Environmental Insurance News 9.17.18

Recent environmental news stories: Coal ash, sewage spill over as Florence floods the Carolinas How to determine coverage for asbestos losses San Juan Capistrano settles pollution lawsuit over horse center, will pay $2.9 million Pipeline Spill Dumps 8K Gallons of Jet Fuel Into Indiana River […]

Recent Success Stories

      Check out some of the accounts we wrote over the past month: $30M Fuel hauling company purchased a $5M/$5M CPL policy for $11,649. $55M Roofing contractor purchased CPL/E&O ($2M/$2M) for $24,326. An apartment complex purchased a $1M EIL policy for $6,953. $2.4M […]

Environmental Insurance News 9.4.18

Recent environmental news stories: Refinery settlement mandates Hartford area cleanup Lead Paint Makers Lose Another Round In Long-Running, $1.1 Billion California Lawsuit Company near Fayetteville sued over air, water pollution claims in N.C. New groundwater health advisory – perfluorinated compounds (PFAS) Cooperating with Environmental Regulators […]

Account Opportunity: Insulation Contractors

In this age of environmental awareness and push towards more energy efficient operations, business has really picked up for insulation contractors. What does this profession really entail? These contractors are tasked with implementing energy efficiency measures and preventative/remediation activities to reduce moisture, resist heat, and […]

Environmental Insurance News 8.20.18

Recent environmental news stories: 8 kids taken to hospital after pool chlorine malfunction in Johns Creek East Coast Tissue Manufacturer Releases Industrial Wastewater Spill State strengthens underground storage tank regulations Arkema officials charged with “recklessly” releasing chemicals amid Harvey flooding Asheville firefighters extinguish large tire […]

Coverage Options for Products Manufacturing Companies

Manufacturers face numerous and potentially severe environmental risks, whether stemming from their facility operations, products, services, waste disposal practices, or even their over-the-road exposures. Because they can be held liable for damages resulting from any of these sources, a thorough risk mitigation program cannot be […]

Environmental Insurance News 8.6.18

Recent environmental news stories: Judge allows lawsuits claiming Monsanto weed killer Roundup causes cancer to go forward PCB cleanup to begin on Nassau stream contaminated by Dewey Loeffel site Legionnaire’s disease outbreak reported in Laughlin due to contaminated water Settlement Reached in Air Pollution Lawsuit […]

Pollution Exposures for Flooring Businesses

Companies in the flooring industry, whether they specialize in manufacturing, distributing, or installing, run a particularly high risk for pollution exposures. The products themselves generally contain, or have been exposed to, significant chemicals during their creation. Additionally, these products are almost universally used in enclosed […]

Environmental Insurance News 7.23.18

Recent environmental news stories: Judge OKs $5B Settlement in Kerr-McGee Pollution Case How to build a future free of toxic algal blooms Environmental concerns and their influences on contaminated properties PCB testing planned for New Bedford High School mechanical room Woman alleges exposure to asbestos […]

Pollution Exposures for Condo Associations

The everchanging landscape of the real estate market has created new environmental liability challenges for condominium associations. In the past, these associations collected dues for common area maintenance or use of the clubhouse by homeowners, whereas nowadays these associations are more involved in the day-to-day […]