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Are You Prepared for 2017’s Active Hurricane Season?

Hurricane season

“Meteorologists have reported more tropical storm activity than usual.” Hurricane Harvey recently hit South Texas and Louisiana, causing mass flooding and an unprecedented $190 billion in possible damage. Hurricane Irma, which is expected to hit Florida in the coming days, is reported to be the second strongest Atlantic hurricane in history (second only to Hurricane […]

Facing up to the Explosion of Cybercrimes

cyber criminals

The security picture just keeps getting worse for businesses as cybercriminals resort to ever-more devious means to extort businesses with ransomware and steal valuable data to sell on the black market. As the security blog Ride the Lightning reported, the 2017 IBM X-Force Threat Intelligence Index found that records compromised surged 566 percent from 600 […]

As Building Code Adoption Increases, Insurance Losses Decrease

Construction firms adhering to the appropriate building codes are experiencing lowered insured losses.

While greater adoption of building code standards is helping to keep down insured losses to properties and buildings, it doesn’t mean that architectural, engineering or constructions firms should forsake the crucial professional liability insurance necessary for protecting against the unexpected risks that can arise at any time.