Superstorm Sandy: Five Years Later

By Ryan Hager, Assistant Vice President – Commercial Lines The 1,000 Year Storm October 29th, 2012 is a day that will forever be ingrained into the memories of both residents of New Jersey and business...

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Show Your Employees You Care

By Meaghan Tyndale-Williams, Vice President – Commercial Lines Get Your Employees Back to Work & Avoid Litigation Despite our best efforts workplace injuries happen. These accidents can be costly and leave you vulnerable to expensive...

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The Affordable Care Act-What You Need To Know

By Barry Fields, Vice President – Employee Benefits The Affordable Care Act (ACA) requires that certain employers (those with at least fifty full-time equivalent employees) provide health insurance coverage to their employees that meets “Affordability”...

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JGS Insurance Selected as a Finalist for NJBIZ 2017 Business of the Year Award

JGS Insurance, a market leading New Jersey insurance agency, announced today that it has been named a Top 100 Property/Casualty Agency by Insurance Journal. The Top 100 list is ranked by total property/casualty agency revenue...

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Mind the Down Time

By Ryan Fleming, Director – Habitational Group There are people in every industry, sport, or walk of life that are unbelievable performers. We see them accomplish incredible amounts of work and perform what looks to...

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JGS’ New Location at Bell Works

By Ken Hager, COO In August of 1969, our family moved to Holmdel and set up roots that went deep into our hearts and souls. Our father, Sam Hager, had been working for JGS Insurance...

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Don’t Mess With The DOL

Regulations For Electronic Distribution of ERISA DisclosuresWith the recent increase in audits by the Department of Labor (DOL), one of the most frequently asked questions JGS Insurance receives is under what circumstances can documents be...

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What’s the Deal with Certificates of Insurance?

Why are certificates of insurance so universally hated by insurance brokers and risk managers alike? Some insurance professionals would just as soon have their teeth drilled without novocaine than deal with these much-maligned documents. Yet...

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Why EPLI is Crucial to Your Business

Is your company covered by Employment Practices Liability Insurance (EPLI)? If not, you might want to consider it. Over the past twenty years, the number of employment-based lawsuits has increased as employee awareness of fair...

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Peace of Mind Is Priceless

By Bernie Cosentino, Vice President – Habitational Insuring Your Condominium Or Co-op Apartment When it comes to insuring your condominium unit or co-op apartment, just having a “piece of the rock” may not be enough....

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Empower Your Passion

By Ken Hager, COO Preparation, Preparation, Preparation Passion is an intense emotion or a very strong feeling about a person or thing or a positive affinity towards a subject. Anyone who knows me knows I...

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Protect Your Customers And Your Business

Companies in the food industry would certainly agree that producing safe products is of paramount importance. How can you make money if you are making your customers ill? Whether it is a hit to a...

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