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Common Risks Small Business Owners Face

Running your own business carries with it a great sense of accomplishment and excitement. These are balanced out, however, with certain risks as well. It is important for small business owners to understand the types of risks that are common so that they can properly prepare for them. At AlphaSure Affordable Insurance Services, serving San Antonio, TX, we can help you plan for these types of bumps in the road. Let’s look at some common risks small business owners face. 


One of the biggest risks you will face as a business owner is the risk of liability. Any time you provide services or products to the public, there is the risk of someone being injured or property being damaged depending on what you provide. 

If you run a brick-and-mortar location, there is also the risk of someone being injured at your place of business. This is why it is very important for business owners to have sufficient commercial insurance in place. 

Property Damage

You have worked hard to build your business and acquire the equipment you need. Your place of business and your equipment is always at risk of property damage. Property damage can come in the form of fire, natural disasters, and even burglary. A commercial insurance policy will protect these important investments so that you are not left financially vulnerable. 

Employee Injuries 

Another huge risk is that of employees being injured while on the job or at your business. If an employee is injured, you could be held liable for medical expenses. Solid insurance coverage will cover these types of expenses so that your company is not put at risk. 

If you would like to learn more about commercial insurance or any of our other services, please contact us at AlphaSure Affordable Insurance Services, serving San Antonio, TX.