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Going Up? Make Sure Your Employers Have Fall Safety Down

Per OSHA guidelines, all employers must train their staff in hazard recognition and the safe use of ladders and scaffolds. Full details are available on their website, but share these quick lists with employers so they can easily update staff on safe practices to avoid falls in construction.

Ladder Safety

  • Always maintain […]

Fix Now, Save Later

Spring cleaning season is here, and while unit occupants are throwing open the windows, dusting, and organizing, property owners should have their own list of to-dos to tackle. Regular inspection, maintenance, and repairs can not only improve the look and appeal of a complex but regular upkeep is safer for occupants and more efficient for […]

V3 Names Program Veteran Brian Janitschke Chief Operating Officer

Focus will be on advanced underwriting, analytics and new customer-friendly technology

NEWTOWN, Pa. February 20, 2018 – V3 Insurance Partners LLC, a leading specialty insurance program administrator, today announced that Brian Janitschke has been named Chief Operating Officer. The announcement was made by Susan Rivera, President and Chief Executive Officer.

“Thanks to his actuarial acumen and first-hand […]

Meet Daniel O’Rourke

The V3 Workers’ Compensation team is thrilled to welcome Daniel O’Rourke as a Professional Associate. Daniel is a 2014 graduate of the University of Pittsburgh and started his career in the industry in annuities and life insurance. Since joining V3 he has worked on a variety of lines including professional, condominium, and earthquake.

He is now […]

Fiduciary Liability

With greater enforcement of the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 (ERISA) and an aging workforce, the liability exposure for fiduciaries of employee benefit plans is dramatically increasing. Employers and corporate executives need to assess if they are protected while acting in a fiduciary capacity under such benefit plans. One option is risk transfer […]

Protect the Burn: Important tips for candle fire safety

Small and seemingly inconspicuous, candles are typical items in most homes that can cause dramatic damage. According to the National Fire Protection Association, candles were the cause of more than 8600 home fires. They were also to blame for 82 deaths, 800 injuries, and $295 million in direct property damage.
When used properly and […]

Are your clients protected from the “Weinstein effect”?

With the recent increase in the news of high profile sexual harassment allegations in Hollywood, media, and politics, many companies are reconsidering the purchase of Employment Practices Liability (EPL) and Directors and Officers (D&O) liability insurance.
V3 Insurance Partners, underwriting on behalf of Berkshire Hathaway’s National Liability & Fire (NLF) Insurance Company, offers Vantage – a […]

V3 Insurance Partners Adds Experienced Executives to Successful Property and Workers’ Compensation Practices

NEWTOWN, Pa., November 16, 2017 – V3 Insurance Partners LLC (V3) an-nounces the addition of Kate Hinkle, Director of Claims and Compliance; JC Leston, Regional Vice President, Property; and Katy Lewis, Western Regional Team Leader, Workers’ Compensation. In addition, Ginger Gasper has been promoted to the position of Property Underwriter.

“Kate Hinkle, JC Leston, Katy Lewis […]