Insurance Coverage on all Levels

The experienced specialists at the JM Associates / Burnham + Company division of HUB International Northeast have been creating comprehensive insurance products and risk management programs for the elevator industry for over 40 years. Our customers are elevator contractors, inspectors, consultants, manufacturers and suppliers. As part of our National Elevator Program, we offer General Liability, Errors & Omissions, Umbrella, Workers’ Compensation, Surety, Property, Auto, Medical, Life, Disability and more! 

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Your Insurance Needs

The elevator industry has its ups and downs. To minimize the potential of financial loss associated with the “downs,” it is important to select an agent/broker that understands the nature of the industry to help you build the right insurance and risk management program for your unique business requirements.

Our employees at JM/Burnham have over 150 years of combined experience. We pride ourselves on staying up-to-date with industry trends that may affect our clients, and in educating our clients on new coverage options that become available. Our elevator specialists go above and beyond to ensure that your elevator business is adequately protected.

Our professionals are always available to speak with your management team, supervisors & technicians about claims and ways to better protect your company. Our mission is to provide you with the opportunity to obtain the best coverage available for your business and to protect your interests when claims are filed. We work with speed and diligence on your claims.

Our Elevator Program offers the following:

  • Coverage with a licensed and admitted insurance carrier
  • Staff that understands the insurance requirements for our elevator contractor, inspector, consultant and manufacturer customers
  • First Dollar Protection – No deductible, No self-insured retention (available upon request) 
  • Extensive elevator claims handling expertise

Coverage Overview

We specialize in creating insurance and risk management products and programs for a wide variety of equipment within the elevator industry including:

  • Elevators (passenger/freight)
  • Escalators
  • Moving Walkways
  • Garage Lifts
  • Residential Lifts
  • Handicap Lifts
  • Chair Lifts
  • Sidewalk Lifts
  • Dumbwaiters

Coverage for all your operations involving:

  • New Construction
  • Modernization
  • Maintenance, Service & Repair
  • Inspections, Testing & Consulting
  • Manufacturing & Distribution

Cost-Effective Coverage

Our elevator program is underwritten by a top-rated insurance carrier to ensure that we are offering our clients top of the line coverage options, including:

  • General Liability
  • Umbrella & Excess Limits
  • Workers' Compensation
  • Surety
  • Property
  • Installation/Builder's Risk
  • Business Auto
  • Major Medical, Life, Disability