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The Best Holiday Gift? Be Safe

Published on November 24, 2017 By Scott Stuart

November is here and that means the holiday season has started.  Over the next number of weeks, holiday activities will consume much of our time.  This is also the season when homeowners have insurance claims for fire, burglary, theft from vehicles, and even auto accidents. Now may be the best time to have us review […]

Church Insurance… Stop The Madness

Published on August 15, 2017 By Scott Stuart

A Business Insurance Update We don’t expect you to be experts in business insurance, but we thought it might be fun to test you on what you do know about your business insurance. Business insurance is designed to cover unexpected losses. We can offer a wide range of business insurance options, so please call our […]

Test Your Business Insurance IQ

Published on August 9, 2017 By Scott Stuart

A Business Insurance Update We don’t expect you to be experts in business insurance, but we thought it might be fun to test you on what you do know about your business insurance. Business insurance is designed to cover unexpected losses. We can offer a wide range of business insurance options, so please call our […]

Cyber Risk Might Destroy Your Ministry

Published on December 28, 2015 By Scott Stuart

In most churches today it is easy to see the extensive use of technology in worship services, as well as the daily operation of the church. Laptops, iPods, music and communication audio equipment, high cost video recording cameras are readily visible in the sanctuary. For operations, accounting and word processing software and the use of […]

Five Laws That Impact Your Business

Published on November 23, 2015 By Scott Stuart

Every ministry must follow federal, state and local laws. Failure to follow these laws can create risk and liability for your business. Your church insurance may respond to these depending on the claim or action brought as a result of failure to follow the law. Important  laws Employee Personal Records – As a ministry you may be required […]

How to Reduce Your Ministry’s Cyber Risk

Published on October 22, 2014 By Scott Stuart

Cyber risk is a topic that keeps evolving. At this point, we believe that every church needs to have cyber liability insurance. The methods that the cyber criminal’s use is always changing and we are constantly researching the latest prevention trends. Cyber Risks Are Growing Russian hackers recently stole over 2 billion online names and passwords. […]

Are Your Fleet Safety Policies Enough?

Published on October 15, 2014 By Scott Stuart

How Negligent Entrustment Creates Liability For Your Ministry Any company can be held liable for negligence because they allowed an employee to drive on ministry business, when the ministry had knowledge that the driver intends, or is likely, to drive in a manner as to create unreasonable risk. Employers have the responsibility to know if a person driving […]

Winter Is Approaching

Published on September 3, 2014 By Scott Stuart

As we move into fall, now is the time to get your facility ready for the harsh wet winters in the Northwest. Here are a few tips to get you going. Here are some general maintenance tips. Ask your contractor for tips on your specific roof type. Inspect roof.  Have a qualified professional inspect your […]

Do You Need Insurance For Your Mission Trip?

Published on April 24, 2014 By Scott Stuart

Is your church or ministry planning a mission trip this summer? If you are you need to consider having the proper insurance. Here are the three kinds of coverage we offer. Passport to Ministry® insurance program offers some of the most comprehensive travel insurance and assistance services available to ministries. This program is for short-term missions […]

Creating an Evacuation Plan

Published on December 11, 2013 By Scott Stuart

You rarely expect an emergency to affect your congregation, but realistically, a situation could happen at any time. Whether it’s a natural disaster or a made-man situation, you should be prepared with a plan of action, outlined and practiced ahead of time. An evacuation plan is a major part of being prepared for a variety […]