Why Your Business May Need Pollution Coverage

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Almost all businesses have some risk of being sued or cited for pollution, even the most benign, such as a property owner. Pollution exposures for many businesses are obvious – like dry cleaners from the chemicals they use, to printing companies from the ink they use. And any manufacturer would face some type of pollution exposure as well, in addition to warehouse operators and contractors. Think you’re not exposed? Say you own a business property, even an office building for example, you could have pollution exposure such as: The existence of lead (paint and pipes or asbestos). Releases by tenants…
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Want to Drive for Uber? Better Check Your Coverage

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To make ends meet, or to build up their nest eggs, many people have turned to moonlighting as Uber or Lyft drivers However, if you are planning to make some spending money, you need to understand that doing so could invalidate your personal auto policy. Uber and Lyft are so-called “ride-hailing” mobile apps that connect passengers to drivers. With the phone app, passengers can hail a driver to their exact location, track the driver using their phone’s GPS and pay for the ride with a credit card. Drivers keep the app on when they are waiting for customers or driving…
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