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    Environmental liability

    BeazleyOne ENVIRO

    Nicholas Pearson

    Nicholas Pearson

    Environmental Underwriter (UK)

    The wide range of turn-key services offered by environmental service firms leaves them confronting a variety of operational, professional, environmental and business risks in the course of their business activities.

    With underwriters that have extensive experience in servicing this industry, Beazley has created a tailored insurance program that combines professional, environmental and operational liability insurance protection into one form, along with a strong commitment to risk and claims management to assist firms with growth and profitability.

    Coverage

    • Commercial general liability (GL) coverage on either a claims made or occurrence coverage trigger subject to underwriting eligibility
    • Professional liability arising out of any act, error or omission in rendering or failure to render professional services
    • Contractors' pollution legal liability (CPL) coverage  for pollution conditions arising out of the performance of or failure to perform contracting services; available on either a claims made or occurrence coverage trigger subject to underwriting eligibility
    • Contractual liability for general liability and  pollution conditions for liability assumed under a written agreement that is an insured contract including action-over protection
    • Property damage includes natural resource damage
    • Defendants' reimbursement extension - up to $500 per day, subject to a maximum of $10,000 per claim
    • Disciplinary proceedings reimbursement extension - $10,000 per policy period
    • Medical payments reimbursement extension - $30,000 per policy period
    • Reputation management reimbursement - up to 50% of the first $30,000 in expenses per policy period
    • Automatic additional insured protection under GL and CPL coverage for clients when required by a written agreement
    • Blanket waiver of subrogation provision for clients of the insured as required by written agreement
    • Broad definition of insured-includes insured's participation in joint ventures
    • Automatic 60-day coverage for acquired entities
    • Innocent insured provision
    • Hired and non-owned auto included
    • Separate limit of liability for claims expenses included within the aggregate limit of liability, employers liability and employee benefits protection available subject to underwriting eligibility   

    Environmental Liability Coverage Enhancements

    • Pollution condition resulting from transported cargo - goods, products or waste transported by a carrier properly licensed to transport such goods, products or waste (includes loading/unloading of cargo);
    • Named Insured location pollution condition - on, at, under or migrating from a scheduled Named Insured location for pollution conditions that is sudden and accidental and first commences during the policy period and finally ends within seven (7) consecutive days from its first commencement; and
    • Pollution condition at a non-owned disposal site (NODS) - for waste or material generated by the performance of contracting services or originating from a scheduled named insured location on, at, under or migrating from a non-owned disposal site

    Technology/Privacy Liability Coverage Enhancements:

    • Negligent act, error or omission or unintentional breach of contract for technology based services (web hosting /computer and software system installation / integration ) and/or technology products (hardware / software developed for a 3rd party)
    • Computer network security-including transfer of malicious code to a 3rd party
    • Copyright infringement
    • Privacy liability

    Beazley's Value-Added Services Include:

    • Pre-claims assistance
    • Mediation deductible credit-insured's deductible reduced up to 50% of each claim up to $25,000
    • Proactive claims management through experienced environmental/construction lawyers
    • Risk management: live quarterly webinars, quarterly newsletters, dedicated online content

    Key Territories

    • Worldwide - Professional and Technology/Privacy Liability Coverage

    Size/Definition

    Canadian domiciled firms providing environmental and engineering services/operations to a diverse client base.  Primary focus is on privately held firms with gross revenues up to $25M

    Target market

    Engineering, consulting, project management and contracting/remediation firms generating more than 50% of gross revenues in providing environmental service

    Limits

    Up to $10,000,000

    BeazleyOne ENVIRO forms

    Application forms

    Beazley Enviro MediaTech Insurance Application

    Fact sheets

    BeazleyOne Enviro factsheet