Day: June 25, 2018

Energy Company Cited for 25 Safety Violations After Fatality during N.H. Plant

The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has cited EWP Renewable Corp., doing business as Springfield Power LLC, for 25 reserve violations after an worker suffered deadly injuries when he was pulled into a circuit during a company’s Springfield, N.H., plant in Nov 2017. The...

Honolulu Bills Aimed during Taxi, Ridesharing Companies

Officials in Honolulu, Hawaii are introducing dual bills that would make regulations on normal taxicab companies some-more in line with regulations on ridesharing companies. Taxi companies such as Charley’s, The Cab and EcoCab have uttered beating over pretender travel companies not following a same manners that taxicabs have abided...

Several Lawsuits Allege Racial Profiling in Oregon Businesses

Several African Americans are suing big-box stores and restaurants in Oregon, claiming employees during those places poorly indicted them of hidden since they were “shopping while black.” A Portland law organisation has filed 5 lawsuits alleging secular profiling during businesses in a area. Filed between Jun 1 and Jun...

Missouri Exempts Some Commercial Insurance Policies from Rate Filing Rules

Missouri’s General Assembly has passed, and a administrator has signed, a check that exempts some blurb word policies and endorsements from rate filing requirements. The outline of SB 594 on a legislative website states that it “exempts certain lines and endorsements of blurb word from mandate to record rates,...

Marsh to Acquire Houston’s Wortham Insurance

Global word broker, Marsh, is appropriation Houston-based Wortham Insurance. Terms of a transaction, that is approaching to tighten in a third entertain of 2018, were not disclosed. Founded in 1915, Wortham has some-more than 530 colleagues formed in a Austin, Dallas, Fort Worth, Houston and San Antonio offices. It...

Missouri’s Thomas Insurance Advisors Adds Johnson as Insurance Broker

Thomas Insurance Advisors in Chesterfield, Missouri, has hired Travis Johnson as an word broker. Johnson will yield specialized word products and services to tiny and mid-sized businesses. He also will hoop vehicle and homeowners’ word options for both new and existent clientele. Prior to fasten Thomas Insurance Advisors, Johnson...

Lessons Learned From Hurricane Harvey Highlighted in Zurich Report

An unsuitable regulatory sourroundings and a miss of recognition by residents of a intensity flooding dangers in and around Houston were among a factors that contributed to a complicated repairs inflicted by Hurricane Harvey, according to a news expelled on Jun 21. The report, that focuses on lessons schooled...

BNSF: Train Derailed in Iowa; Estimated 230,000 Gallons of Oil Spilled

An estimated 230,000 gallons (870,619 liters) of wanton oil spilled into floodwaters in a northwestern dilemma of Iowa following a sight derailment, a tyrannise central pronounced Saturday. BNSF orator Andy Williams pronounced 14 of 32 oil tanker cars only south of Doon in Lyon County leaked oil into surrounding...

Alera Group Acquires Menath Insurance in Nevada

Alera Group has acquired Incline Village, Nev.-based Menath Insurance. Terms of a understanding were not announced. Menath Insurance also has offices in Reno, and South Lake Tahoe, as good as in Susanville, Caif. Alera Group announced final week it acquired Las Vegas-based Kaercher Insurance. Deerfield, Ill.-based Alera offers worker...