Environmental Insurance News 4.12.21

Recent environmental news stories: Little Village residents rally, march against pollution year after botched demolition Officials still working to identify chemicals that burned in large Channelview fire Federal government reaches settlement with BNSF over North Platte River fuel spill AG Healey Sues Four Companies for […]

Environmental Insurance News 3.22.21

Recent environmental news stories: Federal lawsuit claims textile mill, city of Trion bear blame for Summerville water crisis Which are America’s best environmental insurance providers? Environmentalist groups sue Active Energy for dumping toxins into the Lumber River Alabama Orders Company to Quit Spreading Poultry Waste […]

Springtime Spotlight: Construction Sites

Spring is approaching and construction projects are starting! Have you spoken with your contractor/construction insureds about their coverage? Because of the variety of activities and types of contractors involved with construction operations, the exposures at these construction sites can be varied and complex. Environmental exposures […]

Environmental Insurance News 3.8.21

Recent environmental news stories: State Sues Nebraska Ethanol Plant, Citing Pollution, Non-Compliance Residents file lawsuit against a local factory to combat noxious smell Family of West Virginia Gov to Pay $270K in Suit Over Mine Discharges Contaminated soil cleanup at former Koppers Facility complete Lawsuit […]

Environmental Insurance News 2.22.21

Recent environmental news stories: Holyoke management firm fined for asbestos violations at apartments PFAS Water Utility Lawsuit Shows An Increasing Trend 700 gallons of diesel fuel spill at Palm Springs gas station Agricultural Workers Keep Fighting for Compensation from Pesticide Exposure American Zinc Recycling Corp. […]

Understanding Environmental Site Assessments

An Environmental Site Assessment (ESA) is a comprehensive review of the environmental conditions at a specific property. ESAs are a valuable resource for property owners, lenders, real estate attorneys, land developers, and insurance companies that are used to identify and evaluate potential contaminants on the […]

Environmental Insurance News 2.1.21

Recent environmental news stories: Class action lawsuit filed for Lubbock residents because of contaminated water wells Lithium ion battery sparks fire at recycling facility Chemical spill in Chesaning leads to evacuations DuPont, Chemours Reach Pact Over Liability for ‘Forever Chemicals’ PFAs Pollution Considerations for Selling […]