Farquhar & Black Insurance Agency, a company founded in 1854, caters to individuals and businesses in Lynn and the surrounding areas. It offers renters' insurance policies that cover damages to personal property, personal liabilities, and medical expenses. It also provides other types of insurance like auto, flood, health, life, and workers' compensation. Ned Breed, the president of the company, earned his certified insurance counselor designation in 1989. Farquhar & Black Insurance Agency's carriers include Travelers, US Assure, and Markel Corporation.