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Rolyn's blog serves as a platform to inform and educate our audience on a wide variety of topics related to the restoration and reconstruction industry.

Disasters Happen – It's Not a Matter of If but When

Blogger of the Week - Wednesday, September 07, 2016

Are you and your facility disaster ready? As reported by the American Red Cross, as many as 40 percent of small businesses never reopen following a major natural disaster, such as a flood, tornado or earthquake. A majority of those businesses had no disaster plans or back-up systems in place. Aristotle said it best, “We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, therefore, is not an act but a habit.” The same is true for disaster preparedness and emergency management. As a facility manager, continuous examination of potential building risks and exposures is necessary and should become a habit in your daily work practices. Read More >

React, Recognize, and Reassure: Coping With a Property Loss

Blogger of the Week - Tuesday, August 09, 2016

When a property catches fire or suffers any type of devastating loss, it can be life shattering. As stated by the National Child Traumatic Stress Network, losing one's home or property can lead to depression and elevated levels of distress, including post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD).¹ As an account manager and brand ambassador I often communicate with clients who are in a state of shock. One of the first things I ask is, “Are you okay?” Understanding the emotional state will help me decipher how to best communicate with the client. After gaining this information, I like to implement the three R’s: react, recognize, and reassureRead More >

Rolyn Healthcare Setting the Industry Standard

Blogger of the Week - Wednesday, July 27, 2016

Upon joining the Rolyn team, employees undergo extensive training in HIPAA and OSHA regulations, ILSM, and ICRA standards, ensuring all aspects of a remediation project are in compliance with health and safety laws. Understanding the nuances of healthcare environments – for example, the positive pressurization of operating rooms versus the negative pressure in isolation rooms – is important information to know when determining project parameters. Read More >

Understanding the Insurance Claims Process

Blogger of the Week - Wednesday, July 13, 2016

For most property owners, this may be the first, and hopefully, last time a disaster hits their property. Unless you, the property owner, have filed a claim before and have been through the process of seeing a claim from beginning to end, it can be very complicated. Full service restoration contractors such as Rolyn understand every detailed step involved in navigating a property claim. From the first phone call to finally moving a family or business back into their property, we have the experience and professionalism to help guide you through this complicated process. Read More >

Patient Safety – a Shared Responsibility

Blogger of the Week - Tuesday, June 14, 2016

Healthcare professionals have a common goal: to make people healthy again. To obtain this goal, there are many groups within a healthcare facility that need to work together harmoniously. This goes beyond the clinical side of patient care - cleaning staff, patient transport teams, dietary services, IT, etc., also come into the mix. When a healthcare facility hires a healthcare contractor, you become part of that team and must share the responsibility of patient safety.  Read More >

How Clean is ‘Terminal Clean’?

Blogger of the Week - Tuesday, May 24, 2016

For those who work in healthcare facilities on a regular basis, the phrase terminal clean can mean a variety of things. Terminal cleaning can be performed after a patient has been discharged, prior to a new patient entering the space, or following any renovation, remediation or abatement work in order to recommission the room for patient occupancy. But how effective is terminal cleanRead More >


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