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It’s Time to Protect Your Business From Employee Lawsuits

Who needs Employer Practice Liability coverage? If you have employees, Employment Practices Liability Insurance (EPLI) is critical to safeguard your business. This type of coverage protects your business from losses due to employee lawsuits. Legal claims have been on the rise in recent years for businesses big and small. According to a recent Forbes article, […]

February 11, 2021 0 comment
Essential Tips to Keep You Safe While Using a Patio Heater

Despite falling temperatures, you can comfortably enjoy some outdoor time in the winter thanks to patio heaters. However, a patio heater is also a potential fire hazard. Between 2012 and 2016 alone, the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) responded to an annual average of over 52,000 domestic fires caused by heating equipment and at least […]

January 21, 2021 0 comment
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5 Ways to Prevent Frozen and Bursting Pipes in MA

Massachusetts is among the top 20 coldest states in the U.S., with temperatures dropping to 16 degrees Fahrenheit and below in winter, as reported by the World Population Review. Considering that pipes begin to freeze at 20 degrees Fahrenheit, you should practice safety measures to keep the temperatures in your plumbing system significantly higher. This […]

January 14, 2021 0 comment
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Employee Safety Concerns Challenge Office Reopenings During COVID-19

As the citizens of Massachusetts gradually adjust to the new normal, companies are cautiously resuming operations. The bad news is that the “new normal” has come with lots of special conditions for businesses that intend to resume in-person operations. For instance, the Commonwealth of Massachusetts requires companies to comply with rules such as social distancing, […]

January 7, 2021 0 comment
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What to Know About Employment Practices Liability Insurance Coverage

At CAV Insurance, we want our clients to be up to date on trends that we are seeing in the industry. Industry-wide there has been an uptick in claims for Employment Practice Liability claims.   What is Employment Practice Liability Insurance (EPLI)? It’s an insurance policy that protects business owners from claims brought against them […]

December 22, 2020 0 comment
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5 Reasons to Insure Your Jewelry

You may have heard of Murphy’s Law – “Whatever can go wrong, will go wrong.” Unfortunately, the old adage holds true in a variety of scenarios. Especially if you don’t have proper precautions to protect yourself and your assets. When the unexpected happens to your precious belongings, having insurance is a relief. Jewelry is especially […]

December 10, 2020 0 comment
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Top Tips for Patio Heater Safety

When the weather drops, we don’t always want to shelter inside. Portable, outdoor gas-fired heaters – known as patio heaters – are increasingly popular for use at home and in outdoor seating areas for restaurants. While the heaters offer comfort for many hours, using them does involve some risks. If you make use of a […]

December 3, 2020 0 comment
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Home Damage Prevention Through Winter

From warm blankets and hot cocoa, there are many seasonal delights we get to enjoy when the weather turns. But as Jack Frost nips the air, causing the mercury to plummet to finger-numbing sub-zero temperatures, there is no place like home to keep cozy and warm as fall and winter weather outside turns frightful. The […]

November 17, 2020 0 comment
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Credit Card Fraud: How to Stay Safe

In more ways than one, our lives have changed from this year’s events. We may find ourselves working from home more, keeping a steady supply of face masks handy, and relying solely on cashless spending. Unfortunately, credit card fraud and identity theft is exploding as criminals prey on consumers’ pandemic spending habits and desire for […]

November 12, 2020 0 comment
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How to Pest Proof Your Home This Fall

You may love welcoming guests into your home – but not if they have wings, pincers, or eight legs. Pests can sneak their way into your property without you knowing. While many think of pest problems during the warm summer months, as the temperature drops, these unwanted visitors go on the hunt for food, water, […]

November 5, 2020 0 comment
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