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Does Your Business REALLY Need Cyber Liability Insurance?

Does Your Business REALLY Need Cyber Liability Insurance? In the 21st century every business in the Construction Industry should carry a cyber liability policy. Why? Did you hear about the information leak a few weeks ago? How about the data breach the other day? The fact is we could have asked you these exact questions […]

The Daily Huddle: The Key to Safe and Winning Job Sites

Football season has arrived and Americans once again have weekend schedules filled with Friday night high school games, Saturday college contests and, of course, the NFL on Sunday, Monday and now Thursday nights. After watching a game one Sunday evening I began to consider how football has many similarities to the construction industry—specifically construction safety. […]

OSHA Silica Standard

OSHA (Occupational Safety and Health Administration) is the true guardian of construction workers’ safety. The United States Department of Labor classifies the hazards of crystalline silica as a human lung carcinogen. OSHA has an established Permissible Exposure Limit, or PEL, which is the maximum amount of crystalline silica to which workers may be exposed during […]

PA Protz Case *UPDATE*

On October 24, 2018, Governor Wolf signed into law House Bill 1840, referred to by some as “The Protz Fix”. This new law is supposed to “fix” the section of the Pennsylvania Workers’ Compensation Act that the PA Supreme Court deemed unconstitutional in Protz v. WCAB (Derry Area School District).  While this new law appears to […]

What are the Pitfalls of OCIPs & CCIPs?

The challenge of making sure all contractors on the job are adequately insured is an important challenge! Any lack or crack in coverage, could leave you, the construction project owner vulnerable and at risk. Specifically inspecting each contractor’s coverage and checking for limitations, exclusions or other hap-hazards that may be hidden, can be daunting and […]