MiniCo Insurance Agency LLC, a provider of insurance products for the self-storage industry, added a new feature to its website that enables Canadian self-storage operators to obtain faster commercial-insurance quotes from its subsidiary, MiniCo Insurance Agency of Canada Inc. The tool allows facility operators in Alberta, British Columbia, Manitoba, New Brunswick, Newfoundland, Nova Scotia, Ontario and Saskatchewan to submit applications online to the companys preferred broker network.
Once submitted, applications are reviewed and completed by designated brokers. Subsequent to underwriting, eligible risks receive a quote for review.
MiniCo continues to add insurance brokers to its Canadian subsidiary. Most recently, Gerry Corrigal and Rick Gabrielle of McElhoes & Duffy Insurance Brokers in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada, were named preferred brokers.
Phoenix-based MiniCo has provided self-storage insurance programs since 1974. The company offers multiple specialty property and casualty insurance products for a variety of unique industries and exposures and carries an A.M. Best rating of A. MiniCo is a member of the Aran Insurance Services Group of Rockville Centre, N.Y.