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Industry Related Articles

Check out the articles below for industry related information and tips for keeping your insurance premiums to a minimum.

November 15, 2018

How to Avoid Flat Roof Cave-ins During Heavy Snow

There’s nothing more picturesque than a fresh coat of snow laying silent and pristine across roads, yards, and even rooftops. The buildup of snow, no matter how pretty, can cause a lot of damage to roofs, especially flat roofs. Flat roofs can’t use gravity like your average pitched roof can to discard snow and ice […]

Business Insurance, Condo Associations, Home Insurance, Personal Insurance, Professional Office Buildings, Property Insurance, Team Zak
October 10, 2018

The Risks of Hiring Inexperienced Truck Drivers

Commercial truck drivers are involved in so many industries – from long-haul truckers to movers to even construction companies, but the candidate pool to fill the greatly increasing positions are shrinking as the current average driver age of 55 keeps rising. A 2017 report by the American Trucking Association found that there is a need […]

Business Insurance, Car & Truck Insurance, Construction & Contractors, Fleet & Livery, Specialty Insurance, Team Zak
September 1, 2018

Benefits of Remote Employees During a Crisis

The month of September is National Preparedness Month, and while you’ll probably see a ton of blogs and articles about having an emergency plan, and how to manage your business when disaster strikes, we thought we’d take a positive spin, and discuss how your remote employees can keep your business afloat during a disaster or […]

Business Insurance, Liability Insurance, Professional Office Buildings, Property Insurance, Specialty Insurance, Team Zak
July 20, 2018

Prevent Slips, Trips & Falls at Your Condo Association

Slip and fall claims cost businesses, including Condo Associations, over $11 Billion per year.  Condo associations are unique because they often have public access areas such as sidewalks open to individuals other than unit owners.  Associations may often see claims brought on by vendors, delivery people, and the general public for injuries caused by uneven […]

Business Insurance, Condo Associations, Liability Insurance