Engage with PDI on social media

Engage with PDI on social media

Did you know we are on social media too? Follow us on our accounts to get the latest industry news, producer development tips, blog updates, photos, and current happenings around the office. We invite you to like, follow and connect with us: PDI Social Media LINKEDIN...
Standard of Care

Standard of Care

Does utilizing construction contracts for design services impact my common law Standard of Care? Using a construction contract for design services may well alter a design firm’s Standard of Care, particularly if the construction contract contains warranties or...
Indemnification & Duty to Defend

Indemnification & Duty to Defend

Indemnification & Duty to Defend These are terms we use everyday, and at first glance they seem pretty straightforward, but as is often the case in insurance, they can be quite complicated and nuanced. Here’s a few sections on indemnification and duty to...
PDI is Your Source for RLI Design Liability Coverage

PDI is Your Source for RLI Design Liability Coverage

RLI Design Liability Coverage RLI is a program that we began working with nearly 10 years ago.  Architects/Engineers E&O was new to RLI, but not to the folks that headed up the program.  They built their program from the ground up with education being a major...
Construction Contracts and Bankruptcy

Construction Contracts and Bankruptcy

Construction Contracts and Bankruptcy: The Ultimate in “Value Engineering” You have just learned that the other party to your contract has filed for bankruptcy. That party owes you money for past work and the project is not yet completed. This is a difficult and...
Reviewing Hazardous Materials

Reviewing Hazardous Materials

How should I review hazardous materials found on the project site? Your contract for professional services should clearly state you are not responsible or liable for any hazardous materials found on the project site. Your contract for professional services should...