In his latest blogspot, SeaFire’s Dennis Kane discusses the best practices to keeping pedestrians and vehicles safe.
Imagine your next phone call is one of your employees explaining that a pedestrian has been struck by a company vehicle. Do you know what to do? Do your employees? These calls are happening more frequently at dealerships than ever before.
Christopher M. Treanor, President of Preferred Concepts, examines the Property and Casualty market at mid-year.
The second quarter of 2013 marked the 10th consecutive quarter of price increases in the U.S. property/casualty marketplace. But while the market has been hardening, the upward rate movement has been moderate since it began in the first quarter of 2011. And although rate increases accelerated in 2012, they seem to be stabilizing in 2013.
This issue of Preferred Insight discusses the rising risk of distracted walkers.
“Recent Pew Research studies have discovered that Americans aged 18 and over are using their phones for a multitude of tasks, all of which divert attention and many of which are undertaken “on the go.” Whether it is texting, email, surfing the web or downloading apps, our citizenry’s heads are not facing forward, but down. What’s a prudent property owner to do?”
In his latest blogpost, SeaFire’s Dennis Kane discusses the rise in slip and fall claims at dealership and shares best practices to safeguard against them.
“Whether customer and employee falls are accidental or intentional, these accidents share a common thread: they are expensive, time consuming, and alarming to dealership principals. Taking appropriate steps to protect customers and employees from basic slip and fall hazards will reduce loss exposure, prevent injury to people and protect your dealership’s bottom line.”
David Palchik Joins Preferred Concepts as Vice President, Preferred Underwriting
New York, NY (February 12, 2013) – Preferred Concepts, LLC, www.preferredconcepts.com, a leading program underwriter and specialty insurance broker, announced today that David Palchik has joined the firm as a Vice President and Team Leader in the firm’s Preferred Underwriting division. Palchik will manage the firm’s underwriting team in the Westport, Connecticut office location, which […]