FAIR wants ‘home hardening materials’ included in sales tax holiday

February 1, 2018, Florida Politics, Peter Schorsch The Florida Association for Insurance Reform said Thursday items such as impact-resistant windows and doors should be included in the disaster preparedness sales tax […]


Security First Insurance Aligns with FAIR Foundation to Set the Stage for a Safer New Year

Jan. 19, 2018, Ormond Beach, Fla. – Each year Security First Insurance Company advises Floridians to be proactive in the lead up to hurricane season. This year the company has […]


FAIR Days in Tallahassee Takes Consumer Issues Directly to Legislators

FAIR delegation advocates for and against bills that impact policyholders Fort Lauderdale, FL. January 29, 2018:  The Florida Association for Insurance Reform (FAIR) hosted FAIR Days in Tallahassee, January 23-24, […]


Sun Sentinel Features FAIR’s Work to Prep for Storms

Insurance wonks Jay Neal and Paul Handerhan want to make hurricane and flood readiness cool. The duo, who have been working together since 2011 as principals of the Fort Lauderdale-based […]


FAIR Board member Melissa Burt Burt DeVriese earns 40 under 40 award

Congratulations to FAIR Board member, Melissa Burt DeVriese! She was recognized with a 40 Under 40 award by the Daytona Beach News-Journal as one of Volusia County’s outstanding young professionals. […]



CFO Atwater exits early for FAU to surprise, consumer concerns (via Palm Beach Post)

West Palm Beach, Feb. 10, 2017 – Jeff Atwater of North Palm Beach announced Friday he plans to step down as the state’s chief financial officer in the middle of his […]


2017 FAIR and PACE Legislative Days in Tallahassee

Legislative Days in Tallahassee are set! On March 14, our FAIR delegation will visit members of the Florida House and Senate to share critical insurance issues on our legislative agenda. […]


Florida property insurers face ratings downgrades (via Sun Sentinel)

Fort Lauderdale, Feb. 9, 2017 – Looming ratings downgrades for six to eight Florida-based property insurers could affect about 250,000 policyholders statewide, forcing some to find new insurers, according to […]


FAIR Open House

Come meet the FAIR team at our Open House! Tuesday, January 31, 2017 5:00pm – 7:00pm Fort Lauderdale, FL 33306 Learn FIRST-HAND about our 2017 public policy, consumer protection, and […]


Former state insurance chief Tom Gallagher joins People’s Trust as chief operating officer (via Sun Sentinel)

Fort Lauderdale, Jan. 13 2017 – Former Florida Insurance Commissioner Tom Gallagher has joined Deerfield Beach-based People’s Trust Insurance Co. as chief operating officer, the company announced Friday. Gallagher, 72, […]


Lawmakers set to take another stab at fixing insurance claims abuses (via Sun Sentinel)

Fort Lauderdale, Jan. 6 2017 – Groundhog Day isn’t until Feb. 2, but two legislative meetings scheduled next week in Tallahassee will likely have a “been-there, done-that” feel to many […]

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