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Environmental Insurance Spotlight: School Districts

Many school districts are self-contained communities, with operations and buildings that can span a large area. They may house classrooms as well as facilities such as laboratories, cafeterias/food service, bus parking lots/garages, sports stadiums, gardens, swimming pools, administrative office buildings, and newspaper/printing operations. In addition, […]

Environmental Insurance News 12.30.19

Recent environmental news stories: Rash of lawsuits intensify concerns of 3M’s liabilities over PFAS chemicals Lawsuit: Thousands of tons of contaminated waste dumped by contractor Chemicals Spill In Martinsburg, Part Of Downtown Evacuated Los Angeles Beaches Contaminated by Polluted Stormwater, Report Finds: ‘We’re Endangering Every […]

Environmental Insurance News 12.16.19

Recent environmental news stories: Flurry of lawsuits against Seattle Children’s detail human toll from mold infections There is a Surging Need for Mold Remediation and Mold Removal in South Florida Los Angeles Beaches Contaminated by Polluted Stormwater Asbestos forces evacuation of Colorado Springs apartment complex […]

Environmental Insurance News 12.2.19

Recent environmental news stories: Texas chemical plant explosion causes extensive damage to city Plant owner gets probation, fine for asbestos violation Debunking Environmental Coverage Myths and Misconceptions Chemical Spill At Tamalpais High School Pool Prompts Neighborhood Shelter-In-Place Experts say ‘forever chemical’ is found in everyday items […]

A Look at Natural Resource Damages

By Larry Simmons, Assistant Vice President What are Natural Resource Damages? Natural resource damage is a little known coverage grant that should be included in all of your Pollution policies. Many insureds do not fully understand what natural resource damages are, or why they need […]

News From Beacon Hill – November 2019

Why Should we be Concerned About PFAS Exposure? The discussion of PFAS chemicals has consistently been in the news the past few years. And concerns are gaining momentum—many environmental specialists are…read the article.           Supporting Lines Offered By Beacon Hill Associates […]

Environmental Insurance News 11.18.19

Recent environmental news stories: Accidental mix of bleach and acid kills Buffalo Wild Wings employee Risks being evaluated at contaminated former industrial site EPA Concerned About Contaminated Metal Salvage Yard In Henryetta Facility can’t accept new residents after new positive legionella test Changes to Underground […]