Atlas General, Accredited Surety to Offer Workers’ Comp Coverage in California

Article 0 Comments Atlas General Insurance Services, LLC, a national multi-line program administrator, has added an exclusive new workers’ compensation insurance program with Accredited Surety & Casualty Co. Accredited recently expanded its insurance offerings to include workers’ compensation and selected Atlas as its exclusive program administrator nationwide. California is the […]

Hite Opens Third Brightway Insurance Franchise in Florida

Article 0 Comments Josh Hite, owner of Brightway Insurance agencies in Boynton Beach, Fla., and Bluffton, S.C., is the new owner of an agency in Lake Worth, Fla., making him the first Brightway franchisee to own three stores, according to the company. The store in Lake Worth has been rebranded […]

Another 2K California Homeowners Eligible for Retrofit Grants

Article 0 Comments More than 2,000 homeowners will get free money to retrofit their homes to help them better withstand earthquakes, according to the top official at the California Earthquake Authority. The homeowners were on a waiting list for the Earthquake Brace + Bolt program, which gives seismic retrofit grants […]

Cavignac & Associates in California Names Cortez Professional Liability Account Administrator

Article 0 Comments San Diego, Calif.-based Cavignac & Associates has named Jasmin Divino Cortez an account administrator within the agency’s professional liability department. Cortez will provide support and assistance to the department’s account executive and account manager. She is responsible for processing endorsements, policies and certificates of insurance, as well […]

Crest Insurance Acquires Colorado Restaurant Insurance

Article 0 Comments Crest Insurance Group has acquired Colorado Restaurant Insurance. Colorado Restaurant Insurance will operate as Crest Restaurant Insurance. Sean Pechan will remain president of Crest Restaurant Insurance and the company will maintain its current management team and product offerings. Crest Insurance Group is a full-service insurance agency. Was […]

Senate Agrees with House to Renew Flood Insurance Program for 4 Months

Article 4 Comments Congress avoided a lapse in the federal flood insurance program when the Senate today voted 86-12 to extend authorization for the program by four months to Nov. 30. The National Flood Insurance Program would have expired at the end of today had the Senate not acted. The […]

ProHost Launches Wine Valuation Endorsement for Restaurant Wine Collections

Article 0 Comments ProHost USA, a national program administrator specializing in restaurant insurance, is rolling out a property insurance coverage valuing bottled wine at its selling price rather than at replacement cost. The new endorsement will give restaurants the advantage of covering the profit portion of their wine collection which […]

Lockton to Administer Attorney Protective Lawyer Program in the East

Article 0 Comments Lockton Affinity will be the exclusive administrator for Attorney Protective’s Professional Liability Insurance Program for attorneys in Washington D.C., Maryland and Virginia. The Attorney Protective program was developed to protect attorneys, their reputation and assets. The program is administered by MedPro Group, and policies are issued by […]

Possible Tornado Damages Homes Along Georgia Coast

Article 0 Comments Emergency officials say a possible tornado has left a trail of damage on the Georgia coast. No injuries were reported after a funnel cloud was spotted Friday afternoon on Whitemarsh Island, east of Savannah. The Chatham County Emergency Management Agency said in a news release it was […]