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

Summertime Means Minors in the Workplace

Summertime Means Minors in the Workplace  As summer approaches, many young people will be looking for summer job opportunities in small businesses and with these young and eager workers comes a set of rules that many employers may not familiar with. The Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) sets rules for what kinds of jobs and hours minors of Read More

How to Stay Connected – Finding a Business Email Address

How to Stay Connected – Finding a Business Email Address It used to be easy to find people, as long as you knew someone’s name you could open a phone book and find their address. In today’s age of technology it can be a challenge to find an email address for someone. To assist with this problem tools and resources have been created to help you Read More

Think the New York Family Leave Doesn’t Apply to your Business? Think again!

Think the New York Family Leave Doesn’t Apply to your Business? Think again! A new bill establishing a Paid Family Leave (PFL) program in the state of New York was passed. This bill will apply to businesses of all sizes and under this bill workers will be able to take leave to: Bond with a new child (including adopted and foster children), Care Read More

National Small Business Week: From One Small Business to Another

National Small Business Week: From One Small Business to Another April 30th through May 6th is National Small Business Week! More than half of Americans either own or work for a small business and they create about 2 out of every 3 new jobs in the US each year. From Everyone at Allan M. Block Agency we would like to say from one small Read More

Cyber Security Insurance for Small and Midsize Businesses

Cyber Security Insurance for Small and Midsize Businesses For many businesses the internet has opened a door to unprecedented connections with customers, productivity and visibility. Yet, along with all of the many benefits of the internet there is a real and growing concern of cyber attacks that can cause harm to a business’s revenue, Read More

Protecting your Commercial Property from Slip and Fall Accidents

Preparing and Protecting your Commercial Property from Slip and Fall Accidents Slip and fall accidents can be very costly for any business, whether they involve your employees or someone else legally on your premises. Each year these accidents result in thousands of workers’ compensation or third party liability claims. Make sure you prepare as Read More