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How COVID-19 Has Impacted Bid Activity, Insurance and the Surety Industry

Bob Teska, CPA, CCIFP, Partner-in-Charge: Construction Services recently joined three colleagues from Reagan Companies for a round table discussion regarding current construction industry updates. Reagan Companies was represented by Fran Lowther (Bond Manager), Jim McElhannon (Commercial Risk Manager) and Kevin Moteyunas (Commercial Risk Manager). Together, the group covered a wide range of topics pertinent to the current work environment, including:

  • Bid Activity
  • Insurance
  • The Surety Industry as it Relates to COVID-19
  • Paycheck Protection Program (PPP)
  • OSHA
  • The New Workers’ Comp Code (8873)


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Bob Teska, CPA, CCIFP, is a Partner-in-Charge of Construction Services at Bowers & Company CPAs. Reach him at 315-234-8157 or

Jim McElhannon, Commercial Risk Manager – reach him at (315) 673-5333 or

Fran Lowther, Bond Manager – reach him at (315) 673-5381 or

Kevin Moteyunas, Commercial Risk Manager – reach him at (315) 673-5307 or

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