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Mammoth Sinkhole Forces Hospital to Relocate COVID Patients

01.20.21

A mammoth sinkhole opened up in the visitors parking lot at Hospital of the Sea in Naples, Italy on January 8, consuming three cars and forcing the temporary closure of a nearby residence for recovering COVID-19 patients. Though the sinkhole measured a whopping 66 feet deep and 21,527 square feet across, no injuries were reported […]

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General Contractor Fined $25,000 for Sewage Spill

01.13.21

The Hawaii Department of Health issued a Notice and Finding of Violation and Order on January 7 against a contractor responsible for a sewage spill that sent 28,000 gallons of untreated domestic sewage into Reeds Bay, just off the coast of the Big Island. The leak occurred on November 30, when workers for Maui-based Goodfellow […]

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01.12.21

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Nashville Bombing Prompts Insurance Concerns, Confusion

01.06.21

At least 45 businesses were da­­maged in the Christmas Day bombing in Nashville, Tennessee that decimated a block of downtown buildings. Local police and the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) are still investigating why a 63-year-old Nashville area information technology consultant set off the explosion in his RV, killing himself and causing widespread destruction. The […]

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Burns & Wilcox Safety and Contingency Planning Update

01.01.21

Burns & Wilcox continues to prioritize the health and well-being of our associates, clients and partners, which includes providing ongoing updates on the actions we have taken during the pandemic. In mid-March, Burns & Wilcox moved to a remote operation, with nearly all associates worldwide working from their homes. The transition was smooth, and our […]

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Burns & Wilcox Named One of Canadas Most Admired Corporate Cultures for 2020 by Waterstone Human Capital

12.21.20

Toronto (December 16, 2020) Burns & Wilcox, North Americas leading wholesale insurance broker and underwriting manager, has been named one of Canadas Most Admired Corporate Cultures for 2020 in the Growth category by Waterstone Human Capital. This national program recognizes best-in-class Canadian organizations for fostering high-performance corporate cultures that help sustain a competitive advantage. […]

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2020 Insurance Timeline : A Perilous Year for Businesses, Individuals

12.15.20

By Crains Content Studio The coronavirus pandemic has rendered 2020 one of the most tumultuous years in modern history. A record-breaking hurricane season, civil unrest, digital insecurities and more have added to the risks faced by businesses and individuals over the past 12 months. Take a look back at some of 2020s most significant headlines […]

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H.W. Kaufman Group and Burns & Wilcox Promote 16 Insurance Industry Associates Across North America

12.07.20

Farmington Hills, Mich. (December 8, 2020) H.W. Kaufman Group, a global network of companies, and Kaufmans subsidiary Burns & Wilcox, North Americas leading wholesale insurance broker and underwriting manager, today publicly announced promotions that were revealed during its annual Kaufman Leadership Meeting. Each year, associates are invited to the Kaufman Leadership Meeting to celebrate their […]

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Designing Coverage for Architects & Engineers

12.04.20

Presented by: Michelle Picklesimer, Underwriting Director, Burns & Wilcox, and Paula Lansky, Senior Underwriter, Burns & Wilcox Canada Hosted by: David Derigiotis, Corporate Senior Vice President, National Professional Liability Practice Leader, Burns & Wilcox This webinar discusses: The current and changing market with regards to Architects & Engineers for both the U.S. and Canada The existing challenges faced […]

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New Outdoor Dining Structures Could Put Restaurants at Risk

12.02.20

A brewery in Michigan recently opened several craft beer shanties where customers can be served outside while indoor dining is temporarily restricted statewide. The owner of Brass Ring Brewing in Alger Heights reportedly modeled the enclosed wooden structures after ice fishing shanties and said they can be reserved in 90-minute blocks by groups of four, […]

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Property & Casualty Market Overview: Q3 2020

11.26.20

By Paul G. Smith, Corporate Senior Vice President, Carrier Relations, H.W. Kaufman Group The Property & Casualty (P&C) insurance marketplace continued its momentum from the first half of 2020 into the third quarter showing no signs of retreat. The Burns & Wilcox Q2 2020 Property & Casualty Market Overview was packed with information on overall […]

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5 Tips for a Safer Holiday Season, Online and At Home

11.20.20

Cybersecurity experts are warning consumers about a new scam that capitalizes on the pandemic forcing many seasonal gift shops and pop-up markets to go virtual this year. In a scam alert issued on November 13, the Better Business Bureau said cybercriminals are using copycat shopping event sites and social media pages to charge admission and […]

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Driverless Deliveries, Contactless Restaurants: Shift to Digital Alters Liability Landscape

11.18.20

Walmart will soon begin testing a grocery delivery program that uses autonomous vehicles, the retailer announced November 10. The pilot program, a partnership with California-based driverless car company Cruise LLC, will send grocery orders directly to customers in Cruise’s electric, self-driving cars. The program, set to launch in Scottsdale, Arizona early next year, builds on […]

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Tips for Buying Homeowners Insurance

11.17.20

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