Tag Archive: 2020

SMW Spotlight: Jeffrey Winnick

June 23, 2020 6:51 pm Published by Leave your thoughts 1.     What’s your favorite part of the job? I like that the job is always changing.  I enjoy meeting new people, and being in new places.  It’s nice that I’m not always at a desk.  I tend to be a very regimented person, and this job forces me to mix things up and deal with… View More

The Absolute Asbestos Exclusion: Another Reason to Read The Whole Policy

June 16, 2020 6:29 pm Published by Leave your thoughts Commercial policy (CP) holders: RTFP alert! This time, reading the full policy will inform you about a potentially costly exclusion involving one of the most notorious – and toxic – building materials on the planet: asbestos. Read the F#@*%ing Policy!  Specifically, read the endorsements including the asbestos exclusion. Sometimes, the removal of asbestos is limited… View More

Congrats to the Brigs Property Management Team & the Unit Owners at Old Reading

June 2, 2020 6:19 pm Published by Leave your thoughts Amidst the COVID crisis, we wanted to take a moment to say “Welcome Home” to the unit owners at the Old Reading Schoolhouse Condos. They recently moved back into their homes after a very long reconstruction process, which was expertly managed by the outstanding team at Brigs property management. Having worked with Brigs through each… View More

SMW Spotlight: Bryan Holtzman

May 26, 2020 6:16 pm Published by Leave your thoughts 1.   What did you learn from your dad about being a PA? My dad, Jerry, actually discouraged me from getting into the business.  I watched him when I was young, and he was working all the time.  I have to say, he always made it a priority to come to every baseball game that I… View More

Just How Much Coverage Do You Get from Your National Flood Insurance Program Policy?

May 19, 2020 5:31 pm Published by Leave your thoughts May flowers bring pilgrims, and June brings…floods. As summer storms roll in, homeowners should think about their insurance coverage for floods. That’s because we’re entering the season of hurricanes – and that often means torrential rain, high winds, and storm surges. These can result in uprooted trees, crippled power lines, and floodwater across entire regions…. View More

Surface Water/Water Main Break: Key Definitions in your Insurance Policy

May 1, 2020 5:50 pm Published by Leave your thoughts Surface water is an excluded loss under insurance policies, except for flood insurance policies.  But what is “surface water” exactly? If a water main breaks under the street in front of your home, and the water enters your basement causing damage to your mechanical room, is this damage covered?  Once the broken pipe’s water flows… View More