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Environmental Insurance News 4.12.21

Recent environmental news stories: 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 Illegal Asbestos Work at Former Springfield YMCA 7 Reasons to Have […]

Recently Written Accounts

$1.4M Oil recycler purchased GL/CPL ($2M/$2M) and Auto ($1M CSL) for $55,938. $1.25M Abatement contractor purchased GL/CPL/E&O ($1M/$2M) and Auto ($1M CSL) for $27,717. $10M Flooring contractor purchased a standalone Contractors Pollution Liability policy ($1M/$1M) for $6,164. $12.4M General contractor purchased CPL/EIL ($2M/$2M) for $26,768. […]

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 […]

News From Beacon Hill – February 2021

The Summit: Emerging Concerns As we move into 2021, there are a number of emerging issues for environmental underwriters that have made writing insurance accounts more complicated. From concerns on… see the Emerging Concerns issue.           New Business Opportunity: Sites, Facilities, […]