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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 Supplies2021-08-03T14:50:51-04:00

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 insureds2020-07-17T16:26:33-04:00

Hurricane Awareness Week 5/3 – Check Your Risk


This week is NOAA’s Hurricane Preparedness Week. Hurricane season is a few weeks away and millions of Americans are vulnerable to the damaging costs that major storms can bring. This year, forecasters are predicting a very active season, driven by high temperatures in the tropics, with some predicting as many as 18 named storms this year.

Hurricane Awareness Week 5/3 – Check Your Risk2021-08-03T14:49:58-04:00

Retention Campaign Landing Page


Take Charge of your Renewals Today! Renewal rates are falling as COVID-19 creates unprecedented uncertainty. Reach out to your policyholders & explain the importance of maintaining their flood policy Keep scrolling to: Register for our live retention focused webinars Watch our short-form retention video series Download our customizable agent marketing templates Manage your renewals in the coming months with our simple playbook. Download Our 1-page retention guide Missed our live, retention focused webinar? Check out the recording! Recorded May 5, 2020 Flood Insurance [...]

Retention Campaign Landing Page2020-05-20T01:12:28-04:00

How NFS is growing flood insurance


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.

How NFS is growing flood insurance2021-08-03T14:49:37-04:00

7 Things Independent Agents Need to Know About Flood Insurance


As insurance agents know, the start of spring is also the start of flood season. In the coming months, your customers will face an increased risk for flooding—and if the last few years are any indication, some of that flooding could be severe, according to the National Weather Service. More generally, changing weather patterns year-round are making flood damage more common.

7 Things Independent Agents Need to Know About Flood Insurance2020-08-07T17:07:56-04:00

Selling in a Crisis


At NFS, we are committed to serving the nation and protecting against the damaging impact of flooding.  And this year, we could be facing more severe weather.  With the impact of COVID-19 being felt across the country, NFS is dedicated to preventing further turmoil and we are supporting agents nationwide in protecting their insureds from the risk of costly flooding.  With NFIP policies taking 30 days to come into effect, now is the time to ensure policyholders at risk have coverage in place.

Selling in a Crisis2021-08-03T14:49:16-04:00

Our 5 point flood preparation plan


NFS follows Benjamin Franklin’s lead in guiding our claims solution.  As we enter an unprecedented flood season, NFS has made every preparation to deliver a fast and seamless claims experience for your insureds.  Hurricanes can move quickly and unpredictably, and it is critical to have a claims partner who can respond in real-time to handle the most severe challenges Mother Nature can throw our way.

Our 5 point flood preparation plan2021-08-03T14:48:54-04:00

NFS leads the way with remote work


Kalispell company hopes to be model for remote work https://www.dailyinterlake.com/news/2020/mar/29/kalispell-company-hopes-to-be-model-for-6/ Daily Inter Lake | Kalispell, Mont. | March 29, 2020 1:00 AM By Bret Anne Serbin At National Flood Services, they’re used to dealing with emergency situations, so the Kalispell company is leading the valley’s charge to stop the spread of coronavirus. The company, which has helped those affected by disasters such as Hurricane Katrina, Hurricane Sandy and Hurricane Harvey, works with clients across the country to deal with the aftermath of natural disasters. To keep the staff and clients safe from the current threat of COVID-19, the company jumped [...]

NFS leads the way with remote work2020-07-17T16:27:09-04:00

Approaching flood season in unprecedented times


The Flood industry is entering the riskiest months of the year, with Spring flooding underway and the hurricane seasons on the radar. As many businesses and communities are going into lockdown and self-isolation, NFS is gearing up to serve our agents and their insureds at the high service levels they have come to expect.

Approaching flood season in unprecedented times2021-08-03T14:48:17-04:00

Spring Campaign Hub


Flood Season in Unprecedented Times A 2-front battle. That is the fear for many communities as we enter flood season. Find out how NFS is supporting agents and their insureds through the coming months Fighting a Two-Front Battle Readiness > Preparedness plans to deliver this flood season Education > Raise awareness of the damaging costs of flooding Coverage > Tailored tools & templates to support your agency

Spring Campaign Hub2020-04-13T19:30:13-04:00

Spring Update


Share your email address to access our Spring Update. We use your e-mail to provide performance analytics on our website and improve the flood tools we provide.

Spring Update2020-03-23T15:17:16-04:00

COVID19: Supporting your insureds


We are entering flood season in unprecedented times as the Coronavirus creates uncertainty for us all.  NFS’ claims capability is built to operate and serve your insureds in emergency situations.  We have decades of experience delivering for policyholders at times of crisis and in their greatest need. 

COVID19: Supporting your insureds2021-08-03T14:46:05-04:00

COVID19 Response


As the Coronavirus situation continues to evolve, our greatest priority at NFS is supporting our colleagues, clients, their agents and insureds. Our flood community is a close one and we are taking every precaution to keep the community safe and healthy.

COVID19 Response2021-08-03T14:37:55-04:00
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