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Glatfelter Expands School Bus Contractor Coverage to 8 New States

Glatfelter Public Practice (GPP), a division of Glatfelter Insurance Group, has expanded its Independent School Bus Contractor insurance program to eight additional states, bringing the total number of states it is available in to 22. This specialized program, which was …

Insurance Risk Services Expands to Three Northeast States

Insurance Risk Services, a Sanford, Fla.-based provider of insurance inspection services and field underwriting support, is now conducting field inspections in Massachusetts, New York and Pennsylvania. These Northeast states have been added as part of the company’s strategic geographic expansion. …

Worldwide Facilities Hires Vaughn as SVP in New North Carolina Office

Worldwide Facilities has opened a new location in Morehead City, N.C. Kasey Vaughn will be joining the office as senior vice president. Vaughn brings 17 years of experience in wholesale personal and commercial lines practice. She started her career at …

ICW Group Expands Workers’ Comp Coverage Into 5 New States

ICW Group Insurance Companies, a group of property and casualty carriers, is now writing workers’ compensation insurance in five new primary states — Iowa, Kentucky, Maryland, Minnesota and Missouri, the company’s regional and national presence. The company has expanded the …

Workers’ Comp Carrier Retailers Casualty Insurance Expands Into Alabama

Retailers Casualty Insurance Co. has received all regulatory approvals from the Alabama Department of Insurance to begin offering workers’ compensation coverage in the state of Alabama. Appointed agents may quote Alabama business with Retailers Casualty for policies with effective dates …

Westcap Insurance Services Ups Limits for Contractors Program, Expands into Arizona

Solvang, Calif.-based Westcap Insurance Services, LLC has expanded its admitted program for contractors to now include Arizona domiciled risks. Westcap also announced increased limits and other product enhancements to the program in the state of Washington. Westcap will now offer …

Palomar Specialty Expands Residential Earthquake Product Into Additional States

Palomar Specialty Insurance Company has expanded its Flex Choice residential earthquake insurance product into the following states: Arkansas, Tennessee, Kentucky, Illinois, Indiana and Utah. Flex Choice allows consumers to customize their residential earthquake coverage to meet their specific needs and …

Gresham to Lead Expansion of Pinnacle Actuarial Resources into Carolinas

Consulting Actuary Legaré W. Gresham has established Pinnacle Actuarial Resources Inc.’s presence the Carolinas with the opening of an office in Charleston, South Carolina, as the firm continues to grow both domestically and internationally. Gresham has more than 10 years …

Velocity Risk Underwriters Adds Condominium Coverage to Florida Products

Velocity Risk Underwriters has expanded its Florida products to include HO-6 (condominium) for primary, secondary, seasonal, long-term rental, and short term rentals (minimum two days). Velocity offers an A.M. Best “A” rated homeowners programs in Florida utilizing Texas-based State National …

NORCAL Mutual Expands MPLI Offerings to Tennessee

NORCAL Mutual Insurance Company is now offering coverage to health care professionals in Tennessee. This is the latest in NORCAL’s national expansion, which now reaches 39 states, including the District of Columbia. NORCAL is a medical professional liability insurance (MPLI) …