Key Considerations When Insuring Architects, Engineers & Design Firms with Professional Liability Coverage

Posted on: August 10, 2023 by Huntersure

Insurance agents should understand the unique risk factors associated with professional roles such as architecture, engineering, and design. Clients in these industries need professional liability policies tailored to their specific risk factors. Architects, engineers, and design firms work in specialized fields that depend on precision and accuracy, with devastating consequences for mistakes. The right coverage […] Read More

Understanding Professional Liability Insurance for Architects, Engineers & Design Firms

Posted on: August 3, 2023 by Huntersure

Insurance agents are responsible for understanding the nuances of the policies they offer to craft proper coverage solutions for clients. When it comes to professional liability insurance tailored for architects, engineers, and design firms, this represents a specialized realm with which some agents might not be fully familiar. This coverage is vital for these professionals […] Read More

What Engineers Should Know Before Starting a Business

Posted on: September 22, 2022 by Huntersure

There are certain things engineers should know before starting a business to avoid issues that could arise later. Likewise, it could help them as they venture out on their own. Starting a business is an opportunity for them to gain creative freedom to pursue their passion in a way that makes them happiest. Owning a […] Read More

How Architects Can Navigate Modern Office Design Trends

Posted on: April 21, 2022 by Huntersure

Standard office design has shifted drastically in the past few decades. The 90s favored spaces filled with cloth cubicles and lacquered wood conference tables. The 2000s and 2010s introduced the idea of the open office, with glass partitions and no cubicle walls. Now, in the 2020s, it’s clear that office design trends are once again […] Read More

How Architects Can Battle Climate Change

Posted on: March 16, 2022 by Huntersure

The world around you is shaped by architects. Though they aren’t celebrities or government officials, they wield an incredible impact on their communities. It’s unsurprising, then, that many are beginning to acknowledge the role architects can play in mitigating the damages of climate change. Indeed, so-called climate change architecture is emerging as one of the […] Read More

Can Architects be Held Responsible for Construction Mistakes?

Posted on: November 4, 2021 by Huntersure

Architects wear many hats, often being called upon to offer a range of additional services beyond simply designing a new construction project. In fact, architects have unique, professional skillsets that qualify them to conduct evaluations and observations throughout the construction process. These professional assessments can inform the project owner if the construction is following the […] Read More

Insurance Challenges Facing Architects in 2021

Posted on: October 14, 2021 by Huntersure

Architects are generally perceived by the public as rather glamorous and even daring. In the best-case scenario, they meld creativity and big visions with engineering knowledge. However, architectural work involves business matters requiring fierce attention to detail. One facet of working as an architect is purchasing architect professional liability coverage. This matter is not as […] Read More

What Can Engineers be Sued for?

Posted on: July 22, 2021 by Huntersure

When a building’s foundation becomes unstable, can engineers be held liable? If you’re an insurance agent who specializes in engineer professional liability, you probably get this question a lot, especially from clients you’ve worked with for years. After all, they are more likely to face lawsuits involving malpractice and negligence as their client network increases. […] Read More

How COVID Has Altered Engineering

Posted on: February 4, 2021 by Huntersure

The sudden spread of COVID-19 last year changed how we live, work, socialize, travel, and more. It has also altered how the engineering industry thinks about creating long-term solutions in everything from healthcare tools to commercial construction. From building ventilators to making personal protective equipment to thinking of how people will work in an office […] Read More

Soft Skills Essential to Architects

Posted on: January 14, 2021 by Huntersure

Deciding to become an architect is an exciting career choice. It pays well, has a challenging yet thrilling future in answering the call of climate change, and allows professionals to make a lasting contribution to society through design. But not everybody has what it takes to be successful at this complex and technical career. Indeed, it takes […] Read More