contractors and construction

Stable and Competitive

THE ZWEIG LETTER DECEMBER 7, 2020, ISSUE 1370 Design firms in the process of renewing their professional liability insurance will find the marketplace generally stable and competitive, even amid uncertainty created by COVID-19. Jared Maxwell Tom Marchetti There...

New Insurance Policies Address Income Loss From Future Pandemics

RISK BRIEF - December 2020 As insurers, brokers and regulators work to develop new solutions that address future risks of pandemics, some innovative insurance coverages are beginning to become available. Although these new solutions do not address exposures arising...

SITE SAFETY ACTION PLAN FOR DESIGN FIRMS: FINAL OF FIVE-PART SERIES

If injuries, deaths, or property damage occur on one of your projects and a claim is filed, then a long period of difficult and expensive activities is likely to follow. This Information Alert, the final installment in the Ames & Gough five-part series on...

SITE SAFETY ACTION PLAN FOR DESIGN FIRMS: FOURTH OF A FIVE-PART SERIES

The issue of site safety is complex and subject to a web of federal, state and local laws, regulations, codes, and legal precedents, any of which may determine how related lawsuits are resolved. Although site safety generally is the responsibility of construction...