Working with a Design Insurance Specialist

Working with a Design Insurance Specialist

By: Ken McComb This past month I got a call for help from a producer who writes a growing engineering firm.  This engineering firm secured a design contract on a large project.  The prime design firm on this project had a contractual requirement that all sub-design...
Small Projects Carry Risks Too

Small Projects Carry Risks Too

JUST A RABBIT? SMALL PROJECTS CAN BITE Who doesn’t love a good Monty Python reference? With our latest ProNetwork Newsletter, Just a Rabbit? Small Projects Can Bite, we’ve proven that the classic moments in Monty Python and the Holy Grail can be made analogous to...
The Current State of Professional Liability Insurance Premiums

The Current State of Professional Liability Insurance Premiums

This is an article from a/e ProNet, which we are a member of, looking at the current state of professional liability premiums. Contact Us for all your design professional insurance needs.   A CLOSER LOOK AT THE CURRENT STATE OF PROFESSIONAL LIABILITY INSURANCE...
Performance Bond Issues

Performance Bond Issues

Most construction contracts for major projects and almost all contracts with public entities will require performance and payment bonds. Most design professionals are not structured financially to have the necessary financial assets to induce a Surety Company to...
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...