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October 3, 2016

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Medical Professionals
Market Detail: Braishfield Associates Inc. provides fidelity, business income, CGL, workers’ comp, property, umbrella, EPLI, miscellaneous professional liability coverage.
Available limits: As needed
Carrier: Unable to disclose, admitted and nonadmitted available
States: All states except D.C.
Contact: Customer service at 888-335-6616

Truck and Auto Physical Damage
Market Detail: McLeckie Insurance Group insures for-hire and not-for-hire trucking physical damage. Unlimited radius hauling sand and gravel, dry freight, regrigerated and frozen loads, agricultural, beverages, clothing and apparel, household goods, electronics, furniture, livestock, machinery, mulch, paper products, plastics, stone and rock. Trailer interchange optional. Excess limits available. Quotes usually returned within 24 hours.
Available limits: Minimum $100,000, maximum $19 million
Carrier: Unable to disclose, admitted and non-admitted available
States: Ark., Fla., La., N.C., Okla., Tenn., and Texas
Contact: Bill McLeckie at 903-897-9090 or e-mail:

Aviation Insurance
Market Detail: Transport Risk Management Inc. are brokers engaged in the practice of aviation insurance and risk management services with representatives in Denver, Austin, Texas, Dallas, Los Angeles, and Scottsdale, Ariz.
Available limits: Minimum $1 million, maximum $1 billion
Carrier: Unable to disclose, admitted
States: All states
Contact: Terry Miller at 866-256-0227 or e-mail:

Dry Cleaners
Market Detail: Argo Pro is a market for pollution liability to include underground storage tanks, dry cleaners and country clubs/golf courses, as well as coverage for fixed facilities, environmental contractors or environmental consultants.
Available limits: Minimum $1 million, maximum $2 million
Carrier: State National Insurance Co.
States: All states except D.C., and W.Va.
Contact: Customer service at 804-560-4844

Ammunition Manufacturing
Market Detail: Cochrane & Co. provides coverage for a wide variety of risks pertaining to firearms manufacturing as well as businesses specialized in the shooting sports industry. General liability highlights include: occurrence or claims-made; personal & advertising injury; products/completed operations; and general aggregate. Property highlights include: special including theft (in some cases); property enhancements; and equipment breakdown. Potential coverages available include: ATF proceedings endorsement; limited product withdrawal expense; property damage extension coverage; hired & non-owned auto; and blanket additional insured – vendors. Exposures that eligible include firearms retailers/dealers; manufacturing importers; firearms wholesalers and distributors; firearm manufacturing; ammunition, bullet and cartridge manufacturing; sporting good manufacturing (bow and arrow); hunting/shooting clubs and associations; optical goods manufacturing (scopes, light filters, etc.). Appointment paperwork must be completed prior to quoting.
Available limits: As needed
Carrier: Unable to disclose, nonadmitted
States: All states
Contact: Andy Hansen at 509-462-1148 or e-mail:

Commercial Surety Bonds
Market Detail: Alamo Surety Bonds specializes in the hard-to-place bond markets such as mixed beverage tax, sales tax, ICC property brokers, utility bonds, bingo bonds, subdivision and many more. Programs available for credit-impaired clients.
Available limits: As needed
Carrier: Unable to disclose, admitted
States: Ala., Ariz., Fla., Ga., Ind., Ks., La., Miss., Mo., N.C., Nev., S.D., and Texas
Contact: Jim Swindle at 210-930-5550 or e-mail:

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