Eastern Insurance's Articles

4/29/2018 8:39 AM | 0 Comments

If you think of it literally, imagine a giant umbrella providing an additional level of protection over the standard liability limits of your homeowners, auto, or renters insurance policy. In the event that a liability claim is made against you, and you were not doing anything illegal at the time, the liability coverage on your standard policies will respond.  [...]

3/26/2018 1:15 PM | 0 Comments

For Women’s History Month, we are pleased to spotlight our client, Whittier Street Health Center, and their President and CEO, Ms. Frederica Williams. Ms. Williams has served Boston’s local communities in this role since 2002, and is largely responsible for making Whittier the incredible resource that it is today. In 2017 alone, Whittier provided over 111,240 clinic visits and more than 22,000 outreach visits, supplying $2,267,000 in free health care to some of Boston’s most underserved residents.


3/19/2018 6:25 AM | 0 Comments

In the event that you have to file an insurance claim due to damage to your home, car, or other personal property, we put together this guide to walk you through the process. At Eastern Insurance, we have a dedicated claims team that will work with you and for you to get your claim processed and resolved. They are always your advocate, and your best resource for follow-up questions, status inquiries, and any other assistance you may need throughout the claims process. 


2/27/2018 5:00 AM | 0 Comments

As the owner or manager of a shelter, you have committed your life to protecting and helping others – but are you protecting yourself? Shelters that support people in need have a unique set of exposures that you should be aware of so that you can make sure your valuable resources are spent serving those in need instead of responding to a liability claim.


2/21/2018 6:00 PM | 0 Comments

For homeowners with either older homes or those with improper insulation, ice dams are a common issue that can develop in the winter. Ice dams are formed when water from melting snow freezes on the edge of your roof above the gutter line. Resulting icicles may be beautiful, but they can pose a serious risk to household members and visitors and can result in costly maintenance bills if they are not properly removed before the next thaw. We have prepared this guide to assist you in understanding how ice dams form as well as how to prevent them in the future. [...]