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Excess Uninsured/Underinsured Insurance Coverage and Why You Need It

Car insurance is mandatory in Massachusetts. But there are always a few that think the laws don’t apply to them. Ever stop and think what would happen if you were in a car accident with an uninsured/underinsured motorist?  Excess Underinsured or uninsured motorist insurance coverage can help pay for car repairs and medical expenses after […]

Phone Interruption Notification January 7th

Phone Interruption Notification Please be aware that our office phone lines will be unavailable, Thursday, January 7th between the hours of 1-2 PM.  We will be upgrading our phone system during this time. Ways To Reach Us: Email Us at mrireception@mcsweeneyricci.com Email your Account Manager directly by using the first letter of first name/last name and […]

RMV Update: Commercial Registration Renewal Mailing Delays

Mailing Delays for Commercial Registration Renewals Attention Commercial Drivers- The Registry of Motor Vehicles (RMV) is processing commercial registration renewals on the same day they are received. However, due to mailing delays with the U.S Postal Service, it is taking longer than usual for customers to receive their new registrations and decals in the mail. […]

Business Insurance: The Hard Market & How to Prepare

The Property & Casualty insurance industry is cyclical, continually fluctuating between a “hard” and “soft” market. Since the early 2000’s, the industry has experienced a historically long soft market with business owners benefiting from available coverage at reasonable premiums. As of late, “U.S. commercial insurance prices have increased 18% in the third quarter of 2020”, […]

Snow Plow Insurance in Massachusetts: Snow Removal & Business Liability

Winter is here…. and in the Northeast, these months bring snow and ice that can unfortunately lead to slips and falls. Because of overregulation, litigation has increased leading to large insurance premiums and tighter contractual requirements by property owners and general contractors making it difficult for snow contractors to afford the insurance coverage needed. Our […]

Earthquake Insurance Coverage in Massachusetts

“What was that?” was a common phrase across much of southeastern Massachusetts, Cape Cod, Rhode Island, Connecticut and New Hampshire, Sunday morning around 9:10 A.M. An earthquake struck in the Atlantic Ocean about 8 miles off the coast of New Bedford. The U.S Geological Survey initially measured the quake at 4.2 magnitude before downgrading it […]

COVID-19 Update on Registry of Motor Vehicles Transactions in Massachusetts

The Impact of COVID-19 on Registry of Motor Vehicles (RMV) Transactions In order to reduce facility volume, since March 27th the Registry of Motor Vehicles has enforced a “no walk-in” policy at any of their open Service Center locations in Massachusetts. The RMV is accepting appointments for “necessary” and any required “in-person” transactions that can’t […]

Contractor Surety Bonds: Do I Need a Surety Bond?

Going into business for yourself, involves a great deal of time, energy and risk. In the Construction field, it’s not just you as the business owner that faces risk, your customers also assume some degree of risk when hiring you. A contractor surety bond helps protect the project owner, the contractor, and helps give your […]