The president of the Independent Insurance Agents and Brokers of America called on carriers to give his members more authority in the aftermath of a disaster, while withholding support for a national catastrophe plan until the industry finds common ground.

Addressing the closing session of the IIABA’s National Legislative Conference and Convention here, William G. Stiglitz III laid out the failures of the insurance industry in the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina and the lessons learned from the calamity.

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