TAG: insurance

California landscapers could face prison time after insurance fraud charges

April 18, 2023By

Co-owners of Green View Landscape & Tree Service in Escondido, Calif., and two of their wives face charges of underreporting wages to save on workers’ compensation insurance premiums. read more

Do you have the right insurance coverage for your operation?

February 7, 2023By
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The right policy can protect you and your operation from future risk. Here are some things to keep in mind to make sure you and your business is safe. read more

Why snow and ice insurance is such a challenge

August 23, 2022By
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Some experts say high risk and liability make it tough for companies with snow and ice removal to find and keep coverage. read more

How to conduct an insurance checkup

December 15, 2021By
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Insurance coverage is an important part of your business, and experts share why yearly evaluations help protect your most critical assets By LM Staff read more

What landscapers should know about insurance

November 14, 2019By
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No one plans to have an accident on the job, but it’s important to be prepared if and when the worst happens. Insurance can help protect business owners from injury and damage claims — if they have the right coverage. See what type of insurance landscapers need and how they can take full advantage of the provider’s expertise. Plan options... read more

NALP launches package insurance program for members

March 20, 2019By

The National Association of Landscape Professionals (NALP) has partnered with AXIS Insurance and Rancho Mesa to offer NALP members a package insurance program that provides coverage on general liability, commercial auto, property, inland marine and crime. The program also includes: NALP & accreditation premium discounts; direct bill, monthly GL reporting pay plan and monthly pay on all over coverage; landscape... read more