Welcome to the Professional Bail Agents of the United States™ (PBUS)™
The National Voice of the Bail Agent ™
The mission of the Professional Bail Agents of the United States is to provide Information, Education and Representation for the
15,000 bail agents nationwide.
We value all of our members and their support for their
national bail association!
The PBUS office will be closing early on Friday, September 4, 2015 and will be closed on Monday, September 7, 2015 in observance of Labor Day.
SAVE THE DATE
2016 PBUS Winter Conference, Membership Meeting & Expo
February 21-24, 2016
Luxor Casino and Resort
Important Election Information for the February 2016 Winter Conference
To: All PBUS Members
From: Gene Newman, MCBA — Chair, Nominating Committee
Nominating Committee Members
Subject: 2016 Elections for PBUS Board of Directors
Per the adopted PBUS By-laws by the membership in July 2015, the Nominating Committee is comprised of the past Presidents of the association and the current President appoints the Chair of the committee. Per those By-laws, President Scott G. Hall has appointed Gene Newman, MCBA, to serve as Chair of the Nominating Committee. The other members of the committee include Linda Braswell, MCBA and Co-Chair of the committee; Dudley Goolsby, CBA; Armando Roche, MCBA; John Duvall, CBA; and Tony Madrid, MCBA.
There will be three calls for nominations. Full election information and requirements can be found in this DOCUMENT.
Value-Added Member Benefit
Insurance Webinar - September 21, 2015
Fox Point Programs will offer an insurance webinar specifically tailored for active members of the Professional Bail Agents of the United States™ (PBUS™). This session will review the unique Errors & Omissions (E&O) and General Liability risk exposures faced by this particular business segment. Representatives from Hiscox USA will be joining the Fox Point team in moderating this event. Questions will be taken from the audience at the conclusion of the presentation. The webinar is scheduled for September 21, 2015, with the time to be determined.
Read the full press release to get additional details.
GPS Monitoring Coverage Endorsement Now Available
Fox Point Programs has expanded the professional liability product for active* PBUS members to include GPS monitoring. Coverage for GPS monitoring services can be added to the E&O policy via endorsement. An additional premium applies and coverage is subject to a separate sub-limit. Interested active* PBUS members can learn more about this new coverage by calling 800-499-7242 and asking for extension 6029.
Read the press release from Fox Point Programs, Inc. regarding GPS Monitoring coverage.
Professional Liability and General Liability Insurance
Fox Point Programs, Inc., in partnership with PBUS, is now offering active* members of PBUS competitive rates for an Errors and Omissions (E&O) product as well as general liability insurance. Professional liability coverage provides protection against allegations of wrongful acts committed by the insured. The E&O insurance extends the definition of covered acts to those relating to the recovery or apprehension of any defendant for which the insured has provided a bond. Active PBUS members can also secure General liability for their agency.
Fox Point Programs, Inc. has established a dedicated website for active members interested in the above coverage. The website can be accessed via this link and will answer many of the commonly asked questions. Fox Point can also be contacted directly by calling toll-free at 1-800-499-7242, extension 6029.
Read the press release from Fox Point Programs, Inc. regarding these insurance products for active PBUS members.
Self-Rating Application - North Carolina applicants ONLY
E&O Insurance Application
General Terms and Conditions
General Liability Application
General Liability Coverage
* Active membership will be verified.
PBUS Office Location
801 N. Magnolia Avenue
Orlando, FL 32803
Office (202) 783-4120
FAX (202) 783-4125