Five Star Specialty Programs Announces New Carrier for Towing Program

MELBOURNE, Fla., June 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Five Star Specialty Programs, a division of Crump Insurance Services, Inc. and part of Crump Group, the nation's largest insurance wholesaler, today announced it has reached an agreement with United National Group to underwrite its insurance program for the towing industry. United National Group, a division of United America Indemnity, Ltd. (Nasdaq: INDM), is rated A "Excellent" IX by A.M. Best Company and distributes its program products through program administrators who have specific binding authority.

"Five Star Specialty Programs is known for their expertise as a program administrator. Their established market presence as a provider of insurance solutions for the towing industry makes them an ideal partner for this facility," said Scott Reynolds, president of United National Group.

"We are pleased to have United National Group supporting our Towing and Recovery Program. Their focus and strength as a program carrier will help us deliver a great insurance solution for the industry. We look forward to a long-term relationship with Scott and his team for this program as well as future opportunities for other programs," said Michael Oliver, senior vice president of Five Star Specialty Programs.

The Five Star Towing and Recovery Program is tailored to meet the insurance coverage needs of towing operators and related exposures. Coverage includes auto liability, physical damage, general liability, garage keepers legal, on hook cargo, and property.

About Crump Insurance Services and Five Star Specialty Programs

Crump Insurance Services is part of Crump Group, Inc. the nation's largest insurance wholesaler. As the commercial insurance division of Crump Group, it is made up of legacy Crump wholesale brokerage locations across the U.S. and in Bermuda, Tri-City Brokerage and Five Star Specialty Programs (formerly known as BISYS Specialty Programs). Crump Insurance Services is a market leading independent wholesale distributor of commercial property and casualty (P&C) insurance, linking an extensive network of retail brokers and agents to products provided by over 150 leading P&C insurance carriers. Crump offers specialty underwriting capabilities and supports the wholesale placement of a wide range of specialized commercial insurance solutions, including customized coverage for complex P&C risks, commercial and habitational real estate risks, products liability, high-limit property, catastrophe, and professional and medical liability. Crump's experienced wholesale brokers serve as a single connection point for its retail brokers to access domestic and international insurance companies. Crump offers customized insurance products as well as sophisticated system capabilities. Acting as a program administrator for numerous P&C carriers, Five Star Specialty Programs develops and provides specialty underwriting for commercial insurance programs - including transportation related risks, workers' compensation solutions, professional liability, and more - matching insurance needs and market opportunities with the appropriate coverage.

About United America Indemnity, Ltd.

United America Indemnity, Ltd. (Nasdaq: INDM), through its several direct and indirect wholly owned subsidiary insurance and reinsurance companies, is a national and international provider of excess and surplus lines and specialty property and casualty insurance and reinsurance, both on an admitted and non-admitted basis. The Company's four principal divisions include:

    * Penn-America Group®, which distributes its property and casualty products to small commercial businesses through a select network of general agents with specific binding authority.
    * United National Group®, which distributes its program and professional lines products through program administrators with specific binding authority.
    * Diamond State Group®, which distributes its property, casualty and professional lines products through wholesale brokers.
    * Wind River Reinsurance Company, Ltd., a Bermuda based treaty and facultative reinsurer of excess and surplus lines and specialty property and casualty insurance.

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