Winter weather causes millions of dollars of damage to businesses each year. While nobody wants to think about the cold and blustery conditions that occur each winter, it’s important to plan, prepare, and take ongoing measures to avoid problems such as power outages, water pipe freeze-ups, flooding, ice damming, and roof collapses.
We offer the following tips on winter weather preparedness for your business.
Monitor the snow and ice load on your roof to prevent damage or a possible collapse.
NOTICE: This information is provided solely as an insurance risk management tool. It is provided with the understanding that the member insurance companies of the Utica National Insurance Group ("Utica National") are not providing legal advice, or any other professional services or advice. Utica National shall have no liability to any person or entity with respect to any loss or damages alleged to have been caused, directly or indirectly, by the use of this information. You are encouraged to consult an attorney or other professional for advice on these issues.