10.14.2015Summit’s Bridgefield Casualty and Bridgefield Employers Insurance Companies Expand to Offer Workers’ Compensation Coverage in Texas
Summit, a specialty workers’ compensation provider and member of the Great American Insurance Group, has received all regulatory approvals from the Texas Department of Insurance for its affiliate companies Bridgefield Casualty Insurance Company and Bridgefield Employers Insurance Company to offer workers’ compensation coverage in the state of Texas. The companies will begin accepting submissions immediately.
08.10.2015OSHA’s New Confined Spaces in Construction Standard
Employees who work in confined spaces, such as manholes, crawl spaces and tanks, are subject to additional hazards that include asphyxiation, explosions, electrocutions and exposure to toxic substances. OSHA’s new standard further protects these workers by requiring permits and emphasizing training, continuous worksite evaluations and communications.