Underwriter (Commercial)

Reliable replacement cost estimates are essential to protect customers. These customers are beginning to demand a new way of doing business that puts the estimation process in their hands. 360Value helps property insurers meet evolving customer expectations, while maintaining rating integrity.

Determining the proper premiums for personal auto policies can be tricky business, especially for collision and comprehensive coverages. But it doesn't have to be. With ISO's VINMASTER and your software, you can quickly and easily identify an automobile's current ISO Vehicle Series Rating Symbol without knowing its vehicle identification number (VIN).

If you're looking for a quick, cost-effective alternative to traditional on-site surveys, ISO's new TeleUnderwriting Service may be the answer. Specially trained ISO staff will conduct telephone surveys and provide an electronic or paper report that details the business processes, physical characteristics, and exposures for commercial properties.

You can cut your operating costs overnight with ISO's new customized services for collecting and delivering site-specific risk information. ISO now performs a wide range of tasks — such as looking up loss-cost quotes or a risk's distance to water — and delivers the information directly to you.

CMC Manual Plus is an electronic version of the ISO Community Mitigation Classification Manual — and more. Delivered to you through ISOnet — the information service for insurance professionals — CMC Manual Plus gives you timely information, including Public Protection Classifications (PPCTM) and Building Code Effectiveness Grading Schedule (BCEGS) classifications.

To calculate suitable premiums for automobile risks, you need complete and accurate information about the vehicles that your policyholders drive. But a policyholder who buys a used car may not know that it was previously junked, salvaged, or flooded. And policyholders may forget to disclose important information, such as lapses in registration or shared ownership of a vehicle.

ISO's Query Commercial Classification Code (QC3) is an online lookup tool for underwriters, actuaries, and risk managers. With QC3, you can find the correct commercial classification code for workers' compensation or general liability in a specific jurisdiction or in reference to a North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) or Standard Industry Classification (SIC) code. Each search of the system displays a report that cross-references the related workers' compensation, general liability, NAICS, and SIC codes.

ISO offers a broad array of specialty commercial lines insurance programs that make it easy for you to enter and compete in new markets. Each program gives you standardized ISO policy forms and endorsements, manual rules, advisory loss costs, and related information.

ISO's Multi-Line Class Table Database is a fast and efficient electronic system that helps you determine the correct class codes to use in rating and coding commercial lines policies. ISO is replacing the combined Commercial Lines Classification Table with individual line-of-insurance classification tables. Each line-of-insurance rules manual will now contain monoline classification information for the relevant line.

ISO's Motor Carrier Digest is your guide to insurance requirements for common, contract, and private carriers of passengers and property. In one convenient manual, you get a comprehensive analysis of state and federal regulations related to liability insurance for trucks, buses, taxicabs, public and private livery vehicles, and other vehicles for hire.

ISO’s Commercial Inland Marine Program gives you access to information for both filed and nonfiled classes of business.

ISOnet — the information service for insurance professionals — offers you access to a collection of more than 9,000 personal and commercial forms and endorsements. The Forms Library contains all simplified ISO forms in effect (based on ISO filings) on or after January 1, 1994. The library also contains a collection of policywriting support forms that can help you satisfy legal requirements and administer your insurance programs.