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Insurance help for SIMA Members


As part of the SIMA member marketing kit, members can download a high quality print brochure to inform and educate insurance stakeholders. It also includes information about the Certified Snow Professional and Advanced Snow Management programs.

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Listed here are agents, brokers and direct providers who have experience and knowledge in offering insurance coverage to snow and ice contractors. From a variety of business coverage, to auto, health and specialty products, these companies can provide you with competitive premium quotes for the coverage you need. We encourage you to contact any of the providers listed and reference SIMA. They are ready to help protect you and your business.


Federated Mutual Insurance

Nate Oland
121 E Park Square
Owatonna, MN 55060
Office Phone: 507-455-5200

Coverage Areas: United States
Types of Coverage: Property and casualty, workers compensation, life, and disability income coverage to contractors across the country. Policyholders have access to a wealth of risk management resources focused on employee training, estate planning, business continuation, workplace safety, human resources, and many other loss prevention topics.

Ansay & Associates

Jack Demski
101 East Grand Ave., Suite 11
Port Washington, WI 53074
Office Phone: 262-376-3232

Coverage Areas: WI, IL, MI, MN, IA
Types of Coverage: Ansay & Associates specializes in advising on insurance decisions dealing with Snow Removal and Landscaping Contracting within the following products, but not limited to Auto Liability, General Liability, Contractors Equipment, Worker Compensation, Property Coverage and Umbrella Liability. While also providing special assets to help with Cyber Liability, Management Liability, E&O and D&O coverage for protecting your business.

Mills Insurance Group, LLC

Jason P. Peterson
751 Rt. 73 North, Suite: 10
Marlton, NJ 08053
Office: 609-385-1975 x-107

Coverage Areas: NJ, PA, NY, NC, VA, MD, DE, CT, RI, MA, NH, VT, DC, WV, OH, TN, KY, MI, IN, IL, WI, MN, IA, MO, SD, KS, OK, GA, TX, MT, CO, UT, ID, WA, OR, CA, AK.
Types of Coverage: We specialize in the exposures of Snow & Ice Management/Landscape Contractors. We offer General Liability, Property, Commercial Auto, Equipment, Work Comp, Umbrella, Life Insurance, & much more.

American Family Insurance

Sam Rolph
Oak Forest, IL
P: 708-687-8770

Coverage Areas: IL, IN, MO, WI, MN, OH, WA, OR, ND, SD, CO, AND ID.
Types of Coverage: Several business owner and business products including workers’ compensation. Health, auto, life and more.


Jared Perkoski PWCA, CRIS
128 Dean St.
Taunton, MA 02780
P: 508-695-1441 x1238

Coverage Areas: New England (MA, RI, CT, VT, NH, ME), NY, NJ
Types of Coverage:  Specializing in insurance for Snow and Ice Management/Construction/Landscape Companies including general liability, property & equipment, business auto, workers’ compensation, employee benefits and more.

Arthur J. Gallagher & Co.

Brian Lenskold or Shay Leon
4000 Midlantic Drive, Suite 200
Mt. Laurel, NJ 08054
P: 856-675-2371
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Coverage Areas: USA and Canada
Types of Coverage: Specializing in insurance for Snow Management/Landscape Companies including Liability, Fleet Auto, Workers' Compensation, Property, Equipment, Umbrella, Health, Life and more.

Starkweather & Shepley Insurance Brokerage, Inc

400 Blue Hill Drive, Ste. 188
Westwood, MA  02090-2161
Office: 401-435-3600 x1610
Cell: 781-507-4722

Coverage Areas: New England (CT, RI, MA, VT, NH, ME)
Types of Coverage: Property and casualty brokerage agency. General Liability (snow plow/removal liability), property & equipment, business auto, workers’ compensation, and more

Progressive Commercial Insurance

P: 888-273-6447

Coverage Areas: USA
Types of Coverage: Specialize in commercial and fleet auto coverages. Special snow plow coverage program. Also business owners insurance products.

Insurance & Benefits Group

Rodney Demaree AU, AAI, CISR
252 NW Executive Way
Lee's Summit, MO 64086
P: 816-525-3155

Coverage Areas: USA
Types of Coverage: Property/Casualty, general liability, inland marine, auto, workers' compensation, and more.


Marsh Canada

Via the Canadian Landscape and Nursery Association

Business Insurance

Marsh Canada

70 University Ave, Suite 800 Toronto, Ontario M5J 2M4
P: (888) 949-4360      

Group Life, Health & RRSP

The Investment Guild

2225 Sheppard Avenue East, Suite 1400, Toronto, Ontario M2J 5C2
P: (800) 459-8990

Marketing and Administration

Joel Beatson, CLP, CAE

c/o Canadian Nursery Landscape Association
7856 Fifth Line South RR # 4, Milton, ON L9T 2X8
P: (888) 446-3499 x 8610


Spectrum Weather and Specialty Insurance, Inc.

Robert Holmes
PO BOX 484  Liberty, MO  64069   
P: (816) 810-2346

Description: Spectrum Weather and Specialty Insurance is a brokerage that provides snow insurance, snow derivatives, rain insurance and other weather-based risk management solutions.  With over a decade of experience and relationships with numerous insurance and derivative providers, we can design the proper solution for you at the best price available. Insurance products are not available in Alaska, Hawaii, New Mexico or Canada. Derivative products available in both the U.S. and Canada.