PARSIPPANY, N.J., (January 25, 2010) – York Specialized Loss Adjusting (York SLA), a division of N.J.-based York Insurance Services Group, Inc., today announced it has acquired the assets of Daynard & Van Thunen Company Inc., a provider of specialized loss adjusting services focused on complex property and ocean and inland marine risks. The terms of the deal were not disclosed.

“Daynard & Van Thunen is known for its careful selection of experienced, professional adjusters dedicated to the highest standards of service, making the firm an excellent addition to York SLA,” said Danny Miller, executive vice president, York Insurance Services Group and president, York SLA. “The addition of Daynard & Van Thunen’s team of adjusters will round out York’s expertise in areas such as complex commercial property, transportation and motor truck cargo, ocean cargo, fine arts, jewelers’ block and furriers’ block,” he added.

With operations based mainly in the New York metro area, Daynard & Van Thunen further solidifies York SLA’s reputation in specialized loss adjusting nationally, and firmly establishes York as the market leader in the New York metro area. Daynard & Van Thunen personnel will join York and will operate under the York SLA name. York will maintain the Daynard & Van Thunen branch office in Jersey City, New Jersey.

“We are pleased to join York SLA,” said William Van Thunen, formerly president of Daynard & Van Thunen. “Our cultures and level of expertise and customer attention are similar, and our clients will benefit from York’s extensive national resources.”