Special Projects

Since 2002, Examination Resources (ER) has been a trusted partner in providing specialized assistance to insurance regulators. Our Special Projects Division, headed by ER Director, Bradley Hazelwood, CPA, CFE, MCM, is dedicated to delivering exceptional support in a wide range of specialized areas. With our comprehensive knowledge and expertise, we are committed to assisting regulatory clients in achieving their objectives efficiently and effectively.

Our Special Projects Division offers a diverse range of services tailored to meet the unique needs of insurance regulators. These services include:

  • Premium Tax Auditing: Thorough examination of premium tax filings to ensure compliance with regulatory requirements and identify any discrepancies or irregularities.
  • Forensic Accounting: Expert analysis and investigation of financial records to uncover potential fraud, financial misconduct, or irregularities within insurance entities.
  • Attribute Testing: Comprehensive assessment of insurers’ operational practices, systems, and controls to evaluate their compliance with specific regulatory attributes or criteria.
  • Litigation Support: Professional assistance in legal proceedings, including expert witness testimony, financial analysis, and damage calculations to support regulatory litigation cases.
  • Reinsurance Program Reviews: In-depth evaluation of reinsurance programs to assess their adequacy, compliance with regulations, and overall risk management effectiveness.
  • Operational Reviews: Comprehensive assessment of insurers’ operations, processes, and controls to identify areas for improvement, enhance efficiency, and ensure compliance with regulatory standards.

At Examination Resources, we pride ourselves on maintaining the highest standards of professionalism and expertise. Our team of dedicated professionals is committed to providing top-quality support and guidance to insurance regulators, ensuring a smooth and successful regulatory process.

Whether you require assistance with premium tax auditing, forensic accounting, attribute testing, litigation support, reinsurance program reviews, or operational reviews, our Special Projects Division is well-equipped to handle any special project you may need. We understand the unique challenges faced by insurance regulators and are ready to partner with you in achieving your regulatory goals.

Contact Examination Resources today and discover how our Special Projects Division can assist you in navigating the complex landscape of insurance regulation with professionalism and a friendly approach. 


Bradley R. Hazelwood, CPA, CFE, MCM


Tim Kelley, JD, CIE, MCM, AIRC

Senior Manager

Steve Szypula, CPCU, AIE, ARE, CGFM, CPM


Miryam Ramirez, AIE, MCM