Commercial Insurance

Crist, Fritschi and Paterson (CF&P) insurance brokers has been servicing the commercial insurance needs of businesses in the San Francisco Bay Area since 1937. We produce comprehensive insurance programs to protect clients and help give peace of mind that your property and human resources are protected.

We work with a variety of carriers to offer commercial insurance programs that are tailored specifically for your business and are designed to protect your property, assets, the continuity of your business operations, and your employees.

Our coverage lines include Property and Liability, Automobile, Workers Compensation, Errors and Omissions, and Management Liability, and more.

We work with businesses ranging from startups to large corporations in Oakland, San Jose, San Francisco, Walnut Creek, and beyond.

A sampling of industry sectors we work with are: manufacturing, technology, commercial real estate, and restaurants and bars.

Informative, intelligent and forthright…follows through in a timely manner and always prepared for all our insurance needs. Ensures we have a good deal and are sufficiently covered.”

– Auto Body Shop

Property and Liability

No one likes to think about it, but things can go horribly wrong whether from an accident, a natural disaster such as a fire or flood, or a lawsuit for injury or damages. Any of these occurrences could destroy a business.

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Workers’ Compensation

CF&P are agents with access to the most competitive and quality Workers’ Compensation carriers in the state.

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Management Liability

In a directors and officers (D&O) liability claim, the personal assets of a company or organization’s board of directors and officers can be at risk. Whether your business is large or small, a lawsuit alleging a wrongful act can be filed by vendors, clients, employees, other companies, or government regulators against an organization’s board of directors and/or officers.

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Commercial auto insurance lets you feel assured about driving your business forward, knowing that your employees, and your company are fully safeguarded. Don’t let trouble on the road put your business at a standstill.

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Professional Liability Insurance

Coverage includes claims and defense costs associated with damages suffered by customers, clients, and other potentially injured parties. It also typically provides coverage for defense against groundless lawsuits.

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