The Hottest New-Car Features For 2017

From 30-way adjustable seats to a pickup bed that can turn itself into a giant audio speaker, here’s a look at the latest high-tech automotive systems coming to dealers’ showrooms for the 2017 model year - Click Here for pictures and descriptions of each system. If, like the average car buyer, you haven’t set foot in a dealer’s showroom in the last...

Stop Internal Theft in its Tracks

Though you may find it hard to believe, the U.S. Chamber of Commerce estimates that 75 percent of all employees steal at least once in their lifetime, and half of those that steal do so repeatedly....

Why Businesses Need Cyber Insurance and What it Covers

Why Businesses Need Cyber Insurance and What it Covers  Many businesses do not understand just how important cyber insurance is or why they need it. One of the most common targets for cyber thieves is...

Avoid Winter Slips

Winter months in Illinois present additional hazards that are typically not factors for employees during warmer weather – specifically, slip and fall concerns. With snow and ice covered conditions,...

Workplace Policies to Prevent Harassment Claims

While an employer’s hiring and firing practices may present the greatest risk for litigation, lawsuits based on a company’s employment practices can happen for many reasons. Poorly written policies or...

What You Should Know About Workplace Safety

The 10 Occupations with the Largest Number of Injuries and Illness Rank Occupation Number Percent of Total 1 Laborers (nonconstruction) 60,640 6.7% 2 Truck drivers, heavy 40,440 4.5 3 Nursing...

Don't Step on the Crack, Repair It!

  Winter weather and spring storms can take a toll on sidewalks and parking lots, which can lead to costly slips, trips and falls. Summertime is an ideal time to spot some of these problems and make...

Top 10 Costly OSHA Violations for Landscapers

  The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) keeps records not only of the most frequently cited standards overall, but also within particular industries. The most recent statistics from...

Why Insurance Companies May Audit Your Business

  When you get a commercial insurance policy, in many cases premium assigned isn't final. It's actually an estimate. Zeiler Insurance assigns a premium based on an informed guess, based on your prior...

9 Flood Preparation Tips for Business Owners

Ask most people what comes to mind when they think of spring and summer and they’ll probably say great weather. Ask EMC Risk Improvement Representative Jeremy Gallo, and he’ll tell you about floods,...

More Than 40% Of Small Businesses Will Experience A Claim

The Hartford Reports: More Than 40 Percent Of Small Businesses Will Experience A Claim In The Next 10 Years (Click above to view the entire Hartford’s Top Small Business Claims Infographic...

April is Safe Digging Month

April is Safe Digging Month  An underground utility line is damaged every six minutes because someone decided to dig before calling 811. The following steps provided by Travelers can help contractors...

Why Employee Leasing can be Bad for Your Business

Why Employee Leasing can be Bad for Your Business The business of leasing workers to other employers has become a $92 billion dollar industry, according to the National Association of...

Business Auto Insurance - Drive Other Car Coverage

  It's not uncommon for a business to provide an employee with a car or truck that is owned by the business.  The insurance is then purchased by the business on a Business Automobile Policy.    It's...

No, You Are Not Covered: Some Gaps That a Business Owner Policy Does Not Cover

No, You Are Not Covered: Some Gaps That a Business Owner Policy Does Not Cover The last thing a business owner wants in the event of an incident is for the claim not to be covered. In most...

Preventing Falls In The Workplace

Preventing Falls in the Workplace One of the leading causes of injuries is falls, and they are responsible for many deaths and disabilities each year as well. Experts say that about 30 percent of...

How Are Disability Insurance Policies Taxed?

How are Disability Insurance Policies Taxed? The general rule for owners and beneficiaries of disability insurance policies is this: If you take a tax deduction for the premiums, then the income...

Think You Don't Need Professional Liability Insurance?

Think You Don't Need Professional Liability Insurance? Think Again People often think of professional liability insurance as something only doctors and lawyers need. The truth, though, is that...

Are You Financially Prepared For An Age Discrimination Lawsuit?

Are You Financially Prepared for an Age Discrimination Lawsuit? You pride yourself on running an honest business. You're careful to comply as best you can with laws and regulations. You instruct staff...

Directors & Officers Insurance

  Why Do Insureds Need D&O Insurance in Chicago, IL? Stories of wrongdoing and bad judgment by corporate managers have become familiar headlines. AIG's troubles almost brought down the world economy....
Business
Personal
Business
Personal
Business
Personal