non owned automobile insurance

4 Tips To Help Prevent a Car Accident

Supplying companies with temporary staffing may mean that the employee drives the client’s company vehicle. While your non owned automobile insurance protects the company in the event an accident occurs, here are some tips to help the employees prevent one happening in the first place. Safety First All states require the use of seat belts, […]

truck insurance

Coverage Options for Truckers

Commercial trucking is an industry vital to the infrastructure of our economy. Working to move goods from one location to another keeps businesses open and customers happy. With the right truck insurance, you can be confident that your deliveries are protected well beyond the carefully packaged goods you have loaded. Whether you operate a fleet […]

errors omissions in Manhattan

Your Guide to Errors and Omissions Insurance

No matter what industry you work in, you are most likely confident in your product and service. While it’s great to have confidence that you can perform a service correctly and with reliability, you don’t want to be overconfident. Here is why you still need errors omissions in Manhattan. Risks Covered By Errors & Omissions […]

IMS insurance

How Mergers Help Consumers

Sometimes the general public fears mergers with large corporations. Given government involvement with antitrust laws, it is important to protect healthy competition in our economy. However, there are times when mergers and acquisitions provide a significant benefit to consumers. Recently, IMS insurance out of Texas found itself in a position to merge with a larger […]

stop gap insurance coverage

3 Reasons To Have Stop Gap Insurance in Monopolistic States

Monopolistic states handle the sale of workers compensation insurance. The required insurance does not include employers liability insurance in those states. By not having that rider often easily added onto workers compensation insurance in non-monopolistic states, businesses in Washington, Ohio, North Dakota and Wyoming benefit from adding stop gap insurance coverage. Comply with Other Insurance […]

business insurance in Totowa, New Jersey

2 Surprising Facts About Business Insurance

For every business, business insurance is crucial and necessary. While no one enjoys spending their time shopping for insurance, it is important that you find an insurer that offers the types of coverage that you need. As you search for the right business insurance in Totowa, New Jersey, here are a couple of facts that […]

Creating Dependable Coverage and Excellent Service

North Star Agency prides itself in providing every client with the great customer service they deserve. If you own multiple restaurants or are buying your first home, you can trust that we can work towards building the best coverage for your needs and for your budget. Since 1995, we have provided New England residents and […]

employee benefits liability insurance

Close the Liability Gap with Employee Benefits Coverage

Liability coverage included in a business insurance policy is hardly a catch-all for your staffing insurance needs. General liability plans–as well as errors and omissions policies or endorsements–provide for coverage against claims by third parties, typically customers or clients. Glaringly absent is any coverage against claims by a firm’s own employees, both temporary and full-time. […]

employment practices liability insurance

How to Avoid Making Mistakes That Can Lead to Claims of Improper Employment Practices

Employees placed by staffing agencies to perform work for businesses can remain the responsibility of the staffing agencies even though they may be supervised and monitored by another business. In addition to being held liable for employees’ actions, the staffing agency can also be held responsible for improper employment practices committed by the businesses. Although […]

Cargo liability insurance companies

Confidently Carry Your Load with Cargo Liability Insurance

For-hire truckers face tremendous exposure to liability in the event of damage or loss to cargo. Now more than ever before, most shippers require that truckers provide insurance for the value of the freight while in transit. Cargo liability insurance companies typically offer coverage for claims resulting from the following: Collision Fire Striking of a […]