Are You Covered for Theft or Vandalism on the Job Site?

Posted by John Cofini on Tue, Sep 29, 2020 @ 05:57 PM

Job sites are common targets for theft. Thieves look for anything of value that can be sold for cash which can include building materials, tools, equipment, trailers, and vehicles. Currently, the nationwide unrest that has sparked looting and vandalism has increased the risk of theft and damage to unoccupied construction job sites.

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Beware of New York Slip and Fall Fraud - Don't Be a Target!

Posted by John Cofini on Tue, Sep 22, 2020 @ 09:58 AM

General liability insurance coverage is an essential component of business insurance, providing coverage if someone accuses your business of causing property damage or bodily injury. Slips and falls are some of the most common bodily injury claims filed against businesses.

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Are You Prepared for Disaster?

Posted by Todd Rockefeller on Tue, Sep 15, 2020 @ 02:03 PM

September is National Preparedness Month. This is a great time to review your personal emergency preparedness and confirm the adequacy of the insurance coverage protecting you and your assets.

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Construction Industry Roundup

Posted by John Cofini on Wed, Aug 26, 2020 @ 01:51 PM

In the ever-changing construction industry, it’s good to be informed. From current COVID-19 information to hurricane preparedness, here are some things we think you should know.

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Introducing Bespoke Insurance Services

Posted by Todd Rockefeller on Tue, Aug 18, 2020 @ 09:00 AM

Insurance is not a one-size-fits-all product. The assets you need to protect and the exposures you need to protect against are unique. In many cases, the traditional bundle of home, auto and umbrella coverage is not enough.  

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COVID-19 and Workers’ Comp: The Great Unknown

Posted by John Cofini on Thu, Aug 13, 2020 @ 02:28 PM

The COVID-19 pandemic has completely changed the rules for business owners. With so many people out of work or working from home, businesses are facing an entirely new set of uncertainties.

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Tags: workers’ compensation, COVID-19, COVID-19 and worker's comp

Please Join Us at the BNC Insurance Golf Classic for Blythedale on September 24

Posted by Isabella R. Autorino on Mon, Aug 03, 2020 @ 05:53 PM

Like many of you, all of us at BNC Insurance believe in giving back to our communities. That’s why we’re so excited to continue our partnership with Blythedale Children's Hospital, by sponsoring the third annual BNC Insurance Fall Golf Classic for Blythedale, on Thursday, September 24 at the Fenway Golf Club in Scarsdale, NY. 

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As D&O liability risks skyrocket, rates are following

Posted by John Cofini on Thu, Jul 16, 2020 @ 03:54 PM

Did you know nearly one out of every 11 companies gets sued?

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EEOC Guidelines for Bringing Workers Back During COVID

Posted by John Cofini on Wed, Jul 08, 2020 @ 04:06 PM

The COVID pandemic has been a game changer for businesses across the country and around the world. While some businesses have weathered the storm intact, some have had to completely rethink and retool their operations. Many have had to laid off valuable employees. Unfortunately, many others have had to close their doors for good.

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As New York Businesses Reopen, Scaffold Law Opposition Heats Up

Posted by Matt Cotter on Fri, Jun 26, 2020 @ 11:40 AM

It’s a longstanding and epic struggle, with billions of dollars at stake. No, it’s not the latest reality TV show. It’s the New York construction industry and its ongoing battle with Labor Law 240, otherwise known as the Scaffold Law.

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