Pathway to Violence – Warning Signs and What You Can Do

On March 22, 2017 the Ocean City Hotel Motel Restaurant Association hosted a Terrorism Awareness Session for businesses in Ocean City and Surrounding Areas. James M. Schwartz who is a Task Force Officer in the Joint Terrorism Task Force with the FBI presented information to many local businesses on what to look out for and…

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Fire Code Updated for High Rises in Ocean City

On April 3,2017 the Town of Ocean City Council took the Fire Marshal’s recommendation and made a change to the fire code as it pertains to buildings over 50 feet (high rises). In its current status, the fire code required heat sensors that would activate similar to a smoke detector and sound an alarm. Several…

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Maryland looks for new ways to priortize transportation project funding

The State of Maryland is working to review the process in which state funding is issued for transportation projects. The state currently has 73 major priority transportation projects. In the current scoring system only a handful of those projects would be funded. In the current session legislators and the Governor are trying to find alternatives…

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Preventing Cargo Theft

Cargo theft is a huge risk for those in the transportation industry. Per FBI reports, cargo theft in the united states is a $30 billion dollar a year business. It is important for our insureds to take some standard protections against cargo theft. Traveler's list these 6 tips to protect cargo: 1. Use high security…

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