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.

News From Beacon Hill – December 2023

Season’s Greetings From Beacon Hill Associates Happy Holidays and warm wishes for the New Year! As we finish out 2023, please feel free to contact us with submissions, questions, or information requests. Contact us now. Let’s Connect! Is Odor a Pollutant? It Can Be a […]

Environmental Insurance News 12.18.23

Recent environmental news stories: Bay Area refinery that spewed dust hit with proposed class action lawsuit Kalama chemical manufacturer underreports pollution, issued fine for $112,500 Large Community Outbreak of Legionnaires Disease Potentially Associated with a Cooling Tower Contaminated groundwater at Weaver Fertilizer property “likely” moving […]

Is Odor a Pollutant? It Can Be a Sneaky Exposure.

From landfill emissions to farm waste, complaints over odors can escalate to legal action. So, can odors or emissions be considered pollutants?  A “pollutant” may be defined as: Any solid, liquid, gaseous or thermal irritant or contaminant, including smoke, vapor, soot, fumes, acids, alkalis, chemicals, […]

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 […]