Insuring Design-Build Risks

Insuring design-build accounts entails understanding factors that are somewhat unique in the realm of insurance. Here's an article from IRMI that does a good job of explaining some of the basic issues, namely: 1.) Risk Transfer is not enough - no one should rely on...

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Architects & Engineers Coverage

PDI has programs for a broad range of architects and engineers and other design professionals across the United States. Here are a few of the classes we cover:   Who We Cover Architectural firms Landscape architects Civil engineers Surveyors Mechanical engineers...

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RLIPack Available Through PDI

As one of the few national wholesalers providing access to RLI's Design Professionals coverage, we also can offer their businessowners and other coverages for design professionals. RLIPack is a comprehensive package of coverages tailored to design...

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Defense vs Indemnification

What is the difference between defense and indemnification? What does is really mean when you agree to defend as well as indemnify? It means that long before any legal liability is established, you have an obligation to retain an attorney and mount a defense on your...

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10 Tips for Safe Holiday Parties

It's that time of year again when we all reflect on the year past and plan holiday parties to thank all staff members for their hard work. Hosting a company party can create liability situations, however, so we thought we'd share 10 Tips from the the...

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Continuing Phase Services Coverage

Design professionals are responsible for creatively conceptualizing and designing a project. The contractor’s job is to find the most efficient way to construct this design. Both sides of this process function independently – however, they must work...

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