July 2013 ConstructionRisk.com Report – Video

July 2013 issue of ConstructionRisk.com Report – video edition by Kent Holland.  The five articles include: (1) Subcontractor Entitled to Punitive Damages, (2) CGL Insurance Carrier Had Duty to Defend Prime– Based on Subcontract Work Exception to “Your Work”...

Faulty Workmanship Coverage Under CGL Policy

Costs of ripping out and replacing defective work was held to be potentially covered as property damage under a CGL policy issued by Zurich American Insurance, where employees of the insured contractor caused a leak in steam pipes by improperly unpacking the pipe...

CGL Policy does not cover contractor’s defective work

To what extent may defective workmanship of a contractor be covered under a commercial general liability (CGL) policy. Contractors have occasionally argued successfully that property damage or personal injury was imminent as a result of their defective work, and that...