Helping Businesses Manage their Risks

My name is Dan Zeiler and I'm the owner of Zeiler Insurance Services.  We're a family business serving the Illinois and Chicago area for almost 100 years.   Here we will cover the exposures to loss businesses face and how best to manage the risk.  Avoidance, control, insurance and risk transfer are the options which will be discussed.   Feel free...

Does Auto Insurance Follow the Car or the Driver?

There are a few questions in life that are more confusing than their answers. The blanket query into whether or not insurance follows the car or the driver in a particular jurisdiction is such a...

AIG: A reminder about frozen pipe prevention

  Bitter cold, snow and ice continue to blanket many areas of the country, and we still have much of the winter season to go! Click Here for a quick reminder from AIG about safeguarding your home from...

Zeiler Insurance Customer Spotlight: I Heart Keenwah®

The name is I Heart Keenwah® because owners Sarah Chalos and Ravi Jolly​ genuinely love quinoa and they want to spread that love! They spell quinoa using the phonetic spelling to help...

The Marijuana Conversation: Questions Employees Are Asking

Over the next serval months, we will be diving into the National Council on Compensation Insurance (NCCI) Marijuana Conversation series aimed at exploring the issues surrounding marijuana’s impact on...

Wishing you a Magical Holiday Season!

      All of us at Zeiler Insurance Services, Inc. would like to wish you a magical holiday season! Our offices will close early on Friday, December 22nd at 2:30pm and be closed on Monday, December...

5 phishing scams you need to be aware of

Phishing uses the name of a trusted entity – often financial institutions – to get sensitive personal information such as passwords and credit card details via bogus email or texts.  “Scam or phishing...

Do You Know Your Pictograms?

Even though it’s been two years since OSHA adopted new chemical labeling requirements, EMC Industrial Hygienist Steve Shaffer has visited organizations who haven’t yet upgraded to the new...

The Marijuana Conversation: Questions Employers Are Asking

Over the next serval months, we will be diving into the National Council on Compensation Insurance (NCCI) Marijuana Conversation series aimed at exploring the issues surrounding marijuana’s impact on...

Those damn Ice Dams

I know we have sent you this topic before - but those damn ice dams cause MAJOR issues for my customers every year.  A common claim occurring in the winter months is ice damming and with a little loss...

Thanksgiving Closing Schedule

All of us at Zeiler Insurance Services, Inc. wish you a blessed Thanksgiving! Our offices will be closed on Thursday, November 23rd and Friday, November 24th. Should there be an emergency, please call...

Business Insurance and Loss of Utilities

It is important for businesses to understand the need for Utility Service Inturruption Insurance.  Watch the video for detail to learn why you should consider this coverage.  

The Marijuana Conversation: Questions Workers Compensation Insurers Are Asking

Over the next serval months, we will be diving into the National Council on Compensation Insurance (NCCI) Marijuana Conversation series aimed at exploring the issues surrounding marijuana’s impact on...

Will your insurance policy on your primary home help protect your second home?

  Does a Homeowners Insurance Policy Cover a Second Home?   As Irma approached, we all talked with friends and/or family who were affected by the storm. I was surprised to learn of 3 close friends...

Why millennials are finally starting to settle down and buy homes

Millennials are finally starting to show interest in homeownership. Weighed down by massive student debt and job struggles, the generation brutalized by the Great Recession has lacked both the money...

Why do I need Business Interruption?

  After hurricanes like Katrina, Harvey and Irma - there are a number of lessons to learn about managing a business in the aftermath of disasters. Here is one short story why Business Interruption...

Insure Your College Student

Got Kids in College? Better Get Insurance. When we look for coverage to extend for a student away at school the first question is: Is the student a member of the household? Home and Auto Insurance...

Why Your Business Needs an Umbrella Liability Policy

Incidents like the ones we are about to share can and do happen to business owners like you. If you own a business or commercial property, you need to be prepared for what seems impossible. You own an...

Zeiler Insurance Customer Spotlight: SippyNipple™

SippyNipple™ was born out of desperation on a night with a screaming newborn - converting a water bottle into a baby bottle. From that night on the founders recycled all of their water bottles and...

Personal Property: 5 Reasons Why Yours May Not be Fully Covered

Why You May Want More Personal Property Coverage  Imagine you took the roof off your house, turned the whole thing upside down and started shaking. Everything that hit the dirt is what your insurance...

How to Prepare Your Business for Severe Wet Weather

Rainy season is here - flooding can become a major hazard to your business. These risks shouldn’t be taken lightly, as water damage is among the most costly types of weather-related damage to clean up...
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