Markets/Coverages News

Sagamore Insurance Expands Workers Compensation Program to 6 States

Sagamore Insurance Co., a subsidiary of Baldwin & Lyons Inc., is expanding its mono-line workers’ compensation program into six new states: Tennessee, Kentucky, Oklahoma, Mississippi, Kansas and Arkansas. The program, which offers coverage for a variety of class codes, has …

Specialty Insurance Group, Reel Media Partner on Entertainment Segment Offerings

Specialty Insurance Group (SIG) and Reel Media, LLC have formed a strategic alliance within the entertainment industry to service the specialty entertainment insurance market segments. The agreement combines the underwriting capabilities of both SIG and Reel Media with the established …

Atlas General Launches New Inland Marine Program

Atlas General Insurance Services, LLC, a national multi-line program manager, has added a new inland marine program to its Commercial Division product offerings. The program will provide builders’ risk coverage for frame projects up to $5 million and up to …

Dovetail Insurance Expands MetLife BOP Product to 7 Additional States

Dovetail Insurance, a supplier of cloud-based insurance, is teaming up with MetLife Auto and Home to expand distribution of its MetLife Business Owners Policy (BOP) offering to seven additional states through its NetBOP Insurance Portal. Initially released in five states …

RSG’s CorRisk Solutions Enhances Architects & Engineers Program for SMEs

CorRisk Solutions, a division of RSG Underwriting Managers, LLC, has made enhancements to its small-to medium-sized enterprise architects and engineers professional liability program. CorRisk Solutions will underwrite, quote and bind new and renewal U.S. broker and agent produced SME architects …

Driveway Software, Pinnacle to Offer Usage-Based Insurance Services to Insurers

Driveway Software and Pinnacle Actuarial Resources have teamed up to offer the auto insurance industry a coordinated usage-based insurance (UBI) approach that includes driver behavior scoring. Auto insurers can now leverage Driveway’s technology backed by Pinnacle’s rating, actuarial and regulatory …

XL, RPS/Plus to Offer Professional Liability Coverage to Title, Escrow Agents

XL Group and RPS/Plus Cos. have expanded their underwriting partnership to bring professional liability insurance to title & escrow agents. According to Erin Fry, head of Programs for XL Group’s Select Professional business in North America, XL Group and The …

CapSpecialty Adds D&O, EPL Product to Insurance Company Coverage Offerings

CapSpecialty has launched a new insurance company directors & officers/employment practices liability (D&O/EPL) product issued by Capitol Specialty Insurance Corp. Insurance company D&O/EPL is a specialty product expressly designed for small and mid-sized insurance companies, offering wholesale brokers an additional …

Ambridge Partners Expands Reps & Warranty Coverage for SMEs

Ambridge Partners, a managing general underwriter based in New York City, has formed a new team to focus on underwriting small- to medium-sized transactions.  The group will be led by Jack Sinchak, underwriting manager, who joined the firm in 2007.  …

QBE North America Launches Transactional Liability Insurance Practice

QBE North America’s has expanded its specialty lines offerings with the launch of a new Transactional Liability Practice. The Transactional Liability Practice, led by Dennis Kearns, QBE senior vice president & underwriting counsel, will underwrite two new products – representations …