Dog Bite Liability

For most dog owners, the possibility of their dog biting someone may seem next to impossible. Many common dog breeds are tame, friendly, and docile but homeowner’s insurance underwriters are careful when determining what breeds of dogs to exclude from a policy. In 2011, insurance […]

Not Your Average Claim

Working in the insurance industry, you seem some truly whacky, counter-intuitive claims, cases, and court rulings. RoughNotesmagazine and Insurance Journal constantly publish claims and court settlements far from norm. Yesterday, an article popped up on Insurance Journal’s website about a man who killed his wife, […]

Isenberg to Insurance

Last Working Wednesday, we heard from one of our employees, Andy Roth. This week, we have a guest blogger, Jim Hyatt. He is the Vice President of Personal Lines for Arbella Insurance Group. Jim answered a few questions on what brought him to insurance and why it’s […]

Intern Insights: Week One

Murray & MacDonald Insurance hired an intern, Ben Whitney, from Bentley University for the summer. Each Monday, we will post insights from Ben about working for a local insurance agency. In the first installment of “Intern Insights”, I’d like to introduce myself and provide a brief […]