1. Money
Send to a Friend via Email
You can opt-out at any time. Please refer to our privacy policy for contact information.
Marianne Bonner

Updated Articles and Resources

By Marianne Bonner

    Updated Articles and Resources
    • What's Covered Under Personal and Advertising Injury Liability? Created: Monday, October 14, 2013 Updated: Wednesday, July 30, 2014
      Personal and advertising injury insurance covers certain intentional torts such as libel and false arrest. This article explains these acts and other covered offenses.
    • Host Liquor Liability Coverage Created: Wednesday, June 05, 2013 Updated: Tuesday, July 29, 2014
      Suppose your firm sponsors a social event where liquor is served. If a drunken attendee injures someone else, who then sues your firm, your liability policy may cover the suit.
    • The Risks of Fire Created: Tuesday, July 29, 2014 Updated: Tuesday, July 29, 2014
      Fires generate flames, heat and smoke, all of which can damage property. Firefighters can also cause damage. Is all of this covered by your property policy?
    • Should Older Workers Drive on the Job? Created: Friday, February 28, 2014 Updated: Friday, July 25, 2014
      A blog for small business owners about auto accident fatality rates of older workers and whether they should be permitted to drive on the job.
    • The ACA and Workers Compensation Created: Thursday, July 24, 2014 Updated: Friday, July 25, 2014
      The ACA has made changes to the healthcare delivery system that might impact state workers compensation programs. Learn what this impact might consist of.
    • Non-disparagment Clause: a PR Nightmare Created: Thursday, January 02, 2014 Updated: Friday, July 25, 2014
      If you engage in contracts with customers, don't follow the example of this small business owner! He tried to impose a one-sided agreement on a customer.
    • "Vaping" in the Workplace Created: Friday, February 07, 2014 Updated: Friday, July 25, 2014
      Do you have a written policy on the use of E-cigarettes in the workplace? If not, you should create one now.
    • An Alternative to Federal Flood Insurance? Created: Friday, February 21, 2014 Updated: Friday, July 25, 2014
      A blog for small business owners about the development of a priavte insurance market for flood insurance.
    • General Motors and Reputational Suicide Created: Friday, April 11, 2014 Updated: Friday, July 25, 2014
      Ignition switch problems have forced General Motors to recall numerous vehicles. GM's experience shows how a product recall can damage a company's reputation.
    • Owned Autos, Rental Vehicles, and the Diminution in Value Exclusion Created: Monday, July 15, 2013 Updated: Friday, July 25, 2014
      An article about the diminution in value exclusion in commercial auto policies and its affect on small businesses that own or rent autos.
    • Slippery Slopes Created: Wednesday, July 23, 2014 Updated: Friday, July 25, 2014
      Landslides happen more frequently than you might think. Find out what factors may make an area more vulnerable to slides.
    • Hazards of Hail Created: Thursday, July 24, 2014 Updated: Thursday, July 24, 2014
      Hailstones can cause serious damage to buildings and personal property. Here's a summary of what you should know about the risks of hail.
    • Under the Radar Again Created: Thursday, July 24, 2014 Updated: Thursday, July 24, 2014
      Many small businesses store substances that are potentially hazardous. As Freedom Industries has learned the hard way, a release of these substances can have devastating consequences.
    • Worker Injuries - Real or Fake? Created: Thursday, July 24, 2014 Updated: Thursday, July 24, 2014
      A fraudulent workers compensation claim can have a significant impact on your small business. Learn what signs may indicate that a claim has been faked.
    • El Nino is Coming! Created: Thursday, July 24, 2014 Updated: Thursday, July 24, 2014
      An El Nino pattern is predicted for 2014. An El Nino can affect global weather. Find out what might be in store later this year.
    • Residents of No-fault States Pay More for Auto Insurance Created: Thursday, July 24, 2014 Updated: Thursday, July 24, 2014
      No-fault auto laws were intended to make auto insurance cheaper but they have had the opposite effect. Find out why they haven't worked.
    • Think Before You Share That Article! Created: Thursday, July 24, 2014 Updated: Thursday, July 24, 2014
      Content you share on the Internet can get you in trouble if you infringe on someone else's copyright. Here are common misconceptions about copyrights.
    • Will a Blast from Yellowstone End Life on Earth? Created: Thursday, July 24, 2014 Updated: Thursday, July 24, 2014
      Yellowstone National Park contains an active volcano that some say is overdue for a major eruption. Is this the truth or just hype?
    • Rideshare Risks Created: Wednesday, July 23, 2014 Updated: Wednesday, July 23, 2014
      Rideshare companies like Uber and Lyft were built using a business model that has a serious flaw. They rely on personal policies to cover commercial exposures.
    • Rates are Rising Created: Thursday, July 11, 2013 Updated: Wednesday, July 23, 2014
      If your insurance premium has recently gone up, the low interest rates insurers are earning on their investments may be a factor.
    • Mile High Debris Created: Friday, May 31, 2013 Updated: Wednesday, July 23, 2014
      The recent tornadoes are a reminder to small business owners of the imprtance of debris removal coverage in commercial proerty policies.
    • The Mystery of Flight 370 Created: Friday, March 28, 2014 Updated: Wednesday, July 23, 2014
      Malaysian Air Flight 370 went missing and no trace of it has been found. Its fate is a mystery.
    • What's in My Berries? Created: Thursday, June 06, 2013 Updated: Wednesday, July 23, 2014
      A company's sale of berries containing the virus that causes hepatitis demonstrates the hazards of product contamination.
    • Should You Ban the Box? Created: Friday, August 09, 2013 Updated: Wednesday, July 23, 2014
      Beware ban-the-box laws, which may prohibit you from inquiring about job applicants' criminal histories on job applications.
    • 10 Cold Weather Hazards to Watch For Created: Friday, January 17, 2014 Updated: Wednesday, July 23, 2014
      Beware of these 10 hazards if you operate a business in a cold climate!
    • Hurricane Prophesies Created: Tuesday, July 22, 2014 Updated: Tuesday, July 22, 2014
      Good news! Weather experts are expecting a milder hurricane season in 2014 than normal. Find out why.
    • 5 Reasons to Use an Independent Agent Created: Tuesday, July 22, 2014 Updated: Tuesday, July 22, 2014
      Why utilize an independent insurance agent when you can buy insurance online? Here are five ways you will benefit by using an agent.
    • Was That Auto Accident Really an Accident? Created: Wednesday, July 02, 2014 Updated: Monday, July 21, 2014
      Staged auto accidents are a big business for criminals. Don't be a victim! Learn how to recognize common scams and what you can do to protect yourself.
    • Commercial Auto Coverage for Assumptions of Tort Liability Created: Thursday, July 17, 2014 Updated: Thursday, July 17, 2014
      Have you signed a contract that required you to assume someone's else's tort liability? Your assumption of liability may be covered under your commercial auto policy.
    • Meaning of "Insured Contract" under the Commercial Auto Policy Created: Monday, July 14, 2014 Updated: Wednesday, July 16, 2014
      Did you know that a commercial auto policy covers liability you assume under certain types of contracts? Learn what kinds of contracts are covered!
    • Liability You Assume Under a Rental Car Agreement Created: Monday, July 14, 2014 Updated: Wednesday, July 16, 2014
      An auto accident involving a rental vehicle can lead to a lawsuit against the rental company, which then demands reimbursement from you. Learn whether your policy will protect you!
    • Types of Business Insurance Created: Tuesday, February 19, 2008 Updated: Friday, July 11, 2014
      There are many different types of business insurance. This is an overview of the types of insurance described as business insurance.

    ©2014 About.com. All rights reserved.