3 Types of Corporate Insurance You Must Have to Stay Protected

Businesses engage in inherently risky behaviour. It’s impossible to guess at how the consumers might react to a corporation’s actions. If your company gets sued, you’ll want the right type of insurance cover. Likewise, if something happens to key employees within your operation, you’ll want insurance coverage that protects your business and keeps the doors open. General Liability Cover Every business has at least some need for general liability coverage – assuming that customers come to your place of business. General liability covers you if someone is injured on your…

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eQuoteMD Hits Sales Milestone in Number of Physicians Served

A unique, dedicated broker service helps physicians find medical malpractice insurance. St. Louis, MO April 09, 2013: As an online service providing quotes for medical malpractice insurance to physicians, eQuoteMD has achieved a milestone in both the number of physicians served and total premium volume sold. The website, launched only two years ago, has helped thousands of physicians with quotes, policy comparisons, and insurance coverage for malpractice risks. Company executives credit the success to the combination of the ease of use for the customer, collaboration with industry experts, and the…

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What does reputation insurance have to offer?

Both individuals and companies run the risk of having malicious statements made about them in the social media, online forums, websites, along with growing mobile commerce trends as well as blogs, and as this is the case, they may benefit from purchasing insurance coverage that has been designed to protect their reputation on the internet. However, at the same time, these individuals and companies may wonder whether or not this coverage will indeed be worth their while. Many people would argue that because reputation is a person or business’s most…

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In-house attorneys see greater coverage against malpractice allegations with Chubb

Chubb Group of Insurance Companies has announced that it will now be offering a new policy that is designed to help cover the in-house attorneys and their personal assets against allegations of legal malpractice. ChubbSM’s Employed Lawyers Professional Liability will give broad protection to employers as well as their in-house attorneys when they offer services provided by counsel in-house for such activities as providing the board of directors with legal opinions, or giving a review of shareholder communications. The protection is designed to cover defense, settlements, and judgments. It can…

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Financial crisis leads to greater errors and omissions claims in real estate

The errors and omissions liability coverage sector is starting to feel the pinch in the real estate industry as a result of the financial crisis. Trends and developments impact the purchasers of the different kinds of specialty insurance products, such as errors and omissions, D&O, cyber risk, employment practices liability, surplus, marine, and transportation lines. Firms for diversified financial services and banking that have advised their customers to make investments into high risk subprime mortgages or credit default swaps are now experiencing significant claims, and – according to Phil Norton…

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Strategic alliance formed between Aspen U.S. Insurance and V3 Insurance Partners LLC

Aspen U.S. Insurance has announced that it has formed a strategic alliance with the managing general underwriting agency, V3 Insurance Partners, in order to be able to sell the optional premises liability and miscellaneous professional liability program called Vantage 360® MPL+ to every state in the country. This program was created with professional service companies in mind; specifically those with less than $15 million in yearly revenues. The program is for wholesale brokers only by way of V3. Protection is made available on both a non-admitted and admitted basis. V3…

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Buying business insurance to protect yourself and your company

Just as it is important to obtain insurance coverage when you own a house or a car, it is equally important to protect your business. If you are the owner of a company of any size, it is highly recommended that you speak with an independent business insurance agent in order to find out about the types of coverage that are available to you, and to help decide which ones are right for you. This is a decision that should not be rushed, as shopping around will help you to…

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