Association Legislative Alert 1/9/2020

We are two day’s into the 2020 WV Legislative Session and we already have bills that could possibly affect our profession. The one of most concern at this time is Senate Bill 218; this bill has been introduced and sponsored by Senator Mark Maynard. (It is similar in scope to the bill sponsored by Delegate [...]

By |2020-01-10T01:54:09+00:00January 10th, 2020|News, Rob's Corner|0 Comments

Remembering A Life: Social Media Made Easy

Many funeral homes engage with their community on social media. As part of NFDA’s Remembering A Life consumer outreach and education initiative, we’ve created ready-to-use social media posts for you to use on your funeral home’s Facebook and Instagram pages! These posts will help you educate your community about the value of funerals and the unique expertise [...]

By |2019-10-24T18:50:14+00:00October 1st, 2019|News|0 Comments

USPS Updates Process for Shipping Cremated Remains

New postal requirements for the shipping of cremated remains go into effect September 30, according to the latest revision to the United States Postal Services’ “How to Package and Ship Cremated Remains” pamphlet. According to T. Scott Gilligan, NFDA general counsel, the most significant change is that USPS will now require Label 139 to be [...]

By |2020-06-05T08:04:17+00:00October 1st, 2019|News|0 Comments