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Pay Your Premium Online Hospitality Insurance Group is excited to announce that we’ve recently partnered with Xpress-pay, a leading ePayment solution provider, to provide our policyholders with a faster, more convenient way of making premium payments. We’re confident this will be a great addition to the service we provide you! Frequently Asked Questions About Our Online Payments What payments are ... Read More

Excess Liability – Expanded Guidelines and Reduced Pricing

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Excess Liability – Expanded Guidelines and Reduced Pricing Hospitality Insurance Group’s new expanded guidelines and reduced pricing for independent insurance agents who write an excess liability policy are effective immediately! When writing an excess liability policy with us in the past we required that the Liquor Liability and General Liability coverages be written with us. Our new expanded guidelines allow you … Read More

Agent Update: Verification Of Restaurant Sales

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How To Verify Restaurant Sales With Hospitality Insurance Group

We are pleased to announce the following changes to our current audit procedures to simplify our liquor liability insurance renewal and new hospitality insurance submissions, increase the accuracy of pricing, and eliminate the unpopular audit process. Our current process requires two steps, one for completing the renewal application and a request for the insured to complete a self-audit. Over the … Read More

Liquor Liability Insurance Now Mandatory in Rhode Island

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Rhode Island Liquor Liability Insurance

Liquor Liability Insurance Now A Mandatory Law in Rhode Island Effective August 1, 2017 Do you insure liquor stores, restaurants or bars situated in the State of Rhode Island? Effective August 1st, liquor liability insurance in the state of Rhode Island will become mandatory. The Rhode Island House and Senate recently passed legislation that will require any applicant or holder … Read More

Alcohol-Related Insurance Claims Against Our Restaurant Policyholders & How We Removed The Risk

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Alcohol-Related Insurance Claims Against Our Restaurant Policyholders In today’s world, businesses are sued daily and held liable for practically anything – especially alcohol-related insurance claims. One verdict in Boston topped $40 million, while two bar lawsuit cases settlements in Worcester, MA each topped $20 million. As a multi-state liquor liability insurance company, it’s our responsibility to protect our policyholders. Take a look … Read More

Agent Update: New & Renewed Business

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You asked, we listened! Effective March 15, 2017, Hospitality Insurance Group will be sending invoices on new and renewal business. Many of our agency partners requested that policies be mailed out upon binding with invoices enclosed in order to make it easier for payment to be remitted to us. Effective March 15, 2017, Hospitality Insurance Group will be sending invoices … Read More

How New Restaurant Trends Have Affected Liquor Liability Insurance

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How New Restaurant Trends Have Affected Liquor Liability Insurance  Drinking games at bars, BYOB, happy hour, and more. As we celebrate the 25th anniversary of our CEO John Tympanick, John looks back at the last 25 years in business and how new restaurant trends have affected liquor liability insurance. 25 employees, 6 states, over 440 Massachusetts agents, and 1000+ agents … Read More

10 Things to Consider When Choosing an Insurance Agent

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One might think choosing an insurance agent should be an easy task. Pick the one that offers you the lowest price, right? Well that’s not necessarily the case and probably shouldn’t be at the top of your list of priorities when choosing the best agent. Lower price can mean inferior coverage and that’s fine until you experience a loss that … Read More