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    SEPARATED BY A COMMON LANGUAGE

SEPARATED BY A COMMON LANGUAGE

Coverholders and Risk Takers Terminology from across the pond and spreading the word about Lloyd’s George Bernard Shaw once famously observed: “The United States and Great Britain are two countries separated by a common language.” Domestic insurance professionals who deal with the London marketplace can certainly attest to the accuracy of that statement. Some of the nomenclature used by our friends across the pond may sound foreign to U.S.-based agents.

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    CYBER LIABILITY: VITAL COVERAGE FOR EVERY CLIENT

CYBER LIABILITY: VITAL COVERAGE FOR EVERY CLIENT

Ransomware, extortion, and social engineering are on the rise—be sureyour clients are protected When advising a client, nothing is more daunting for an insurance professional than trying to explain an insurance concept that is not widely understood. This challenge confronts agents and brokers who need to persuade risk managers and business owners of all sizes to recognize the importance of maintaining effective cyber liability insurance. A good policy will pay

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    KEEP YOUR HEAD IN THE GAME

KEEP YOUR HEAD IN THE GAME

A look at amateur athletics, golf courses and fitness centers Let’s think about some Hollywood films involving youth and sports and the risks involved. After losing the championship game to the Yankees on an attempted in-the-park home run to tie the game, Coach Buttermaker hands out beers to his Bad News Bears in the dugout to celebrate how proud he is of his team. “I’ll drink to that,” proclaims shortstop

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    A SCHOOLING ON LIABILITY INSURANCE FOR EDUCATION

A SCHOOLING ON LIABILITY INSURANCE FOR EDUCATION

“Failure to educate” a growing source of claims While reports of violence and abuse in schools may dominate the headlines, such incidents are not the leading or fastest growing source of liability claims for schools and educational institutions. Insurance professionals who provide liability coverage to public, private, and charter schools find that the fastest growing type of claim alleges that an educational institution failed in its core duty: to educate

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    FOCUS ON MUNICIPALITIES

FOCUS ON MUNICIPALITIES

A steady market despite increasing pressure It is touted as the second largest verdict in the United States. In 2016, the State of Nebraska was found liable for the death of Tyler Thomas, who was allegedly murdered by a fellow student at Peru State College. Her body was never found. The expected cost to the state—$2.64 billion. While the case was overturned on appeal, the monetary damages, had they been

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