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10/12/2016 10:36 AM | 0 Comments

As a homeowner, fire prevention should be at the top of your to-do list. Eastern Insurance created a list of reminders to help keep your house and family safe and minimize the possibility of unexpected blazes. Check your home from top to bottom with our tips to ensure that every room is clear of fire hazards [...]


9/26/2016 4:07 PM | 0 Comments

Moving and storage companies face many risks due to the nature of moving households or businesses. Whether your company is large or small, it doesn’t matter — you’re still dealing with other people’s stuff! And many times, the value of the items you’re moving and storing is extremely high. Luckily, you can program your insurance protection with the right coverage to respond to expensive claims and pay for the legal defense to settle a loss. These are the insurance policies and bonding you need if you own a moving or storage business. [...]


9/11/2016 11:05 AM | 0 Comments

If you are thinking about putting your car to work for you, or if you have already signed up with one of these services, understand the insurance implications and if you will be covered in the event of an accident or collision. 

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8/21/2016 7:14 PM | 0 Comments

Your nonprofit organization may be dependent on a team of volunteers on the Board and on the staff to run its operations. Even if a team member commits to long-term service, things happen in life that may cause a disruption to their commitment. Your nonprofit should be prepared for unexpected changes, such as the resignation of a key Board member or a dedicated staff member. By creating a careful plan of succession with our tips, your nonprofit organization can make sure the least amount of disruption occurs in the event that a key board member or staff member leaves.


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8/8/2016 7:16 AM | 1 Comments


From medical accidents to falls in the weight room and broken equipment, there are many unique risks to running a fitness business. Whether you own a cycling studio, yoga studio, martial arts studio, or gym, you will need various forms of coverage to protect your clients, employees, and business.  
Here are ten types of insurance coverage you need if you own a fitness or health business.

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8/2/2016 11:49 AM | 0 Comments

Summertime is the season to get out, explore, and bring the family pet along for the ride. However, pets are at a high risk of njury and even death when temperatures skyrocket. It may seem harmless to leave your pets in the backseat for a short time while you and the family grab an ice cream cone. However, just a few minutes in the car, even with the windows down, can be dangerous or even fatal to your smaller, four-legged companions.  [...]


7/6/2016 6:08 AM | 0 Comments

As a nonprofit organization, most of your workforce is probably comprised of volunteers. These individuals devote their time and energy to help the community through your organization. Though these individuals offer their services without expecting compensation, they still require supervision to ensure that their jobs are done correctly. Furthermore, it is important for your organization to manage its volunteers to minimize the risk of harm to the community members you serve and the volunteers themselves. Learn more about liability policies and ways to manage your volunteers. 


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7/6/2016 6:03 AM | 0 Comments

Welcome to the premier of the Eastern Insurance Nonprofit blog series! While Eastern and the insurance companies we represent have been major providers of both Property & Casualty Insurance and Employee Benefits to the Nonprofit industry for many years, we are excited to launch this new monthly resource. 

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6/29/2016 11:07 AM | 0 Comments

Summertime and the living is easy! From BBQs and pool days to making s'mores and watching fireworks, there are plenty of ways to enjoy the warm days of summer. In the midst of all the fun though, it can be easy to forget about important safety precautions. Our outdoor safety tips about grilling, pools, fireworks, and campfires will help you prevent injury while enjoying summer to its fullest!


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