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News From Beacon Hill – February 2020

Fire & Water Restoration Contractor Accounts We have extensive experience writing fire & water restoration accounts—we have helped our agents bind over 1,000 policies for this class of business. Read more about these opportunities.             New! Beacon Hill’s REAL Environmental […]

Environmental Insurance News 2.10.20

Recent environmental news stories: Cancer-Causing Benzene Emissions at 10 Refineries Exceed EPA Limits Construction Project Raises Indoor Air Quality Concerns at Courthouse in Massachusetts Water pollution control plant preps for heavy rain Underground Storage Tank Leaks Trigger Closure Of Northern Arizona Gas Stations State of […]

Environmental Insurance News 1.27.20

Recent environmental news stories: Treasure Island Residents File Class Action Suit Against Developers and Contractors, Seeking $2 Billion in Damages A 97,000-gallon red wine leak made its way into a Northern California river Evacuations ordered after chemical is released at Kern County manufacturing plant The […]

Recently Written Accounts

$3.2M Landfill purchased GL/CPL/EIL ($1M/$2M) and a $1M/$1M Excess policy for $27,481. $1M Environmental consultant purchased GL/CPL/E&O ($3M/$3M) for $12,090. $6M Landscaping contractor purchased a $1M/$1M CPL policy for $1,619. $62.2M Electrical contractor purchased a $5M/$5M CPL policy for $18,131. A real estate developer purchased […]

A Discussion of Transit Risks & Pollution Coverage

By Allison McGreal, Assistant Vice President, PartnerOne Environmental With auto markets tightening their underwriting and increasing rates, it’s getting more difficult for agents to place risks with transportation exposures.   Underwriters are seeing an increase in submissions being shopped with multiple carriers in the hope […]

Environmental Insurance News 1.13.20

Recent environmental news stories: Arsenic and a new case: Inglewood stadium developers sue over contamination Crews cleaning up coolant spill at UVA Battle Building Gas station property contaminated, leaking into groundwater Mold forces Grand Haven businesses out House Passes PFAS Bill Sponsored By Maine Representatives […]