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Increases for International Air Freight Limitation of Liability

Effective December 28, 2019, the limit of liability for air carriers will increase under the Montreal Convention by approximately 14%. The Montreal Convention is a multilateral treaty that among other things, sets limitations on damages recoverable from air carriers for loss or damage to persons, baggage or cargo.


Cargo Theft Increases

Thanksgiving is upon us but along with the holiday comes an increase in cargo theft. According to CargoNet, thefts are expected to increase due to consumers' plans to spend more this holiday season.


New York Worker's Compensation Laws

Many times we hear from our insureds, “I don’t have enough employees to have to comply with WC laws,” or “All of the truckers I work with have signed a waiver or are not required to carry WC because they are an owner operator.”

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