Florida Association of Public Insurance Adjusters 

Bylaws as of August 9th, 2013

Headquarters at 9100 South Dadeland Blvd, Suite 1500, Miami, FL 33173


PREAMBLE

​We, the Florida Association of Public Insurance Adjusters, in order to establish and maintain the highest level of professional standards and services, for the purposes of protecting our rights and the rights of insured's throughout the State of Florida, to provide a means for solving and dealing with our common concerns, to insure harmonious working relations with one another and promote general welfare, adopt these Bylaws for our Association.

ARTICLE I
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​ Section 1. The name of the Association shall be the Florida Association of Public Insurance Adjusters. (FAPIA)

ARTICLE II

Section 1. The Association shall be a non-profit organization.

​ARTICLE III

Section 1. The objectives of the Association are:

(a). To organize the Public Insurance Adjusters of the State of Florida to better serve the interests of the insured citizenry of the State and to help facilitate the expeditious and proper handling of insurance losses and claims.

(b). To unite the Public Insurance Adjusters of the State of Florida for their mutual benefit, education and protection, as well as to benefit and protect the general public.

(c). To establish and maintain high standards of professional conduct and efficiency among its members, and to study and assist in carrying out the provisions of all laws and regulations pertaining to Public Insurance Adjusters that may be enacted or formulated by the U. S. Government or by the Florida Legislature and Insurance Department of the State of Florida.

(d). To advance and protect the interests of its members, to promote their welfare, and to attain a spirit of helpful assistance and cooperation among its members.

(e). To become a source of consultation regarding industry issues for the Florida Department of Insurance.