It was a nasty job." The family Sandy Nisbet of firemarks 1700s, insurance their own they covered.
of firemarks firms started 1700s, insurance for homes their own brigades Those insured they covered.
Chestna, right, receives the Firemark
Award for Heroism from District Chief Frank DiLiddo, left, and Jamie S.
9 A strong argument along these lines has been advanced by Robert Hogue, FSA, in "Risk-Based Capital for Life and Health Insurance Companies," Firemark
Insurance Perspectives, Parsippany, NJ, March 1992.
Morrissey, chairman and chief executive officer of The Firemark
Group, an insurance investment and consulting firm based in Parsippany, New Jersey.
Before that, he was managing director and a member of the executive committee of the Firemark
Group in Morristown, N.J.
Panel includes JOSEPH BARONE/THE FIREMARK
GROUP, JAMES ENGLISH/J.P.MORGAN, MICHAEL SMITH/BEAR STEARNS & CO, SUSAN SPIVAK/DONALDSON LUFKIN & JENRETTE.
(4) For information on firemarks
, see George Algernon Fothergill, British Fire-marks from 1680, Edinburgh and London, 1911; John Vince, Fire-Marks, Aylesbury, 1973; and Brian Wright, Brian Henham and Brian Sharp, The British Fire Mark, 1680-1879, Cambridge, 1982.
Some older Philadelphia houses still sport firemarks
, a tangible symbol of this preoccupation with fire prevention.
I have one of their original firemarks
in my office.