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...

The one peril that is guaranteed to happen, but that your homeowners policy does NOT cover.

Your homeowners policy will cover you if you have wind or hail damage or a fire or if someone breaks into your home and steals your stuff. There’s generally coverage if your home gets hit by lightning...

Memorial Day Office Hours

Zeiler Insurance Services, Inc. wishes you and your family a safe and happy Memorial Day Weekend! Our offices will be closed on Monday, May 29th, 2017 in observance of those who have lost their lives...

Illinois Auto Insurance and GAP Coverage

Illinois Auto Insurance and Guaranteed Auto Protection "GAP Insurance". When purchasing or leasing a new car it is important to make sure that you have the proper insurance.  One option that needs to...

EMC: Choosing Drivers - What You Don’t Know Can Hurt You

Choosing Drivers - What You Don’t Know Can Hurt You Are you putting the right people in the driver’s seat of your vehicles? A driver’s past driving behavior is a good indicator of future accident...

Update - NCCI Audit Noncompliance Charge Endorsement

  Effective 1/1/2017 the National Council on Compensation Insurance approved a Workers Compensation policy endorsement where an insurance company can charge up to 2x the originally estimated premium...

Insurance Appraisals Help You Select Coverage for Your Valued Belongings

Your Great Aunt Marge has always known how much you admire her antique silverware set - so during an extensive remodel of her home, she gifts it to you. Now you couldn’t imagine your dining room...

Intoxication and a Denied Work Comp Claim

The Illinois Workers Compensation Reform Bill of 2011 allowed for the denial of benefits when intoxication was the primary cause of an employee injury.  Our office recently had the first case where a...

Skip Two Hours of Sleep - Double Your Crash Risk

Watch the video above for a briefing on the new technology being created to prevent crashes caused by a lack of sleep. We know it is difficult to get the recommended seven to eight hours of sleep...

In the wake of events at Marist High School - A Personal Injury Review

In the wake of events that occurred at Marist High School late last year, I wanted to review Personal Injury Insurance. It is widely thought that a homeowner's insurance policy covers only incidents...

Zeiler Insurance Customer Spotlight: Quality Pasta Company

We would like to introduce you to Quality Pasta Company's newest product in their line of pastas, Muscle Mac™ Mac & Cheese with more than twice the protein per serving than any other national brand....

EPL Insurance - An Affordable Solution

According to a recent study, more than half of all claims filed for employment-related liabilities are against employers with fewer than 50 employees. Alarmingly, the study also reveals that not...

Are gift cards covered by Homeowners Insurance?

What do you buy for that special someone when you can't think of anything else? With increasing frequency these days, the answer is a gift card. The National Retail Federation has reported...

EMC: Designated Physicians Are Good for You and Good for Your Employees

Three workers were injured on the job. Although the injuries were not life threatening, the first worker immediately rushed to the emergency room for treatment. The second worker visited his...

Will Your Eyewash Station Be Ready When It’s Needed?

      Count to 15. That’s how much time a worker who suffers a chemical burn to the eyes has to locate an eyewash station. The first 10 to 15 seconds after exposure to corrosive substances or...

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 be closed on: Monday, December 26th and Monday, January 2nd. Should there be an...

Guaranteed Replacement Cost or Extended Dwelling Coverage

Guaranteed Replacement Cost or Extended Dwelling Coverage   Guaranteed Replacement Cost Coverage (or what some companies call Extended Dwelling Coverage) on your home is an option found in...

Dashboard Cameras in Company Vehicles

Dashboard cameras have become increasingly popular with police departments, and now they are also being installed in commercial fleets because of their numerous benefits. The main reason companies are...

Congratulations to BrightLeaf Homes!

We would like to congratulate BrightLeaf Homes on their very large accomplishment of being named a two-time Department of Energy Housing Innovation Award Winner for 2015 and 2016! Their newest high...

Keep Personal Data Safe during College Application Season

Fall is college application season, and while most parents and teens are focused on getting into their top-choice schools, there’s something else to consider — protecting your personal...

Happy Thanksgiving!

Your team at Zeiler Insurance Services, Inc. wishes you a blessed Thanksgiving surrounded by good food and those you love. Our offices will be closed on Thursday, November 24th and Friday, November...
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