17 Counties Declared “Disaster Emergency”

Contact us if you are in one of the counties affected by the flood and need a grace period during which you can take actions necessary to keep your insurance policy in force. As of September 27, 2016 the following counties are affected: Allamakee, Benton, Black Hawk, Bremer, Buchanan, Butler, Cedar, Cerro Gordo, Chickasaw, Delaware, Floyd, Franklin, Hancock, Linn, Mitchell, Worth and Wright.

New Office Location

The Iowa FAIR Plan Association has moved to a new location.new office map

Iowa FAIR Plan Association
2700 Westown Pkwy Ste 415
West Des Moines, IA 50266-1431

Our telephone, FAX and email have not changed. We look forward to providing you “Fair Access to Insurance Requirements” from our new location!

Facts About Home Heating Fires

Heating is the second leading cause of home fires.

Here are steps you can take to reduce fire hazards in your home. [Read more…]

Store Propane Tanks Outside

propane tankFrom the Iowa State Fire Marshal Division

Fire safety Tip: Always store propane tanks outside of buildings or garages. Vapors leaked indoors can be easily ignited by pilot lights or electrical equipment, causing an explosion.

Nationally, propane-related grilling accidents cause more than 6,000 fires and explosions annually, resulting in 20,000 ER visits and 20 deaths.

Iowa Arson Hotline

14312816_sThe Iowa FAIR Plan Association provides all funds needed to maintain the Iowa Arson Hotline (1-800-532-1459).  We also fund awards based on recommendations from the Iowa State Fire Marshal. The rewards are for information that helps in the resolution of suspected arson cases.

We also fund awards based on recommendations from the Iowa State Fire Marshal. The awards are for information that helps in the resolution of suspected arson cases.

For more information about the Iowa State Fire Marshal click here.