Posts in Commercial Insurance

  1. Meet Mike Volk, VP of Cyber Risk Solutions

    Our Candid Conversations with PSA’s Experts series features some of the personalities and the latest thinking from our experts in insurance. This blog features the interview and transcription of Mike Volk, our cyber risk management expert, as he discusses his background and pathway into insurance.

  2. How Trust and Estate Attorneys can Mitigate the Increase in Legal Malpractice Claims

    Background  The United States is currently experiencing one of the largest transfers of wealth in history as aging baby boomers are passing on their wealth and transitioning the ownership of their businesses. The increasing number of these transactions has caused an uptick in the number of claims made against trust and estate attorneys.  

  3. Can I Choose My Own Legal Malpractice Attorney, If My Practice Is Sued?

    Several clients have asked us if they have the right to choose a particular firm for their defense. The answer to this question depends on your legal malpractice policy.  

  4. Small Business F&L Construction Inc.’s Recipe for Thriving, Not Just Surviving the Pandemic

    F&L Construction Inc. is a locally-owned small business that has been serving the Washington D.C. Metropolitan area since 1991, providing services in general contracting, construction management, design-build, and site development. I recently had the opportunity to speak with their founder and CEO, Freddie Winston, a long-time and devoted client of PSA, about how F&L Construction, […]

  5. How to Prevent Ransomware Attacks

    Cyber risk is real and evolving. In today’s interconnected digital world, all businesses that use technology and handle sensitive data are exposed to cyber risks. According to the 2019 Verizon Data Breach Investigations report, 56% of breaches took months or longer to discover. The 2020 Verizon report finds that Phishing was the top threat behind […]

  6. National Insurance Awareness Day

    Since June 28th has been coined National Insurance Awareness Day, each year, this holiday serves as a reminder to review your current insurance coverage. It is the perfect time to evaluate your coverage and make any necessary adjustments to establish a peace of mind and a secure future. Ensure your family or your business still […]

  7. COVID-19 Return to Work Guidelines: Safety and Risk Considerations

    This blog is the final installment in a three-part series addressing return to work considerations discussed in a recent PSA webinar. In part one, we covered COVID-19 testing and managing sick employees, and in part two, we discussed HR considerations for getting employees back to the workplace and granting accommodations. In this post, we focus […]

  8. 10 Overlooked Workplace Safety Best Practices to Implement

    As a result of mandated time at home due to the COVID-19 quarantine, I am seeing family and friends on social media completing all kinds of projects they never had the time to do before. Let’s apply that time and mentality to workplace safety best practices.  As a safety professional, with thousands of safety assessments […]

  9. COVID-19: 5 Cybersecurity Risks You Need to Consider

    Remember when we said that cybersecurity risks are important to pay attention to? Well, now is the time to listen. As you are probably reading this from your basement, kitchen table, or makeshift office, I don’t need to tell you that COVID-19 has changed the way we work literally overnight. Not only do many of […]