CEO Blog

Directors & Officers (D&O) Insurance

October 11, 2017 8:16 pm

Why is it important?   We are often asked what is D&O insurance and why it is important for our organization to purchase such insurance.  The quick answer is that in many states you as a volunteer of an organization can be held personally accountable for your actions. As well as the actions of your […]

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Cell Phones: A Danger in Childcare Centers?

October 11, 2017 8:07 pm

Cell Phone – A danger in childcare centers? The average person realizes that texting and driving is dangerous. Most also realize that talking on the cell-phone, while driving is also hazardous. However, few realize that texting and talking on the cell-phone, while working at a childcare center might cause the children in their charge harm. […]

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Unbelievable Claims Impact Nonprofits?

August 31, 2017 6:45 pm

Unbelievable claims actually occur and effect of the all parties involved. While there are laws that allow the victims of false claims to counter-sue, the entire process can take months or even years to complete. False or unbelievable claims have the potential to disproportionately impact non-profits. Furthermore, they often lack the time or money to […]

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Frightening Childcare Claims?

August 31, 2017 6:42 pm

When you have children in a childcare setting, such as a day care or a preschool, you’re going to be worried about how they are cared for while you’re away from them. Unfortunately, there are a few situations when children are mistreated. These frightening childcare claims are all too real, but with day care insurance, […]

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Film Producers E&O

October 18, 2013 8:09 am

Producers E&O; Film Insurance E&O; E&O Insurance for Filmmakers Film Producers E&O; E&O Insurance; Broadcast E&O; Production Insurance No matter what you call it, we are the specialists for errors & omission (also known as libel insurance). Also, we are one of the few in the industry who write a three year policy for film […]

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Car Insurance FAQs

April 25, 2013 5:03 am

Frequently Asked Questions Part Two Car Insurance FAQs Q: I have an older car whose current market value is very low – do I really need to purchase car insurance? A: Most states have car insurance laws that require drivers to have at least some car liability insurance. These laws were enacted to ensure that […]

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Frequently Asked Questions

March 13, 2013 6:56 am

Part One Q: What kinds of questions should I be expected to answer when I’m applying for an insurance policy in the Washington DC Metropolitan Area? Why do insurers need so much information? A: When you apply for an insurance policy at Walterry Insurance Brokers, you will be asked a number of questions. For example, […]

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Flood Insurance

November 29, 2012 8:22 am

Our industry is constantly reminding insureds that Flood damage, or flood insurance, is not provided by their Homeowner’s Insurance policy. It is probably the most difficult policy to convince a homeowner to purchase. Most customers feel they do not need it. After storm “Sandy” many regretted they had not purchased it. Call us now for […]

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Homeowner Insurance

September 24, 2012 6:11 am

We are often asked to lower the value of an insured’s homeowner’s insurance due to the weak economy however this is often not the correct thing to do. Almost all homeowner policies are based on the REPLACEMENT cost to rebuild your home, NOT the market value or your original cost. Although the economy is down, […]

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Newspaper Insurance

August 23, 2012 8:42 am

It is again that time of the year when we will be attending the National Newspaper Association (NNA) convention in Charleston, South Carolina. The convention is from October 3rd to 7th and, as usual, we will be presenting a libel seminar for newspaper publishers. Attendees will receive a 5% credit on their premium for the […]

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