PIFF RELEASES LEGISLATIVE CHAMPIONS FOR FLORIDA INSURANCE INDUSTRY

Contact: Michael Carlson PH: (850) 597-7425 michael.carlson@piff.net FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE PIFF RELEASES LEGISLATIVE CHAMPIONS FOR FLORIDA INSURANCE INDUSTRY Two Florida Lawmakers Recognized for Work to Protect Florida Consumers TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (April 3, 2018) – The Personal Insurance Federation of Florida (PIFF) today named two Legislative Champions for work on issues impacting Florida insurance consumers during…

Don’t Accept Bad Repeal of PIP

Sunshine State News February 28, 2018 – 12:15pm Michael Carlson Florida’s Motor Vehicle No-Fault Law, commonly known as “PIP,” is under attack in the Florida Legislature. The outcome — if trial lawyers succeed — will be increased insurance rates in 60 of 67 counties in Florida. They are trying to repeal PIP in favor of…

Attempt to overhaul state’s no-fault auto insurance system fails in Senate subcommittee

Tampa Bay Times February 28, 2018 Elizabeth Koh A controversial bill that would have repealed the state’s no-fault auto insurance system and personal injury protection requirement was effectively killed Wednesday afternoon by a Senate subcommittee, though a procedural move to temporarily postpone the legislation put it on life support. The legislation, one of House Speaker…

Florida Chamber of Commerce Launches New Ads

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Edie Ousley 850-521-1231 or 850-251-6261 eousley@flchamber.com Florida Chamber of Commerce Launches New Ads Urging Senators to Put the Brakes on Higher Auto Insurance Rates TALLAHASSEE, FL (February 26, 2018) – The Florida Chamber of Commerce today launched new multi-media ads urging senators to put the brakes on higher auto insurance rates.…

Insurance industry’s Michael Carlson: We hope PIP-repeal study ‘will kill the bill’

Florida Politics Michael Moline, February 6, 2018 A Property Casualty Insurers Association of America study made a splash last week in Tallahassee by suggesting repeal of Florida’s no-fault auto insurance system would produce significant increases in motorists’ premiums. The findings contrast those of a similar study last year by Pinnacle Actuarial Resources, which estimated repeal…