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What Do Controlled Insurance Programs (CIPs) Mean to Subcontractors?

Mar 24, 2021

For a subcontractor performing work under a subcontract agreement where it has been established t...

Risk Management Specialty Contractors
Insurance Rates Are on the Rise

Aug 01, 2019

Specialty contractors should take note that the commercial insurance market is getting ready to m...

Risk Management Specialty Contractors
Brave New World: Managing & Mitigating Top Risks for Contractors

Sep 01, 2020

Effective risk management has always been critical to the profitability and sustainability of con...

Risk Management Building Profits
The Increased Importance of Vendor Fraud Protection

Mar 01, 2020

Contractors are managing more uncertainty than ever as the construction industry moves into the u...

Risk Management Building Profits
Mental Health & Wellbeing in the Construction Workplace

Sep 01, 2020

Given the far-reaching effects of COVID-19 throughout the construction industry, it is imperative...

Risk Management Human Resources Building Profits Mental Health/Suicide Prevention
Changing Your Lien Waiver Process to Eliminate Financial Risk

Sep 01, 2020

Fixing the systemic payment issues within the construction industry and creating a quick, easy, s...

Risk Management Building Profits
The Constant Challenges Faced When Accounting for Change Orders & Claims

Sep 01, 2020

No matter how much preparation and planning goes into a project, there is always the chance that ...

Risk Management Accounting Building Profits
CFMs: Take That Sales Call

Sep 01, 2020

As a CFM, you are likely doing more with fewer resources now more than ever. You probably don’t h...

Risk Management Building Profits
Post-Pandemic Risk Management: Audits, OSHA & Employment Practices

Jul 01, 2020

To help manage your company’s business and employee risks related to COVID-19, this article cover...

Risk Management Building Profits
Beyond Guaranteed Cost: Best Practices to Reduce Workers’ Comp Costs

May 01, 2020

Companies with a singular vision for improving risk management experience the best results while ...

Risk Management Building Profits
There Is No Bad Project – Only Bad Risk Management

Jun 01, 2017

Wouldn’t it be nice to avoid a bad construction project before it starts? Nobody wants to waste t...

Risk Management Human Resources
Joint Employment: A Growing Legal Trend & How to Manage It

Mar 01, 2020

During a labor shortage, many subcontractors and GCs seek out workers from third parties to fill ...

Risk Management Building Profits Workforce
Mitigating the Impact of Tariffs & Rising Material Costs

Jan 01, 2020

In the period leading up to the March 2018 imposition of tariffs on steel (25%) and aluminum (10%...

Risk Management Building Profits
Group Whole Life Insurance: Considerations for Contractors

Jan 22, 2021

The ability to attract and retain top talent in the contractor space is one of the most pressing...

Risk Management Building Profits
Improve Your Bottom Line With Captive Insurance

Jan 22, 2021

Insurance has long been a necessary tool for contractors and subcontractors and is commonly viewe...

Risk Management Contracts Building Profits
Fresh Perspectives: The Unassuming Fraudster & How Businesses Can Prevent Fraud

Jan 22, 2021

When considering fraud in today’s world, names that may come to mind include Bernie Madoff, Denni...

Risk Management Legal Human Resources Building Profits
Putting Your Risk Management Strategy in Place

Jan 01, 2018

Careful decision-making can help manage risk and prepare a company to absorb the occasional bump ...

Risk Management Building Profits
Reservation of Rights Letters: Take Control of Your Legal Defense

Mar 24, 2021

When a contractor is forced to defend against a claim for construction defects, breach of warrant...

Risk Management Building Profits
Why Use a Trust for Bona Fide Fringe Benefits?

Mar 24, 2021

Fringe benefit plans fall into two categories: unfunded or funded.

Risk Management Building Profits
Subcontractor Relationships: Partnering for Success

Jan 29, 2021

Subcontractors, or specialty contractors, are vital to the success of the general contractors (GC...

Risk Management Building Profits Leadership
Dividends & Deductibles & Retros, Oh My!

Sep 02, 2019

As an insurance and alternative risk finance specialist, I have spent many moments in the boardro...

Risk Management Budgeting & Planning Building Profits
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