USL&H

Longshoreman and Harbor Coverage

Are you involved in operations that are subject to the U.S. Longshore and Harbor Workers’ Compensation Act? This act, administered by the U.S. Department of Labor, provides medical benefits, compensation for lost wages and rehabilitation services to longshoremen, harbor workers and other maritime workers injured during the course of employment, or who suffer from diseases caused or worsened by employment… Read More »Longshoreman and Harbor Coverage

Paperless Insurance Now Offers Coverage in New York

SAN FRANCISCO-based independent insurance brokerage Paperless Insurance Services (PIS INC), Inc. has started offering business insurance products in the State of New York, PIS INC announced Thursday. PIS INC will be using their website as the marketing and underwriting base in the State if New York CFO Diana Motseniat said in her announcement. Paperless Insurance also announced that it is… Read More »Paperless Insurance Now Offers Coverage in New York

Side by Side Workers Compensation Insurance Quote Compare

We are happy to announce a major improvement in our rating system: TRY IT TODAY! New ICON: – Asks risk specific underwriting questions! No longer any need to waste time answering the questions that don’t apply! – You get a bindable quote that is ISSUED without an underwriting even looking at it a lot of the time – Up to… Read More »Side by Side Workers Compensation Insurance Quote Compare

When your Employees Covered under USL&H

The U.S. Longshore and Harbor Workers’ Act covers “employees,” defined as “any person engaged in maritime employment, including any longshoreman or other person engaged in longshoring operations, and any harbor-worker including a ship repairman, shipbuilder, and ship-breaker,” exempting some specific jobs. 33 U.S.C. § 902(3). The original Longshore Act only covered injuries occurring on the navigable waters of the United… Read More »When your Employees Covered under USL&H