Deeley Serves – August 2020

Deeley Insurance Group is proud to sponsor the Ocean Pines Golf Members’ Council annual scholarship. Scholarships are awarded to local high school seniors who have exhibited an interest in the game of golf and who have demonstrated exemplary academic and extracurricular records. Since 2017, the Golf Members Council has awarded over $22,000 in scholarships. To…

No Trespassing in Ocean City

The Ocean City Police Department (OCPD) is urging residents, communities, and business owners to join the Trespass Enforcement Authorization Program (TEAP). During evening and nighttime hours it is difficult for law enforcement to reach managers and homeowners in order to get permission to enforce laws on private property. This program will authorize the police to…

Directors & Officers Insurance Trends for Community Associations

Community Associations are starting to see premium increases in the Directors & Officers (D&O) policies. Kevin Davis Insurance offers three reasons for these increases: COVID–19 Social Inflation Increase in Enforcement Challenges COVID–19 Community Associations are concerned about COVID–19 and how to continue to operate the association during this pandemic. Possible claims arise when the Board…

How to Protect Employees from Heat-Related Illnesses

As summer temperatures start to rise, so does the risk of your employees experiencing heat-related illness. In fact, recent research from the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) found that thousands of employees become ill from work-related heat exposure every year. Despite these numbers, you can help protect your employees from heat-related illness this summer…

Managing Employees Who Struggle in the Remote Environment

As many organizations are adapting to newly remote teams, leaders are challenged with addressing the challenges of the remote environment. Remote work remains a relevant topic for employers, and it will continue post-coronavirus. Many managers find themselves tasked with effectively leading remote employees and helping their teams adapt to the virtual workplace.   Challenges of…