Forrest T. Jones & Company Launches National Professional Liability Insurance Program

Kansas City, MO – Forrest T. Jones & Company (FTJ) announced that it has completed an agreement with Arch Insurance Company to serve as the Program Administrator for Arch’s accountants professional liability insurance program. FTJ will market, underwrite and administer the program under its ProDefender™ product line to CPAs and CPA firms with annual revenues up to $5 million. The program will be offered to eligible accountants on an admitted basis in 28 states. ProDefender’s comprehensive coverage is designed to meet the needs of CPAs and CPA firms performing a…

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Forrest T. Jones Launches New Insurance Plan for Accountants

Forrest T. Jones & Company Launches National Professional Liability Insurance Program Kansas City, MO – Forrest T. Jones & Company (FTJ) announced today that it has completed an agreement with Liberty International Underwriters (LIU) to serve as the Program Administrator for LIU’s national accountants’ professional liability insurance program for accounts with annual revenues up to $5 million. FTJ will market, underwrite and administer the program under its ProDefenderTM product line, issued by Liberty Insurance Underwriters Inc. The program will be offered to eligible accounts on an admitted basis in all…

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3 Types of Corporate Insurance You Must Have to Stay Protected

Businesses engage in inherently risky behaviour. It’s impossible to guess at how the consumers might react to a corporation’s actions. If your company gets sued, you’ll want the right type of insurance cover. Likewise, if something happens to key employees within your operation, you’ll want insurance coverage that protects your business and keeps the doors open. General Liability Cover Every business has at least some need for general liability coverage – assuming that customers come to your place of business. General liability covers you if someone is injured on your…

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eQuoteMD Hits Sales Milestone in Number of Physicians Served

A unique, dedicated broker service helps physicians find medical malpractice insurance. St. Louis, MO April 09, 2013: As an online service providing quotes for medical malpractice insurance to physicians, eQuoteMD has achieved a milestone in both the number of physicians served and total premium volume sold. The website, launched only two years ago, has helped thousands of physicians with quotes, policy comparisons, and insurance coverage for malpractice risks. Company executives credit the success to the combination of the ease of use for the customer, collaboration with industry experts, and the…

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Safeguarding your Company’s Health with Business Insurance

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Regardless of what the type of business you own, giving it an extra layer of protection will always be a wise investment. We should never gamble with our company’s assets and protecting it with the right insurance policy ensures that our business is prepared for any eventuality. But with all the insurance policies available in the market today making the choice could be difficult. Studying your options ensures that you’re getting the right set of coverage for your business. Read along and discover facts about business liability insurance – one…

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Lawyers gain broadened professional liability coverage from OneBeacon

OneBeacon Insurance Group member, OneBeacon Professional Insurance (OBPI), has launched a broadened lawyers’ professional liability (LPL) coverage so that its protections will now include network security and privacy (NSP) liability. Lawyers can access this new offering in either of two possible ways, which are: 1. As an LPL policy endorsement 2. As its own standalone coverage According to the OBPI senior vice president of the LPL division, Kim Noble, these days, a law firm’s lifeblood is its information systems, and it is vital to protect those systems, as they may…

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Financial crisis leads to greater errors and omissions claims in real estate

The errors and omissions liability coverage sector is starting to feel the pinch in the real estate industry as a result of the financial crisis. Trends and developments impact the purchasers of the different kinds of specialty insurance products, such as errors and omissions, D&O, cyber risk, employment practices liability, surplus, marine, and transportation lines. Firms for diversified financial services and banking that have advised their customers to make investments into high risk subprime mortgages or credit default swaps are now experiencing significant claims, and – according to Phil Norton…

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