Our History

Assuring success since day one

Since establishing its builders risk insurance program in 1977, the company has helped clients assure success by realizing opportunity and growing revenue.

  • 1977

    Founded as Home Builders Insurance Services

  • 1980-1989

    Builders Risk Plan written premium grows from $8.9 million to $120 million

  • 1995

    Introduced our Commercial Builders Risk Plan

  • 1997

    Expansion of Builders Risk Plan – no limit on eligible risk size or value

    Introduced online policy issuance system for the Builders Risk Plan

  • 1998

    Began providing policy administration services

    Changed company name to Zurich Insurance Services, Inc.

  • 1999

    Began providing contracting and licensing, billing and processing support to Zurich’s appointed agencies in North America

  • 2000

    Opened the Builders Risk Plan to all independent insurance distributors in the United States

  • 2004

    Signed agreement with Zurich Programs and Direct Markets to service and broker new programs

  • 2006

    Issued $486 million in Builders Risk premium in the United States

  • 2008

    Formed an affiliate brokerage operation, US Assure, to offer multiple market solutions

  • 2010

    Expanded our Builders Risk program to Canada

  • 2012

    Began providing producer contracting and licensing services to Samsung Fire & Marine Insurance Co.

    Earned program administrator status for ACE Group’s TankSafe

    Formally changed company name to US Assure

  • 2013

    Built and delivered our billing and commission payment solution

  • 2014

    Recipient of Zurich’s Spirit of Excellence

    Designated as a Best Practices program administrator by Target Markets Program Administration Association

  • 2017

    Celebrated 40 years in business

    Selected as a Best Place to Work in Insurance and designated as one of the top 50 businesses in the small employer category

  • 2018

    Recipient of Zurich’s Award of Distinction

    Designated as a Best Practices program administrator by Target Markets Program Administration Association

    Launched premises liability for property under construction 

  • 2019

    Recipient of Zurich's Award of Distinction

    Recipient of a Best Places to Work in Insurance designation

  • 2020

    Recipient of Zurich's Award of Distinction

    Launched XPressBIND®

  • 2022

    Celebrated 45 years in business