How Can Virginia Contractors Protect Their Equipment?

Posted on: March 26, 2015 by Goodrich & Watson

Tools and equipment can be a significant investment for Virginia contractors. The proper equipment can be vital to your success as a contractors, however it also presents a significant exposure to property losses. Artisan contractors specifically, face large loss exposures when it comes to protecting their specialty equipment. Between work vehicles, equipment, tools, building materials […] Read More

VA Home Health Aides Have High Worker’s Comp Needs

Posted on: March 16, 2015 by Goodrich & Watson

Last month, National Public Radio (NPR) aired a special series entitled Injured Nurses which brought to light many of the struggles healthcare providers and nurses to keep themselves safe and injury free through the course of their work. According to data collected by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), each year nursing employees suffer more than […] Read More

What are Virginia Construction Surety Bonds?

Posted on: March 9, 2015 by Goodrich & Watson

If you are new to the construction industry, you might be a little confused about surety bonds. Are they insurance? Are they licensing fees? And why do you have to obtain them in order to secure larger projects? Understanding surety bonds take time, but working with local Virginia Insurance companies to assess your surety needs […] Read More

What Doesn’t Virginia Workers Compensation Cover?

Posted on: March 2, 2015 by Goodrich & Watson

 A strong Virginia workers compensation program is an invaluable asset to any business. Merging somewhere between an employee benefit and a risk management strategy, workers compensation acts provides financial security for employees who are injured or become seriously ill on the job. In exchange for this financial security employees in turn forgo their rights to […] Read More