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Missouri Plumbing Contractor Hit with $714K in Fines Over Trench Collapse
A month after a 33-year-old worker died while working in an unprotected trench, U.S. Department of Labor Occupational Safety and Health Administration inspectors found another employee of the same Missouri plumbing contractor working in a similarly unprotected trench at another job site. OSHA …

POSTED JUNE 28, 2017 4:52 PM
Corps to Begin Repairing Holes in Arkansas Levees
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers officials are expected to begin repairing nine sections of a levee along the Black River in northeast Arkansas that was damaged by floods last month. Emergency workers are making plans to cover the holes in …

POSTED JUNE 28, 2017 4:45 PM
After Children Suffer Burns, Indiana Water Park Owners Apologize
A company that operates a northwestern Indiana water park authorities closed after 11 children suffered chemical burns says it’s “profoundly sorry” for the injuries. An advertisement Seven Peaks Resorts placed in local newspapers says the children were burned after an …

POSTED JUNE 28, 2017 4:41 PM
Watkins Insurance Group Welcomes Scott as VP, Finance
Austin-based Watkins Insurance Group, one of the largest full-service, locally owned independent insurance agencies in central Texas, has added Chris Scott as vice president of Finance. Scott brings to Watkins Insurance Group more than 15 years of experience as a …

POSTED JUNE 28, 2017 4:35 PM
Starr Promotes Bessinger to Chief Underwriting Officer for Domestic Companies
Starr Companies has promoted Richard Bessinger to chief underwriting officer of Starr Indemnity & Liability Co., Starr Specialty Insurance Co. and Starr Surplus Lines Insurance Co. Bessinger has 25 years of experience in the insurance industry and long term service …

POSTED JUNE 28, 2017 4:33 PM
Nance Named EVP, E&S Property Business, at AXIS Insurance
AXIS Insurance, a business segment of AXIS Capital Holdings Limited, has appointed Marc Nance executive vice president, Excess & Surplus Property. He is based in Chicago. Nance is responsible for growing and managing AXIS Insurance’s E&S property business in the …

POSTED JUNE 28, 2017 4:33 PM
Post-Disaster, BP Stakes Future on Deepwater Despite Surging Shale
About 300 BP workers commute 150 miles by helicopter from the Louisiana coast to a deep-sea drilling platform in the Gulf of Mexico that can produce more oil in a day than a West Texas rig can pump in a …

POSTED JUNE 28, 2017 4:25 PM
Alliant Names Laing a Producer in Oregon
Alliant Insurance Services Inc. has named Andrew Laing a producer within the company’s Alliant Americas middle market division. Laing will be based in Portland, Ore. and be responsible for the design and delivery of insurance and risk management solutions to …

POSTED JUNE 28, 2017 3:16 PM
NFP Acquires International Insurance Group in Arizona
NFP Corp. has acquired Flagstaff, Ariz.-based International Insurance Group Inc. Nate Watson, chief operating officer of IIG, will join as managing director of NFP’s property/casualty business and report directly to Terry Scali, CEO of NFP’s P/C business. The sellers, Jim …

POSTED JUNE 28, 2017 3:10 PM
DTRIC in Hawaii Becomes Wholly-Owned Subsidiary of Aioi Nissay
Honolulu, Hawaii-based DTRIC Insurance Company Ltd. is now wholly-owned by Aioi Nissay Dowa Insurance Co. Ltd., a subsidiary of the MS&AD Insurance Group in Japan. ADI has been DTRIC’s majority shareholder since 1992. This transaction completes ADI’s buyout of the …

POSTED JUNE 28, 2017 3:03 PM

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