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The Recreation Industry is not all fun & games: Capitalize on the growing need for recreation insurance

The Recreation Industry is Not All Fun & Games

  Thrill seekers can be risk takers; the recreation industry doesn’t have that luxury. This business sector is experiencing rapid growth and requires specialty insurance solutions that can keep pace. Eighteen million people annually use commercial zip lines. Thirty million people ride horses. When accidents happen, lawsuits may follow—resulting in legal fees and potential punitive…

Look Out Below: Underground storage tanks present opportunities for brokers and agents

Look Out Below: Underground storage tanks present opportunities for brokers and agents

Not all time bombs tick. In the case of underground storage tanks, they corrode. As a result of corrosion, improper installation and piping failures, tanks storing fuels and other hazardous substances can leak dangerous chemicals, resulting in contaminated soil and polluted groundwater. With many tanks being installed prior to stricter EPA regulations, the market is ripe with…

Open For Business: Commercial Umbrella Coverage

Open For Business: Commercial Umbrella Coverage

One of the most pervasive requisites of being a business today is contending with increasingly complex liability laws. Courts continue to broaden the definition of liability, incurring a sharp rise in claims and award amounts. To counter a volatile regulatory landscape, small commercial businesses need to augment their protection with a commercial umbrella policy. Traditional policies…

Opportunity’s New Address

With millennials foregoing traditional homeownership in favor of renting, the home-rental industry is booming. For investors, the strategy to gain from this trend seems simple. Buy a vacant property below market price. Refurbish it. Rent it out for a profit. Unfortunately, landlords may not fully understand the exposures they face, leaving them underinsured. Protect your…

A Healthy Opportunity

Thousands of Baby Boomers are turning 65 every day, increasing the demand for healthcare services. Many of those in this aging population have multiple chronic conditions. Consequently, there is a growing demand for a wide variety of caregivers. All these professionals, facilities and services are going to need liability insurance. Even if members in this…