Category Archives: Business Insurance

Motivating Your Employees to Go Above & Beyond

As a small business owner, you rely on your employees. While finding the right people is the first step to creating the best infrastructure for your business, how do you keep them giving 110%? In this article, we’re going to … Continue reading

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Preparing Your Small Business For Flu Season

Between January and end of March, the flu virus runs rampant across the United States. As affected employees can cut down on productivity and efficiency, it’s time to take the necessary precautions to prevent it from hitting your office. Keep in … Continue reading

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The Holidays are Here! Is Your Business Ready?

Despite the fact that you can buy Christmas ornaments before Halloween at many big-box retail stores, the week before Thanksgiving is the official start of the holiday season. The holidays are here! Is your business ready? Don’t underestimate the importance … Continue reading

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Hurricane Preparedness Checklist

As a New York business owner, you undoubtedly wear many hats. On the day to day, you oversee various business developments and administrative responsibilities that keep your business thriving. In addition to these responsibilities, however,  you also have to anticipate the … Continue reading

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Is Your Business ADA Compliant?

If you think your New York Small Business is immune from Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) requirements because you have just a few employees or none of your employees are disabled, think again. All businesses are required to follow ADA requirements. … Continue reading

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New Overtime Rule: What Your Business Needs to Know

Regardless of what industry you’re in, big changes regarding employee compensation are fast approaching. The U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) has issued a rule changing the threshold governing which employees are entitled to overtime compensation. Employers across the country are … Continue reading

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What You Need to Know About the New SOLAS Weight Requirement

If you’re involved in the ocean freight industry, Inland Marine Insurance will protect your financial interests should your vessels be damaged or involved in an accident. Effective July 1, 2016, a new Safety of Life at Sea (SOLAS) Convention requirement … Continue reading

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How to Reduce the Risk of a Public Liability Claim

If you own a business, especially a small business, you wear many hats. You’re in charge of hiring, new business development, IT, accounting, and perhaps even cleaning the office. You don’t have much extra time in the workday to deal … Continue reading

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What is New York Boiler and Machinery Insurance?

What is New York Boiler and Machinery Insurance?  Machinery plays an integral part in the day to day functions of New York manufacturers; yet standard New York commercial property insurance seldom offers the depth of coverage needed to protect these … Continue reading

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Does Your Business Need Brooklyn D&O Insurance?

Does Your Business Need Brooklyn D&O Insurance?  Litigation has become increasingly common for American businesses.  From product disputes to contract and policy violations, any operation could face a variety of legal complications which could have damaging effects. The reality today … Continue reading

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