[Noisebridge-discuss] "Make San Leandro" Insurance

j. clark iamjudic at gmail.com
Thu Apr 3 00:28:25 UTC 2014


Bill,

I would like to know more about your communications that produced that
.pdf. I'm on the MakeSL organizing committee and I haven't seen that
requirement yet. I suspect it is for the community vendors, not the maker
event.

Please tell me more?

  judi
  East Bay Maker Labs


On Wed, Apr 2, 2014 at 7:40 AM, Liz Henry <lizhenry at gmail.com> wrote:

> You might want to call an insurance agent and check how much that would
> cost. Since general liability insurance up to 1 or 2M for Noisebridge for
> an entire year is, well I don't remember the exact number but in the $1000
> range, It may not be a very high cost to cover an event that lasts a day.
>
> It's also worth it to call a couple of different agents though it takes a
> few days to get a quote; the way you describe your booth's activities will
> also affect the cost.
>
> You could also find an organization that already has insurance, call their
> agent, and extend the coverage to the event.
>
> Anyway, don't give up because of insurance requirements, it isn't so hard!
>
>
> - Liz
>
>
> On Wed, Apr 2, 2014 at 3:05 AM, William Nye <nye2 at email.com> wrote:
>
>> I  expressed an interest in the "Make San Leandro" event.  See
>> http://www.sanleandro.org/depts/rec/special_events/cherry_festival/
>> I was sent some .pdf files.  The Cover Letter file contains:
>>     The City of San Leandro is excited to host the first ever
>>     "Make San Leandro" event, in association with the
>>     Historic 105th annual San Leandro Cherry Festival.
>> The Legalese .pdf file contains:
>>     REQUIRED INSURANCE: DUE BY APRIL 30, 2014
>>     Vendor shall obtain and keep in force, including set
>>     up and tear down of the event, a Commercial General
>>     Liability Insurance policy with limits equal to or
>>     greater than $1,000,000 per occurrence. Vendor shall
>>     provide BOTH a CERTIFICATE OF INSURANCE and an
>>     ADDITIONAL INSURED ENDORSEMENT to the City of San
>>     Leandro evidencing coverage. Failure to <snip>...
>> Oh well, so much for that idea.  -Bill
>>
>> _______________________________________________
>> Noisebridge-discuss mailing list
>> Noisebridge-discuss at lists.noisebridge.net
>> https://www.noisebridge.net/mailman/listinfo/noisebridge-discuss
>>
>
>
>
> --
> Liz Henry
> lizhenry at gmail.com
>
> "Electric ladies will you sleep or will you preach?" -- Janelle Monae
>
> "Without models, it's hard to work; without a context, difficult to
> evaluate; without peers, nearly impossible to speak." -- Joanna Russ
>
> _______________________________________________
> Noisebridge-discuss mailing list
> Noisebridge-discuss at lists.noisebridge.net
> https://www.noisebridge.net/mailman/listinfo/noisebridge-discuss
>
>
-------------- next part --------------
An HTML attachment was scrubbed...
URL: <http://www.noisebridge.net/pipermail/noisebridge-discuss/attachments/20140402/c7cebc0b/attachment.html>


More information about the Noisebridge-discuss mailing list