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NFIP Renewal and Reform
Reauthorization of the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) before it expires is one of PIA's issues of focus at next week's 2004 PIA Federal Legislative...
Professional Insurance Agents Unveil New Website
WASHINGTON, June 3, 2004 - The nation's professional insurance agents have a new home on the Internet that enhances form and function to provide easy...
For Len Brevik, PIA National's New Executive VP and CEO, the Future is Bright
Len Brevik is a man in a hurry. The future is bright, and he can't wait to get there and bring everybody with him....
Mold Linked to Respiratory Problems, But Not More Serious Health Problems
A panel of epidemiologists, toxicologists and pediatricians said that respiratory problems and symptoms of asthma in some cases could be linked to mold and dampness....
Kansas DOI Creates Anti-fraud Division
Kansas Insurance Commissioner Sandy Praeger has announced the creation of an expanded anti-fraud division within the Kansas Insurance Department. Jerry Wells, formerly Director of Government...
Start of Hurricane Season Heightens Flood Concerns
June 1 marked the official start of the hurricane season. If you haven't taken a look at the new www.FloodSmart.gov website -- now is...
Oklahoma Passes Insurance Rating Bill
The Oklahoma Legislature has approved an insurance reform bill that institutes a file-and-use system for all lines of insurance except workers compensation. The rating system...
NAIC Cites Recent A.M. Best Study As Evidence State-Based Regulation is Working
A recently published study by the A.M. Best Company, entitled Best's Insolvency Study: Property/Casualty U.S. Insurers 1969-2002, provides further evidence that the national system of...
PIA Mourns Passing of Roger Murphy
It is with a great deal of sadness that we must report to you the recent passing of Roger Murphy, following a brief illness. Roger...
PIA and GE Auto Warranty Services Team Up to Offer Member Agents Another Business Building Tool
WASHINGTON, June 2, 2004 - The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents (PIA) is pleased to announce a new marketing partnership, effective immediately, with GE...