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Wednesday, April 29, 2009
To say we live in uncertain and volatile economic times is an understatement. We are likely in one of the biggest, deepest recessions we will see in our lifetime. Unemployment is high and rising.
Tuesday, April 14, 2009
Things are changing quickly in today’s economic environment including the cost of posting Letters of Credit to meet various obligations. Traditionally a Letter of Credit has been a more competitive option than obtaining a Surety Bond.
Wednesday, March 18, 2009
The good news for employers is that their Workers’ Compensation premium is one of the most manageable insurance costs they face due to the direct relationship between the claims an employer incurs and the cost of their insurance.
Sunday, February 15, 2009
As a building developer/owner you invest a lot of money in building a LEED certified project. Has your broker discussed the potential gaps in a traditional property insurance policy versus a policy enhanced to include the ‘green’ endorsement now offered by many carriers?
Friday, October 31, 2008 - Washington Healthcare News
Even though current financial markets are in a state of flux, and floods and hurricanes have recently wreaked havoc on Midwestern and Southern Communities, the insurance industry is still flush with capacity.
Wednesday, October 15, 2008
With the recent turmoil in the financial markets, including challenges faced by various insurance companies, we are receiving a lot of questions about carrier stability and how their performance is being monitored by outside regulatory agencies.
Wednesday, October 1, 2008
In today’s data age, almost all organizations store some form of private or confidential information, whether it is employees, customers, or information obtained from vendors.
Tuesday, September 30, 2008
40% of Washington’s twenty-five Largest Private Companies as identified by the Puget Sound Business Journal rely on Parker, Smith & Feek to provide some of their insurance needs.
Friday, August 1, 2008
The recent magnitude 5.4 quake in Southern California may have been moderate in severity and caused minimal damage, but it certainly rattled our memory that we too live in a seismically active area.
Friday, December 14, 2007 - Puget Sound Business Journal
An often overlooked part of "green building" is the impact of construction on human health and the environment during the course of a project.
Thursday, September 16, 2004
You probably already know that the world of insurance produces some interesting situations and possibilities. Unfortunately, your backhoe won’t become a Porsche overnight, but the definition of what constitutes an auto – for insurance purposes – is changing!