Insured Spotlight: Plumbing Contractors

By Chelsea Albright, Assistant Vice President A typical General Liability policy excludes losses that arise from pollution conditions, but a Contractors Pollution Liability (CPL) policy can fill this gap in coverage. A CPL policy is intended to cover Bodily Injury/Property Damage and cleanup costs that […]

Environmental Insurance News 11.4.19

Recent environmental news stories: EPA Reaches Settlements to Study Indoor Air and Groundwater Contamination in Sunnyvale Baltimore County to sue Monsanto for alleged water contamination Radioactive fracking waste could end up in Missoula landfill Merrimack Protesters Demand More PFAS Contamination Response From Saint-Gobain Plastics Factory […]

Pollution Insurance for Fixed Based Operations

By Michael Tighe, Executive Vice President & Northeast Regional Manager Off the shelf Pollution policies may cover only a portion of your client’s exposures. Frequently there is a need to remove or modify standard Pollution policy wording in order to provide effective coverage. It may […]

Environmental Insurance News 10.14.19

Recent environmental news stories: Focus on Environmental and Pollution Insurance: New exposures increase risks Windsor warns Bradley crash could lead to more PFAS pollution in Farmington River Imelda cited in release of almost 100,000 pounds of air pollutants N.C. Officials Trace 124 Legionnaires’ Disease Cases […]

Claims Reporting Procedures

By Carter McAuley, Brokerage Service Manager My insured has a claim, now what? No insured wants to go through the stress of having a claim, or even face a condition that may lead to a claim. But in the unfortunate event that a claim is […]

Environmental Insurance News 9.30.19

Recent environmental news stories: Aerial Herbicide Spraying Under Scrutiny in Maine’s North Woods Lawmakers Grill Corporations about PFAS Contamination 4 more cases of Legionnaires Disease confirmed at Kane County retirement home Oil cleanup continues after fatal storage tank explosion Chemical Spill At Seattle Lab, Woman Hospitalized […]

Environmental Insurance News 9.16.19

Recent environmental news stories: Another Chesterfield school tests positive for legionella; parents protest board meeting Chemical spill in southeast Lubbock prompts hours-long evacuation Robesonia Furnace left polluted land; now the borough has a $396,000 plan to clean it up Contamination concerns, cleanup costs grow after […]

Changing Carriers on a Renewal Account

Access to the environmental insurance marketplace. Simply put, this is one of the main reasons why agents from around the country work with environmental wholesale brokers to find environmental coverage for their clients. Having options is a great way to demonstrate your expertise and commitment […]