Category Archives: Risk Tips

Manage your legal risk — small business tips

You know that saying, “ignorance is bliss”? Well, when it comes to the law, it’s definitely a bad idea for a small business owner. An unexpected legal dispute can be … Read more

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Who needs professional liability insurance, or E&O?

Who needs professional liability insurance, or E&OAmong the findings from our recent survey that surprised us, was the number of SMB owners who don’t have the right insurance.

Like sales, marketing and media consultants, engineers and … Read more

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Avoiding an insurance claim during the holiday rush

retailer_insuranceThe holiday season is a busy time of year for retailers, but being busy comes with an increased risk of insurance claims. If you haven’t done so already, now is … Read more

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How does an errors and omissions policy protect me?

How an errors and omissions policy protects you,  is a question we get asked a lot. How does errors and omissions insurance protect me - keep calm and carry on sign with toy cars

It’s a good one though, and worth taking time to think about.

The typical … Read more

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Types of insurance a non-profit organization needs

Fewer risks, fewer claims. Size up the needs of your non-profit organization to help you find the right type of insurance.
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Why should I use an insurance broker?

WHY - quinn.anyaAs a small business owner, you know you need to find affordable small business insurance that protects your company from risk, and provides benefits to your employees.

However, in this … Read more

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Do I need general liability insurance?

Enter at your own risk! Explore The BruceAs a business owner, purchasing general liability insurance is one of the most vital decisions you must make.  This important coverage protects your business assets in the event that you … Read more

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What is a claims made policy?

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What is a claims made policy? It’s a classic example of insurance-speak, is what it is.

One of the big problems with business insurance (and insurance generally) is jargon. It’s … Read more

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The importance of client sign off

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Seems straightforward enough doesn’t it? Do the work, get it signed-off, everyone’s happy.

Well yes and no. Although it sounds pretty straightforward, the whole subject … Read more

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Industry focus – Web designers

The internet is a wonderful thing. Discuss.

Close up image of a spider on a web Well it’s big, certainly. Beautiful too? That probably depends on your point of view…

What’s not in doubt is that it’s quickly become … Read more

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