On the night of October 29, 2012 the “kings of the hill” in New York knew that they would not be waking up to a City that Never Sleeps. In fact, the lights were out for weeks and the businesses that were at the top of the list – now have to make a brand new start of it.

Continue Reading There is Coverage for Business Income Losses Caused by Power Outages During Hurricane Sandy

More than three million customers across the Northeast lost power last weekend as wind and heavy snow uprooted some trees and sheared branches off others, snapping power lines as they fell. Connecticut Light and Power is still struggling to get service restored to hundreds of thousands of residents and business owners.

Continue Reading Service Interruption Coverage May Help Connecticut Businesses Get Ready for the Holiday Season – Understanding Business Interruption Coverage, Part 96

Catastrophic losses are life altering. Hurricanes and earthquakes often shut down power and utility services for weeks, and, all of the sudden, ice becomes the most valued commodity in town. People are resilient. Businesses, however, need more than a little ice to survive.

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