Church Risk

Earthquake Insurance… Just The Facts

Posted by on October 24, 2018 at 4:22 pm

Everyone knows they need earthquake insurance, but not every business buys it. Let’s review some facts. The U.S. has about 20,000 earthquakes a year, mostly small, and 42 states are at risk of quakes, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. Just 10 percent of California businesses with property insurance also carry earthquake coverage, according to […]

Workers’ Compensation Best Practices

Posted by on October 18, 2018 at 4:04 pm

Business owners go to great lengths to provide a safe working environment for their employees. However, when dealing with humans, accidents can happen, and Workers’ Compensation Insurance can help.  Workers Compensation Insurance should be an important part of every risk management program. What Is Workers’ Compensation? Workers’ compensation insurance is insurance that provides lost income, […]

Reduce Your Ministry Insurance Costs

Posted by on October 11, 2018 at 4:18 pm

Reduce Your Ministry Insurance Costs We offer a number of proven methods of reducing insurance premiums without affecting coverage.  We recommend a review of your program to determine if these areas can be managed differently to reduce costs. We are ready to help you work through the process.  Here are six methods we can recommend […]

Does Your Church Need a Water Alarm?

Posted by on September 19, 2018 at 8:03 pm

When a pipe bursts or a sump pump fails, water can flood huge areas of a church building. Stopping the flow quickly can mean the difference between having to dry out one classroom or an entire wing of the building. Water alarm systems can help your ministry stop a flood before it starts. Not only […]

Five Common Problems That Lead To Financial Losses

Posted by on August 31, 2018 at 2:49 am

Is Your Church Protected? A recent report issued by the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners, places the cost of employee fraud at 7% of annual revenues.  Employers with less than 100 employees saw a median loss of $200,000 according to the ACFE. Another study performed by the Institute for Corporate Productivity and HR.com showed that […]

Do You Know Your Cost Of Risk?

Posted by on August 22, 2018 at 8:35 pm

This article is a continuation of our series on creating a new way of thinking about insurance. As you consider your business insurance, we invite you to think about this subject in the much larger spectrum of “Total Cost of Risk”. Your insurance program is more the premiums you pay Total Cost of Risk is […]

Three Ways To Reduce Your Churches Risk

Posted by on July 7, 2018 at 5:59 pm

  When you’re just starting to develop a comprehensive risk management plan, the process can seem daunting. Keep it manageable by breaking the project down into smaller steps. Ask the right people (and enough of them) to complete each one and develop a project plan with firm delivery dates along the way. Call me for […]

Are You Ready For The Next Big Earthquake?

Posted by on June 28, 2018 at 4:25 pm

May 2018 saw a number of small earthquakes in California and Oregon. Many experts are predicting a quake on the west coast in the next 12 months. The only thing we have control over is how prepared we are when an earthquake hits our area. What You Can Control Get earthquake insurance on your home. […]

Flood Insurance

Posted by on June 16, 2018 at 1:40 am

Flood Insurance We made it through another winter, and most of us are thankful that we did not have a homeowner’s insurance claim. But with the end of winter comes the real possibility of spring flooding. If you live in a flood zone, we recommend flood insurance.  Did you know that even if you don’t […]

Good Reasons To Consider Workers’ Compensation

Posted by on June 13, 2018 at 4:19 pm

If your Church has employees, you may be required to buy workers’ compensation insurance. Some states do allow people to opt out of the system if they can prove financial responsibility, but that is only in two or three states in the entire country. If you have employees, you are most likely required to carry […]