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Time to Update Your Company’s Emergency Preparedness Plan

Time to Update Your Company’s Emergency Preparedness Plan

Emergencies can happen anytime, any place. If there is a fire, a safety incident, or another emergency at your company, what happens next? Emergencies are always stressful, so an educated team that is prepared for next steps can make the entire experience safer and prevent the risk of property damage… Read more »

Always Involved, Paul Davis Supports Local Community Needs

Always Involved, Paul Davis Supports Local Community Needs

Across North America, communities trust Paul Davis to be there anytime night or day, to help in times of great distress, to recover from disasters of all kinds, to pitch in anywhere neighbors need a hand. Here are just a few of the many charitable causes that Paul Davis supported… Read more »

How Paul Davis Employs Hydroxyls to Neutralize Fire Odors in Commercial Buildings
Right Time to Attend IICRC Certified Continuing Education Classes at Paul Davis

Right Time to Attend IICRC Certified Continuing Education Classes at Paul Davis

Insurance professionals and commercial restoration contractors are multi-talented. They assess damaged roofs and process mold claims expertly. They spot ineffective drying, navigate complicated regulatory landscapes and capably undertake a vast range of additional mitigation and restoration duties. Maintaining this broad expertise – and meeting diverse licensing requirements in different municipalities… Read more »

Smart Ways That Facility Managers Prepare for Unexpected Power Outages

Smart Ways That Facility Managers Prepare for Unexpected Power Outages

Worn machinery, storms, downed tree limbs, peak demand times, even wild animals contacting transformers can bring commerce to an abrupt halt when the power goes out. Unfortunately, power outages occur more often in the United States than in any other industrialized nation. Further, they are becoming more frequent as our… Read more »

Avoid 10 Common Fire Safety Violations in Commercial Buildings

Avoid 10 Common Fire Safety Violations in Commercial Buildings

Sparked in an overstuffed rag bin, the 1911 Triangle Shirtwaist Fire in New York City killed 145 workers in just 18 minutes. Multiple factors led to one of the deadliest business disasters in history – among them, firefighting ladders could not reach the eighth-floor blaze – but the building itself… Read more »

Know the Seven Frequent Sources of Commercial Water Damage

Know the Seven Frequent Sources of Commercial Water Damage

Commercial building owners and managers are frequently troubled by the many ways that water escapes its confines. Dripping, leaking, soaking, spraying, trickling – water damages right out in the open, or silently behind the scenes. It’s insidious, seeping into the tightest crevices and even soaking into hard materials like concrete… Read more »

Understanding How Assignment of Benefits Abuse Harms Homeowners

Understanding How Assignment of Benefits Abuse Harms Homeowners

When a fire or flood strikes a neighborhood home, a crowd inevitably gathers at the heartbreaking scene: concerned neighbors, family, emergency personnel and passersby. More and more, these tragedies draw a different throng that shows up just as fast: contractors and public adjusters clamoring to help shocked homeowners recover. They… Read more »

Paul Davis Gives Back to Local Communities

Paul Davis Gives Back to Local Communities

With locations across North America, Paul Davis is honored to help local communities not only by responding to disasters but also by pitching in to support local causes with corporate backing, people, expertise, time and funds. Here are just a few of the many charitable initiatives Paul Davis employees supported… Read more »