This eight-hour topic explores the specific needs of public entities and how to market the coverage. Various property coverage topics will be discussed, all of which can be different or specific to a public entity, depending on the particular risk. The special issues that apply to automobile coverage will be explored in this class. Most public entity policies are written on non-standard forms and the specific differences will be analyzed. Finally, the fidelity issues associated with public funds will be discussed. [+]
MAIA's Day at the Capitol is designed to give members and others the opportunity to learn more about insurance legislation being considered by the Missouri Legislature, and time to meet with elected officials to express their views. [+]
This event offers small agencies opportunities that can’t be matched anywhere in the state of Missouri: unparalleled networking opportunities, information and education selected with the small agency in mind, huge trade show featuring more than 90 exhibitors, and CE credits – including an additional six if you also attend the optional E&O Seminar. [+]
This course, like Commercial Casualty I, strengthens your ability to have productive, assured interactions with your commercial customers in the area of commercial casualty exposures and coverages. In this course the focus is the Business Auto Policy, the Workers Compensation Policy and Excess Liability Policies. You will improve your understanding in each of these areas. [+]
Insurance professionals need training in the risk management process for two reasons. First, insurance is an integral part of their client's overall risk management program. Second, services provided by carriers, agencies and brokerages are often significant items in the organization's cost of risk. In this seven-hour course we will cover each of the five powerful steps in this process, which protects not only the organization's assets, but also its mission and its brand. [+]
This course addresses the exposures created by watercraft, recreational vehicles, and business activities often encountered when working with personal lines clients. Prompting your client to identify these exposures is crucial, because the ISO Homeowners and ISO Personal Auto Programs provide only very limited coverage. You will be better able to design the appropriate coverage for these exposures. The course will also provide an analysis of the important coverage offered through personal umbrella or excess liability policies. [+]
This course addresses the exposures created by watercraft, recreational vehicles, and business activities often encountered when working with personal lines clients. Prompting your client to identify these exposures is crucial, because the ISO Homeowners and ISO Personal Auto Programs provide only very limited coverage. You will be better able to design the appropriate coverage for these exposures. The course will also provide an analysis of the important coverage offered through personal umbrella or excess liability policies. [+]
MAIA offers nearly 20 webinars each month. These are online classes (most are three hours) and they all qualify for CE credits. They are taught by top-notch well respected instructors and the topics vary and include commercial lines, personal lines, ethics and life and health. [+]

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Find out what legislative activity is taking place and what bills MAIA is supporting and opposing. Each bill has a link to the sponsor and the bill language. [+]

National Affiliations - IIABA
The Big "I"

IIABA is a national alliance of more than a quarter million business owners and their employees who offer all types of insurance and financial services products. MAIA members have access to multiple products and resources through IIABA. [+]
Progressive Executive Joins InVEST National Board
ALEXANDRIA, Virginia, Dec. 1, 2016–InVEST, the insurance industry’s premier classroom to career education program, recently announced that Neil Lenane has joined its national board. Lenane is Progressive Insurance business leader for talent acquisition.[+]
Big “I” Statement on Legal Challenge to DOL Overtime Rule
WASHINGTON, D.C., Nov. 22, 2016 —The Independent Insurance Agents & Brokers of America (IIABA or the Big “I”) today released a statement by Charles Symington, Big “I” senior vice president of external and government affairs. [+]
NOAA Names Big “I” as Weather-Ready Nation Ambassador(TM)
ALEXANDRIA, Virginia, Nov. 21, 2016—The Independent Insurance Agents & Brokers of America (IIABA or the Big “I”) today announced its partnership with the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s (NOAA) Weather-Ready Nation (WRN) TM initiative.[+]
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