Posts by John Lannon

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  1. Personal Property Protection During Working From Home

    Since the Coronavirus outbreak in March, many of us have been forced to make an abrupt transition to working from home. After roughly six months, many of us are still juggling telecommuting, virtual learning and social distancing, and you might not be thinking about the new exposures associated with your home and vehicle that are emerging with the “new normal”. Consider these personal property protection tips to help […]

  2. Why Appraising Valuables Is Important, and How to Find a Qualified Appraiser

    Have you recently inherited a piece of jewelry or art that is not yet insured? It’s also possible that the worth of a valuable you own has increased over the years without your knowledge, and it’s no longer adequately protected by your policy.

  3. Life Changes — Your Personal Insurance Policies Should Too

    How long has it been since you reviewed your personal insurance policies? How long have you been with the same insurance company for all your personal risk management needs including auto, homeowner’s, and umbrella policies?

  4. Common Misconceptions of What is Covered under Your HO3 Homeowners Policy

    Have you ever been a victim of theft, or perhaps one of your favorite possessions mysteriously disappeared? Both can be financially and emotionally devastating experiences, especially theft, which can leave you with a feeling of having your privacy completely invaded.   I found during my many years in the insurance industry that most people are […]

  5. Does Your Auto Insurance Cover You Completely? Excess Uninsured/Underinsured Motorist Coverage Can Help Fill the Gap

    In one of my previous posts, I wrote about making sure you know what’s covered in your auto insurance policy. While there are several areas that you should take a close look at if you haven’t reviewed your policy lately, your Uninsured Motorist Coverage is an area you should pay particular attention to.

  6. Help Make Your Home Burglar Proof

    According to FBI statistics, burglaries of residential properties account for 73.2 percent of all burglary offenses, and victims suffered an estimated $3.9 billion in property losses. Also, the Bureau of Justice Statistics reports seasonal variation in household burglary victimization rates, which tends to be about 11 percent higher in the summer than during the rest of the year.

  7. Group Personal Excess Liability Coverage: Protect Your People, Protect Your Business

    It’s no secret we live in a litigious society, and as an executive, business owner, lawyer or physician, you are probably keenly aware of the importance of commercial property & casualty insurance, but did you know that your company’s assets could be at stake if you or even one of your employees is in an […]

  8. Things to Consider When Reviewing Your Auto Insurance Policy

    Have you reviewed your auto insurance policy recently? If not, you could be either overpaying for your coverage or have inadequate coverage. When your auto insurance policy is up for renewal each year, it is always important to take the time to give it a check to ensure you have the right coverage at the right […]