Eo implications when using social media (2)Presentation Transcript
E&O Implications When Using Social Media Facebook and Your Website
Why We Use Social Media
Battling the “Commodity” Concept
How We Use Social Media
1.To make safety announcements and stay in contact with clients
2.To lure in prospects
To make company announcements and publicity statements
E & O Concerns
The Myth of “Super Agent”
Failure to Render Professional Services
Failure to Procure Coverage
What To Do
Decide how your agency will use social media and its own website.
Develop agency procedures.
Appoint someone to monitor the Facebook page and website daily.
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Our Disclaimer This purpose of this webinar is explore some of the major E&O concerns that may be pertinent to independent insurance agencies. It is not a substitute for the advice of legal counsel or other competent professionals.
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