Author Archives: Riskguard Insurance Solutions

AirBNB and other short term rentals: Are you really covered?

To rent or not to rent, that is the question. You have that nice room in the back of your house with a private entrance that is barely used in the year.  You have a little in-law downstairs that your … Continue reading

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Holiday Donation Drive 2017!

As a company founded in the San Francisco Bay Area, we are committed to giving back to our community.  This holiday season, Riskguard Insurance Solutions, Inc. will be partnering with The Livermore Homeless Refuge for a holiday donation drive from … Continue reading

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Workers Compensation 101: Licensed Contractors and Time Cards

First and foremost, if you are in the state of California and have employees, then you have to have workers compensation insurance. If you are a licensed contractor in the state of California, the CSLB (Contractor’s State License Board) will … Continue reading

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Are You Ready To Send the Kids Off To College?: Bag? Check! Books? Check! Insurance? Um…

Back-to-School Insurance Tips College is expensive enough without finding out too late that an accident or theft isn’t covered under your current policies. So, as you get your children ready to head off to school in the fall, there’s one … Continue reading

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3 Simple Ways to Reduce Car Accident Risks

Spring is here!  With warmer weather comes more activities to be outside including driving to beaches, areas in your neighborhood, or even weekend road trips. Unfortunately, too many of those trips will end up being memorable for the wrong reasons, … Continue reading

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CUESA’s Volunteer of the Month: Christian Herman

Congrats to our fellow agent, Christian Herman!   Since August 2015, Christian has been volunteering with CUESA (a local non-profit organization that manages the San Francisco Ferry Plaza Farmers Market since 1999).  He was just named Volunteer of the Month by … Continue reading

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Workers Comp in CA: Some Info on First Aid Claim Reporting

 CALIFORNIA POLICYHOLDERS SUBJECT:   FIRST AID CLAIM REPORTING The purpose of this notice is to inform you that the Workers’ Compensation Insurance Rating Bureau (“WCIRB”) California Workers’ Compensation Uniform Statistical Reporting Plan (the “Plan”), effective January 1, 2017 requires that all … Continue reading

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