Video #1: How to insure Garages
Video #2: Risk Overview
Video #3: Garages Questionnaire Pt. 1
Video # 4: Garages Questionnaire Pt. 2
I Bet the Named Insured Doesn't Own the Building! Have You Asked?
Never assume the named insured owns the building. You need to ask what seems like a ridiculous question because ownership of the building may be held by another "person" related to the operation. The president of the corporation may own the building personally, but in his mind there is no difference. Not protecting the actual owner can create a huge gap in coverage.
Video #5: Business Personal Property Pt. 1
Video #6: Business Personal Property Pt. 2
Video #7: Inland Marine - Accounts Receivable
Video #8: Crime - Employee Dishonesty
Video #9: General Liability Pt. 1
Is Policy Language Always Sufficient?
Insurance policies are simply contracts and, when disputes arise, policy language is often relied upon to support arguments for or against coverage. This is a major reason why clear wording is very important. Court cases are a significant source that triggers changes in policy language. They may occur either through the impact of actual cases or indirectly through changes in law that have their origins in addressing wider spread situations on how insurance responds to certain types of losses. Examples involve confusion over water-related losses, concurrent causes of loss and confusion over how the word “insured.”
With regard to more parties being granted insured status, insurers recognize that coverage obligations should be extended under certain circumstances. However, carriers want to have sufficient knowledge of parties that they may be obligated to reimburse or defend against claims.
Click here for an excerpt of wording on “Who Is An Insured” found in the ISO Commercial General Liability’s coverage analysis in PF&M.
Video #10: General Liability Pt. 2
Video #11: Environmental Impairment
Video #12: Business Autos
Video #13: Workers Compensation
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The Insurance Industry Is Giving Back to Disabled Vets: Your Help is Needed
Personal Auto Insurance Basics
Determining Your Car's Value and Cost of Repair
Homeowner's / Renter's Insurance Basics
Informed Citizen: Renters Insurance Video
My homeowners' policy covers that?
From falling objects to stolen credit cards, homeowners' insurance covers some uncommon issues. Read more
Miscellaneous Personal Lines
Small Business Insurance Basics
Understanding Business Owners Policies (BOPs) Article
Insurance Fraud Prevention
Colossal crash ring in permanent reverse
Ethics in the Insurance Industry
If you appreciate the kindness shown you by others, say it with actions as well as words.
The people who enjoy the greatest financial and personal success in life are those who build lasting relationships — with business associates, friends, co-workers, and others. They take the time and trouble to stay in touch, and they make sure that when someone does a good deed for them, they respond in kind. Build your network of personal and professional friends by taking the initiative and being a friend.
Smile A While
A retired insurance agent, now in his mid-70's and about to receive anesthesia, is on the operating table awaiting surgery. He insisted that his son, a renowned surgeon, should perform the operation.
The old man signaled to speak to his son.
"Yes, Dad, what is it?" asked the son. "Don't be jittery son, perform your best, and never forget that if it fails, if something should happen to me, your mother will live with you and your wife the rest of her days."
Insurance Coverage en Español
Commercial Lines Quizzes
CCIP Update: Surety and the Construction Risk
CCIP Update: Surety and the Construction Risk
CCIP #1 – Green Building
CCIP #2 Builder's Risk: Installation Floater: Soft Cost
CCIP 2 Builders Risk: Installation Floater: Soft Cost (2020)
CCIP #3 Contractors Equipment: Mobile Equipment: Mobile Business Interruption (2019)
CCIP #3 Contractors Equipment; Mobile Equipment; Mobile Business Interruption (2020)
CCIP #4 Construction Contracts: Property and Liability
CCIP #4 Construction Contracts: Property and Liability (2020)
CCIP #5 - Contractors General Liability: Your Work and Completed Operations
CCIP #6 - Construction Defect
CCIP #6a - Construction Defect
CCIP #7 – Indemnity and Additional Insureds
CCIP #7a: Indemnity and Additional Insureds
CCIP Update: Changing Legal Landscape and Insurance Landscape for Contractors
CCIP #10 Professional Liability
CCIP #11: Case Study on GC vs. Sub-Contractor
CCIP #11a Case Study on GC VS. Sub Contractor Issues and Solutions
CCIP Update: Changing Legal and Insurance Landscape for Contractors
CLIC #1 Overview of Commercial Property Exposures and Insurance Solutions
CLIC #2 Overview of Liability (2019)
CLIC #2 Overview of Liability (2020)
CLIC #3 Non-Profits Business Segment Exposures and Insurance Solutions
CLIC #4 Technology Industry Insurance Exposures and Solutions
CLIC #4 - Technology (2018)
CLIC #4 Technology Industry Insurance Exposures and Solutions (2020)
CLIC #5 Manufacturing Business Segment Exposures and Insurance Solutions
CLIC #6 Retail/Wholesale Business Segment Exposures and Insurance Solutions
CLIC #7 Auto/Garage Business Exposures and Insurance Solutions
CLIC #8 Property Management Business Segment Exposures and Insurance Solutions
CLIC #9 - Food Industry and Restaurants Business
CLIC #10 Hospitality Business Segment Exposures and Insurance Solutions
CLIC #11 - HealthCare Business Segment Exposures and Insurance Solutions
CLIC #12 Educational Institutions Business Segment Exposures and Insurance Solutions
CLIC #12a - Educational Institutions Business Segment Exposures and Insurance Solutions
CLIC Update Agricultural Business
CLIC Update: Winery Business
CLIC Update: Winery Insurance Issues and Solutions
WCIP #1 Workers Compensation Overview (2020)
WCIP#1: Workers Compensation Overview (2019)
WCIP #2 Workers Compensation Coverage Overview and Benefits (2020)
WCIP #2 Workers Compensation Coverage Overview and Benefits (2019)
WCIP #3: Workers Compensation Review of: Applications; Policy Form and Endorsements (2020)
WCIP #3: Workers Compensation Review of: Applications; Policy Form and Endorsements (2019)
WCIP #4: Miscellaneous Workers Compensation Coverages: Foreign, Federal and Marine
WCIP #5: Workers Compensation Calculating Premium and Final Audit
WCIP #6 Workers Compensation Experience Modifications
WCIP #7 - Workers Compensation Alternative Risk Solutions
WCIP #8 Workers Compensation Fraud
WCIP #9 Workers Compensation Risk Management (Be Proactive Rather Than Re-Active)
WCIP #10 Workers Compensation Claims Handling
WCIP #11 Medicare Set-Asides and Workers Compensation
WCIP #12 Workers Compensation Exposures and Solutions by Business Segment