Welcome to the Beacon Hill environmental insurance news page! Here, you will find our latest e-newsletters, press releases, and other industry related topics. We welcome feedback and questions, so please contact us at 1-800-596-2156 or email us to give your input.

Environmental Insurance News 11.27.23

Recent environmental news stories: Explosives Manufacturer’s Pollution-Related Claim Blown Up by State-Specific Endorsement 18-Wheeler Carrying Milk Catches Fire Causing Hazmat Spill On I-75 Saturday Afternoon State seeks $27.6 million from southern Oregon dam operators over massive fish kill Increasing ESG obligations ‘present insurance growth opportunity’ […]

November Target Risks

As the year winds down, we want to remind you of our coverage capabilities on all the risks you write! You can take a look at our Products Webpage, or see our latest blog posts, which discuss current relevant topics in the marketplace. Additionally, we […]

News From Beacon Hill – November 2023

Happy Thanksgiving & November News Happy Thanksgiving from the Beacon Hill team! We are thankful for your business and partnership throughout 2023. As we finish out the year, please don’t hesitate to contact us with submissions, questions, or information requests. Let’s connect! Submit an account. […]

Environmental Insurance News 11.13.23

Recent environmental news stories: The Jobs Have Gone, But Fallout From Industrial Pollution Still Haunts Detroit Coastal Health District monitoring potential illnesses related to chemical spill in Effingham County With toxic chemical runoff, tiremakers kill protected fish, lawsuit says 2 people at UW Medical Center […]

Identifying & Tracking Pollution with Technology

Innovations have made technology for detecting pollution more effective, affordable, and accessible than ever before. Identifying the cause of environmental pollution and holding responsible parties accountable is increasingly achievable. As many businesses move toward more sustainable and environmentally responsible business practices, they must understand all the […]

Recently Written Accounts

A commercial waste hauler with landfill purchased GL ($1M/$2M), Site Pollution Liability ($1M/$1M), Auto ($1M CSL – Liability), Auto (PD), and Excess ($1M/$1M) for $249,955. $3.2M Chemical distributor purchased a $1M/$2M Site Pollution Liability policy for $7,500. $5.5M Restoration contractor purchased GL/Contractors Pollution Liability/E&O ($1M/$2M) […]

Environmental Insurance News 10.30.23

Recent environmental news stories: Maryland Medical Waste Incinerator Fined $1.75M for Exposing Public to Biohazards Pipeline failure leads to wastewater spill in Socastee area Environmental regulators look into potential pollution from fertilizer manufacturing plant in Polk County EPA proposes banning cancer-causing chemical TCE used in […]

Agricultural Operations and Environmental Insurance

Agricultural pollution, also known as agricultural runoff or agrochemical pollution, refers to the contamination of water, soil, and air by various agricultural practices. These practices often involve the use of fertilizers, pesticides, herbicides, and animal waste, which can have detrimental effects on the environment and […]