Consumer Insurance Coalition
Consumer Insurance Coalition Grows,
Unites Behind Insurance Proposal
believe that prior rate approval and an independent insurance consumer
advocate must be part of the final bill,” said
is important to lock in the savings and give people choices,” said
Heather Carruthers of Fair Insurance Rates in
consumer groups, which together represent at least 500,000 members, are
from all parts of
Prior Rate Approval – Also known as “File and use” rate approval, this locks in the savings to the people.
Independent Insurance Consumer Advocate in the Public Counsel office makes sure consumers will have a voice in future years.
Make Citizens Competitive -- Allow Citizens to sell complete
insurance coverage and lines to help lower rates. Consumers need choices
in the marketplace. Run Citizens like a real business.
Eliminate Cherry Picking -- Spread
the risk through broader assessments from the Catastrophe Fund instead
of cherry picking perils, zipcodes, and policies.
Eliminate Florida-only subsidiaries
PUP companies allow rate increases based on erroneous information.
This charade must end.