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If you are accumulating wealth quickly and live the comfortable life with a large house, luxury car and other expensive assets, you've no doubt already insured all of those belongings.
You should prepare for increases in your commercial vehicle insurance coverage for 2017 as accidents, injuries and costs rise for the first time in decades and insurers make up for years of low pricing.
The owners of a new company found a building on the market for an affordable price, so they bought it. Built in the 1940s to manufacture aircraft for the war effort, the metal structure had a large open space.
There may be the occasion when you have to send executives or a team overseas for work. And depending on the destination, the risks will vary - more in some countries and less in others.
Cyber attacks are on the rise, and "phishing" - the practice of tricking insiders into answering e-mails, clicking links or otherwise exposing company networks to criminal intruders - is a leading tactic.
Hurricane Irma highlighted how fragile America's supply and logistical chains can be. Thanks to a variety of technologies like RFID tracking and just-in-time supply chain management, U.S. businesses are running leaner than ever. And sometimes, all it takes is a bump in the road to show us just how lean, and how easy it is for events beyond anyone's control to wreak havoc with a business's ability to function.
Traditionally, insurance has relied on information asymmetry: The insurance carrier has had the advantage of access to reams of actuarial data which it uses to price policies, while the customer has had the advantage of more intimate knowledge of his or her own particular situation.
By now, you've likely noticed that your commercial automotive insurance rates have been increasing since last year, and for now there seems to be no slowing the momentum.
OSHA will make inspections of a workplace for a variety of reasons, including following a worker injury and always after a worker's death.
If you operate a company that has a fleet of commercial vehicles, or if you are the owner and operator of a trucking business, then you will need to select a commercial insurance policy for your vehicles. The definition of “commercial vehicle” can vary from state to state, so to start, it is a good idea to check what that definition is in your state.