Tag Archives: E&O

E&O Risk: Agents, Carriers Urged to Review Web Copy

A website can be an effective consumer marketing tool. But have you thought about it also as an E&O risk? E&O carriers are concerned about emerging issues with agency websites, according to industry veterans Joyce Sigler, account executive and systems … Continue reading

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Announcing Cyber Liability Exclusively for IIAT Members

IIAT is excited to announce an exclusive partnership with Wingman Insurance to offer cyber liability coverage through AXIS, rated “A” (excellent) by A.M. Best.  IIAT members can now access the Wingman Cyber online platform to provide cyber liability insurance for their … Continue reading

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Most Common Errors Attorneys See When Defending Agents

Swiss Re Corporate Solutions panel counsel attorneys average almost 25 years of experience in defending insurance agent’s E&O claims.  They have seen the good, the bad, and the ugly.  We asked them to provide their thoughts on the common errors they see … Continue reading

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Insuring Against Large Losses: What Size is Your Umbrella?

More and more people are becoming concerned about protecting themselves and their families from liability exposure and damages they might incur in the wake of a serious accident. More people are purchasing personal umbrella policies to cover those large exposures … Continue reading

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If You’re a Lawyer…

By Richard F. Lund, J.D., Vice President, Senior Underwriter, Swiss Re Corporate Solutions* If you’re a lawyer, you don’t need to read this. But if not, please read this carefully. Insurance agents and brokers should be wary of commercial insurance … Continue reading

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Cari Senefsky Joins IIAT as E&O Sales Executive

IIAT is pleased to announce that Cari Senefsky has joined the association as E&O Sales Executive. Cari has more than a decade of insurance sales experience and success, with five of those years dedicated to Independent Insurance Agents E&O coverage development … Continue reading

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The Road Ahead: Meeting Old Challenges with New Technology

Think about it: just 100 years ago, people traveled by horse, wrote letters to communicate and used candles to provide light. Can you imagine doing all three simultaneously? Well, today that same person would be driving down the road in … Continue reading

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Exciting Changes at IIAT

You will be seeing exciting changes at IIAT! As we are always in a “continuous improvement” mode, we constantly seek input from our members and look to other “best-in-class” organizations and associations to learn and find ways to collaborate. Our … Continue reading

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Experts Suggest Reviewing Website Language with E&O in Mind

You’ve got a super website with all the right marketing phrases, but is the language E&O safe? Experts say it may be worth looking at again, this time with E&O in mind. A website is not just a marketing tool. … Continue reading

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Ten Things You Don’t Want to See in Your E&O Policy – #1

(This is the first of a ten-part series highlighting significant coverage issues in agents’ E&O policies. Take a look at your E&O policy. If it includes the wording described below or something similar, you may need an E&O makeover. Contact … Continue reading

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