News: Professional Liability

BH GUARD Adds Architects & Engineers Professional Liability in Three New States

October 30, 2020

Berkshire Hathaway GUARD Insurance Companies recently announced it has expanded the list of states the company offers its Architects and Engineers Professional Liability product to include Colorado, Kansas, and Wisconsin. With these three states, the company now offers this line in half the United States. Berkshire Hathaway GUARD’s Architects and Engineers Professional Liability product offers limits up to $5 million. “Our portfolio […]

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Professional Liability in a Pandemic

October 28, 2020

Berkshire Hathaway GUARD’s Vice President of Programs and Professional Liability Joseph Lincks recently gave his thoughts to Rough Notes regarding how agents can help clients manage risk during these unusual times. Lincks said, “[Agents] should encourage their clients to use available value-added risk management services to help navigate these unprecedented times.” For more from Lincks […]

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BH GUARD Continues Expanding Its Full Line of Professional Liability Products Across the United States

September 15, 2020

Berkshire Hathaway GUARD Insurance Companies recently announced it continued its expansion of the company’s Professional Liability products, which include coverage for Lawyers, Architects and Engineers, Accountants, and nearly 100 more classes of business. Most recently, the company has added Professional Liability for Lawyers in Alabama and New Mexico, for Accountants in Arizona and Illinois, and for Architects […]

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Berkshire Hathaway GUARD Now Offering Accountants Professional Liability in PA

July 23, 2020

Berkshire Hathaway GUARD Insurance Companies recently announced it added Pennsylvania to the list of states where the insurer offers its Accountants Professional Liability product. “We continue to expand our portfolio to supply our network of independent agents with quality products that enable them to grow,” said Sy Foguel, Berkshire Hathaway GUARD CEO. “In 2016, we […]

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GUARD Adds Miscellaneous Professional Liability; CEO Foguel Discusses Expansion

October 28, 2016

Berkshire Hathaway GUARD Insurance Companies has begun offering a Miscellaneous Professional Liability policy in New Jersey with expansion into a half dozen more states targeted by year-end 2016. This new product is the latest development in an expansion plan kicked off in 2013. GUARD CEO and President Sy Foguel explains, “Our vision has been to become a one-stop shop for commercial insurance. To achieve this goal, we implemented several strategies.” Foguel indicates that the first step was to write workers’ compensation coverage in all 46 non-monopolistic states plus the District of Columbia – a benchmark achieved in the spring of 2015.

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Berkshire Hathaway GUARD Adds Lawyers Professional Liability Program

March 23, 2016

Berkshire Hathaway GUARD Insurance Companies is now offering a Lawyers Professional Liability policy in California, Maryland, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Texas, and the District of Columbia with ten more states planned in 2016. Available as either a complement to other policies or on a standalone basis, Lawyers Professional Liability is designed to protect against financial losses due to negligence, errors, or omissions. Berkshire Hathaway GUARD’s coverage has limits starting at $100,000 per claim ($300,000 aggregate) but can range up to $3 million.

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