Proudly Serving the Property Insurance Industry of Louisiana

The Property Insurance Association of Louisiana (PIAL) is a private, non-profit association composed of all insurance companies licensed to write fire and certain coverages within the State of Louisiana. Founded by its member companies in 1888, PIAL has been in continuous operation for more than 130 years.

Evaluation of the fire protection capabilities of municipalities and fire districts to determine a Protection Classification as well as determine the Building Code Effectiveness Grading (BCEG) classification.

Subscribe to receive email notifications from the Filing Compliance Library of Rate, Rule, and Form filings via the RAPID application.   All filing content can be accessed from within the RAPID application.

Our Detailed Commercial Property Report (ProSpect) assists underwriters in evaluating risks.  Information provided consists of location including latitude/longitude, occupancy, building construction features, exposures, fire protection, hazards, photos, and diagrams.

Membership in PIAL provides three principal benefits: Inspection services and access to the database of existing buildings, Public Protection Classification information, and advisory rates and forms.

dedicated to promoting and maintaining a healthy and competitive property insurance market


    433 Metairie Road, Suite 400
    Metairie, LA 70005
    Phone (504) 836-7980
    Fax (504) 831-3444
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