Hurricanes Harvey, Irma and Jose

Hurricanes Harvey, Irma and Jose   We are deeply saddened by the devastation caused by Hurricane Harvey and Irma.  Our Thoughts and Prayers are with those who have been affected and for those who are in the Path of Hurricane Jose.   For more information or answers to your insurance questions, contact us at Allan Block Read More

Get an Evacuation Plan Ready for Your Business

Get an Evacuation Plan Ready for Your Business Smell smoke? Feel the building starting to shake? Employees may start to panic in disaster situations. Having the right business insurance is important but creating an emergency action plan for your employees as well as your small business can help prevent injuries and potentially save lives. Read More

Congratulations – Community Food Pantry of Sleepy Hollow and Tarrytown

Community Food Pantry of Sleepy Hollow and Tarrytown Margaret Black, Director of the Local Food Pantry and VP of Operations for Allan Block Insurance saw an opportunity for the Insurance Industry to support the local community food pantry.  Margaret’s nomination was reviewed and the Insurance Industry’s Charitable Foundation awarded $2500 to Read More

Do College Students Need Renters Insurance?

Do College Students Need Renters Insurance? Whether College students need renters insurance is dependent on where they are living. If the student is living at home or in on-campus housing they may be covered under their parent’s home or renters insurance. Many insurance policies include off premises theft coverage which would cover the student Read More

Tips for Adding a Teen Driver to Your Auto Insurance

Tips for Adding a Teen Driver to Your Auto Insurance It’s normal for parents to start worrying when their teens become old enough to drive but many parents may not be prepared for the financial shock of adding a teenager to your family auto insurance. While increases vary from state to state an annual analysis found that adding a single Read More

Community Spotlight: It Takes a Village 10591

Community Spotlight: It Takes a Village 10591 Allan M. Block Insurance and its employees like to be involved and give back to the local community. This month we are highlighting the local non-profit organization It Takes a Village 10591 for their work with residents of the 10591 community. It Takes a Village 10591 provides support and Read More

Paid Family Leave – Top 10 Things Businesses Need to Know

Paid Family Leave - Top 10 Things Businesses Need to Know New York’s Workers’ Comp Board (WCB) adopted final regulations on Paid Family Leave (PFL) which begins in January 2018. Here are the top 10 things to keep in mind: Employers that have to provide Disability Insurance (DBL), must provide PFL. All employees who are currently covered Read More