The Florida Department of Financial Services’ Division of Insurance Fraud is inviting public comment as the division proceeds through its reaccreditation process. Accreditation is a certification issued by an independent reviewing authority confirming that an entity has met specific requirements and prescribed standards of excellence. The Division of Insurance Fraud became accredited in February 2009 and was awarded reaccreditation in June 2012.
During the 2015 Legislative Session, Chief Financial Officer Jeff Atwater is focused on supporting Florida’s workforce, streamlining government and fighting fraud. His legislative priorities include creating a college-to-career pathway for Florida’s insurance professionals and expanding the state’s unclaimed property program.
As part of National Consumer Protection Week, observed March 1-7, Chief Financial Officer Jeff Atwater, along with Florida Office of Insurance Regulation Commissioner Kevin McCarty and Florida Office of Financial Regulation Commissioner Drew Breakspear, reaffirm their commitment to advocating for Floridians. This year’s theme, Your Information Destination: Know Your Rights, provides an opportunity to remind all Floridians of the tools available through each office to help protect themselves and make more informed decisions.