Products & Services

SERVICES

Telcom understands exposures in the world of rural telecommunications in the current legislative and regulatory environment. We are the first and only company to develop and offer policies that respond to business income losses (usually from weather-related catastrophes) theft of services, issues related to intellectual property, CAN SPAM, in addition to coverage for poles and lines and underground fiber/cable. In addition to these telecommunications-specific Property & Casualty and Executive Liability (Directors & Officers) business insurance program, TIG provides the following services to members of NTCA:

  • 1. Policy comparisons, review, and consultation of insurance industry policies
  • 2. Insurance customer support for automobile ID cards and requests for proof of coverage via certificates of insurance
  • 3. Insurance brokerage for Specialty Lines including but not limited to Professional Liability, Cyberliability/Network Security Data Liability and Errors and Omissions coverage, Directors & Officers, and bonds
  • 4. Claims advocacy—protecting the rights of the policyholder
  • 5. Insurance Risk Management services
  • 6. Loss control and avoidance consultation with physical site visits
  • 7. Timely education and training seminars at NTCA and other telecommunications and insurance industry events.
  • 8. Insurance advocacy for the telecommunications industry by maintaining active membership in insurance industry trade associations and voicing our concerns.
  • 9. Communication pieces that education and warm of pending issues in the Risk Management Matters newsletter, Rural Telecommunications, and the Telcom Watch fax notification.
  • 10. Support of statewide telecommunication associations and groups by maintaining memberships and actively leading and participating in meetings.
  • 11. No risk methods to offer benefits to the community of the telecommunications companies through Wireless Alliance and MetLife programs.
  • 12. A hand-set replacement product for cell-phone providers known as Stay Connected.
  • 13. An Independent Contractors program to help protect the telecoms for the potential liabilities of using independent contractors if they do not have the proper insurance.

This list only tips the iceberg of the products and services that set us apart for other players in the industry. Find out more, contact us at tig@telcominsgrp.com or 800-222-4664.