COVID-19 Insurance Related News & Updates

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Acentria Insurance continues to closely monitor and follow the latest news related to the Coronavirus. We are continuously gathering information from various sources that may be helpful to you as these events continue to unfold. Please know our team of professionals are here for you during these unprecedented times.

Important insurance news and updates related to COVID-19 are updated regularly on our COVID-19 Resource Page. We’ve included a few of the recent Coronovirus updates for you below.


Furloughed Employees

There are many questions concerning furloughed employees and what this means for their current status and future. Many employers are unfortunately in a challenging position and contemplating reducing the size of their workforce.
In order to help, we have compiled a guide of considerations, information and resources when developing a furlough strategy. Acentria Insurance Furlough Guide


COVID-19 Auto Credits 

In response to COVID-19 and the reduction in driving, several insurance carriers have released auto credit relief programs in their ongoing effort to do their part in assisting clients. Each participating auto insurance carrier has their own version of a relief program. You can find out more specifics on our Covid-19 Auto page here:


 Workers Comp Updates

With countless employers having to furlough their employees, many business owners have questions in regard to their coverage and rates for Workers’ Compensation. The National Council on Compensation Insurance (NCCI) has issued FAQs on Workers’ Compensation related to the Coronavirus pandemic. Learn more COVID Workers Comp Update.


The Importance of Staying Connected While Practicing Social Distancing

We are all navigating daily life in these uncertain times. Combined with recent Stay-At-Home orders in many states, this adds to a whole new layer of stress. Understandably so, this isolation and lack of physical contact has a severe impact on a person’s overall mental health.

How are we supposed to maintain our mental and physical well-being during a pandemic that requires physical social distancing? We are here to help!

  Fun Ways to virtually connect with your colleagues:

      • Zoom Bingo
  • Virtual Coffee or Lunch Breaks
  • Walk & Talk FaceTime meetings

Fun Ideas to virtually socialize at Home:

  • Virtual Happy Hours
  • Virtual Games for kids to play together (Pictionary, Tic-Tac-Toe, Bingo, etc.)
  • Online Fitness Classes for all ages
  • Family Game Night
  • Themed Dinner Nights at Home


Check out our Social Distancing Pinterest Boards here: Acentria Pinterest Boards   Our Acentria Pinterest boards are filled with interactive learning ideas, teleworking tips, virtual tools, and more… we are in this together!

At Acentria Insurance, we are committed to helping you. Do you have a policy specific question or inquiry, please do not hesitate to contact us.