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 6.5.23

Recent environmental news stories: EPA Issues $2.4M Fine to Eastman Chemical for Pollution at Western PA Site Lawsuit against Rapid City’s landfill claims pollution is in area water Environment Rhode Island, Kenyon Industries reach settlement on pollution lawsuit Chemicals Company Agrees to $75K Settlement Over […]

News From Beacon Hill – May 2023

We want to hear from you! Contact us to discuss a specific account. info@b-h-a.com | (800) 596-2156 | https://b-h-a.com Spotlight: CPL/E&O for Non-Environmental Contractors Contractors Professional is a combined CPL and Professional Liability policy that is custom tailored to address the risk exposures encountered by non-environmental […]

Insurance for Demolition Contractors

Package policies are available. Learn more. Beacon Hill has a successful track record of writing demolition contractors, providing industry-focused coverage from foremost environmental carriers. Since most demo contractors are responsible for associated asbestos and/or lead abatement as part of their projects, this environmental component makes […]

Recently Written Accounts

$51M Waterproofing contractor purchased Contractors Pollution & Professional ($2M/$4M) Excess ($5M/$5M) and Excess ($5M/$5M) for $117,496. Remediation contractor purchased GL ($1M/$2M), Contractors Pollution Liability ($1M/$1M), and Excess ($1M/$1M) for $50,221. $500k Solar panel recycler purchased GL/Contractors Pollution Liability ($1M/$2M) for $6,710. $90M Hazardous materials hauler […]

Emerging Pollution Concerns and Waste Disposal

Our country generates a lot of waste, and regardless of where it’s coming from, it must be handled, transported, and disposed of according to strict guidelines. But what happens when the substances or materials being disposed of are not fully understood? If there are no […]

Environmental Insurance News 5.15.23

Recent environmental news stories: Port Arthur, Texas Refinery to Pay $1.4M Settlement Over Clean Air Act Violation MPCA sues Elgin gas station over gasoline leak that polluted town’s water supply 2 More Philadelphia Schools Close Because of Asbestos Contamination Toxic foam spill at Hawaii’s Red […]

Environmental Insurance News 5.1.23

Recent environmental news stories: Pollution lawsuit could curb aerial retardant use Graniterock agreed to pay $325,000 for storm water runoff contamination of Coyote Creek South Florida Jury Awards Woman $5.5M from Mold, Water Damage in Condo Environmental Protection Agency takes oversight of Marengo explosion site […]

Changes in the Site Pollution Market

By Larry Simmons, Assistant Vice President In recent months, we have noticed changes in the Site Pollution market for apartments, condos, and hotels. More specifically, carrier changes are impacting how mold/legionella will be covered. As mold claims continue to develop over time, carriers are beginning […]