Why I Did This….

In these desperate economic times, it is necessary for a lot of businesses to cut costs in a variety of ways to maintain a healthy bottom line. Throughout my career as an account executive at White Sutton & Company Insurance Services I have worked tirelessly to educate myself about the […]

From Insurance Journal

Restaurant Work Injury Claims Account for 4% of Calif. Workers’ Comp Benefit PaymentsMarch 2, 2010 E-mail Post Comment Print Article Reprints Restaurant workers accounted for 6.1 percent of all California job injury claims, but only 4.1 percent of the state’s workers’ compensation benefit payments from 2000 to 2008, the California […]

Study Suggests Restaurants with Kitchen Managers Trained in Food Safety Had Lower Risk for Outbreaks. From Golden Eagle Insurance

Results of a cross-sectional study suggest that the presence of a certified food safety kitchen manager (CKM) significantly reduces the risks for outbreak of foodborne illness in restaurants and that the manager’s presence was the major distinguishing factor between restaurants where outbreaks occurred and restaurants where outbreaks did not occur. […]

The Workers Compensation Situation in California and why it’s More Important than Ever to Manage Risk, Exposures, and Claims

Brief Introduction to the Experience Modification It is a dawn of a new era for Workers Compensation in California. The experience modification formula has been altered for the first time since January 1st 2007. Those of you who are not familiar with the experience modifier, to put it simply, it […]

A Great Example of Why Employment Practices Liability Insurance is Important to Your Business and Relevant in This Day and Age!

Restaurant Pays $170,000 To Settle Sexual Harassment Lawsuit Chilbo Myunok USA LLC, a Korea-based food company which owns a Los Angeles restaurant and a chain of fast-food stores in Korea, pays $170,000 to settle a sexual harassment lawsuit filed by the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (“EEOC”) on behalf of a […]

The Top Ten Reasons Why Private Company Directors and Officers Need D&O Insurance.

1. Involvement in day-to-day operations makes private company directors and officers particularly vulnerable to claims brought by employees. 2. Third party discrimination claims, brought by customers and clients, are increasingly common in today’s society. 3. D&O Insurance from a quality insurer can take private companies through their IPO and into […]

10 Reasons Why You Should Consider Cyber Security Liability for Your Business

•Information and Intellectual Property is an organizations most valuable asset today. Therefore the impact of data breach, malicious programming, etc. can have dire impacts on an organization. •As technology becomes increasingly prevalent in society and business, so have the exposures. (Ex. Misplacement or theft of a company blackberry/pda, hacker attack, […]