This month: In Search of Education.
FTC and IRS Issue Scam Warnings
Posted: April 14, 2014
If you receive an email allegedly from the FTC or a call from someone claiming to work for the IRS, beware! These emails and calls are scams.
Burial Flags for Veterans
Posted: April 13, 2014
The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) recently shared information with NFDA about how funeral directors can obtain burial flags for the funeral of a veteran.
New OSHA Publication on Preventing Musculoskeletal Disorders
Posted: April 13, 2014
OSHA has developed a new brochure entitled "Safe Patient Handling: Preventing Musculoskeletal Disorders," which focuses on safe patient handling for nursing home and residential care workers. While it does not specifically apply to funeral homes, it does provide important information for funeral professionals because musculoskeletal injuries could occur while lifting, moving or positioning human remains.
If You’re Preplanning Funerals, It’s Time To Get Certified
The NFDA Certified Preplanning Consultant (CPC) designation is the only national certification program in the specialized field of advance funeral planning. It sets you apart from the competition, increases consumer confidence and helps promote preplanning in your community. Invest in your career. Apply today for the upcoming program in Chicago, which will take place May 2-3; the application deadline is this Friday.
Music City Awaits: Network With Peers and See The Sights During the NFDA International Convention & Expo
For Immediate Release: April 11, 2014
Brookfield, Wis. – Those who attend the National Funeral Directors Association's (NFDA) 2014 International Convention & Expo, which will be held October 12-15 at the Music City Center in Nashville, Tenn., can round out their event experience by connecting with colleagues during exclusive social and networking events. The exclusive events for Convention attendees will give them a taste of Nashville's legendary live music, burgeoning restaurant scene and unique culture.
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