Church Safety

Church Risk Issues

Posted by on September 26, 2019 at 5:05 pm

Every business faces risks of various kinds. If you have employees you have the risk of employee injury. You most likely buy workers’ compensation to protect yourself from this risk. No owner or manager wants to believe that their business is exposed to great risks; however, many situations may expose your company to lawsuits, liability […]

How an Agent Can Go From a Vendor to a Trusted Advisor

Posted by on September 16, 2019 at 5:03 pm

My goal in these articles is to create a dialogue among agents and insurance buyers about the differences between being a vendor and becoming a trusted advisor. This concept starts with how insurance is viewed. Insurance cannot be viewed as a product, but rather a relationship. Insurance buyers need to understand that the insurance relationship […]

How To Keep Your Church From Burring Up

Posted by on August 29, 2019 at 5:30 pm

Every church has the risk of having a fire. But the good news is that the likelihood of having a fire at your business can be reduced through action you can take. Having the right kind of business insurance is very important to every business, because you rely on business insurance to protect your assets […]

Your Employees Driving Record Can Damage Your Ministry’s Reputation

Posted by on August 22, 2019 at 5:30 pm

A Ministry Insurance Review When an employee gets into an accident while driving a company vehicle, there are many implications for your business. Depending on the accident an employee’s CDL can be suspended, canceled or revoked. Employers are often caught in the middle especially if the employee in question has a good track record. What […]

Planning a Summer Construction Project?

Posted by on August 7, 2019 at 4:18 pm

Is your church starting a construction project this spring? Make sure you have the insurance protection you need. A traditional liability policy provides coverage for people injured on construction sites, but there are risks associated with construction projects that require special insurance. CMI can help you review all insurance and contract documents, callus today. What […]

How To Prepare Your Church For Summer Interns

Posted by on July 31, 2019 at 3:17 pm

Many churches offer college students the opportunity to hold a summer intern position. These can be rewarding for the college student as well as provide some help to the business. Offering paid or non-paid internships can create risk for your business. We wanted to highlight some of the business risks associated with having interns. Before […]

A Ministry Guide to Earthquake Insurance

Posted by on July 25, 2019 at 3:21 pm

Earthquakes occur almost every day in Los Angeles, San Francisco, Seattle, and Portland. Most are not large enough to cause damage, but sooner or later a big one will hit. The resulting damage, loss of life, and the impact on our economy could be devastating. Many businesses may not even give earthquake insurance much thought, […]

How To Celebrate July Fourth Safely

Posted by on June 27, 2019 at 8:30 pm

Fireworks during the Fourth of July are as American as apple-pie, but did you know that two out of five fires reported on that day are started by fireworks, more than for any other cause? So you think it cannot happen to you? Here are a few facts: In 2018 over 9,800 people went to […]

How To Prepare Your Church For Summer Interns

Posted by on June 19, 2019 at 8:32 pm

Many churches offer college students the opportunity to hold a summer intern position. These can be rewarding for the college student as well as provide some help to the business. Offering paid or non-paid internships can create risk for your ministry. We wanted to highlight some of the business risks associated with having interns. Before […]

Mission Trip Protection

Posted by on May 16, 2019 at 2:20 pm

You’re stretching your faith and your limits away from your home and into the mission field. It’s scary and exhilarating. Along with your Bible and prayers, make sure you’re outfitted with the comfort of a company that’s been protecting missions for 100 years. From a broken arm to a lost passport, Brotherhood Mutual can safeguard […]