Category Archives: Construction Insurance

How to Reduce Pollution During Construction

How to Reduce Pollution During ConstructionThere’s always more that can be done to reduce our environmental footprint. Despite local and federal regulations, construction still is a large contributor to pollution. In order to combat this, construction operations should use smart solutions to protect our ecosystems,

Also posted in blog, Construction | Tagged , , , , , | Comments Off on How to Reduce Pollution During Construction

How to Work Through the Construction Labor Shortage

How to Work Through the Construction Labor ShortageTrouble attracting and retaining good employees? In order to thrive in these times of rebuilding, owners must have stronger recruitment and management. The construction industry is currently experiencing a labor shortage with a lack of skilled workers, and businesses in

Also posted in blog, Construction | Tagged , , , , | Comments Off on How to Work Through the Construction Labor Shortage

The Importance of a Course of Construction (COC) Policy

The Importance of a Course of Construction (COC) PolicyA lot can go wrong throughout the course of a construction project, which is why construction general liability insurance exists. The construction industry highly benefits from a strong and trusted coverage that is designed to protect your operation during the …

Also posted in blog, Builders Risk Insurance, Construction | Tagged , , | Comments Off on The Importance of a Course of Construction (COC) Policy

Preventing Common Construction Mistakes

Preventing Common Construction MistakesCreating a safe environment for contractors isn’t only helpful: it is crucial. The construction field can be dangerous, but many injuries can be avoided with the right safety measures. Properly managing contractor safety is something to be taken seriously in …

Also posted in blog | Tagged , , , , | Comments Off on Preventing Common Construction Mistakes

Leading Work Behaviors that Lead to Construction Accidents

Leading Work Behaviors that Lead to Construction AccidentsAs workers’ compensation costs are increasing, workplace safety is a top priority among employers of all types. While safety programs can help reduce Construction Liability, there are some lesser known concerns that can have dangerous consequences. The following four …

Also posted in blog | Tagged , , | Comments Off on Leading Work Behaviors that Lead to Construction Accidents

Newark Construction to Begin After Two Year Delay

Newark Construction to Begin After Two Year DelayThe city of Newark has agreed to contribute $2 million in order to kick start the construction of One Riverview high-rise condominiums. The project has been stalled for over two years due to financial struggles. As this construction begins, suitable …

Also posted in blog | Tagged , , | Comments Off on Newark Construction to Begin After Two Year Delay

NJ Single Family Home Building Slows

NJ Single Family Home Building SlowsSince the economy has steadily started to improve, New Jersey has seen a spike in home building. While apartments take the lead in construction over single-family homes, builders are holding back in order to avoid building homes that will not …

Also posted in blog | Tagged , , | Comments Off on NJ Single Family Home Building Slows

Edgewater Fire Urges NJ Construction Code Updates

Edgewater Fire Urges NJ Construction Code UpdatesThe fire that destroyed more than 200 apartment units in the Avalon at Edgewater in January has sparked some heated debate about safety and fire codes. Although the back and forth between jurisdiction and permission to change codes is slowing …

Also posted in blog | Tagged , , | Comments Off on Edgewater Fire Urges NJ Construction Code Updates

Rise in NY Construction Accidents

Rise in NY Construction AccidentsDuring the peak of the construction boom, more accidents and fatalities are taking place in New York. As more incidents continue to contribute to this year’s staggering figures, NY Construction Liability is undoubtedly increased.

Most recently, a 12-ton heating and …

Also posted in blog | Tagged , , | Comments Off on Rise in NY Construction Accidents

Update: Offshore Wind Farm Momentum Slows

Update Offshore Wind Farm Momentum SlowsLast month, we discussed the Commencement of the First Offshore Wind Farm off of the coast of Rhode Island. While other states are taking full advantage of their locations in order to boost renewable energy, a combination of factors has …

Also posted in blog | Tagged , , | Comments Off on Update: Offshore Wind Farm Momentum Slows