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Infographic: Is your business ready for peak hurricane season?

Crucial steps businesses can take to protect both their facilities and finances in the event of a natural disaster.

 

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Filing a business insurance claim

It’s tough to face a situation that sets back your business. Imagine if:

  • An electrical fire damages your offices, equipment or inventory—and temporarily shuts down your business.
  • A burglary results in stolen merchandise or specialized equipment.
  • A customer is injured on your business property.
  • You are denied access to your property due to a hurricane, wildfire, flood or other catastrophe.

 

Shopping for business insurance

In many ways, shopping for business insurance is similar to making other important purchases, such as buying a car. You’ll want to compare prices, features and quality. At the same time, evaluating your business risks, determining your insurance needs and weighing options can be a complex process. Follow the steps below for the best results.
 

Finding the right insurance professional for your business

Depending on the nature and size of your business, evaluating and purchasing insurance coverage can be a daunting task. It may make sense to work with an insurance professional—a broker or agent—who can help you review your insurance options and customize coverage to fit your business.

 

But how do you find the right insurance professional for your needs? Here are some tips for starting your search.

Protecting your home business

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Owners of in-home businesses should have adequate insurance coverage. Find out how to protect your business and employees when working out of your home.
Spokespersons: Ginger Polansky, Business Owner; Karen Stallings, Insurance Agent.


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