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Is your business prepared to survive a disaster?

July 21 2017
Forty percent of businesses do not reopen after a disaster and another 25 percent fail within one year. But by taking action in advance to prepare, businesses can increase their chance of getting back on their feet financially and keeping their doors open.

Does my home insurance cover storm damage?

July 17 2017
When bad weather causes damage, Home insurance coverage for a storm related losses can depend on the situation as well as on what type of coverage you’ve purchased. Typical homeowner policies (HO3 policy form) include coverage for a variety of causes of loss; however, certain causes of loss may be excluded, which helps to keep policies affordable. Learn more about homeowner insurance and storm protection.

Top 10 small business insurance claims

July 11 2017
Four out of 10 small businesses are likely to experience a property or general liability claim in the next 10 years. Check out these top 10 business claim situations and then determine if it's time to review and perhaps update your coverage.

Hurricane season insurance checklist

July 01 2017
With the June start of hurricane season, it's a good time to check your homeowners or renters insurance—and this handy list from the Insurance Information Institute will make it easy to be sure you’re well-prepared in case a storm comes your way.

A full insurance review is worth your time

June 21 2017
it's worth talking to your insurance representative periodically to review your coverage even if you don't have a specific issue to take care of. Changes in your life can impact your needs and you may not realize it, and insurance companies often come out with new coverage options that you should consider.

Insurance for Uber, Lyft and other TNC drivers - close the gaps

June 20 2017
If you drive for a Transportation Network Company (TNC), there’s good news on the insurance front. Several insurance carriers are now offering a personal auto insurance policy endorsement to close a coverage gap that exists for TNC drivers. Drivers need to clearly understand the details of how the TNC provided insurance and their personal auto insurance coverage work to provide coverage because there are often gaps.

Does your business comply with MA independent contractor law?

June 15 2017
Companies using independent contractors need to evaluate these relationships using a three-part test to determine whether the worker classification is proper under the MA state laws. If an employer identifies an issue but does nothing, they risk stiff penalties.

Safe boating checklist

June 13 2017
Whether you're a new or experienced boating enthusiast or simply a novice passenger, this boating safety checklist can help you prepare for a safe and and fun day on the water.

Lawnmower safety

June 09 2017
Annually, approximately 75,000 people are injured seriously enough by lawnmowers to require emergency room medical treatment. Only a small percentage of the injuries are caused by mechanical failure; most are the result of human error. Here are some tips to follow before and while mowing your lawn.

Grilling safely

June 02 2017
Every year, millions of Americans safely enjoy outdoor barbecues, but accidents do happen. According to the U.S. Fire Administration, about 5,700 grill fires take place on residential property every year. The best way to enjoy a summer of outdoor barbecues is to take steps to prevent accidents, including maintaining your grill and using it safely.