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Hurricane Tips Guide for PIA Members
PIA National has created a two-page guide entitled "Hurricane Tips for Homeowners" that members can reproduce and distribute to their clients and prospects. It includes...
AIG's Greenberg Predicts Defeat For Asbestos Bill
Legislation to resolve the nation's asbestos problem is likely to fail, according to Maurice Greenberg, CEO of American International Group (AIG). Greenberg told analysts at...
New Hampshire Passes Regulatory Modernization
The New Hampshire legislature has passed HB 684, an insurance regulatory modernization bill. The bill makes personal lines rate regulation a 30-day file-and-use system, moving...
Evaluation of NFIP Building Standards, Your Input Needed
A study is underway to evaluate NFIP minimum standards for design and construction of buildings in flood hazard areas. The study is part of the...
PIA Advises Homeowners to Check Their Coverage Before the Hurricane Flags Fly
WASHINGTON, May 30, 2003 - As experts predict the 2003 Atlantic hurricane season that begins June 1 will be an active one, the National Association...
PIA Offers Top 10 Insurance Tips for Hurricane Season
WASHINGTON, May 30, 2003 - With the 2003 Atlantic hurricane season set to begin June 1, the National Association of Professional Insurance Agents is out...
Texas Mold Claims Mushroom to $4 Million
They grow things bigger in Texas, and that includes insurer payouts for mold damage. Over the past three years, Texas insurers have paid out just...
North Dakota PIA Attends "Listening Session" on Crop Insurance
PIA members in North Dakota attended an informational session on crop insurance with federal officials on May 19 in Bismarck, North Dakota. David Hatch, the...
Subcommittee Examines the State of the Crop Insurance Industry
On Thursday, May 22, 2003, the House Agriculture Subcommittee on General Farm Commodities and Risk Management held a hearing to examine the financial status of...
Asbestos Hearing Scheduled in Senate
Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Orrin Hatch (R-Utah) has scheduled a hearing for Wednesday, June 4, 2003 on "Solving the Asbestos Litigation Crisis." Chairman Hatch recently...