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Posted: November 10, 2014

A study conducted by the Duke University Medical Center found that obese workers file twice as many workers’ compensation claims, were absent from work 13 more days from a work-related injury and had seven times higher medical costs for claims …



Tags: workers compensation

Posted: October 28, 2014

Halloween is in a few days, and many home and business owners don’t realize the risks associated with the holiday. Ghosts and goblins won’t do nearly as much damage as an injured child or a candle fire. Insurance Programs of …



Tags: Business Insurance homeowners insurance safety

Posted: October 21, 2014

Not having coastal flood insurance in Florida is silly; not having coastal flood insurance in Miami is crazy.

Miami’s antiquated flood-control system was designed more than 60 years ago, before the area exploded with development and became one of America’s …



Tags: Coastal property Flood Insurance florida

Posted: September 30, 2014

College students may not have a ton of valuables to insure, but expensive textbooks, laptops and other prize possessions can cost a lot to replace if something should happen to them. Fires, floods, and theft are all potential risks to …



Tags: dorm insurance landlord insurance renters insurance

Posted: September 22, 2014

Beginning January 1, 2015, establishments located within Federal OSHA jurisdiction must comply with new, expanded recordkeeping requirements. Establishments located in states operating their own safety and health programs should contact the appropriate state authority to determine the start date for …



Tags: OSHA safety regulations

Posted: September 15, 2014

Food trucks are quickly growing in popularity within the food industry, but a lot of food truck operators (and even some insurance agents) aren’t sure what type of insurance coverage is needed. If something goes wrong and food truck insurance …



Tags: auto insurance food truck insurance Restaurant Insurance

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