Builders risk

Parties involved in $2.2 billion construction project face liability following disaster

The $2.2 billion Transbay Transit Center construction project in downtown San Francisco is under intense public scrutiny for cracked support beams that closed the centerpiece of city infrastructure just weeks after it opened. An investigation will determine if the cracks are related to fabrication, installation or design, and if one or more specific parties are…

Experts Answer Builders Risk Coverage Questions

The construction industry continues to be a leader in the economy, accounting for more than one million jobs, $59.4 billion in wages, and $138.3 billion in economic activity in Canada.1 Property damage on a construction site can result in severe, unexpected costs that may delay the building process or halt it entirely. A properly-tailored Builder’s…

Insurance Rights + Wrongs

Keep your clients in the clear with these helpful lessons pulled directly from our case files Even in good times, policy exclusions can test a relationship with a client. In tougher times, unforeseen exclusions can wreak havoc on an insured’s business and impede their ability to repair property damage, pay medical fees or adequately protect…

The Meat of the Matter

The Meat of the Matter

Beef processing plant case highlights the importance of maintaining contacts A retail agent’s job is to produce results, not excuses, for their clients. So when an agent lacks the right primary market to place a complicated account, what he or she needs most is quick, seamless assistance. When an account is especially challenging, a strong…