The Office of Arthur J. Gallagher & Co./Conshohocken (formerly known as Preston-Patterson Co., Inc.) is Relocating

Our offices, Arthur J. Gallagher & Co./Conshohocken (formerly known as Preston-Patterson Co., Inc.), will be moving starting Thursday afternoon June 6th, 2019. Please note that we are moving and our office will be closed Thursday afternoon, June 6th starting at 12:30 east coast time and all day Friday, June 7th. We will resume normal operations in our new location Monday morning, June 10th. Our new location and USPS mailing address will be: Arthur J. Gallagher Company Risk Management Services, Inc. … Read More

Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. Acquires Preston-Patterson Co., Inc.

On December 17, 2018, Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. announced the acquisition of Preston-Patterson Co., Inc. in a news release. Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. (NYSE:AJG), a global insurance brokerage, risk management and consulting services firm, is headquartered in Rolling Meadows, Illinois. The company has operations in 35 countries and offers client service capabilities in more than 150 countries around the world through a network of correspondent brokers and consultants.

Tips on Insurance for Special Events

Broadcasters create and participate in many exciting, attention-generating special events. Craft beer festivals, classic auto shows, fishing tournaments, and other special events can be an important part of a broadcaster’s engagement with its community and can also be an important part of a broadcaster’s marketing efforts on behalf of its clients. But what about insurance for special events? Let’s say that you are a “co-sponsor” of a July 4th hot dog eating contest with live music, beer, and fireworks. Are … Read More

Umbrella Liability Insurance – What Limit of Protection is Enough?

So you have a commercial umbrella liability insurance policy. How did you select the limit of protection? Is it high enough or should it be higher? Perhaps lower? Although at the end of the day the particular risk preference of your enterprise will weigh heavily in your selection of limit, here are some other considerations to keep in mind. Lease Obligations Some of the larger broadcast tower companies are now requiring that tenants have umbrella liability insurance limits of up … Read More

Clearing Up Some Common Misunderstandings About Insurance

Property and casualty insurance coverages can be complex, can differ from one insurer to another, and can change from one year to the next. Your representative at Preston-Patterson is your key resource should coverage questions or issues arise. But the following is a discussion to clear up some common misunderstandings relative to insurance. New Employee Drivers – Do We Need to “Add” Them for Coverage? Actually, you don’t. But being attentive to who is qualified to drive your company vehicles … Read More