Tag: Restaurant Insurance

22
Oct

What You Need to Know About Buying Restaurant Insurance

When we talk about restaurant insurance, we are actually referring to insuring all types of hospitality businesses, such as bars, sports bars, taverns, nightclubs, entertainment venues, delis, pizzerias, and more. When looking to buy the right restaurant insurance, it’s first important to understand the basic coverages. Only then can you decide what is applicable to your situation and unique business.

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8
Oct

COVID-19 Safety Alert for Restaurants Offering Curbside Pickup and Takeout Service

Earlier this year, the U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) issued an alert with safety tips for restaurants and food/beverage businesses to protect their workers from coronavirus exposure as they move to meet the demand for curbside pickup and takeout services. As an owner of a restaurant or food businesses that is shifting towards greeting guests

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3
Sep

A Guide to Finding the Right Restaurant Insurance

Although securing restaurant insurance isn’t a glamorous part of owning a restaurant, bar, tavern, or café, it is incredibly important to your business’s success. Having the right insurance policies in hand can help owners overcome obstacles, protect their pocket, and flourish in the food industry. With so much to consider, it’s worthwhile knowing how to go about picking the right

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10
Jun

Before Reopening Restaurant Owners Should Take These Steps

Now that restaurants from Michigan to Los Angeles have gotten the green light on reopening restaurants including their dine-in options, the time for restaurant owners to reopen responsibly and in an informed way is more important than ever. In recent weeks, the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) issued a new set of more detailed safety guidelines for restaurants and bars

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20
May

The Dos & Don’ts of Restaurant Operations During COVID-19

Cleaning a restaurant, serving customers, getting the food out on time, and everything else that comes with a restaurant’s expectations have seen ample changes with the spread of COVID-19. Practically every part of eating out and ordering in has changed, and rightfully so. But restaurants need to reassure their diners that they are safe to eat at and eat from,

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6
May

How to Implement Restaurant Curbside Pickup

Across the country, restaurants have had to completely change the way they operate and supply food to their patrons. While the country waits for social distancing rules to be lifted, restaurants are having to improvise by offering curbside and delivery services to customers rather than dine-in options. And while some major chain restaurants and fast food companies were experimenting with

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5
Feb

Wage Theft Lawsuits in the Restaurant Industry

Wage theft has always been an issue in the service industry as restaurant workers lose millions each year because of this issue. On a greater scale, the Economic Policy Institute estimates that $15 billion is lost just to minimum wage violations each year in all sectors combined. From tip skimming to underpayment to illegal deductions, wage theft is an ongoing

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22
Jan

Restaurant Accessibility: Don’t Forget About the Gift Cards

Restaurant gift cards have been rising in popularity among holiday shoppers over the years and it doesn’t seem to be trending down at any point. And while some people are opting for digital gift cards where recipients can use that value online, especially for mobile food ordering, using the cards at a restaurant is still commonplace. But with this rise

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15
Jan

Wage and Hour Lawsuits: A Rapidly Rising Restaurant Risk Exposure

One of the hot button issues that have been debated about on stage at recent democratic presidential debates is the topic of the country’s approach to minimum wage. Currently, the federal minimum wage in the United States sits at $7.25/hour, compared to a $15/hour proposal by candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders (D-VT). The one industry in the middle of this debate

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