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Environmental Considerations for Hurricane Irma Claims in Florida

J.S. Held has Florida licensed mold assessors and environmental and industrial hygiene staff to support claims and provide scopes of damages that may impact the repair costs.  We can also moisture map/thermal image, record building/room measurements, collect photographs, look at damages to equipment and document them.

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Jim Borders Joins J.S. Held Seattle Office

J.S. Held is pleased to introduce Jim Borders, an exterior enclosure and façade expert with over 25 years of experience specializing in the curtain wall and glazing industry. Jim has successfully managed and led teams on over $250 million and 2.8 million square feet of façade construction. Jim joins the J.S. Held Seattle office with expertise among all facets of...

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Veteran J.S. Held Leader, Pedro Arceyut, Joins Florida Team

J.S. Held is proud to introduce Vice President Pedro Arceyut to the Florida market as the new statewide Area Manager. Pedro has been with J.S. Held since 2008, previously based out of the Temecula, California office. He has approximately 20 years of experience in the construction and restoration industry, specializing in construction management, water damage, and cost estimating. Pedro is...

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J.S. Held Expands Environmental Consulting Business in Northeast with Acquisition of Leighton Associates

J.S. Held today is pleased to announce the acquisition of Leighton Associates, an environmental health consulting firm specializing in industrial hygiene, indoor air quality, environmental health and safety investigations and training, as well as mold assessments and mold remediation planning and consulting. The company will join the Environmental, Health & Safety Services division of J.S. Held.

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Hail Storm Pounds Metro Denver While 2017 Hurricane Season Is Looming

With hurricane season just around the corner, on May 8, a massive thunderstorm rolled over the Denver metro area dropping baseball-size hail all over the city.  The storm is going to be Colorado’s most expensive insured catastrophe currently valued at approximately $1.4 billion, according to the Rocky Mountain Insurance Information Association. 

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J.S. Held Makes Majority Investment in Spex, Leading Insurance Technology Platform

J.S. Held today announced an investment in Spex, a digital property inspection and reporting platform for the property and casualty industry.  J.S. Held is now the majority owner in Spex which will continue to be led by its current management team.

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J.S. Held Acquires Meridian Consulting Group to Expand Surety Practice

J.S. Held, a leading global multi-disciplinary consulting firm, today announced the acquisition of Meridian Consulting Group LLC. It is the company’s sixth acquisition in the last two years. Meridian provides construction consulting and management services as well as claims resolution and litigation support to the surety industry.

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J.S. Held Announced as Sponsor for the 2017 CLM Annual Conference

The Claims and Litigation Management Alliance (CLM) is pleased to announce J.S. Held as sponsor for the 2017 CLM Annual Conference. CLM will host 2,000 claims professionals and outside counsel in Nashville on March 29-31, 2017, during the largest insurance claims conference in the country. In addition to the plentiful networking opportunities there will be three days of powerful programs tailored...

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