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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 […]



Recently Written Accounts

$1M Demolition contractor purchased GL/CPL/E&O ($1M/$2M), Auto ($1M), and Workers Comp ($1M) for $16,109. Transfer station purchased a $5M/$5M Site Pollution Liability policy for $78,140. A car dealership purchased a $1M/$2M Site Pollution Liability policy for $16,430. $2M wastewater hauler purchased GL/CPL/E&O ($1M/$2M) and Auto […]


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 […]