NorthStar Insurance

Insurance Agency in Needham
300 1st Avenue Suite 100, Needham, MAOpening at 8:30 AMOpen today until 4:30 PMOpening at 8:30 AM tomorrowOpening at 8:30 AM on MondaySorry, we're closed
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Posted on Feb 28, 2019

According to the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), 25% or 160 million tons of non-industrial waste generation in the United States is caused by construction activity, which includes land clearing, demolition, burning, and working with toxic materials. In addition, construction sites generate...

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Posted on Feb 24, 2019

Throughout the year, and especially during the summer months, community associations and individual unit owners may wish to host parties or events at which alcohol is served (or brought and consumed by attendees). Whenever alcohol is involved, a “liquor liability” exposure is introduced, and whe...

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Posted on Feb 20, 2019

More than 100,000 workplace injuries occur in the manufacturing sector each year, according to insurance carrier Travelers. The top five injuries in the sector include coming into contact with harmful objects (40%), overexertion (24%), slips and falls (19%), repetitive motion (8%), and contact wi...

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Posted on Feb 17, 2019

Owner Controlled Insurance Programs (“OCIPs”) and Contractor Controlled Insurance Programs (“CCIPs”), also known as “wrap-up” insurance programs, are consolidated insurance programs purchased by a single entity (the “Sponsor”) to provide comprehensive insurance coverage to the majority of partici...

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Posted on Feb 13, 2019

Community associations, including condo associations and HOAs, may not realize the extent of their vulnerability when it comes to cyber crime. Just as with any other small to mid-sized business (SMB), associations can be the target of malware infections and other cyber threats. In fact, SMBs suff...

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Posted on Jan 31, 2019

High jury verdicts in liability cases against businesses are part of our landscape, making it critical for the hospitality industry, which inherently comes with a wide range of unique and complex exposures, to secure the proper insurance program.

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Posted on Jan 25, 2019

The lifeblood of a manufacturer is its machinery and, when a breakdown occurs, the impact can be devastating, particularly if access to other machines is not available and customers can’t wait for their goods. When equipment grinds to a halt, deliveries are delayed, job orders are lost, revenue s...

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Posted on Jan 18, 2019

Environmental threats represent a significant liability risk for commercial real estate owners and developers – from those building and managing condominiums to office buildings to mixed-use properties. Unexpected cleanup costs, regulatory fines and penalties, third-party lawsuits, rental income ...

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Posted on Dec 27, 2018

The breadth and depth of insurance comes down to the many details found in the policy’s language, terms, endorsements, and exclusions. This is true, as it is for all types of insurance, when it comes to protecting one’s commercial property. In looking to put together a comprehensive Property insu...

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Products & Services

  • Business Insurance

    Our team of experienced professionals at NorthStar Insurance Services provides customized risk management and insurance solutions, tailored to your specific industry and risk profile. With broad access to insurance carriers and a deep knowledge of insurance markets, we work with you to implement the most cost-effective program to fit your specific needs and objectives. We will evaluate your operations, the exposures you face and how to effectively mitigate, avoid and transfer your risks. We treat your business and its risks as if they were our own, working to uncover any gaps or overlaps and putting into place the program you need to continue to grow with peace of mind.
  • Employee Benefits

    Today’s employee benefits environment requires an advisor with fresh thinking to go beyond what has been traditionally offered so that your program is future-proof. That advisor is NorthStar Insurance Services. Our affiliate company, NorthStar Benefit Insurance Agency, together with our partner OneDigital Health and Benefits, offers comprehensive employee benefit solutions to businesses. We provide plans for large corporations and main-street shops – with an innovative approach on benefit design, product analysis and selection, program implementation, and ongoing support and service. We look at ways to lower your costs, implement performance-based programs through engagement, balance the needs of today’s cross-generational staff with that of the company’s, and more.
  • Personal Insurance

    With NorthStar Insurance Services as your personal insurance advisor, you get the advantage of a professional staff that truly cares about protecting you, your family and the hard work you put into getting where you are today. We understand how one accident or catastrophic loss can upend your security and peace of mind, and work with you to pinpoint how best to cover you, your family, assets and valuables. Our product reach covers everything from auto and homeowners, to the fun stuff people purchase, to high-end property, collectibles and income protection in the event of a disability, illness or death.
  • Surety Bonding

    At NorthStar Insurance Services, we insure all types of operations throughout New England, many of which require Surety bonds to conduct business. We also specialize in insuring the construction industry, which as part of a total comprehensive program requires bonding capacity in order to land government, municipality and commercial jobs. We can provide you with the right surety arrangements – whether you’re looking for your first bond or have an established history.
  • Risk Management

    When it comes to managing your business and personal risk, there are several important strategies needed to provide you with a comprehensive approach in mitigating, preventing, transferring, assuming and financing risk. Most insurance brokers only focus on transferring risk through insurance. At NorthStar Insurance Services, our approach encompasses each of these strategies so that we can not only protect you against the unexpected but also help you in reducing the cost of your total risk.


a year ago
We have been clients of Northstar Insurance for 32 years for homeowners and auto insurance. The customer service representatives are highly competent. All questions are answered promptly. Forms are processed quickly and accurately. Top-notch!
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Founded in 1995, independently owned NorthStar Insurance Services is one of New England’s largest independent insurance agencies. Our growth and size, however, has not changed the philosophy and approach on which we were founded. We take a local, hands-on approach in servicing our clients while leveraging the resources and expertise of our size to deliver the tailored solutions you need to protect your assets, reputation, people and customers.

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300 1st Avenue Suite 100
Needham, MA 02494
United States

Business Hours

Mon:8:30 AM – 4:30 PM
Tue:8:30 AM – 4:30 PM
Wed:8:30 AM – 4:30 PM
Thu:8:30 AM – 4:30 PM
Fri:8:30 AM – 4:30 PM