United Methodist Insurance Provides Helpful Free Resource for Local Churches
Tuesday, March 15, 2016
Nashville, TN – United Methodist Insurance (UMI), the insurance company for the denomination’s local churches, has provided a free, easy to use resource for local churches that provides a quick glance at insurance concepts to be considered when reviewing insurance policies.
The Safety and Insurance Handbook for Churches is the newly released e-book that explains property and liability insurance in clear language and assists church leaders in protecting church assets by having adequate insurance.
The booklet, which takes a deep dive into types of insurance that every local United Methodist church should have to be adequately protected, covers these topics:
- General Liability
- Directors’ and Officers’ Liability/Employment Practices Liability
- Auto, including Hired and Non-owned
- Workers’ Compensation and Employer’s Liability
- Excess/Umbrella Liability
- Commercial Crime
- Travel Accident and Sickness
The e-book is designed for church leaders to refer to when making decisions about property and casualty insurance and risk management. Each chapter addresses common scenarios that a local church might face and offers tips for dealing with or preparing for them. The index of key words is an easy access to sections that apply to insurance issues. The ebook contains a glossary for definitions of common terms and checklists that can help a local church increase safety.
Contact: Sid Gray