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As the leader in global wholesale insurance, we’re uniquely positioned to provide solutions for both everyday risk and the most challenging and complex coverage. We offer more than 300 insurance products and services, all of which are designed to meet your clients’ needs.
For those clients who own a business of any size, it is important to obtain the necessary coverage to protect against the wide variety of risks associated with commercial operations. From general to specialized coverage, Burns & Wilcox has unparalleled access to the broadest range of Commercial Insurance Coverage available.
From items as big as a home to as small as a pair of earrings, personal insurance makes sure that whatever your client invests in, it will always be protected. We provide Comprehensive Personal Liability programs that protect High-Value Homeowners and Mid-Range Homeowners alike. Whether it is for auto, recreation, private collections, special events or property coverage, you’ll find a policy to cover any personal risk.
We offer unlimited access to the widest range of liability coverage for businesses, organizations and countless professions. Our quick-response team understands the specific issues your clients face and can provide timely access to intelligent solutions.
Industries & Specialties
- Architects and Engineers
- Casualty (Commercial)
- Errors and Omissions
- High-Value Solutions (Personal)
- Liability (Personal)
- Management Liability
- Manufacturing and Distribution
- Personal Recreation
- Personal: Liability
- Property (Commercial)
- Residential Property
- Transportation and Garage
- Workers’ Compensation
Our Thinking & Intel
Risk of Injuries Forces Recall of 2.2 Million Peloton Bikes
Peloton is recalling nearly 2.2 million exercise bikes after receiving 35 reports of seat posts unexpectedly breaking during use, the company announced on May 11. The voluntary recall can be remedied with a free updated seat post that users can self-install. Customers are asked to immediately stop using their affected bikes until the update is completed. [lgc_column grid=\"50\" tablet_grid=\"50\" mobile_grid=\"100\"
Report: Workers’ Compensation Claims Fueled by Job Inexperience, Older Age
A recent study examined 1.2 million on-the-job injury reports to determine which populations are most vulnerable to Workers’ Compensation Insurance claims, Property Casualty 360 reported this month. Brand-new hires were responsible for 34% of all claims assessed; among small businesses, first-year workers made up around 43% of claims, the publication reported. “There has always been a
What Drives the Transportation Insurance Market Thursday, June 15 at 1:30 PM ET Please join us for a discussion on the current state of the Transportation Insurance Market. Our panel will discuss the competitive landscape, challenges, opportunities, and tips for agents and brokers. Featured Experts: John McGlynn, Director, Transportation, Burns & Wilcox Canada, Toronto, ON Tyler Myers, Director, Transportation, Burns…
An unprecedented rainfall flooded parts of South Florida, grounding flights for two days at Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport while its tarmac looked “like a lake” and causing a seaport deluge that led to disruptive gas shortages. In the weeks since, officials are continuing to assess the damage and reflecting on the region’s readiness for other similar disasters. [lgc_column grid=\"50\" tablet_grid=\"50\"…
A bill that would give cannabis businesses access to financial services was recently reintroduced in the U.S. House of Representatives and Senate. The Secure and Fair Enforcement (SAFE) Banking Act, which has bipartisan support, was passed in the House multiple times and could be voted on in the Senate this year, CNBC reported April 27. Federal…
We have seen few changes in the Property & Casualty (P&C) marketplace from Q1 through Q2 of 2023, however, the broader picture is becoming clearer now that 2022 year-end financial filings are available. According to ALIRT Insurance Research, the discrepancy between Personal and Commercial Lines Composite underwriting is historically wide. Namely, the Personal Lines Composite combined ratio of 109 percent…
A new report from the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) indicates that the economic toll of earthquakes has reached an estimated $14.7 billion in total annualized building damages and associated losses. That figure is double previous estimates and accounts for higher property values, building improvements and other factors, Property Casualty 360 recently reported. Released April 18 in…
Global cyberattacks grew 38% between 2021 and 2022, and experts believe the risk will only continue to escalate. In the news, a steady stream of reports detail the myriad ways that sensitive data can be exposed — and show that the risk can come from outside an organization or within it. Earlier this month, Kris 6 News reported that a…