Customized Risk Management Resources

Insurance placement is only one spoke of the wheel. We offer client centric services to help clients assess and manage existing and emerging exposures.

Risk Management

Along with industry leading insurance placement capabilities in professional liability, management liability and all commercial property/casualty coverage lines, Ames & Gough offers clients a full complement of pre- and post-loss risk management services geared to their specialized needs and exposures to help clients assess and manage existing and emerging exposures, and reduce their total cost of risk.

Strategic Advice

We pride ourself on proactive risk management support to help our clients reduce their Total Cost of Risk (TCoR)

Business and Insurance Program Assessment

We will study your key operating units and work with you to understand key operational risks and review your existing policies to determine any potential gaps.

Contract Review

We stand ready to review and provide helpful feedback on unique or problematic contracts to ensure a firm doesn’t accept a risk that is uninsurable

Seminars

We customize these sessions to meet a firm’s individual risk management needs.

Helpful Resources

What is the Problem with Agreeing to Liquidated Damages?

What is the Problem with Agreeing to Liquidated Damages?

It is commonplace for a liquidated damages clause to be contained in an Owner/Contractor agreement.  This makes sense because the completion date is generally significant to an owner, and the contractor has submitted a price for their work and has agreed in their contract to a completion date.   By the time the contractor is awarded the contract, they usually have the contract documents, and they have used them to price the job and complete a construction schedule.  Once a notice to proceed is issued to the contractor, the contractor controls the schedule… Read More

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