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June 15, 2021

Key Considerations Before and After a Hurricane

With hurricane season officially underway – and an overactive one anticipated once again – business leaders and property owners need to ensure they are adequately prepared from an insuranc...

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November 12, 2015

3 Foundational Elements for a Strong Safety Culture

Not-for-profit service provider agencies that want to reduce workers compensation costs can do so by building a culture of safety. The steps to building a workplace culture that is focused on...

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September 09, 2015

Lender Insurance Requirements: Adequate Protection for Your Real Estate Investment?

When purchasing or refinancing commercial or multifamily real estate property, buyers are required by lenders to secure insurance coverage that meets minimum standards. Although lenders set t...

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July 06, 2015

Preventing Data Breaches

This article originally published on Executive Insight’s website on July 6, 2015. By Nicholas M. Cushmore, ARM, Assistant Vice President Experts have predicted 2015 will be the year of healt...

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July 06, 2015

Insurance Pricing Is Stabilized, But Beware of Other Challenges

This article originally published in Utility & Transportation Contractor, February 2015. By Carl M. Bloomfield, AAI, Vice President For all the challenges of doing business as a contracto...

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July 06, 2015

Key Lessons from Award Against Nonprofit Organization’s Directors and Officers

This article originally published on McKnight’s website on April 16, 2015. By Rafael Haciski, Esq., and Bette McNee, RN, NHA If you serve on a board of directors for a nonprofit health care o...

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July 06, 2015

Shifting Your Business Auto Policy into Overdrive: How smarter risk management decisions can put you in the fast lane

This article originally published in Utility & Transportation Contractor, June 2015. By Carl Bloomfield, AAI, Vice President and Shane Riccio, Producer Last year at a monthly claim strate...

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July 06, 2015

Risky Business for Contractors in the Fast Lane: Safety Rules for the Highway Work Zone

This article originally published in Construction Business Owner, June 2015. By Carl M. Bloomfield, AAI, Vice President and Jeffrey A. Spatz, CHST, CET, Assistant Vice President It was 1:00 ...

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March 23, 2015

A Property and Casualty Insurance Playbook for Property Owners in 2015

This article originally published on Commercial Property Executive’s website on January 19, 2015. By Kevin D. Smith, CPCU, ARM, Vice President As commercial property owners plan for the year ...

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March 23, 2015

Addressing Distractions in the Workplace to Improve Patient Safety Outcomes

By Bette McNee, RN, NHA, Clinical Risk Management Consultant In the health and human services industry today, practitioners such as doctors, nurses, psychiatrists and other types of caregiver...

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January 12, 2015

After Ebola: Preparing for the next catastrophic pandemic

This article originally published on McKnight’s website on January 7, 2015. by Rafael Haciski, ESQ. In 1986, it was AIDS. In 2002, it was SARS. In 2006, it was Swine Flu. In 2009, it was Avia...

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November 25, 2014

Contractual Risk Transfer: Two Doors of Protection – Part III

by Carl Bloomfield, AAI, Vice President This is the third and final article in the series dealing with the topic of contractual risk transfer. To briefly recap, in Part I of this series I pro...

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November 25, 2014

Contractual Risk Transfer: Two Doors of Protection – Part II

by Carl Bloomfield, AAI, Vice President In the last issue I set the stage to talk about the importance of Contractual Risk Transfer as an essential part of an effective risk management progra...

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November 25, 2014

Contractual Risk Transfer: Two Doors of Protection – Part I

by Carl Bloomfield, AAI, Vice President One of the most confusing and misunderstood concepts in insurance and risk management is contractual risk transfer. However, it is one of the most imp...

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September 29, 2014

Insuring Construction Projects Through “Wrap Ups”

Insuring Construction Projects Through “Wrap Ups” An insurance solution that offers construction project owners control over costs, coverage terms and conditions, claims processes and loss pr...