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Workers Compensation Cost Savings Strategies

Published on November 20, 2019 By usdigital

  A Safety Program helps in two ways:  Many insurance companies provide a credit just for having a safety program in place and your loss history is one of the key factors underwriters take into account when rating your Workers’ Compensation premium. Several keys to a successful Safety Program 1. Management Commitment If upper management […]

Youth Ministry Risk Management

Published on November 9, 2018 By usdigital

Risk Management that could have helped Penn State and Syracuse University sports teams. The awful discovery these past few weeks from prominent Universities and iconic head coaches like Joe Paterno and Jim Boeheim that their immediate staff was potentially abusing children was quite sad. Unfortunately these circumstances are not isolated and could happen to any […]

Foreign Mission Trip Planning

Published on April 12, 2018 By Scott Stuart

Now is the time of year where many churches are planning foreign mission trips. This is such an important ministry and can have a huge impact on everyone involved. But a trip gone wrong can have a lifelong negative impact. We want to offer few tips to help in your planning. Figure insurance coverage into […]

Live Events Create Risks

Published on March 28, 2018 By Scott Stuart

Is there anything worse than planning and preparing for a special event only to have it canceled at the last minute due to weather, or some other unforeseen reason? Special events are important and you want your event to go off without any issues. Event Cancelation Insurance helps protect your business and the planning days […]

The Value of Performance Reviews

Published on December 28, 2016 By Scott Stuart

For the most part, employees come to work ready to work hard, deliver good customer service and help the company grow. We all want our jobs and careers to be fulfilling, and even more; we want to be valued for what we do. Recent studies tell us that over 70% of people desire regular feedback […]

5 Ways to Protect your Buildings this Winter

Published on November 12, 2012 By usdigital

The Pacific Northwest experienced one of its driest summers ever in 2012. That great weather disappeared less then 3 weeks ago and now the fall and winter weather appears to have settled in. That means there are maintenance and weather proofing issues we must all deal with before too long. Did you accomplish all of […]

Best Attributes of a Small Church or Ministry

Published on September 4, 2012 By usdigital

Business owners or entrepreneurs are constantly pushing the envelope of new trends to find the next best process, product or service in order to entice business growth. Many of these same attributes are worthy of ministry or church leader evaluation. It’s a subject that provokes a lot of discussion within the church but is still […]

Tools and Resources to Arm your Church or Ministry

Published on June 8, 2012 By usdigital

If you are like me, you look to         surround yourself and see people that are better and  smarter then you. That is a management and operational paradigm I have followed all my life and it has paid constant dividends. That is why I ONLY represent Brotherhood Mutual Insurance as my sole provider of insurance. They […]

Yearly Risk Assessments

Published on April 25, 2012 By usdigital

Just like going to the doctor every year is a good idea (especially if you are as old as me!) it is beneficial to sit with your insurance agent and talk through all the changes of the past year with your church or ministry. We are living in very dynamic times with dramatic changes in […]

Church Risk to Outside Groups

Published on April 19, 2012 By usdigital

Churches pose a range of issues when it comes to insurance so it’s important to make sure you have them all covered when you buy church insurance . Church officials, like those in other community organizations, need to ensure they have a good long term relationship with a reputable agent in order to be confident […]