What is National Safety Month?
The month of June was established as National Safety Month by the National Safety Council in 1996. The purpose is to increase awareness of leading safety and health risks likely to cause injury and death. The term safety is defined as the control or elimination of recognized hazards to attain an acceptable level of risk.Read More
Association Insights Technology
Video Door Bells…No Big Deal, Right?
While not new to the marketplace, video doorbells have recently become more than common place and further, have become a bit of a hot topic in the community association world…especially condominiums. Personal and home security is generally top of mind for many of us and with the continuation of technology such as Alexa enabled devices,Read More
Everyday Building Safety
Since June 2021 there has been a lot of interest, among condominium residents and boards of directors, in building safety as it relates to possible structural collapse. Requests have been made of structural engineers to make assessments of buildings to check their structural condition. During these inspections, defects that present life safety hazards have beenRead More
Six Myths About Cyber Exposure for Community Associations
One of the lingering side effects of the global coronavirus pandemic is an abrupt rise of cybercrime attacks. In fact, the FBI’s Internet Crime Complain Center (IC3) reported that the losses experienced by businesses and consumers increased significantly from $1.8 billion in 2020 to $2.4 billion in 2021. It was also reported that the methodsRead More