SOURCE: FirstBest Systems

FirstBest Systems

FirstBest Systems

October 09, 2009 11:55 ET

FirstBest and RiskMeter Present Webinar and Integration Demo: "Improve P&C Underwriting by Analyzing Catastrophe Risk at the Point of Underwriting"

BEDFORD, MA--(Marketwire - October 9, 2009) - FirstBest® Systems, Inc., provider of insurance software solutions that help Property & Casualty insurance carriers write more business and write better business, and RiskMeter, a provider of real-time mapping technology that enables underwriters to determine the proximity to natural hazards for properties in the United States, will demo the ease of property integration within FirstBest's underwriting management system (UMS™).

What: FirstBest and RiskMeter team up by bringing the RiskMeter data right into FirstBest UMS™, a next-generation underwriting workstation, combined with a business analyst workstation and a web 2.0 agent portal. With a single interface, insurers can now apply real-time actionable risks right into the underwriter's desktop, enabling them to quote and bind new and existing business more quickly and accurately.

WHEN: Thursday, October 15, 2009 2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. ET


About RiskMeter

A product of CDS Business Mapping, LLC, RiskMeter is used by underwriters and agents to automate property lookups. Mapping technology enables underwriters to determine the proximity to natural hazards for properties in the United States. It performs myriad types of lookups, including distance to coast, windpool eligibility, rating territories (company specific), proximity to brush, earthquake information, flood zones, and more. Boston-based CDS Business Mapping, LLC., was founded in 1994 and is dedicated to the creation and implementation of mapping solutions. For more information, visit or call 800.746.7797.

About FirstBest

FirstBest® Systems, Inc. delivers P&C solutions that help insurance companies write more business and write better business. Our solutions enable Carrier-Agent collaboration as well as underwriting efficiencies and market growth, and include an Underwriting Workstation, Agent Portal and Agency Connectivity. Our flagship product, the FirstBest UMS™, combines a next-generation underwriting workstation with a business analyst workstation and FirstBest Agent™, a web 2.0 agent portal.

Companies such as AMERISAFE, Inc., a specialty writer of workers' compensation insurance for hazardous industries, as well as ICW Group Insurance Companies, a multi-line Super Regional Insurance Carrier, are leveraging FirstBest to expand their book of business and improve ease-of-doing business with agents.

FirstBest is a registered trademark of FirstBest Systems, Inc. UMS, Underwriting Management System and FirstBest Agent are trademarks of FirstBest Systems, Inc. Majesco-Mastek is a trademark of MASTEK, Inc. All other trademarks are property of their respective owners.

Contact Information

  • Press contact:
    Meira Primes
    VP, Marketing
    FirstBest Systems, Inc.
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