INSURANCE AGENTS INVITED TO WORKSHOP

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Media Contacts:
FEMA – Josie Pritchard        (276) 973-0078
VDEM – Suzanne Simmons   (276) 973-0063


        FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
       
May 6, 2002
        FEMA-1406-DR-VA-NR53


INSURANCE AGENTS INVITED TO WORKSHOP


WISE, VA. – In the wake of recent floods, a seminar for Southwest Virginia insurance professionals will be held on May 16 in Wise. The National Flood Insurance Program workshop is being conducted to update insurance agents with the latest information.


The seminar will be held from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at Mosby’s, 205 Ridgeview Road in Wise.


Rich Soboda of the Federal Emergency Management Agency will conduct the seminar on behalf of the Independent Insurance Agents of Virginia (IIAV). The cost of the four hour seminar is $60 for IIAV members and $80 for nonmembers. The flood seminar is approved for four Virginia continuing education credits.


Interested insurance agents should fax their applications to attend to 804-747-6557





NOTE TO EDITORS: Information on the Southwest Virginia disaster is also available on FEMA’s homepage on the Internet at www.fema.gov, or VDEM’s homepage at www.vaemergency.com. Information also is available through FEMA’s 24-fax-on-demand service by calling (202) 646-FEMA. RADIO NEWS DIRECTORS: For recorded actualities on response and recovery operations call the FEMA Radio Network at 1-800-323-5248. 

 

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Virginia Disaster Relief Fund