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What Can Engineers be Sued for?

Posted on: July 22, 2021 by Huntersure LLC.

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 LLC.

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 LLC.

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

How COVID Will Reshape Modern Architecture

Posted on: January 7, 2021 by Huntersure LLC.

While the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic has caused a disturbance in many different industries and ways of life, the first thing that comes to mind might not be how it’s affected buildings. But in fact, modern architecture firms are leaning into the new normal through updated designs and innovations. The new restrictions placed on society have […] Read More

Top 3 Lawsuits Against Engineers

Posted on: October 8, 2020 by Huntersure LLC.

When it comes to building design and engineering, a simple mistake can cause significant problems down the road. Since engineers are responsible for a building’s design and overall safety, any slip-up could have dire consequences on the public, the workers, and the engineering firm’s reputation and legal status. Lawsuits against engineers related to negligence aren’t rare […] Read More

Architect Insurance: Which Coverages Do They Need?

Posted on: September 24, 2020 by Huntersure LLC.

As an insurance provider for architecture professionals, you know the importance of having the right coverage level to protect against unique risks. Architects are responsible for bringing designs to life from beginning to end, which means they have many risks and liabilities to consider. An architect’s work must meet client expectations, leaving plenty of room for […] Read More

Everything Your Engineer Clients Need to Know About Professional Liability

Posted on: September 10, 2020 by Huntersure LLC.

Engineering clients of all backgrounds all carry the risk of potentially being sued by their clients. From negligence to issues with contracts, engineers, be they mechanical, civil, structural, or environmental, can all be on the wrong end of a legal matter. Regardless of how low risk an engineering client may feel that the services they provide […] Read More

How to Start an Engineering Firm

Posted on: September 3, 2020 by Huntersure LLC.

For engineers, working for themselves instead of having to answer to others is a more attractive venture. From setting their hours to being in more control of their projects, engineers venturing out on their own presents many benefits. But like any personal business venture, there are still some important items to be aware of. Here’s a […] Read More

Best Cybersecurity Practices for Architects in 2020

Posted on: May 28, 2020 by Huntersure LLC.

For clients in the architecture field, focusing on cybersecurity health may not be at the forefront of their daily operations. After all, most cyber threats are focused on financial services or health care. However, given the fact that a cyber breach occurs every 39 seconds in the United States, any professional, in any industry, should […] Read More

Key Practices for Software Engineers

Posted on: April 23, 2020 by Huntersure LLC.

Software engineers are the backbone of developing our everyday technology, including phones, tablets, WiFi, and more. Thanks to software engineers, we have devices that connect us to the world and each other, which has been a valuable asset during the recent stay at home measures. But while software engineers help us use our devices and […] Read More