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State Requirements for Food Handler Certification Explained

State Requirements for Food Handler Certification Explained

Ensuring proper safety is critical to running a successful food and beverage establishment. This guide will help you understand how to obtain a food handler's card for yourself and your small business employees.
17 July 2024 4 min read
Essential Insurance for Bars, Restaurants, Taverns, and Pubs

Essential Insurance for Bars, Restaurants, Taverns, and Pubs

Running a bar involves various risks, especially when serving alcohol. Business insurance helps cover costs from expensive accidents, including customer injuries. It’s also a legal requirement in many places. At a minimum, you’ll likely need the following types of insurance:
15 July 2024 3 min read
Increasing Rates in A&E Professional Liability Insurance

Increasing Rates in A&E Professional Liability Insurance

A recent survey by Ames & Gough revealed that most insurers plan to raise the rates for architects and engineers (A&E) professional liability insurance for the third consecutive year. The driving forces behind these increases include the impact of economic and social inflation on claim expenses and elevated risks linked to specific project types, professional design disciplines, and new project delivery methods.
9 July 2024 3 min read
Construction Defect Claims: Trends and Strategies for 2024

Construction Defect Claims: Trends and Strategies for 2024

Finding the right insurance partner is essential for managing construction defect claims effectively. With the demand for construction returning to pre-pandemic levels, it’s crucial to have a partner that understands market trends and is prepared to handle the challenges ahead.
5 July 2024 3 min read
Understanding Ozempic® Shortages and Insurance Issues

Understanding Ozempic® Shortages and Insurance Issues

Ozempic® (semaglutide) is a widely used medication for treating type 2 diabetes and obesity. However, in recent times, there has been a significant shortage of Ozempic® and its related drug, Wegovy®. This shortage can be attributed to various factors, including high demand and supply chain issues, which have made it challenging for patients to access these crucial medications.
27 June 2024 2 min read
Community Champion: Patty Cicogni’s Impact with the American Red Cross

Community Champion: Patty Cicogni’s Impact with the American Red Cross

Patty Cicogni, a training Specialist at our Rancho Cordova, CA office, whose steadfast dedication to community engagement and volunteerism embodies this core value. With over a decade of experience in the insurance industry, Patty’s commitment to serving others extends far beyond the boundaries of her workplace.
20 June 2024 2 min read
Celebrating Excellence: Lauren Olson Named PIA Oregon’s Agent of the Year

Celebrating Excellence: Lauren Olson Named PIA Oregon’s Agent of the Year

We are thrilled to announce that Lauren Olson, Branch Manager of Inszone Insurance Services in Bend, Oregon, has been honored with the prestigious Agent of the Year Award by the Professional Insurance Agents (PIA) of Oregon. This is a testament to Lauren's exceptional dedication, integrity, and commitment to her clients and the broader insurance community.
18 June 2024 2 min read