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Professional liability insurance

Insurance designed to insure an architect, engineer, or any person or firm undertaking design responsibility, such as design-build contractor, against claims for damages resulting from alleged professional negligence.

professional liability insurance

Insurance designed to insure an architect or engineer against claims for damages resulting from alleged professional negligence.
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To know more about the system of doctor malpractice insurance services and agencies, visit the website.
It is both unfair and illogical to require MMIP to bear the financial burden associated with providing a second layer of excess malpractice insurance to such health care providers where industry practice does not make such insurance available.
Editor's Note; Physicians must never assume they have malpractice insurance coverage regardless of whether they are employed by.
In the early days of the AICPA's SEC Practice Section, carrying professional liability malpractice insurance was a requirement for membership.
The medical malpractice insurance industry has been one of the most scrutinized industries in recent years.
Most nurses believe since their employers have purchased malpractice insurance for them, having their own insurance would not be necessary.
If medical malpractice insurance premiums start rising at double-digit levels, as they did a decade ago, the AMS might push for a constitutional amendment for tort reform, said Scott Smith, AMS' director of governmental affairs.
"On January 10, 2005, Mercy Hospital of Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania, stopped delivering babies due to the retirement of several OB/GYNs, who left because of the high cost of malpractice insurance." (1) The skyrocketing costs of malpractice insurance are causing a major, life-threatening crisis.
The book argues that the complexity of medical malpractice stems largely from the interaction of four markets that determine outcomes, including legal, medical malpractice insurance, medical care and government activity, and describes evidence about the functioning of medical malpractice and types of defensive medicine.
Elashker was accused of sexually assaulting a nurse employed by the nursing home where he was employed as a physician, he referred the nurse's claim to his medical malpractice insurance carrier.
As a starting APN, apply and get malpractice insurance. With internet technology, one can get malpractice insurance in as little as five minutes time by filing an application.
"The fact that he did not have malpractice insurance was startling," Mr.