Another year is coming to an end. With each brand-spanking New Year, you will have an influx of new members coming into your health club or gym desperately trying to achieve their latest New Year’s Resolutions. They are determined to trim down, pump up, run faster etc. You know the drill.
One of the perks that you, as a club owner provide to your employees and independent contractors is that they can work out in your facility pretty much anytime that they want to.
Let’s face it, running a gym today comes with the threat of punches from places you couldn’t even imagine just a few years ago. An unexpected, unprepared for punch could knock you for a loop so hard you and your club might never recover.
Any fitness club that decides to skip cyber liability insurance coverage is leaving themselves open and vulnerable to cyber attacks that could ruin their business. If you are one of the many fitness club owners who decided to skip cyber liability coverage thinking that you’ll never need it, that could be one of the dumbest mistakes you’ll ever make. Criminals are committing most of their crimes in the cyber world. With practically every business transaction taking place online, more and
We live in a litigious society. No one is immune and some businesses are more frequent targets for lawsuits than others. Gyms and fitness clubs top the list. Club owners are accustomed to being the targets of unhappy members who may slip and fall on a wet floor or a treadmill through lack of proper training or distraction. We take care to make sure we have liability insurance in place to protect us from those members who sue. However, when
Once upon a time… an aerobics instructor at a health club took her class participants on a surprise jog around a nearby park. It was a beautiful day and she thought the fresh air and scenery would be a nice change of pace from the club. Everyone in the class agreed, so off they went! During the run, one of the members tripped, fell and fractured her wrist. As fate would have it, the member had no health insurance,