Mid-States Agencies Blog: business insurance
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Wednesday, August 29, 2018Many businesses buy commercial insurance thinking that the policy they have covers most if not all things that might go wrong and cause a loss to their business. That kind of thinking can lead to an uninsured loss. We take the time to educate ourselves on your risks, and then design an insurance program to meet your needs. READ MORE >>
Wednesday, June 27, 2018Many businesses today offer college students the opportunity to hold a summer intern position. These can be rewarding for the college student as well as provide some help to the business. Offering paid or non-paid internships can create risk for your business. READ MORE >>
Wednesday, June 6, 2018An Employment Liability Update
If you have employees, you are at risk for employment liability claims. Legislation such as the Family Medical Leave Act and the Americans With Disabilities Act, plus a growing number of job-related lawsuits and claims, have created the need for business owne... READ MORE >>
Monday, May 21, 2018A Commercial Insurance Update When was the last time you had a business insurance review? If it has been more than two years, it is time. Risk and claims trends are causing many business owners to rethinking their commercial or business insurance programs. We live in a world where lawsuits are common. READ MORE >>
Wednesday, May 9, 2018A Business Insurance Update We live in a society where there are more lawyers than doctors. It seems that the typical response when someone has had damages inflicted is to hire a lawyer and threaten a lawsuit. Most businesses can’t afford to be in court to defend every action. READ MORE >>
Wednesday, April 4, 2018A Business Insurance Update We live in a changing world, and your business insurance needs to be changing as well. In order to keep your commercial insurance up to date, you need to have the ability to change and update your insurance program on a regular basis. READ MORE >>
Tuesday, April 3, 2018A Business Insurance Update Every business owns business property, and you may also own the building in which you run your operations. Property insurance protects the physical assets your nonprofit owns – such as computers, office equipment, buildings, furniture, fixtures, and other property. READ MORE >>
Wednesday, March 28, 2018A Business Insurance Update If you think about it, your business faces risks every day. When you open your doors, you have the risk of having sick or injured employees, customer complainants, and vendors who fail to deliver on their promises. READ MORE >>
Wednesday, March 14, 2018A Business Insurance Update We understand every business is unique. You serve people first and foremost. Just because you are a small business does not mean you are exempt from litigation. Every business large or small needs general liability insurance to protect your organization from unforeseen events. READ MORE >>
Wednesday, October 12, 2016What is a Fidelity Bond?
A fidelity bond, or employee dishonesty, is not insurance but it protects your business against specific losses that may occur from the dishonest acts of employees. The fidelity bond coverage guarantees that the insurance company will pay the insured business for money o... READ MORE >>