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2018 Annual New England Outing

August 24, 2018

Each year our New England office, located in Boston, MA, hosts a summer outing for local producer partners. This year the team sponsored an afternoon at the historic Eastern Yacht Club in Marblehead, MA.  Founded in 1870, the club boasts beautiful views across Marblehead's harbor.

USCG’s 2017 Recreational Boating Statistics Report

August 21, 2018

Last month, the United States Coast Guard released their 2017 Recreational Boating Statistics Report.  According to the report, last year saw a decrease in recreational boating accidents from 2016. The Coast Guard reported over 4,000 accidents that involved 658 deaths, 2,629 injuries and approximately $46 million dollars of damage to property.

Military Equipment Heads To Fort Polk On Barges

August 17, 2018

Congratulations to our long-time customer, Glenn E. Daulton Inc., for their recent feature in "The Waterways Journal."  Check out the article>>

At 91, Hoy makes memorable first visit to fabled Fenway Park- With IMU's help!

July 19, 2018

Recently an IMU partner reached out to us to see if we could help his 91 year old neighbor visit Fenway Park for the first time.  We were happy to help!  Read more about David Fletcher Hoy III and his first trip to Fenway in this VillageSoup article

2018 Hurricane Season

June 25, 2018

As we near the official start of summer, it’s also the start of the Atlantic hurricane season, which runs June through November. Last year the United States and its territories saw major devastation, as hurricanes Harvey, Irma, Jose and Maria blew through and made landfall.

Joe Gallagher Speaks at Tampa Bay Mariners Club

May 23, 2018

Joe Gallagher, Senior Vice President, Claim Director, recently spoke at the Tampa Bay Mariners Club meeting on Thursday May 17th, 2018.

Spring Start-Up Checklist

May 14, 2018

We’re halfway through spring—but that doesn’t mean you should only halfway prep your boat this season. Before getting back on the water, there are some important steps you should take to ensure you boat is seaworthy and safe. Having a set checklist can be useful to make certain you’re ready to head out on the water.

IMU Attends Maine Boatbuilders Show

March 26, 2018

Earlier this month, Matt Pedersen, Underwriting Consultant for our New England Region, attended the Maine Boatbuilders Show in Portland, ME.

How to Read a Nautical Chart

March 12, 2018

As we near the end of the season, those of us in “winter weather” areas are counting down the days to spring and summer—and to getting our boats back in the water! As we patiently wait for the start of our favorite season on the water, there is still plenty to be done on dry land; like brushing up on our navigation skills.

Joel Buffa Receives 2017 CPCU Scholarship

February 13, 2018

Congratulations are in order for Joel Buffa, from IMU's Anaheim, CA office, who was recently chosen to receive one of the 2017 President's Chartered Property Casualty Underwriter (CPCU) Scholarships offered by The Institutes.