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New platform modernizes access to flood coverage


Leading flood insurance solution provider National Flood Services has modernized the flood insurance space with its recent launch of Trident. The new technology provides a cloud-based platform that revamps the flood experience for policyholders, agents, write-your-owns (WYOs), claims examiners, and back-office operations staff.

New platform modernizes access to flood coverage2020-05-20T00:56:02+00:00

James Liu Appointed COO


National Flood Services Appoints James Liu as Chief Operating Officer, Effective May 18, 2020 Kalispell, Mont. – May 18, 2020 (9am CST) – National Flood Services, a leading flood insurance solution provider, today announced the appointment of James Liu as the new Chief Operating Officer. In his new role, James will assume responsibility for all operations and lead a new division encompassing customer service, claims, marketing, HR and finance. James brings a highly accomplished background in driving operational excellence throughout customer experience teams.  He previously Co-founded a consumer investment firm and prior to that was the Vice President of [...]

James Liu Appointed COO2020-05-21T19:47:16+00:00

When it rains, it pours


When it rains, it pours. NFS CEO, Ralph Blust was recently featured in Insurance Business America Magazine. The article featured below focuses on the increasing frequency and severity of floods and the fact that many Americans remain unprotected from the financial impact of a flood.

When it rains, it pours2020-05-16T00:53:33+00:00

What 35 Years Experience with Flood Insurance Has Taught Us


Floods are becoming more common in the United States. In an age where three-quarters of the country lives paycheck to paycheck, that means most of us are just one bad storm away from disaster.  But it doesn’t have to be that way. At NFS, we’ve dedicated ourselves to expanding flood protection for Americans around the country. Here’s our five-pronged approach for making sure more people who need flood insurance actually have it.

What 35 Years Experience with Flood Insurance Has Taught Us2020-05-20T23:37:27+00:00

Hurricane Awareness Week 5/5 – Assemble Disaster Supplies


Now that you should be aware of your flood risk and have created an evacuation plan, it’s time to start assembling disaster supplies. Start by making a list of various supplies you’ll need to both get through the storm and its aftermath.

Hurricane Awareness Week 5/5 – Assemble Disaster Supplies2020-05-05T18:44:04+00:00

National Flood Services simplifies flood insurance for agents and insureds


The flood insurance market has historically lagged behind other lines of business when it comes to customer simplicity, agent experience, and innovation.  There has been limited progress in terms of operations and workflows within companies, the way in which agents are educated, and how the product is sold. However, one flood solutions provider that boasts a 35-year history and deep expertise in this marketplace is driving innovation and modernization into the flood insurance industry.

National Flood Services simplifies flood insurance for agents and insureds2020-05-19T19:45:47+00:00