Horse Show Liability Insurance

April 17th, 2018

The 2018 horse show season is underway. Show committees and managers are busy with their preparations which should include placement of Horse Show Commercial Liability insurance. (more…)


Equine Mortality & Major Medical coverage: Regenerative Therapies

April 4th, 2018

Did you know advanced regenerative therapies are covered under your horse’s Major Medical coverage? Each company that Blue Bridle represents provides coverage for regenerative therapies at specific sub-limits within the policy. Long before sophisticated technologies were readily available, there was not much one could do when your horse sustained a soft tissue injury besides stall rest. However, with advancements in veterinary medicine for therapy and treatment of lameness issues a lot has changed to speed up recovery times and extend the soundness of our horses. (more…)


Equine Liability Insurance: Equine Liability Laws

March 14th, 2018

Forty-six states have enacted some form of equine limited liability laws and they do differ by state. Some state laws require the posting of a Warning sign with specific language; some do not. Some state laws require specific wording in the release of liability contract language, some do not. (more…)


Equine Insurance: Be Prepared for Disasters

March 6th, 2018

March 2018 winter snow, rain and wind storms have battered many areas of the country. And as of this writing, the prediction is for more of the same while many areas are still without power from the last storm! (more…)


Equine Mortality Insurance -Topic: Euthanasia

February 22nd, 2018

Over the years the blogs published on this website have called attention to furthering your understanding of the Equine Mortality Insurance policy. Frequent questions from prospects seeking insurance or from policy holders have to do with euthanasia. (more…)


HORSE SHOW INSURANCE

February 1st, 2018

A New Horse Show Season! Your thoughts have turned to the excitement ahead and plans for the 2018 season. While you are looking forward to your first competition, show managers and show committees must pay attention to horse show insurance requirements. (more…)


Equine Liability Insurance: Release Agreements

January 18th, 2018

When applying for liability insurance for an equine business, a riding club, or a horse show, for example, company underwriters enforce the requirement for a release of liability agreement that your customers, visitors to your stable or participants in an event are asked to sign. This article will focus on release agreements from an insurance standpoint. (more…)


SHOULD I PURCHASE HORSE INSURANCE?

January 11th, 2018

Welcome to the New Year – 2018. The month of January finds us engaged in financial planning and budgeting. And the budget may include the expense of caring for your horse(s) and the added expense that comes with attending horse shows! Ask yourself – how difficult would it be to purchase another horse if one you owned became ill or was injured, and despite the best veterinary treatment, could not be saved? (more…)


Farmowners Insurance: Preventing Roof Collapse

January 5th, 2018

Be aware that the perils of damage due to ice and snow are not covered on your scheduled farm barns, buildings and structures unless you choose to add a special endorsement to your Farmowners insurance (more…)


Your Equine New Year Resolutions

December 28th, 2017

How determined are you to keep your New Year’s resolutions? They may fade away as the year progresses or you can decide to pursue your goals – a single step at a time. If you are among the 41% of Americans who usually make New Year’s resolutions, the fact remains that 2018 is a new year and with it comes opportunities to make a fresh start. (more…)