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New York Insurance Co-Ops Announce Corporate Affiliations

Posted on: Friday, December 6th, 2019
Mid-Hudson Co-Operative Insurance Company, Midrox Insurance Company, and Claverack Cooperative Insurance Company have recently joined forces under a new management company, Statewide Underwriting Services (SWUS). The new affiliation with Statewide allows each of the three companies to offer its a...... Read More

Winter in the Hudson Valley: President’s Message

Posted on: Friday, December 6th, 2019
I hope you are well and are looking forward to the promises of the new year! As 2019 comes to a rapid close, it’s an ideal time to do some self-assessment in the hopes of uncovering opportunities for personal and professional growth. Here at Statewide Underwriting Services, we try to work and l...... Read More

Combating weather-related hazards

Posted on: Thursday, December 5th, 2019
WINTER IS UPON US, and with the colder weather comes increased risk of loss. Weather-related emergencies can occur at any time. Proper underwriting and communication to your insureds can help to avoid potentially devastating and often tragic losses. After a few years with no major storms or seve...... Read More

Featured Employees: Liga Alpe-Luka and Cheryl Caiozzo

Posted on: Wednesday, December 4th, 2019
  Meet Liga Alpe-Luka. Liga joined the Statewide team in September 2019. She brings almost 10 years of industry experience from both the agency and underwriting sides, with a focus on farm and commercial lines. Liga holds an MBA from Hood College. Cheryl also joined Statewide ...... Read More

Instant quoting for personal lines business

Posted on: Tuesday, December 3rd, 2019
BLUE360 has been a successful platform for Mid-Hudson Co-Operative Insurance Company, but its technology needed a refresh. Welcome to BLUE360 2.0! A new view of BLUE360 BLUE360 is Mid-Hudson’s agent portal for quoting personal lines policies. It provides instant quotes for homeowner, landlord, m...... Read More

Agency re-contracting

Posted on: Monday, December 2nd, 2019
We are pleased to announce Midrox Insurance Co. has joined Statewide Underwriting Services (SWUS). Statewide is one organization with three underwriting companies: Midrox Insurance Co., Claverack Cooperative, and Mid-Hudson Co-Operative Ins. Co. Whichever company you have represented in the past; yo...... Read More

Protect Your Home from Winter Damage

Posted on: Tuesday, January 8th, 2019
Winter storms and cold waves caused $1.2 billion in insured losses in 2017, according to Insurance Information Inc. Frozen pipes, blackouts, and snow or ice build-up can wreak havoc on your home. Prepare for what could happen before disaster strikes, so you don't have to worry about reacting to i...... Read More

Coming Soon: 2018 Underwriting/Marketing Appetite Guide

Posted on: Monday, November 12th, 2018
As we transition to Statewide Underwriting Services, we’re updating our Appetite Guide to highlight the various underwriting strengths we – Mid-Hudson Co-Operative, Claverack Cooperative, and Midrox Insurance Co. – can offer our agents. Some of our offerings may surprise you! More information ...... Read More

Agent’s Profit Sharing Lock-In Option

Posted on: Sunday, November 11th, 2018
By now, Mid-Hudson Co-Operative and Claverack Cooperative agents who have qualified to exercise their Agent Profit Sharing Lock-in Option will have received a letter confirming their eligibility. Agents interested are asked to sign and return the letter no later than Wednesday, October 31. As of ...... Read More

Statewide Underwriters Agency: Reminder

Posted on: Monday, November 5th, 2018
As a reminder, we have changed our email domain to read: FirstinitialLastname@swus.com Please use this email format when communicating with all staff at Mid-Hudson Co-Operative, Claverack Cooperative, and Midrox Insurance Company. We are actively transitioning Statewide Underwriters Agency, In...... Read More