TRMS President George Tanty retires after 47 years in alarm risk management and insurance
Bay Shore, N.Y.—January 7, 2019—Brownyard Group, a program administrator providing specialized insurance coverage for select industries, today announced it is purchasing the alarm insurance book of business from TRMS, Inc., one of the only insurance programs dedicated specifically to the alarm industry. This acquisition comes as TRMS President George Tanty retires after a 47-year long career providing risk management and insurance services to the alarm industry.
TRMS has been the exclusive broker for Brownyard Group’s alarm and monitoring services insurance program, Siren, since 2003. Backed by Brownyard Group’s 65 years of experience in the security industry, Siren is available through an A+ rated carrier and serves businesses providing alarm installation, security system installation, alarm system monitoring and more.
“We are proud to have worked with George over the last 15 years. After nearly five decades in the industry, he has proven to be an invaluable risk management resource for the alarm industry,” said Tory Brownyard, president of Brownyard Group. “We congratulate George on his career and are confident we can sustain his legacy with the alarm expertise offered through Siren.”
Brownyard’s acquisition of TRMS will not result in any changes to Siren. Coverage will remain the same and include general liability, commercial excess liability, business auto, commercial property, inland marine and first- and third-party dishonesty. Coverage is available in all states except Alaska & Nebraska.
Brokers currently working with TRMS or who want to know more about accessing Siren for their clients should contact Maggie Hammarth at 631-666-5050 x149 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
About Brownyard Group
Brownyard Group (https://brownyard.com/) is a program administrator that has developed and provided specialized insurance programs for select industries for more than 65 years. These industries include security guards, pest control operators, cosmetics manufacturers, alarm contractors, private investigators, security consultants, landscape professionals, cemeteries, libraries and the beauty industry. In 1993, Brownyard established Brownyard Claims Management, a loss prevention and full-service insurance claims facility. The company is based in Bay Shore, N.Y.