State of the Insurance Market: Q3 Update

Posted by John Cofini on Mon, Nov 28, 2022 @ 04:50 PM

Inflation, supply chain issues, labor shortages, cyberattacks, natural disasters and rising jury awards and all key factors impacting the current state of the insurance market. Insurance rates continue to rise, but some lines are seeing higher rate hikes than others. Underwriting capacity is also varied across different lines and sectors.

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Happy Thanksgiving from Our Family to Yours

Posted by Isabella R. Autorino on Thu, Nov 17, 2022 @ 12:26 PM

Here are some pics from our team's Thanksgiving celebration. We are so thankful for our wonderful staff and for our fantastic clients and partners. Happy Thanksgiving from our family to yours!

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Cyberattacks: Real-World Risk & Disruption

Posted by John Cofini on Tue, Nov 08, 2022 @ 02:06 PM

A cyberattack can do more than disrupt your organization’s computer systems. The world has become increasingly dependent on the internet; at the same time, cyberattacks have become more sophisticated and damaging. As a result, cyberattacks can cause real-world disruption.

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Announcing BNC’s Seventh Annual Food Drive

Posted by Isabella R. Autorino on Thu, Nov 03, 2022 @ 03:34 PM

We are pleased to announce that BNC will be running its 7th Annual charity food drive for The Carver Center on Westchester Avenue in Port Chester. We are once again heading up this drive to provide much needed food for the local pantry for those less fortunate. The Carver Center, aside from being a local non-profit to assist underserved youths, is also an important provider of food for those who can’t afford it.

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BNC Monster Mash 2022

Posted by Isabella R. Autorino on Thu, Nov 03, 2022 @ 01:05 PM

Here are some pics from the BNC Monster Mash earlier this week. A fun time was had by all. Our team is spooktacular!

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State of Commercial Auto Insurance

Posted by John Cofini on Mon, Oct 17, 2022 @ 09:30 AM

Over the past several years, commercial auto insurance rates have risen due to inflation, lower deductible requirements, and higher litigation, repair, and medical costs. According to the Commercial Property/Casualty Index from the Council of Insurance Agents & Brokers (CIAB), commercial auto coverage premiums saw an average increase of 8 percent in the last quarter, following 29 consecutive quarters of premium increases.

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Top Dangers Lurking on Construction Sites

Posted by John Cofini on Thu, Oct 13, 2022 @ 09:30 AM

Forget about graveyards and spooky mansions. If you really want to see a scary location, look no further than the nearest construction site. According to the National Safety Council (NSC), construction can be considered the most dangerous industry in terms of workplace deaths. Watch out for the top dangers lurking around your construction sites.

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Should You Have Directors & Officers (D&O) Insurance?

Posted by Todd Rockefeller on Tue, Oct 11, 2022 @ 09:30 AM

There are many ways to serve your community. Whether you are on the board of a Tarrytown-based nonprofit initiative for women or interested in serving your local baseball team or city council, being a director or officer is a great way to make an impact. But what if a simple decision results in a lawsuit? What if you are accused of misappropriating funds or causing harm to someone your organization serves? Directors and officers (D&O) insurance is designed to protect against these types of scenarios.

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Thank You for Supporting the 2022 BNC Insurance Fall Golf Classic for Blythedale

Posted by Isabella R. Autorino on Thu, Oct 06, 2022 @ 11:03 AM

The 2022 BNC Insurance Fall Golf Classic was a great success, raising over $270,000 in support of the Robert Stone Day Hospital at Blythedale Children's Hospital. Thank you to all those who joined us at Siwanoy Country Club in Bronxville, NY last week. We are so grateful for your support!

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Winning the Game of Life (Insurance)

Posted by Jennifer Gordon on Wed, Sep 28, 2022 @ 11:15 AM

The game of life is different for each one of us, but we tend to encounter the same major milestones along the way. Whereas people often gain life insurance due to these big events, there are still gaps where many people are going without. Do you need life insurance coverage? Get a quote here>

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