How Insurance Coverage is Adapting to the Sharing Economy

How Insurance Coverage is Adapting to the Sharing Economy

Learn about home sharing and your insurance coverage. With ridesharing, home sharing, and boat sharing companies on the rise, the sharing economy has never been stronger. Individuals are now able to use their personal cars and homes to make a little extra cash. However, merging personal and commercial ventures can get tricky, especially when it Read More

Find Out How Kari's Law Can Help Improve Public Safety

Kari’s Bill Helps to Make Hotels Safer – Find Out How This New Law Can Help Improve Public Safety

23May,2017
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New legislation as of January, 2017  requires direct-dial access to 911. Personal safety is a priority. In the event of an emergency, we call 9-1-1, and we wait for help to arrive. However, calling 9-1-1 isn’t always so easy. In hotel rooms, guests must often dial a ‘1’ or ‘9’ to make a call to an outside phone line. When guests need to make an Read More

Hoffman Brown Company volunteers at MEND (Meet Each Need with Dignity), located in Pacoima, CA

21May,2017
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Hoffman Brown Company is very active in the local community and believes in giving back to others in need.  As part of an ongoing initiative teammates volunteer throughout the year at various non-profit organizations.  Dianne Ewing of Hoffman Brown shares her experience: “I recently spent the day with 3 of my teammates helping in the Emergency Read More

Learn How to Keep Your Valuable Items Safe and Secure in the Mail

Mailing a Diamond? Learn How to Keep Your Valuable Items Safe and Secure in the Mail

Discover how the USPS can keep your valuable items safe in transit. Protecting your valuable items is a must. The right insurance can help to keep your valuables safe. However, when mailing such precious items like diamonds, you’re unable to keep a watchful eye over your valuables. Instead, you must entrust your valuables to a third-party. Read More

Cyber Liability Insurance is a necessity for businesses

17May,2017
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The recent cyber-attack on May 12, 2017 is known as the Wannacry ransomware attack.  It is an ongoing cyber-attack targeting Microsoft Windows operating systems.  The attack infected more than 300,000 computers over 150 countries.  The software demanded ransom payments in cryptocurrency bitcoin in 28 languages.  The attack has been described as Read More

Hoffman Brown Company Hosts CPR & First Aid Class

11May,2017
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In Hoffman Brown Company’s continued desire to protect the welfare of our community, Steve Brown and the HBC Team participated in a vitally important four-hour course on CPR, First Aid and the use of a Defibrillator.  The class took place on 4/8/17 at the offices of Hoffman Brown Company, in Sherman Oaks, CA.  All attendees became certified in Read More

How to Secure Your Business from the Threat of Employee Theft

How to Secure Your Business from the Threat of Employee Theft

Keep your business safe from employee theft.   A good business environment is built upon trust and mutual respect between the employer and their employees. However, employee theft can pose a serious threat to your business.  Here is how you can protect your assets. Crime Coverage Protecting your business from employee crime is imperative. Read More

A Webinar on Social Media & the New Workplace – Wed., May 17th @ 9:30am

4May,2017
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Presents Social Media and the New Workplace May 17th 9:30am - 10:30am Part of our client webinar series CLICK HERE TO REGISTER Is your workplace culture keeping up with the technological revolution? How’s your bandwidth? Is it able to withstand employees streaming video, audio and social media? The tech revolution is rapidly Read More

HBC Honors May Anniversaries Of Teammates!

2May,2017
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Personal Insurance: Sharon Rosenthal - 33 years Commercial Insurance Carole Strauss - 27 years David Townsend - 13 years Horlendy Ramierz - 1 year Account Executive/Leadership: Joe Pratts - 20 years Read More

What to Know About Buy/Sell Agreements and Your Life Insurance

Buy/Sell Agreements and Your Life Insurance – Here’s What You Need to Know

26April,2017
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Plan for your business succession with buy/sell agreements and life insurance. As a business owner, you’re a cornerstone in the success of your company.  However, if something should happen to you, it’s important that your business is prepared to move forward, while handling your departure.  Protect your business by developing a succession plan Read More