Hot 5: Book your convention lodging now

  • Published: May 5, 2014
  • Alabama hosts national meeting for county insurers

    County Reinsurance Ltd., which provides reinsurance for both ACCA insurance funds, sets its annual spring board meeting at locations all across the country. This week the group will be at The Grand Hotel in beautiful Baldwin County. ACCA is proud to show off Alabama to CRL members and staff. ACCA will be represented by Executive Director Sonny Brasfield; Chambers County Commissioner Debbie Wood, who is president of ACCA Liability Self-Insurance Fund Inc.; Dallas County Probate Judge Kim Ballard, who is president of ACCA’s Workers’ Compensation Self-Insurers’ Fund; and key staff members.


    ACCMA opens registration for Summer Conference

    Registration for the ACCMA’s Summer Conference, which is scheduled for June 11-13 at the Hampton Inn in Orange Beach, is now open. A limited number of discounted rooms and condos are available at the Hampton Inn and at various Phoenix condos. The conference theme, “Moving Toward Higher Performance” will feature sessions led by Dr. Ruth Walkup of Virginia as well as a session on Organizational Analysis and Alignment.  An agenda, lodging details and registration link are all online.


    ACCA Convention: Reserve your rooms now

    ACCA members always get the first chance at a hotel room at the Perdido Beach Resort for the Annual Convention, which allows many county representatives to make their reservations before vendors and exhibitors have access to the code for the group rate. All that will change at 9 a.m. today, when registration opens for these company representatives. Registration and hotel information are available online.


    Storm damage

    Counties that suffered damage from the tornadoes and floods last week should be sure to collect their damage data as quickly as possible. This information should be submitted to the Alabama Emergency Management Agency to seek federal aid.


    Training dates for members of the ACCA Self-Insurance Funds

    Counties working to complete the Safety Insurance Discount Program must participate in certain training opportunities each year. This year the training for safety coordinators and public officials/administrative staff will be offered at four different locations around the state during September and October. Registration has not opened yet, but you can go ahead and check this Insurance-related Training Schedule to select the date and location that are most convenient for you.