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By Karen Groff, President Roanoke Insurance Group Inc. As part of a project to benchmark the safety of containers at sea, the National Cargo Bureau (NCB) recently completed a random inspection of 500 import and export ocean shipping containers and discovered that 55% had misdeclared, misplacarded and/or improperly secured cargo. NCB inspects approximately […]
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To Our Valued Partners: In the event you or your clients are impacted by Hurricane Dorian, Roanoke is here to help. We are closely monitoring the storm and ports, and we are committed to timely assistance with any claims you may experience. How to Report a Claim For Marine Cargo Claims: Report your loss directly […]
In recognition of Labor Day, our offices will close at 3pm on August 30th, remain closed on September 2nd and reopen for normal business hours on September 3rd. Have a safe weekend!
The Shipping Risks Making Supply Chain Logistics Vulnerable Everyone looks forward to a long holiday weekend, especially after a busy summer season. Labor Day is just around the corner and while you may be in vacation mode, it’s important that manufacturers and logistics service providers be prepared for the risks associated with the long weekend. […]
Transportation and logistics service providers, and mostly all companies large and small, are suffering business disruptions due to cyberattacks. A single email sent by a hacker to an unsuspecting and trusting individual — if opened by mistake — can compromise the operations of an entire company. Every company is vulnerable and it’s only smart to […]