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AAIS Releases New Policy Forms for Insuring Infrastructure

October 1, 2012

The American Association of Insurance Services (AAIS) has released a series of new policy forms, endorsements, and corresponding schedules for covering public or private in...

AAIS Introduces Standardized Forms for Equipment Sales, Rental Operations

April 7, 2009

Insurers seeking to write property coverage for equipment sales and rental operations now have access to a new set of standardized policy forms and coverage schedules for d...

ISO Launches Commercial Drone Coverage Forms for Inland Marine Market

March 31, 2016

ISO has launched inland marine insurance forms for businesses using commercial drones to protect them from the costs potential crashes, including damage to the drones, th...

AAIS Releases New Builders' Risk Coverage Form

November 10, 2015

The American Association of Insurance Services (AAIS) has released a new builders’ risk coverage form for insuring civil or public works projects such as highways, levee sy...

'Green' Coverage in Builders' Risk insurance

September 8, 2009 by Joseph S. Harrington, CPCU, ARP

Residential and commercial construction is being transformed by the movement towards "green." Green features are specifically designed to make structures more energy effici...

Insuring Museums

August 11, 2009 by Christopher J. Boggs, CPCU, ARM, ALCM

Museums come in all shapes, sizes, locations and purposes. Some museums are found in modern buildings, while others may be set up in old homes, manufacturing plants or even...

Insurers Incentivize Policies to Combat Cargo, Equipment Theft

June 5, 2012 by Amy O'Connor

Several years of construction equipment and cargo theft claims have some carriers in the inland marine and equipment insurance classes reacting with higher rates while othe...

Rebounding Economy Spurs Growth in Cargo, Supply Chain Risks

November 13, 2012 by Stephanie K. Jones

A slow trend toward economic recovery in the U.S. may mean good news/bad news for insurance agents and brokers who handle commercial accounts with cargo and supply chain vu...

Beazley, OneBeacon, Hanover Look to Boost Specialty Market Share

May 4, 2010 by Amy O'Connor

The specialty market, which includes specialized, unusual and often hard-to-place risks, has been a busy area for insurers in the last several years. Several insurers have ...

Rate Changes Coming to Healthy Railroad Industry

November 27, 2012

At one time it seemed that the railroad industry was doomed, but thanks in part to the economic stimulus plan, technology improving their efficiency, and cities implementin...