Glossary

GLOSSARY - LETTER H


Hangarkeepers Legal Liability Insurance

Insurance which the owner of an airplane hanger buys to protect himself from liability for damage or injury to others arising out of the ownership, maintenance, or use of the premises for an aircraft hanger.


Hazard

A specific situation that increases the probability of the occurrence of loss arising from a peril, or that may influence the extent of the loss. For example, accident, sickness, fire, flood, liability, burglary, and explosion are perils. Slippery floors, unsanitary conditions, shingled roofs, congested traffic, unguarded premises, and uninspected boilers are also hazards.


Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA)

Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996.