by | Safety, Small Business |

As the US craft beer market grows each year, brewers drive more production, sales volume, and revenue for the industry. According to the Brewers Association, the craft beer market in the US is worth $23.5 billion, and craft beer sales volume continues to rise—it grew over 6% in 2016. In terms of production volume in... Read more »

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by | Property, Safety, Small Business |

Every year, electrical equipment, wiring, appliances and tools cause injuries and fires at both homes and workplaces. Paying close attention to the condition of electrical equipment and taking appropriate and prompt action to correct electrical problems can help to ensure your safety and the safety of those around you. Below are guidelines to help identify... Read more »

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Commercial property owners don’t want to find themselves at a loss in the event of disaster. Anything from a flood or hurricane to an act of terror or cyber-attack, can destroy a business. While most of these events are out of a business owner’s control, having adequate insurance coverage is critical. But it’s just the... Read more »

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WESTBROOK, Maine (June 30, 2017) –Acadia Insurance, a Berkley Company®, is celebrating 25 years of providing insurance services to businesses throughout the Northeast. Acadia has developed into a leading property and casualty insurance provider, employing approximately 400 individuals. Founded in response to the Maine Worker’s Compensation crisis of the early ‘90s, Acadia opened its first... Read more »

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by | Construction |

Commercial construction is going green. The market for sustainable products, practices, and processes in the building industry is being bolstered by public awareness and supported by increased legislation—and it’s creating new opportunities for construction companies who are eager to meet the rising demands from customers for eco-friendly building materials and techniques. At the most fundamental... Read more »

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WESTBROOK, Maine (June 30, 2017) – Effective July 1, 2017, Acadia Insurance, a Berkley Company®, will become the official carrier of the Home Builders and Remodelers Association of Massachusetts (HBRAMA) and underwrite coverage for participating members of the association and its affiliates serving five chapters and approximately 700 construction members statewide. Acadia is well-versed in... Read more »

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WESTBROOK, Maine (June 30, 2017) – Acadia Insurance, a Berkley Company®, is expanding its Employment Related Practices Liability (EPLI) coverage with the addition of Crisis Event Communication Expense Reimbursement coverage. Available November 1, this coverage helps businesses maintain their reputation by managing unforeseen expenses during a major media crisis, including costs for professional public relations... Read more »

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by | Construction, Farm & Agriculture, Safety |

Whether you’re in construction, welding, agriculture, or any other industry whose workers are exposed to insufficient oxygen environments or potentially toxic airborne agents, you’re required to protect your employees from respiratory hazards. Yet, research shows that not nearly enough employers are taking heed—and many are failing to provide sufficient training and respiratory protection. Recent headlines... Read more »

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