The services provided by contractors play an important role in allowing us to lead safe, comfortable lives. With this responsibility also comes inherent risk, as there are pollution exposures present in contracting services across all industries. Watch environmental insurance exists to provide protection for these contractors and their clients when accidents or sudden incidents expose contaminants at a job site.
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Our Communications Team is proud to support the Division by providing timely, relevant and convenient resources as well as various training opportunities for our underwriters and their brokers. From chemical engineering to environmental compliance, sustainability and risk management, we capitalize on our teams varied experience and expertise to provide our brokers with the highest quality marketing tools.
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Great American knows the unique challenges that the maritime industry professionals face in their line of work. Environmental pollution risks can have disastrous effects on a business’s bottom line and reputation.
Did you know? In addition to our primary coverage for bodily injury, property damaged, legal expenses and clean-up costs resulting from pollution conditions tied to contracting services and covered locations, we also offer a competitive lineup of built-in protection for contingent transportation and non-owned disposal site (NODS).
Our storage tank team recently had the pleasure of exhibiting at two industry-leading events. This was a great opportunity for us to promote our latest program offering, TankAssure®. Learn more about it!
Great American’s Environmental Division is pleased to announce our newest program, TankAssure, is offering admitted paper in all 50 states and the District of Columbia!
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Discover What We Cover: A Great American Environmental Podcast – Catering to Contractors: A Highlight on our Contracting Services Products
Episode six of Discover What We Cover discusses our Professional Contracting policy. This policy is crafted with specialized contractors in mind, while covering all that the CSE policy does. Listen now!
While many are aware of the environmental pollution exposures associated with redevelopment projects in general, minimal recognition is often given to the ongoing operational exposures – particularly pertaining to warehouses and distribution centers – once development is completed. Warehouse operations can have significant environmental impacts to nearby residents and the surrounding environment.
Environmental pollution incidents should never be par for the course. Unfortunately, essentially every industry experiences some degree of environmental exposure – golf courses and facilities are no exception! Great American Environmental is proud to offer an enhancement endorsement that can protect your clients against the hidden risks that are inherent within golf course operations.
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Although historically terminated, MGPs environmental impacts remain today. Regardless of the duration or when the operation ceased, these impacts of MGPs continue to generate long-term harm to the environment and have the potential to incur liability cost to property owners. Our team explores potential risks your clients may face and how to address them.
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Broker Toolkit View All
The Broker Toolkit was developed as a one-stop shop for access to all the educational tools and materials needed to assist in successfully marketing environmental insurance. Explore our latest resources!
Underground storage tank owners and operators are often plagued by state and federal regulatory requirements and need resources for the latest updates. That’s why Great American Environmental and First Environment joined forces to create a 3-part training series.
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Great American’s Environmental Division is excited to recognize and congratulate the following team member promotions. Thank you for your hard work and continued contribution to our team’s success!
This summer, we had the opportunity to attend the IICF International Inclusion in Insurance Northeast Forum in New York, where industry leaders and notable spokespeople alike gathered to discuss diversity, equity and inclusion in the workplace.
Environmental Events View All
Great American Environmental is dedicated to seeking opportunities to further educate and expand their expertise on the latest industry trends. Recently, we had the pleasure of attending the Brownfield Coalition of the Northeast’s (BCONE) Trends in Brownfield Redevelopment 2022 event.
Our brokers are a real catch, and we like to remind them of that whenever possible! We were thrilled to get back into the swing of things and spend time with some of our valued brokers beside the ball field.
Discover What We Cover: A Great American Environmental Podcast. Listen now!
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