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What is liability exposure?


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2014-06-18 21:00:16
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Liability exposure is when a company or a person is open to being sued. Typically, they are negligent and cause harm, which makes the exposed to a lawsuit.


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Property loss exposure: If you home was burned down not intentionally caused by you or other residents relatives caused of your household. Liability loss exposure; If you accidentally hit a golf ball and broke another homeowners window.

Philip E. Keith has written: 'Managing liability exposure' -- subject(s): Government liability, Municipal corporations, Police

It depends if the builder's risk policy is just for property or for property and liability. You can have a builder's risk policy, which includes general liability. If the insured is owner of the building, the general liability exposure is the cost of the project and will classes under subcontractor.

Liability requirements should be commensurate with the risk expsoure excountered. One might ask, What is the maximum libility exposure of the tenant? This would be the amount of liability insurance to carry.

Webster's definition: an instance or cause of peril or liability or exposure to harm or injury. -Psymonkey21

If you want to protect your non profit organization from exposure to law suits, it would be advisable to obtain coverage. Non Profits are not exempt from financial liability.

Liability insurance companies owned by their policyholders. Membership is limited to people in the same business or activity, which exposes them to similar liability risks. The purpose is to assume and spread liability exposure to group members and to provide an alternative risk financing mechanism for liability. These entities are formed under the Liability Risk Retention Act of 1986. Under law, risk retention groups are precluded from writing certain coverages, most notably property lines and workers' compensation. They predominately write medical malpractice, general liability, professional liability, products liability and excess liability coverages. They can be formed as a mutual or stock company, or a reciprocal.

There aren't really advantages or disadvantages of insurance in construction, but instead insurance helps project owners, developers, and contractors mitigate their financial risk during the construction project. Construction has property exposure, liability exposure, and work comp exposure that need to be insured at a minimum. Chris Larmore - Parenti Insurance

I think your best bet is to contact a multi-line agent, there are many different limits, the amount of exposure etc.

As with any business, It all depends on your risk exposure. Are you painting 2 or 3 houses per year? or are you painting 500 houses a year? The premium will reflect the overall exposure.

A strategic liability is a liability that is strategic.

Asset - Liability = Net Asset / Liability * Net Asset - When Asset is more than Liability * Net Liability - When Liability is more than Asset

Liability has credit balance as normal balance so credit increases the liability which means addition to current liability will increase the overall liability and reduction in liability will reduce overall liability.

Contingent Liability is a current liability in most cases, but there is possibility for non-current contingent liability as well.

C. Jaye Berger has written: 'Hazardous substances in buildings' -- subject(s): Actions and defenses, Asbestos, Asbestos abatement, Hazardous substances, Law and legislation, Liability for hazardous substances pollution damages 'Cut professional liability exposure now'

Sprays and contain warnings to ensure people are aware of the potential for danger. Manufacturers place these warnings on cans to limit their exposure to liability.

Current liability is that liability which is payable within one fiscal year while contingent liability is that liability which is not clear and liability until some specific future time or event.

difference between strict liability and tortious liability

General liability covers Public and Producs Liability, therefore by having General Liability cover, public liability is covered also.

Yes, garagekeeprs is part of the typical commercial insurance policy package, along with business auto general liability and property coverage, among others. Garagekeeps covers the commercial exposure for vehicles left in the insured's possession (which would be excluded under the general liability policy's auto exclusion) and usually has both comprehensive and collsion elements. For example, a vehicle left at a body shop or for an oil change.

When liability is payable within one fiscal year then it is current liability while one liability is payable within more than one period then Is non-current liability.

It all depends on the overall risk exposure. Without knowing what type of contractor you are and what you annual volume is, there is no way to guess what you might pay for your insurance.

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Automobile Liability insurance, YES. Liability insurance, NO. There are many kinds of liability insurance.

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