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8 Non-Profit Insurance Needs

Like for-profit companies, a non-profit company has many unique challenges. More often than not, you will need multiple non-profit insurance policies to stay fully protected.

Whether your company is a global non-profit helping others around the world or a local affiliate making a difference in a small community, insuring against day-to-day risks just makes sense.

Common Coverage

The needs of non-profit businesses vary, but these

July 24th, 2018|Non-Profit|

Tips to Minimize Franchise Risk

Whatever type of franchise you own, working to minimize franchise risks just makes sense. Protect your franchise, employees and customers from everyday risks with these best practices.

Don’t rush hiring

Pre-screen potential employees and hold one or even two interviews with the same person before hiring them. A thorough hiring process will ensure the employee is a good fit for your franchise and will

July 18th, 2018|Franchise, Uncategorized|

Small Business Insurance

Whether you own a print shop, photography business, engineering firm, or any other of the millions of small businesses, you need small business insurance to cover the many risks you face. Ultimately the insurance you select for your business will protect against risks in four categories – customers, income, employees and property.

 Policies designed for small businesses

Likely, your business will not need all

July 18th, 2018|Small Business|

Protecting Personally Identifiable Information

In today’s technology-driven economy, companies across all industries store large amount of their clients’ information. Personally Identifiable Information (PII) is extremely valuable for cyber terrorists, and without the proper protection, businesses are prime target for cyber terrorists.

While stories of cyber-attacks in the news focus on large corporation hacks like Target and Equifax, small businesses are attacked every day.

What is Personally

June 27th, 2018|Legal|

Risk Management Tips for the Home Care Industry

Workers in the home care industry are subject to more frequent and severe injuries than providers who work in controlled settings. At Lockton Affinity, our approach is based on providing exception, personal service, partnership and free resources. These risk and claims management tips are designed to help keep your staff, clients and business safe:

  • Communicate with clients.

Discuss with each client that

June 25th, 2018|Healthcare|

Details about Franchise Insurance

Franchise insurance is critical for both franchisors and franchisees to protect the franchise system and manage compliance. Unfortunately, a franchise system has many unique challenges and often requires multiple types of insurance policies for both parties. Read on to learn about franchise insurance.

 

Typical Coverage for Franchisors

As a franchisor, you face industry risks, as well as risks from the franchise system itself.

April 3rd, 2018|Uncategorized|

Tips to Minimize Risk in the Financial Industry

Whether you are an investment advisor, a lawyer or an accountant, it is important to minimize risk in the financial industry. Protect your business and clients from everyday risks with these best practices:

Screen Your Clients

Landing a new client is often the result of weeks or even months of hard work. While the idea of a new prospect is exciting, it is important

March 22nd, 2018|Uncategorized|

Why Proper Medical Documentation is Critical

As a healthcare professional, you know proper medical documentation is important for many reasons. With precise information, each health care professional to treat a patient can review the correct information at various stages of treatment and provide the best care.

Detailed information is also extremely important in the case of a malpractice lawsuit against members of the health care team. Comprehensive, professional

March 22nd, 2018|Uncategorized|

10 Loss Prevention Tips for Attorneys

From clear communication to proper documentation, there are many ways you can prevent malpractice claims and subsequent loss at your firm. Follow these loss prevention tips for attorneys to protect your firm.

Choosing Clients

  1. Avoid Conflicts of Interest

Allegations of conflict of interest drive both frequency and severity. Watch carefully for conflicts arising from dealings with former or current clients and avoid those arising

March 22nd, 2018|Legal|

The Difference Between General and Umbrella Liability Insurance

Lockton Affinity offers a variety of policy types to fit the complex insurance needs of clients like you. Despite the differences of many companies and organizations, one of the most common insurance policies needed is liability coverage.

However, there are many types of liability coverage. For example, Lockton Affinity offers:

  • Cyber Liability
  • Employment Practices Liability
  • Excess Liability Insurance
  • Fiduciary Liability
March 21st, 2018|Uncategorized|