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Friday, July 6, 2018Getting a Trampoline? Understand the Risks and Your Liability As summer approaches, many families with children will buy trampolines or bring one out from winter storage so the kids and their friends - and maybe even parents - can bounce to their hearts' delight. READ MORE >>
Monday, July 2, 2018Hiring a Contractor? Make Sure They're Insured
When you hire contractors, electricians or other home repair specialists, you may shop around on price and go with the least expensive one.
But if a contractor comes in with a bid that is much lower than the competition, it could mean they are cutt... READ MORE >>
Friday, April 20, 2018Dog Owners Are Liable When Their Pets Bite There were over 77 million domestic dogs residing in homes across the United States between 2015 and 2016. This was a finding in a survey conducted by the American Pet Products Association. According to the Centers for Disease Control, there are over 4. READ MORE >>
Monday, April 16, 2018Have a new Drone? Understand Your Liability Risks More and more American homes include a new addition: a drone. While these gadgets can be loads of fun to fly, they also come with responsibility and risk of property damage and bodily injury. And as people start flying drones, there will be accidents and injuries followed by claims and even lawsuits. READ MORE >>
Friday, April 13, 2018Why You Can't Afford to Not Have Professional Liability Insurance At some point, most businesses are involved in some type of legal dispute, be it over an alleged physical or property damage to a third party or financial injury to a competitor, client or vendor. READ MORE >>
Friday, February 23, 2018The Wealth Trap: Underinsuring Liability, Over-insuring Assets If you are accumulating wealth quickly and live the comfortable life with a large house, luxury car and other expensive assets, you've no doubt already insured all of those belongings. READ MORE >>
Friday, February 2, 2018The Proper Amount of Business Liability Coverage There is no set formula regarding how much liability a business needs. However, the more coverage you have, the more bulletproof your business becomes. If you are running a very successful business, you will probably want minimal disruption if an incident occurs in which you may be seen as liable. READ MORE >>
Friday, November 24, 2017How Much Umbrella Liability Protection do you Need? One million dollars is the minimum amount of coverage for an umbrella policy. However, insurance companies usually offer these types of insurance policies in one million dollar increments and often go up to five or ten million. READ MORE >>
Monday, November 20, 2017Why Your Business Needs an Umbrella Liability Policy If you own a business or commercial property, consider how easily you could absorb events like these: You own an apartment building with a porch that does not have railings. One of your tenants falls from it. READ MORE >>
Friday, November 3, 2017Keeping it Safe, and Limiting Liability During Holidays Since the holiday season or your party is only once a year, it's easy to overlook safety even though you already incorporate it into the other aspects of your operations. READ MORE >>