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.

Common Insurance Endorsements

Some of the most frequent questions we get are about common policy endorsements. Beacon Hill Account Executives try to have our carriers include most common endorsements on our policies automatically, so frequently requested coverage is already included, but it’s important to check each policy individually. […]

Environmental Insurance News 8.12.19

Recent environmental news stories: Legionella bacteria found at 4 more Chesterfield County locations Massive Recycling Plant Fire Fumes spur evacuation of Amazon facility in Lexington, 6 treated 300 Gallons of Diesel Fuel Spill in Times Square Hotel Basement DNR asking 125 municipal wastewater plants to test […]

Pollution Concerns for Restaurants

There are a number of activities conducted at restaurants that could increase the potential for environmental exposures. One of those activities includes the disposal of food, which according to the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) ends up in landfills and incinerators, affecting local air and water […]

Environmental Insurance News 7.29.19

Recent environmental news stories: 9 former guests of an Atlanta hotel now have Legionnaires’ disease. Authorities are looking for the source Paterson: School 26 being tested for possible harmful vapor intrusion A scientist who worked at a company that’s being sued over dumping ‘forever chemicals’ […]

News From Beacon Hill – July 2019

We hope you are having a fantastic summer! Things remain busy at Beacon Hill, and we have enjoyed talking with many of you about our Agent Portal features and Summer New Business Contest. We have also written some great accounts over the past month, incorporating […]

Managing Growing Insureds

By Jamie Lewis, Senior Vice President The summer season typically means that homeowners are starting improvement projects and developers are anxious to break ground on newly purchased property. You may also find yourself on the phone with your contractors much more often to help with […]

Environmental Insurance News 7.15.19

Recent environmental news stories: Kentucky to Fine Jim Beam Over Warehouse Fire, Bourbon Spill 3M could face huge cleanup costs over substance in Scotchgard Tucker ironworks company accused of polluting Chattahoochee Chemical Spill Prompts Level 2 HazMat Response At Tootsie Roll Factory In Ford City […]

Spotlight: Upstream Energy Operations

The ‘upstream’ segment of the energy industry deals with a very complex set of operations, focusing on the exploration and production of oil and natural gas. This could range from geologic surveys and  information gathering to the actual drilling and bringing oil/natural gas resources to […]

Environmental Insurance News 7.1.19

Recent environmental news stories: NJ says trucking company dumped contaminated soil on Marlboro farm Nitrogen tank leak sickens three, leaves Weston specialty ice cream shop closed Alabama Tyson Foods Plant Waste Water Spill Spreads E. Coli in Rivers Site of future Northwood town square re-contaminated […]

News From Beacon Hill – June 2019

Auto & Workers Compensation with Pollution for Remediation Contractors Beacon Hill’s underwriting division offers exclusive access to Auto, Workers Compensation, and other supporting lines for your remediation contractors. A+ rated coverage, fast turnarounds, and more. Email us for information.     Beacon Hill’s 2019 Summer […]