On March 21, 2014, Florida Peninsula Insurance Company hosted its 2nd Annual Fraud Conference in Boca Raton, FL.  Members of law enforcement such as

Laura Uriate, Statewide Prosecutor from Miami-Dade;

Charles Toledo, Detective with State Fire Marshal; and

Colonel Simon Blank, Director of Insurance Fraud

together with members of the legal profession such as 

Maria Abate, Attorney at Law from Colodny Fass Talenfeld, Karlinsky & Abate Law Firm

Gina Clausen Losier, Attorney at Law and Roland V Bernal from Groelle & Salmon Law Office

as well as industry experts spoke at this year's Fraud Conference to educate all those in attendance on the latest fraud trends, advise on how to report fraud to the State and what to look out for when claims are received.

Florida Peninsula Insurance Company believes in paying claims in a just and fair manner, while we striving to fight fraud as it is the leading cause of continued premium increases throughout the State of Florida.  

It is up to all of us to be informed and take action when needed to combat this epidemic.  If you know of someone committing a fraudulent act or reporting a fraudulent claim, report it.  You may even be eligible for a reward.  Contact the Division of Insurance Fraud at 850-413-3115 or their fraud hotline at 800-378-0445.  You may also visit their website at http://www.myfloridacfo.com/Division/Fraud.  

If you know of a possible fraudulent claim being reported on a Florida Peninsula Insurance Company policy please contact us directly at 561-210-0382 or email us at reportfraud@floridapeninsula.com.