• Non-Admitted Market E&O Enrollment

    FMS has established relationships with non-admitted carriers to serve start-up members or those who are relatively new to the Independent Agency System, members who write unique or hazardous business, or agencies that may not qualify for Westport.

    For Startups…

    The following are needed to apply for coverage:

    Email all three items to Joan Schim; fax to 850.893.8002; or mail to FAIA Member Services, Attn: Joan Schim, PO Box 16579, Tallahassee, FL 32317. You will receive a confirmation once the application is received.

    For agencies in business three or fewer years…

    The following are needed to apply for coverage:  

    • Completed seven-page application (must be signed by an owner, officer, or partner). 
    • Resume highlighting industry experience. 
    • One-page summary of your business plan. 
    • Current valued E&O loss runs.

    Please note: we may be able to use your current carrier’s E&O application to obtain a premium indication.

    Email all items to Joan Schim; fax to 850.893.8002; or mail to FAIA Member Services, Attn: Joan Schim, PO Box 16579, Tallahassee, FL 32317. You will receive a confirmation once the application is received.

    For unique businesses…

    Unique businesses include wet marine, livestock mortality, aviation, etc. The following are needed to apply for coverage:   

    • Completed seven-page application (additional supplements may be required after underwriter review). 
    • Current valued E&O loss runs up to five years. 
    • If in business fewer than three years, please also submit a resume highlighting industry experience and a one-page summary of your business plan.   

    Please note: we may be able to use your current carrier’s E&O application to obtain a premium indication.

    Email all three items to Joan Schim; fax to 850.893.8002; or mail to FAIA Member Services, Attn: Joan Schim, PO Box 16579, Tallahassee, FL 32317. You will receive a confirmation once the application is received.