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Mitigating Cyber Liability Risks for Small Business Owners

Posted on: September 15, 2014 by Caitlin Morgan

Mitigating Cyber Liability Risks for Small Business Owners HSB, part of reinsurer Munich Re, and Trail of Bits, a cyber security firm in New York held a “Hacker Lab” event where by small business owners got an inside view of how cyber criminals work. “White hat” hackers used a simulated small business system to demonstrate […] Read More

Posted in: Cyber Liability

A Look Back at Superstorm Sandy and Business Preparedness

Posted on: October 24, 2013 by Caitlin Morgan

Comprehensive Insurance, Disaster Planning, Business Continuity All Critical  As we approach the one-year mark when Super Storm Sandy battered the East Coast, many in our industry, business and government are looking at the lessons to be learned and where we’re at when it comes to preparedness. Sandy was the deadliest storm in the northeastern United […] Read More

Posted in: Commercial Property Insurance Insurance News

Attorney Business Transactions Affect Professional Liability Claims

Posted on: August 9, 2012 by Caitlin Morgan

Attorney Business Transactions Affect Professional Liability Claims Business transactions representations (such as negotiation and drafting sales agreements, agency agreements, entertainment contracts and commercial transactions) are a staple of practice for many attorneys throughout the country – particularly for small to midsize firms. According to a study by a major insurer of 35 attorneys carrying professional […] Read More

Posted in: Professional Liability

Workers Comp Hit by Rates, Rising Medical Costs & Underwriting Losses

Posted on: July 17, 2012 by Caitlin Morgan

Workers Comp Hit by Rates, Rising Medical Costs & Underwriting Losses In the last year or so, we have seen Workers Comp rates continually rise. California was hit with an increase in earlier this year of 37% and most recently the state’s insurance department approved an 8.25% workers comp advisory pure premium rate hike for […] Read More

Posted in: Workers Comp Workers Compensation

Cost Containment in Workers Compensation A Priority for Businesses

Posted on: May 8, 2012 by Caitlin Morgan

  Safety Seen As Most Effective Tool A recent survey indicates that employers across 20 different sectors representing 3,500 businesses across the country view cost containment of Workers Compensation as their number-one concern for 2012. In fact, 59% percent of employers say they are very or somewhat concerned about cost containment this year. This isn’t […] Read More

Posted in: Workers Compensation