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Oct 9 2018
A proposal for a (minus) -4.2 percent overall rate change to Idaho workers’ compensation insurance, effective January 1, 2019, has been approved by the Idaho Department of Insurance. The... more ›
Feb 7 2018 Natural disasters in 2017 will have little effect on Commercial Lines premiums in 2018.
That is not to say that natural disasters were insignificant. The record hurricanes, floods,... more ›
Jun 16 2017
A home-based business may void all coverage on your garage/shop.If you have a “home-based” business - even if part-time - at your home residence premises, there are serious insurance... more ›
May 4 2015
A study of 2013 statistics shows 4,585 workers were killed on the job in the United States, and an estimated 50,000 died from occupational diseases, resulting in a loss of 150 workers each... more ›
Apr 1 2015
About 65 percent of on-the-job deaths of truck drivers in 2012 were the result of a motor vehicle crash. More than a third of the drivers who died were not wearing a seat belt. This... more ›
Feb 26 2013 Premiums for insurance is expected to continue a modest rise in 2013.
By John B Sullivan, CIC President, AMERICAN INSURANCE Like our political climate "more of the same" is expected. Loss... more ›
Jul 27 2011 Businesses, even very large ones, are typically not insured for data breach liability claims.
Companies that rely on a Commercial General Liability
(CGL) form, the most common policy form,... more ›
Jul 21 2011 Your small business is a target!
Hackers are expanding their sights beyond multinationals to include any business that stores data in electronic form, according to a ProgramBusiness.com... more ›
Oct 12 2010
WA ballot initiative to privatize workers compensation Watch for November ballot Initiative-1082 The 30 year battle to end the state monopoly of Workers Compensation insurance goes to... more ›
Jul 22 2010
A U.S. Chamber of Commerce study shows that small businesses paid $105.4 billion in 2008 driving up liability insurance costs and forcing labor and benefit reductions. Read more – Tort... more ›