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Drones Now Open for Business: What Insurance Adjusters Can Expect

Drones: Exciting or Terrifying? The phrase “rise of the drones” incites mixed feelings among business executives, government officials and the general public worldwide. A world where humans and robots co-exist is moving full steam ahead and I presume the topic garners so much attention because it is equal parts exciting and terrifying. On one hand, the […]

Unique Hurricane Patricia experience told by German-Texan couple

Andre Babiak and Yvonne Schultheiss are happy, laid-back residents of Bahía de Banderas, a municipality just north of Puerto Vallarta. Their home is situated about 2/10 of a mile from Mexico’s Pacific Coast. Andre and Yvonne, originally from Germany, previously lived on a ranch in the Texas Hill Country (near Garner State Park) since 2001 with their two […]

Industry News: Negative Outlook & Higher Net Income for Property/Casualty Insurers Spark Questions

Negative Ratings and Outlook for Property/Casualty Industry- Based on a recent report released by A.M. Best Company, there are some interesting connections emerging in 2015 in the Property/Casualty industry. Following a two-year positive rating trend, the report states that Property/Casualty insurer ratings for “the first half of 2015 have turned negative as downgrades and negative outlooks outpaced upgrades and positive outlooks.” The study also […]

October Employee Spotlight

This month’s employee spotlight shines on Krystala Cross, Director of Administration for IAS Claim Services. Krystala has been with IAS for five years now and assists CEO, Larry Cochran, as well as seven other managers. In her role she handles all of Human Resources, manages payroll and benefits administration, employee relations, regulatory compliance and performance […]

IAS Large-Loss Specialty Claim Services

IAS Claim Services offers a full-service, large-loss specialty business unit with nationwide coverage. With 25+ years of experience we’re known for our expertise in the management and handling of large, complex and high volume claims with the utmost speed, technical ability and professionalism. IAS is proud to offer a unique model for processing small to medium […]

IAS CEO, Larry Cochran, Featured on WOAI-TV Regarding Working Out While You Work!

This week we were happy to welcome Michael Garofalo from WOAI-TV in San Antonio to our headquarters for a segment featuring our CEO, Larry Cochran! Larry not only runs the company from his office but he also gets fit while he works! Larry is always looking for new ways that the company can be innovative […]

IAS Claim Services Supports Company Growth and Awards Two Executive Promotions

We are so pleased to announce two executive staff promotions! Tony Scow, CSRM, has been promoted to Chief Operating Officer of IAS Claim Services, and Todd Shetler has been promoted to Vice President of CatCREW, a division of IAS Claim Services. In his new role of Chief Operating Officer, Scow will manage everyday operations for […]