Business owners are often so busy that they rarely have time tostep back to re-evaluate their business insurance policies. Whilethis determination and work ethic are admirable, it could leave abusiness vulnerable and unprepared should disaster strike.

In the wood niche, building material dealers, manufacturers andsawmills are often so focused on running the business that theydon't ensure that the company and its growth are insured. Newinventory, machinery and equipment; building expansions; additionalwarehouse facilities and more all need to be properly insured so ifa catastrophe arises, the business can rebuild.

Claims adjusters see this all the time. They enter a buildingafter a fire or other devastating event, finding on site is verydifferent from what is described in the business owner'spolicy.

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