IIABNY also renewed its call for the legislature to make NYPIUA permanent.
The association's authority is due to expire again next June, and IIABNY believes that a law making it permanent is long overdue.
In support of consumer protection, IIABNY believes a voluntary industry-wide standard for windstorm deductibles would help, but the association will support regulatory action if necessary.
Beginning in January, IIABNY will also seek the adoption of an arbitration process to expedite claims and resolve disputes related to damages caused by a catastrophic storm.
is looking at the possibility of launching a research project into the aging of America and what it means for the industry, Emek said.
Zogby appeared at the Senate Hearing with four Suffolk County agents representing IIABNY
member agencies: George Yates of Dayton, Ritz & Osborne, East Hampton; Thomas Crowley of Maran Corporate Risk Associates, Southampton; Michael Romeo of Industrial Coverage Corp.
An article in the IIABNY
newsletter drives members to the podcast.
With the changing seasons, IIABNY
suggests a review of homeowners or renters insurance with a licensed insurance professional to determine if your coverage is up-to-date.
strongly believes that the National Council on Compensation Insurance would be the best long-term option.
Increasing market capacity in the coastal areas of Westchester County, New York City and Long Island is a goal of the 125-year-old IIABNY.
Many homeowners in New York's so-called hurricane counties have been lacking proper insurance coverage and availability for quite some time," said IIABNY chair Stephen R.
In addition, IIABNY continues its advocacy for a permanent NYPIUA.