Spots On The Couch

Brandon Marchant, Commercial Insurance Agent at Beehive Insurance For those of you who know me well enough I am considered somewhat of a “clean freak”. I have three wonderful kids (ages 13, 11, & 6) who at times tend to be a bit messy. I get it, kids will be kids right? In an effort to reduce some of the …

Second Nature Safety

Adam Snow, Commercial Insurance Agent at Beehive Insurance A few years ago, I was working as an intern at a construction company. The internship involved working on project bids, going to project meetings, visiting job sites, and even some asphalt laying fun. One thing I remember about this internship was the company’s focus on safety. Employees were constantly reminded about …

Million Dollar Fire

Aaron Griffith, Commercial Insurance Agent at Beehive Insurance Business was booming. I mean literally, BOOMING! My client was opening his third car audio store. They had recently purchased an additional building for $400,000 and stocked it with almost $600,000 in inventory. They had been fortunate enough to hire just the right type of friendly and skilled “techies” to sell and …

Making The Right Call

Tyson Perkes, Commercial Insurance Agent at Beehive Insurance Touchdown? Interception? Pass Interference! Everyone that is a football fan heard about the Monday Night Football game between the Packers and Seahawks a few weeks ago. The controversial last play of the game left all fans of the game stunned. Analysts and fans alike were calling for the NFL to bring back …

Grasshoppers and Glass Jars

Stuart Clark, Claims Manager at Beehive Insurance A couple of summers ago, I came home from work to find a broken glass jar in the garbage can. After asking the right questions to the right people I discovered that my youngest son, six years old at the time, and his friend decided to capture and collect grasshoppers. After getting more …

Increase Your Bonding Capacity For 2013

Jace Pearson, Commercial Insurance Agent at Beehive Insurance Although bonding companies consider a contractor’s history and reputation in determining bonding capacity, the primary underwriting emphasis is on your financial picture. A bit of year-end planning now could have a significant impact on how much work you can bond. Increase Your Working Capital A general rule is that your available bond …

Cyber Peace of Mind

Corey Ford, Commercial Insurance Agent at Beehive Insurance When was the last time you heard about a hacker breaking into a company’s secure network and stealing thousands of customers’ personal information? Chances are, you’ve probably heard of something like that happening in just the last few months. And, you’ll most likely hear about other cyber attacks in the future. The …

Product Liability Insurance Is Sweet!

Brandon Marchant, Commercial Insurance Agent at Beehive Insurance A few years ago I was able to help a start-up manufacturing company with their insurance. This particular company was going to manufacture an “all natural” children’s cough syrup made basically out of honey and water. I thought it was pretty sweet that I, representing Beehive Insurance, was helping a company with …

The Logan Lurker

Adam Snow, Commercial Insurance Agent at Beehive Insurance When I was going to school a couple years ago, there were a series of burglaries happening in student apartments close to campus. The burglar would sneak in and steal TVs, laptops, iPods, gaming systems, and whatever else he could get his hands on. He was even so bold as to go …

The Case of the Demolition Bandits

Aaron Griffith, Commercial Insurance Agent at Beehive Insurance A client recently called to report a claim. His company had been hired as a demolition contractor to tear out all of the wreckage from a home that had suffered extensive water damage. The job was big enough that the homeowners had packed a bag or two and temporarily moved out. My …