New K-12 Accident Medical Program Offers Options for Public Schools and Students

January 28, 2011

Fort Wayne, Ind. – January 28 2011 – K&K Insurance, a division of Aon Underwriting Managers and a managing general underwriter offering insurance products and services to the sports, leisure and entertainment industries, has announced a new K-12 accident medical program.

The program includes coverage for public schools and is available in all 50 states. The accident medical program provides coverage for students participating in scheduled school activities, including athletics. In addition, 24-hour accident and sickness coverage is available in most states. Minimum premiums vary.

Available coverage includes:
• Basic accident medical benefits up to $25,000
• Catastrophic medical benefits up to $2 million
• Accidental death & dismemberment benefits up to $10,000
• Optional cumulative trauma and stress, re-injury and injury aggravation benefit rider (available in most states)
• Optional heart or circulatory malfunction benefit rider (available in most states)
• Pre-season and post-season play and conditioning
• Tryouts
• School tournaments and competitions
• Travel directly to and from activity when provided by the school

The program is offered through Nationwide®, one of the largest insurance and financial service providers in the United States, with an A.M. Best Company rating of A+ XV (Superior) and an A rating from Standard & Poor’s.

“Our extensive experience in sports insurance, combined with the skill of our scholastic underwriting team, provides an excellent resource for agents searching for specialty coverage plans,” said Todd Bixler, president and CEO of K&K Insurance. “The K-12 program offers an attractive option for innovative and competitive coverage with limits up to $2 million.”

Agents interested in the new offering may contact either:

Scott Lunsford
Underwriter, Sports Division

Jason Thrash
Vice President, Sports Division

About K&K
K&K Insurance Group, Inc., a division of Aon Underwriting Managers, is a managing general underwriter offering insurance products and services to the sports, leisure and entertainment industries. For more information, visit

About Aon
Aon Corporation (NYSE:AON) is the leading global provider of risk management services, insurance and reinsurance brokerage, and human resource consulting and outsourcing. Through its more than 59,000 colleagues worldwide, Aon unites to deliver distinctive client value via innovative and effective risk management and workforce productivity solutions. Aon’s industry-leading global resources and technical expertise are delivered locally in over 120 countries. Named the world’s best broker by Euromoney magazine’s 2008, 2009 and 2010 Insurance Survey, Aon also ranked highest on Business Insurances listing of the world’s insurance brokers based on commercial retail, wholesale, reinsurance and personal lines brokerage revenues in 2008 and 2009. A.M. Best deemed Aon the number one insurance broker based on revenues in 2007, 2008 and 2009, and Aon was voted best insurance intermediary 2007-2010, best reinsurance intermediary 2006-2010, best captives manager 2009-2010, and best employee benefits consulting firm 2007-2009 by the readers of Business Insurance. Visit for more information on Aon and to learn about Aon’s global partnership and shirt sponsorship with Manchester United.

Lorena Hatfield
K&K Insurance Group, Inc.
1712 Magnavox Way
Fort Wayne, IN 46804
Phone 800-637-4757
Fax 260-459-5800

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