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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 […]

Why Everyone in Your Household Must be Listed on Your Massachusetts Car Insurance

While Massachusetts drivers know they are required to have car insurance, many people have questions about their auto insurance. One of the questions our Account Managers frequently hear is, “Do other members of my household need to be listed on my car insurance?” The answer is…Yes! When applying for car insurance it’s important to disclose […]

Good News for Business Owners that continued to pay furloughed employees due to COVID-19

New Statistical Workers’ Compensation Code is Positive News for Employers Good news for business owners with furloughed employees. If your business suspended operations due to COVID-19 (Coronavirus), but continued to pay employees who are at home but not working, you will not have to include the payroll paid to these employees in the calculation of […]

We’re Keeping Connected During COVID-19: Focus on Nancy Matanes

Corona Chronicles: July 8th Edition. We hope everyone enjoyed the Independence Day holiday. Hopefully, you got a little extra time off, some rest and relaxation, and at least a little taste of normalcy over the holiday weekend. As we prepare our offices for a staggered return of our staff, we are keeping connected to you […]

Massachusetts Flood Insurance: Is your Home Protected from Flood Damage?

This week in New England Mother Nature brought flash flooding, thunderstorms and torrential downpours. The severe weather even forced a partial evacuation of Norwood Hospital that left several motorists stranded. Summer storms, poor drainage systems, snow melt, neighborhood construction, and broken water mains can all cause flooding. Massachusetts residents maybe accustomed to wild weather but […]

We’re Keeping Connected During COVID-19: Focus on Guido the French Bulldog

It’s July 1st and we’re feeling happy about three things today: As of Tuesday, The Massachusetts Department of Public Health reported that there were no new COVID-19 related deaths across the state Boston Red Sox players reported to Fenway Park for the first time since the COVID-19 outbreak This weekend is the long Independence Day […]