Posted by Nina Terenzi on Dec 07, 2021

Frigid temperatures, snowstorms, icy roadways and surfaces, and strong winds are all a product of New England winters. These conditions present hazards to everyone, not the least of which are employees who spend a significant part of their workday outside. From illness to injuries, exposure, and even fatalities, it’s important for employers to take necessary precautions to protect them.

Posted by Nina Terenzi on Dec 07, 2021

Home insurance claims are filed 365 days a year, but did you know that 51% of them are filed in the winter months? From frozen pipes to slips and falls, wind damage, and more, your risk of experiencing an accident is more likely from December through March in New England. The best way to reduce your risk is to take preventative measures and always be mindful of potential dangers.

Posted by Nina Terenzi on Nov 02, 2021

Whether you just made your first big purchase and need to obtain an auto insurance policy, or you’ve been working with your local agent for decades, there is a lot of insurance jargon written into your policy that you may not be familiar with. The first step in understanding your coverage and making sure it fully suits your needs is to learn the language.

Posted by Nina Terenzi on Oct 25, 2021

In 2009, there were 12.4 million ransomware attacks reported. In 2021, that number has skyrocketed to 812.67 million, with 92% coming through email. As we continuously shift to a technology-driven society, these numbers are only expected to rise along with the cost to individuals and businesses who fall victim to an attack.

Posted by Nina Terenzi on Oct 13, 2021

When you purchase a new home, it’s standard practice to buy homeowners insurance, as it is usually a requirement from your mortgage company. However, when it comes to renting, only 37% of renters are insured. Why is it that so many people choose to forego this important financial safety net?

Posted by Nina Terenzi on Oct 01, 2021

At Eastern Insurance, our employees are an essential part of what sets us apart from other agencies. Each member of our team plays an integral role in the outstanding level of service our clients receive and we’re proud of the work they do every single day. From his commitment to supporting our customers to his dedication to giving back to the communities we serve, we’re pleased to introduce you to our next Eastern Insurance Staff Spotlight, Josh Bender!

Posted by Nina Terenzi on Sep 29, 2021

To those just entering the workforce, the insurance industry may not seem like the most appealing career to consider, but we’re here to debunk that idea. In fact, a career in insurance can offer a number of exciting benefits, including work-life balance, opportunities for growth, and various career paths to take.

Posted by Nina Terenzi on Aug 04, 2021
On average, a boat can cost anywhere from a few thousand dollars to upwards of six figures, depending on the type of boat you purchase. Aside from the boat itself, owners will likely also have to pay for mooring fees, towing fees, gas, and storage during the winter months. With such a large investment, you’ll want to ensure you have the proper protection in the event of theft, damage, or an accident.
Posted by Nina Terenzi on Mar 24, 2021

As New Englanders, we know all too well that at the end of each winter, roadways are left with damage from months of ice, freezing rain, and fluctuating temperatures. These conditions create cracks that eventually turn into potholes under the weight of passing cars above. If you’re not careful, driving over a single pothole can cause up to thousands of dollars in damage to your vehicle.

Posted by Nina Terenzi on Feb 21, 2019

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