These companies are rated A- or better by A.M. Best Company, a full-service credit rating organization with more than 100 years’ experience that is devoted to issuing in-depth reports and financial strength ratings about insurance organizations. This rating is an indication of an insurer’s ability to meet its insurance obligations. So the companies are industry leaders from both brand recognition and insurance volume perspectives.
|As the 7th largest U.S. commercial insurer and the 13th largest U.S. property and casualty insurer, CNA provides insurance protection to more than one million businesses and professionals in the U.S. and internationally. CNA is highly rated for financial strength by all the major independent rating agencies.
|One of the largest insurance and investment companies based in the United States. The Hartford is a leading provider of life insurance, group and employee benefits, automobile and homeowners insurance, and business insurance — as well as investment products, annuities, mutual funds, and college savings plans.
|The 11th largest property and casualty insurer in the United States. Chubb offers businesses more than 170 commercial insurance products, which are innovative, comprehensive and tailored to individual customer. They consistently strive to build lasting relationships with customers and aim to be the best at what they do – by delivering unparalleled service and innovative, scalable and specialized products backed by financial strength and third-party endorsements.
|One of the world’s largest providers of commercial property and casualty insurance. The ACE Group is distinguished by its underwriting expertise, superior claims handling and global franchise, and has a physical presence in 53 countries and commercial and individual customers in more than 170 countries.
|Provides commercial specialty insurance products, such as Umbrella Insurance and Excess Casualty insurance policies, as well as National Program insurance coverage designed for niche markets like Nonprofits, Self-Storage, Sports & Fitness, and Insurance Professionals Errors & Omissions. Liberty Agency Underwriters’ Commercial Platform insurance unit serves small to medium-sized business needs online through our network of partner agencies.
|Serves hundreds of thousands of businesses to insure their vehicles. With more than 30 years of experience, you can trust Progressive for your commercial vehicle insurance. They’re one of the largest commercial vehicle insurance companies in the nation, the#1 truck insurer in America.
|Tower is a leading provider of property and casualty insurance products and services to small and medium-sized businesses from coast to coast. Tower Group, Inc., (Nasdaq: TWGP) founded in 1990, now has more than $1 billion in shareholders’ equity and $1.5 billion in gross written premiums annually. Tower’s insurance company subsidiaries are rated A- (Excellent) by A.M. Best. (For the latest ratings, visit www.ambest.com.)
|Zurich entered the U.S. market in 1912. According to Highline Data LLC (NAIC 2008), Zurich in North America (www.zurichna.com) is the second-largest writer of commercial general liability insurance and the fourth-largest commercial property-casualty insurance company, serving the global corporate, large corporate, middle market, specialties and programs sectors. Zurich’s risk engineering services in the United States are provided by Zurich Services Corporation.
|A long-term specialist in providing Workers’ Compensation insurance, GUARD Insurance Group now features “One-Stop Insurance Shopping” for small- to mid-sized businesses in select states by featuring other related property and casualty coverages as well. GUARD wrote 47,000 policies totaling about a quarter billion dollars in 2010 and is rated A- (“EXCELLENT”) by A.M. Best Company.
|Crump Insurance Services is part of Crump Group, the nation’s largest insurance wholesaler. We connect retail agents to exceptional products for property, casualty, financial and professional lines risks. Providing immediate access to more than 100 leading domestic and international markets, Crump’s product expertise includes open brokerage, MGA/binding authority facilities and numerous specialty programs. Crump has 27 office locations throughout the U.S. and in Bermuda.