SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. /California Newswire/ — EPIC Insurance Brokers and Consultants, a retail property, casualty insurance brokerage and employee benefits consultant, announced today that Vice President of Transportation & Logistics Risk Control Michael Nischan will speak at the Seventh Annual CMV Litigation Seminar on Thursday, October 27, 2016 at Villa Christina in Atlanta, Georgia.

Michael Nischan
EPIC will co-sponsor the one-of-a-kind seminar that Nischan co-founded to educate and promote commercial motor vehicle safety. Registration and breakfast will kick off the event at 7:30 a.m., with presentations beginning at 8:30 a.m.

In an ever-changing world where truck crashes can be prevented by technology and crash settlements are skyrocketing, it is crucial to be aware of the latest resources available. This seminar will include talks from 28 industry experts who will discuss the latest in technology, issues and trends that are affecting the trucking industry and its insurers.

Additional presenters include EPIC Wellness Consultant Ayana Collins and 26 others with transportation industry expertise from law firms, trucking companies, specialty insurance agencies, engineering firms, and more.

The session will include the following takeaways:
* Risk management best practices
* Post-crash response and accident reconstruction techniques
* Legal proceedings and litigation management – depositions, mediation, witnesses, trials, etc.

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About Michael Nischan, Vice President of Transportation & Logistics Risk Control, EPIC:

Michael Nischan is responsible for the transportation risk control practice of EPIC Insurance Brokers and Consultants, working out of the Southeast Region office in Atlanta. With more than 20 years of experience in law enforcement, private industry management and consulting, he has a genuine understanding of what it takes to operate a fleet safely and profitably. He helps motor carriers achieve and exceed regulatory requirements, develops management and training programs, implements operational controls to enhance efficiency and educates all members of an organization on compliance and security measures.

He is an instructor with the North American Transportation Management Institute (NATMI) and provides professional training courses on behalf of the Georgia Motor Trucking Association (GMTA). He is the only Certified Cargo Security Professional (CCSP) employed by an insurance or risk management firm in Georgia and is active in the battle against cargo and equipment theft. Michael is a member of numerous organizations, including the GMTA and the Southeastern Transportation Security Council (SETSC). He is a graduate of Lenoir-Rhyne College.

About EPIC:

EPIC is a unique and innovative retail property and casualty and employee benefits insurance brokerage and consulting firm. EPIC has created a values-based, client-focused culture that attracts and retains top talent, fosters employee satisfaction and loyalty and sustains a high level of customer service excellence. EPIC team members have consistently recognized their company as a “Best Place to Work” in multiple regions and as a “Best Place to Work in the Insurance Industry” nationally.

EPIC now has more than 850 team members operating from offices across the U.S., providing Property Casualty, Employee Benefits, Specialty Programs and Private Client solutions to more than 13,000 clients.

With more than $200 million in revenues, EPIC ranks among the top 20 retail insurance brokers in the United States. Backed by the Carlyle Group, the company continues to expand organically and through strategic acquisitions across the country.

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