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#7619 - 02/12/02 09:32 AM Starting Contracting Business
fireftr Offline

Registered: 01/16/02
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Loc: Bucyrus Ohio Usa
I am thinking about starting an electrical service to wire new and older homes, and light commercial work. I was wondering what and how much insurance that is good to start with. If any one could give me ideas it would be great.

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#7620 - 02/12/02 01:14 PM Re: Starting Contracting Business
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Most of the small shops around here carry $1,000,000 of liability. You really should talk to an independent insurance agent as there are additional areas you need to cover.

Make sure you get a certificate of insurance from anyone you sub work to & this is also something to discuss with your agent.
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