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How Insurance Protects from Pollution Cleanup Liability

The two forms of commercial pollution insurance highlighted here protect both the marine operations and non-marine operations. The coverage incorporates bodily injury and property damage resulting from contaminants and...

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Will my Auto Insurance Rate Increase if I Drink and Drive?

- - The juncture around and on New Year’s Day is a good a date as any to analyze the effects of drunk driving on insurance rates – given the amount of partying and drinking going on – but the facts remain...

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How to Make an End-of-Year Home Insurance Review

When it comes to a New Year’s resolution, making a year-end home insurance review becomes an important aspect of protecting your property. You see, without an annual review, you may be setting yourself up to...

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How to Enhance Family Time Together

It is particularly during holiday times that families can strengthen the bonds that unite them. Here are a few tips highlighting the topic. RELATED: keeping holiday cooking safe Holidays and Beyond: Five Ways to...

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When Burial Costs are the Benefit in a Life Insurance Policy

Life insurance is your way of planning for the financial future of your family after you are gone. Adding a death benefit to a life insurance policy gives you and your family the extra peace of mind in knowing that...

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How an Agency Helps to Save Money on Auto / Home Insurance

From the Recent Files of Prime Insurance - A NJ insurance client called the Prime office, requesting a quote for a new condo that she was purchasing. As is our standard practice, Rachel in the Personal Lines...

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How to Buy License Plates for Your Car

A Guide from Prime Insurance - If you are relocating from one state to another, or have just bought a new or previously owned car, you will need to purchase license plates. Before going down to the Motor Vehicle...

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Concert Insurance: for all the Liability Related to the Show

Though those in the entertainment business may tout the oft-repeated industry phrase, “the show must go on,” there are times when the show simply cannot go on. Moreover, even when there is a performance, the...

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Another Insurance Success Story by a Master Agency

From the Proud Annals of Prime Insurance - The mailed notices about non-payment for a Builders Risk insurance policy should have been adequate warning for our policyholder. Unfortunately, those letters never...

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When Collector Insurance is an Important Coverage

Insurance for Comic Books, Coins, Stamps, Sports Cards and Other Collections - If you are the collector of comic books, domestic and foreign coins, currency and postage stamps, postcards, beer cans, wine bottles,...

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The How-to on Do-It-Yourself Auto Oil Change

Cars and regularly changing oil: ask any mechanic and you’ll be lectured how important it is to keep up the valuable form of maintenance. RELATED: 7 ways to keep your vehicle in shape If you’ve ever considered...

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Fun Facts about Winning the Lottery

Insurance and Six Other Things Related to Big Winners - Insurance for lottery winners? Yup, big money winners may lose sight of the larger picture. Life insurance is a smart option for anyone. When it comes to mega...

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Which US States Rank the Most in ID Theft?

A Prime Insurance Report - ID theft has increasingly become a worldwide threat. In the United States. It’s been documented that the risk may be greater depending on which state you live in. Along with adding ...

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Does Marijuana Impair Your Driving Ability?

A PRIME Insurance Report - Will marijuana have an impact on your ability to drive safely? RELATED: insurance and recreational marijuana Impaired perception, motor coordination, attentiveness, and reduced...

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How to Create an Attention-Grabbing Resume

Congratulations! You’ve made the first effort to getting a job by seeking advice on how to write a good resume. RELATED: how to optimize your day at the office RELATED: how to react to getting fired You don’t...

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PRIME Insurance and AE: Reduced Rates for Commercial Coverage

Prime Insurance proudly lists the American European Insurance Group among the 40-+ other prestigious national underwriters we do direct business with. With American European’s recent announcement in regard to very...

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PRIME Insurance - Employers: Workers Comp for Your Small Business

Together with Employers, Prime Insurance offers exceptional competitive pricing for Workers Compensation Insurance coverage to small businesses across America. As an added bonus, Prime now offers Workers Comp...

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Senior Facility Tenants - Renters: Why Related Insurance is Important

If you are over the age of 55 and rent a home or unit in a retirement community or assisted living facility, you need to be aware of the importance of related coverage. Renters insurance is often misunderstood....

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When the Psychiatrist or Psychologist Needs Insurance

Like any other medical practitioner or therapist, a psychiatrist and a psychologist needs a good professional liability insurance policy to shield them from the exposures they face on a daily basis. RELATED: ...

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The Facts about a New License Bond Requirement for NJ

- - A PRIME Insurance - CNA Surety Update for NJ Bond Clients - NJ bond clients need to be aware of a new license bond requirement for Elevator Mechanics and ‘Moving Walkway’ Mechanics. Effective September 30, 2018,...

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How State and Tribal Nonprofits Save on Unemployment Insurance

Prime Insurance invites all 501c3 government and Native American nonprofits to join our unemployment program and save BIG on excessive state unemployment charges. - Prime Insurance: A Solution for High SUI Costs -...

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How to Save Yourself from a Flood When in the Car

With hurricanes, tropical storms and floods in the news this very wet season, the frightening statistic on flash floods and car risks has insurance professionals highlighting important safety tips. Get this: close...

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How to Escape a Hurricane’s Path

Tropical storms with the ferocity of predicted hurricanes demand a determined response that involves evacuation from targeted localities. Besides a proper home insurance policy, residents of NC, SC, VA, FL and any...

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Questions and Fun Fact Answers about Labor Day

Q: What was the first US state to commemorate Labor Day as a legal holiday? A: On February 27, 1887, Oregon was the first state to observe Labor Day as a legal holiday. The states of CO, MA, NJ and NY followed...

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Contamination: Does Your Business Need Product Recall Insurance?

With recent alerts about dangerous E. Coli and Salmonella infections as a result of tainted romaine lettuce from Yuma, AZ, eggs from IA farms, we’ve almost become accustomed to product recalls. Now with one tragic...

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Back to School Bus: Fun facts from the Insurance Educators

The excitement of returning to school begins with the trip there. Prime Insurance educates you about some related school bus stuff here. 7 Fascinating Details about the School Bus - School buses have been around...

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What Type of Insurance Protection for the School and Teacher?

The educational community has enough exposure to liability that it can fill insurance claims books of examples. Related: how NJ teachers and school staff members can take advantage of related auto insurance...

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How to Tell an Older Adult to Stop Driving

Change is difficult. When it comes to giving up some form of independence, it is even more difficult. Although the older adult may have years of good driving experience to his or her credit, there are factors that may...

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Does Your Homeowners Insurance Protect from Lightning Strikes?

One in 200: those are the chances of your home being stuck by lightning, as per the National Lightning Safety Institute. The statistic, along with a 2015 insurance study citing related damages above the $825 mark,...

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Why Speeding in NY (and Elsewhere) is a Big No-No

The first week of August is marked in NY by “Speed Week”, a state-wide campaign to target drivers that speed beyond the posted speed limit. “Studies have shown, speeding kills,” says NY State Police Superintendent...

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Why the Media Needs Insurance Coverage

Media Liability Insurance - “Unhinged...Crazy...Fake” With adjectives like these depicting the media, newspapers, magazines, book publishers, radio stations, TV stations, film program producers, authors and...

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How to Buy Auto Insurance for an Illegal Immigrant

Most US states do not issue a driving license for an undocumented immigrant. The difficulty magnifies because anyone without a license cannot acquire auto insurance. If an illegal immigrant drives and causes an...

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Understanding Insurance for the Day Care Center

Commercial liability coverage for an adult day care center is hard to place. This is due to the administration’s accountability in regard to the delicate state of the elderly placed in their trust. Although the older...

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Insurance for the Antique and Classic Car or Boat Owner

Antique and Classic Car Insurance Americans have a special penchant for refurbishing, looking after and preserving older cars. Hence, you find a host of assemblies, exhibitions, and expeditions sponsored by auto...

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Fun Facts about the Import and Export Business

With President Trump’s new trade laws that incorporate tariffs to imported goods, business people as well as consumers are worried about the impact on global trade. We take the heat off the topic by highlighting...

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Spotlight on Insurance for a Bar

Generally speaking, a bar is the spot where folks meet, drink alcoholic beverages and enjoy the camaraderie and any offered entertainment. Due to related perils, loss history, and client base, property and...

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Why Your Travel Insurance Might Not Cover Related Claims

The weather beckons. Your vacation plans are ready. You purchase travel insurance. You are set to go. RELATED: Will your airline reimburse you for a delayed flight? Many travelers think once a related insurance...

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Why Used Car Dealers Need Specialized Insurance

If you are a used car dealership, of course you need insurance. RELATED: how to buy a used car Like any business, insurance is an essential part of protecting your company from accidents or mishaps that can...

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Specialty Commercial Insurance: What about Dive Shops?

It’s easy to understand why the property and liability coverage for dive shops is so hard to place. The most vital parts related to underwater survival are equipment and proper training. Mistakes or failures related...

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What Insurance for the Emergency Medical Industry?

Emergency care centers, emergency medical technicians and emergency service organizations all respond to urgent medical situations. Liability is a big concern and one that specialty commercial insurance should...

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Insurance Facts for the Personal Watercraft Owner

The sunnier seasons of the year beckon boat lovers towards the glistening coastlines. Personal watercraft owners use their vessels to relax and enjoy themselves alone or together with family and friends. The last...

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Fun Facts about Keeping Cool during a Heat Wave

Extremely hot temperatures are forecast for the coming days in many US states, including NJ, NY, PA and MD. Thankfully, we find ourselves in an era where we can enjoy the comfort of indoor air conditioning. Back in the...

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Accident Insurance Protection for Your Students

Insurance Coverage Designed for Schools and Youth Groups - We all know that accidents can happen anywhere, but for schools and youth groups, the possibility is especially worrisome. That is why the ability to offer...

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Interesting Facts about Homeowners’ Water Damage

The insurance industry knows all too well about water damage in homes across the nation. If the cause is a covered peril, the homeowner’s policy can kick in to help pay for damage to the structure and personal...

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What to Look for in Insurance for the Painting Contractor

Painting contractors can be hired for outdoor or indoor work. This summary outlines the basic coverage needs of both types of painter. RELATED: why insurance for lead paint risks in the 21st Century? Exterior...

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Why it Costs so Much to have Auto Insurance

In an era where many find it difficult to make ends meet, the cost of auto insurance seems to exacerbate the situation for drivers. Bad enough that gasoline prices and car maintenance and repair costs are so high,...

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Insurance facts about Tesla and Other Electric/Hybrid Cars

Of late, Tesla and other electric type cars have gotten a great deal of publicity. These cars differ from traditional vehicles by running mostly on electricity, and by being a far cheaper fuel option than others that...

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Do You Have Proper Insurance for Your Vacant Home?

An unoccupied home has a much higher damage incident rate than an occupied one for the obvious reason –lack of a human presence that monitors risks, such as vandalism, theft and safety issues. The sobering national...

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Chemical Manufacturer and Distributor: What Type of Insurance?

Given the poisonous nature of chemicals, those companies dealing with the matter – whether liquid, solid or gas – need a special form of insurance protection. RELATED: insurance for asbestos abatement Chemical...

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Does Workers Comp Insurance Cover Tick Bites?

An Insurance Coverage Overview for the Construction Contractor - Unlike other industries where indoor work conditions limit exposure to pest risks, the construction business faces the potentially dangerous hazard....

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