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Toledo Sidewalk Contracting
To engage in sidewalk contracting in Toledo, Ohio, you must of course be registered with the city Building Inspection Office.
You must also:
- Pay a $75 registration fee;
- Have appropriate insurance’
- Have workers’ compensation (this may be waived for the self-employed);
- File a $3,000 surety bond with the Toledo Building Inspection Office.
The $3000 Toledo sidewalk contractor bond is available from AmeriPro Surety Bonds for just $100 annually.
Toledo Sidewalk Contractor Bond: Its Purpose
As you might know, the Toledo sidewalk contractor bond is for the benefit of the city of Toledo, not your contracting operations.
Specifically, this surety bond protects the city of Toledo – and its residents — from any defect of any sidewalk work that a contractor, any employees or subcontractors, may cause by producing substandard work.
The bond holds the city harmless from substandard work which particularly is the source of some physical harm, both potential and real.
In the event that a claim were paid against your surety bond, it is your legal obligation to reimburse the surety in full for all costs and fees involved in the payment of any claim.
Obtaining the Toledo Sidewalk Contractor Bond
Qualifying for the Toledo sidewalk contractor bond is very, very easy.
You will merely complete the application (which takes between 5 to 7 minutes and can be done over the phone), pay the $100 registration fee, and the bond is yours.
Only an original of this bond may be filed with the city. The bond will be mailed to you by the next business day after receipt of payment.
There is no underwriting nor credit check involved in the purchase of this bond.
By local statute, the Toledo sidewalk contractor bond will have an expiration date of March 31st of the year in which it is issued.
Bonds purchased after March 31st of a calendar year will have an expiration the following March 31st.
AmeriPro Surety Bonds provides contractor bonds throughout Ohio.
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