My Last 120 Days, A Look Back

By Conor Moran, Assistant Vice President – Commercial Lines My last 120 days in the insurance industry have been a tremendous learning experience to say the least. In the Fall I traveled to Hanover, Maryland,...

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Breaking into the Insurance Industry

By Conor Moran, Assistant Vice President – Commercial Lines A Millennials Point of View When I graduated from the College of Charleston I had plans to take on the world. Funny thing was, I wasn’t...

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Leading a Multigenerational Workplace

By Ross E. Rutman, Assistant Vice President – Habitational What can we expect from the American generations currently in the US workforce? There is a serious problem in the workplace and it has nothing to...

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Succession Planning For Business Owners

By John McEnery, Board of Directors A successful succession plan requires time and strategizing Whether planning to pass on a family-owned small business to your children, or to a valued leader at your firm, or...

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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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