Ice Cream Disaster Opportunity for PA Pollution Control Company

Earlier this year, Blue Bell Creameries was forced to recall all of their ice cream products after the presence listeria was discovered. Regrettably, the distribution center shut down and had to destroy more than 250 tons of ice cream. Although this kind of enormous food waste might seem necessary given the bacteria, modern technology has […]

Can Social Media Become a Philadelphia Business Liability?

 Social media can be an invaluable tool for any modern business, serving as a platform to connect to a wider audience, build a maintain a consumer base and even manage an operation’s public image. However, social media can also become a huge Philadelphia business liability exposure, especially when it comes to employees’ postings. While positive […]

Tips for Lowering Doylestown Homeowners Insurance Rates

In light of recent superstorms and costly natural disasters, millions of Americans are seeing hikes in their homeowners insurance premiums from year to year. According to a recent study conducted by the National Association of Insurance Commissioners (NAIC), the average homeowners insurance premium increased by 5.7% in 2012, on top of a 7.6% increase in […]

Why Should Nurses Carry Professional Liability Insurance?

 Mistakes happen, even to the most seasoned medical professionals.  Yet a surprisingly large number of Pennsylvania nurses do not carry professional liability insurance. In today’s litigious environment, nurses, caregivers and any medical professionals can be sued at any time, for any number of reasons. Even when allegations against these professionals are false and unfounded, the […]

Officials Investigate PA Businesses for ADA Compliance

According to a report in the Philadelphia Business Journal, twenty-five of Philadelphia’s most popular restaurants are under review to determine their level of compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). The report notes that these eateries were not chosen because they have received complaints against them, but rather were chosen objectively using third-party restaurant […]

Contamination Remains a Large PA Medical Liability Concern

 The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) recently confirmed that while the design of specific endoscopes can improve the efficiency and effectiveness of endoscopic procedures, it can create challenges in cleaning and high-level disinfection. This is because some parts of these endoscopes may be extremely difficult to access and effective cleaning of all areas of the […]

Why Do Contractors Need PA Cyber Liability Insurance?

If you are like most contractors, you’re probably still debating the merits of obtaining a PA cyber liability insurance policy. After all, it’s not like your business operations revolve around selling products and goods online, or processing large amounts of transactions on a daily basis. But what most Pennsylvania contractors don’t understand is that nearly […]

Will Telemed Affect Philadelphia Medical Practice Insurance?

While Pennsylvania healthcare providers are warming up to the benefits of telemedicine, there is concern over the additional risks involved with the use of such technology. With cyber attacks abundant and malpractice lawsuits a persistent threat many Philadelphia healthcare providers are left to weigh the benefits of utilizing telemedicine against potential risk exposures. Luckily, a […]

Philadelphia Accounting Professional Liability Exposures

By nature accountants face a myriad of liability exposures through the course of their professional practices. Errors and Omission mistakes can be especially complicated in this industry as clients’ money, assets and financial well being is often dependent on the performance of their accountant and financial advisor. An accountant who is negligent or mismanages a […]

Is Your PA Life Sciences Insurance Portfolio Complete?

 Is Your PA Life Sciences Insurance Portfolio Complete? Pennsylvania is home to a number of life sciences companies, including manufacturers of medical devices, pharmaceutical and dietary supplement companies, biotech firms, and analytical labs, and other operations working to better the way we life and improve health through scientific research and progress. But crafting the latest […]