“Don’t put all your eggs in one basket” is a very old saying and, in many ways, it’s still the basis for the modern insurance that helps protect your business. Insurance began with people seeking to control the dangers they faced by spreading out the risk among larger groups of people and making agreements to help one another in the case of
Employment practices liability insurance protects your home care business from common claims and lawsuits brought by your employees. The number of lawsuits in the industry is rising and the cost to defend yourself against a claim can be substantial. Now more than ever it’s important to make sure your business is protected.
Even though employment practices liability insurance coverage (often
Understanding the inner workings of how an insurance policy is written and managed can be helpful whether you’re shopping for new insurance or already have coverage in place. In this blog, we’ll walk you through the process your Lockton Home Care policy goes through to give you an idea of what to expect.
From the moment you fill out a contact form, you’re
Lack of good information has led to plenty of misconceptions about insurance in the home care industry. We wanted to take the opportunity to set the record straight about the 5 most common insurance misconceptions out there.
1. All insurance is basically the same.
It’s a common misconception that all insurance is basically the same. The thought is that “most types of insurance policies
It’s hard to make an accurate prediction of the outcome when a liability claim first comes to your attention. Some incidents resolve simply, while others do not. However, for home care businesses that delay the reporting of a claim to their insurer, the outcome is almost always worse than it otherwise could have been with prompt reporting.
The timing of a liability claim