Pool Safety: Pool Drownings Can Happen in an Instant

Pool Safety: Pool Drownings Can Happen in an Instant Spending time in the pool is a great way to enjoy the outdoors and beat the summer heat but every year more than 3,000 people drown in the US, and many others suffer from serious injuries in near drowning incidents. To keep you and your family members safe it is important to review some pool Read More

Make Room on the Road: Sharing the Road with Bicyclists

Make Room on the Road: Sharing the Road with Bicyclists With sunnier days and warmer weather we will begin to see more bicycles on the road. To help keep everyone safe on the roads here are some reminder tips for vehicle and bicycle safety. - When riding a bicycle on roads or bike paths bicyclists are responsible for following the same Read More

Cinco de Mayo with Allan Block Insurance!

Cinco de Mayo with Allan Block Insurance! This year the staff at Allan Block Agency celebrated Cinco De Mayo with lunch brought in from Tomatillo! Tomatillo is a local restaurant in Dobbs Ferry, NY specialized in fresh Farm-to-Burrito foods using ingredients right from the Hudson Valley. You can see their full menu at www.mexchester.com . 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

The Cost of Driving: Why insurance premiums are on the rise

The Cost of Driving: Why insurance premiums are on the rise Does the cost of driving seem to be a bigger drain on your wallet then it used to? It very well could be. Here are some trends that may be contributing to the increasing cost of driving. Driving Distractions – Today we have more distractions then ever causing us to take our eyes off 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