Businesses know that fleet accidents and other vehicle accidents at work can cost money and sometimes lives. This blog focuses on how one of our policyholders was faced with the real cost of distracted driving at their company. The policyholder is a heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) contractor with over 140 service vehicles that […]

Gov. Eric Greitens signed into law Senate Bill 66, which went into effect Aug. 28, to modify the workers’ compensation system and make it more business friendly: – Injured workers will be prohibited from getting third and fourth opinions on their disability rating under the law, and the measure toughens the burden of proof on […]

The truth about hunting leases is that there just isn’t much downside for any of the parties involved. Landowners realize additional revenue while controlling hunter numbers, reducing trespassing issues and creating much safer hunting conditions. Hunters are thrilled to gain access to quality wildlife habitat through leasing. Most hunters place such a high value on […]

Liability issues with pawnshop selling firearms to the public. Lawsuits against firearm dealers generally are filed under one of two theories: irresponsible distribution of firearms that arm those breaking the law and unsafe design of firearms. This latter category is applicable to not only a firearm manufacturer, but also to firearm sellers. These above categories […]

If you’ve been involved in a self-defense shooting, your social media presence may quickly become subject of intense scrutiny. For most of us, when we post online, we are used to engaging only with a fixed circle of our own friends and acquaintances. It’s uncommon for strangers to view our profiles or engage with us […]

Equipment Breakdown (Boiler & Machinery) FAQ* *Frequently Asked Questions 1. What is Equipment Breakdown coverage? Also often called “Boiler & Machinery” coverage, this is an endorsement to your property policy (or sometimes a separate, stand-alone policy) that provides coverage for the breakdown of your mechanical, electrical and pressure equipment. Examples include boilers, circuit breaker panels […]

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April 2017 is Distracted Driving Awareness Month: The purpose of this article to provide you with the resources needed to support a Distracted Driver Awareness Campaign. Many of these resources can be shared with your employees as well. There are a few attachments to support this campaign for the National Safety Council Just Drive Campaign. […]

An insurance product designed and priced for the Do It Yourself folks. Pricing as low as $175. Securing hunting land for you personal use is your first step to some great memories to be made. Now add the piece of mind that the landowner will appreciate and you can rest easy knowing things are covered […]

Recently Crane conducted a seminar on Management Liability in efforts to aid our clients on the pitfall of the exposure that awaits all everyday. I thought I would share for some in depth topic’s and great info! For more info on Management Liability Insurance, other insurance products, Loss Control, How to and other topic’s of […]