Category Archives: IIAT Advantage

Your Flexible Office

Need an experienced, knowledgeable, professional addition to staff? IIAT members are finding that remote staffing through WAHVE is the answer. Read an independent agent veteran’s perspective on how working remotely has made her feel more connected to her team now than … Continue reading

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Could Private Flood be a Smart Alternative to NFIP?

The NFIP was extended last week as part of broader government funding legislation.  The U.S. Senate and House of Representatives were able to pass a continuing resolution to fund the government through March 23. The funding measure includes a temporary … Continue reading

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Sexual Harassment: Employment Liability Tipping Point

As reported in the Insurance Journal, the insurance industry is expecting a wave of employment practices liability insurance (EPLI) claims to roll in following the recent storm of sexual harassment allegations in entertainment, media, hospitality and other industries. Insurance experts say … Continue reading

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Access Group Benefits through the Big “I”

As part of your IIAT membership, you have access to group benefits through the Big “I” Employee Benefits program. The Big “I” Employee Benefits program specializes in small agencies—some coverage lines can provide guaranteed issue with as little as two … Continue reading

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Online Renewals Now Available for RLI Personal Umbrella in all 50 States

RLI Personal Umbrella policyholders countrywide now have the option of completing their renewal application and making their payment online. On June 13th, RLI launched a new and enhanced online version of their Personal Umbrella renewal process. Moving forward, all policyholders will receive … Continue reading

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IIAT and SELECTIVE Join to Provide A New IIAT Advantage Program

IIAT and Selective are excited to announce they have entered into an agreement to provide an additional Advantage Flood Program for IIAT members. Rated “A” Excellent by A.M. Best, Selective has built a reputation for honesty, efficiency and quality service. … Continue reading

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100-Year Floods Not So Unlikely

Last year’s floods in Houston prove that 100-year floods don’t necessarily come only once every 100 years. In fact, as a recent article in Texas Monthly reveals, it is possible to have more than one 100-year flood in the same … Continue reading

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Four Ways Remote Workers Can Improve Your Agency’s Performance

By Sharon Emek, Ph.D. The eternal struggle most agencies face is balancing profitability and productivity. In a soft insurance market, that struggle is elevated as agency owners and managers look for ways to improve profit margins while making sure current … Continue reading

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Introducing IIAT’s Agency Operational Improvement Review

IIAT now offers operational improvement reviews for your agency. A quality operational improvement review can help improve agency operations, identify areas that could lead to E&O claims, and achieve efficiency across the agency. Reviews offer a number of benefits to … Continue reading

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IIAT Advantage and The Hartford Offer Small Business Program for IIAT Members

IIAT and The Hartford have entered into an agreement to provide a new small business IIAT Advantage Program for IIAT members. For more than 200 years, The Hartford has helped insure small businesses through calamities, crises and the unexpected events. … Continue reading

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