Zurich News

Blue River Underwriters D. Scott Tramel and John Searles Launch USL&H and Maritime Employers Liability Insurance Program

KENNESAW, GA, November 6, 2014 — Blue River Underwriters, a division of Breckenridge Insurance Group, has introduced a new United States Longshoreman and Harbor Workers Act (USL&H) and Maritime Employers Liability (MEL) Insurance Program with Zurich in North America, an …

Zurich Donates $3M for Post-Katrina Disaster Recovery Lab

Global insurance provider Zurich Insurance Group announced its Z Zurich Foundation is giving a $3 million grant to St. Bernard Project (SBP), a nonprofit organization dedicated to helping disaster-impacted communities recover in a prompt, efficient and predictable way. The grant …

Report: 85% of Companies Report a Supply Chain Disruption

According to a newly published survey by Zurich Financial Services Group, 85% of companies reported at least one supply chain disruption over the last 12 months. Respondents to the survey, sponsored by Zurich and conducted by the Business Continuity Institute …

Zurich Wins West Virginia Agencies Workers’ Comp Contract

West Virginia state agencies will have a new workers’ compensation insurance provider beginning next month. Zurich Insurance Co. submitted the winning bid of $19 million for the one-year contract. Zurich will replace BrickStreet Mutual Insurance Co. Acting Insurance Commissioner Michael …

Zurich Adds New Program for Multinational Commercial Customers

Zurich Envoy is a new international package policy program designed for middle market customers based in the U.S., with subsidiaries or offices around the world. To support the launch of the new program, Zurich created an online risk simulator, “Adventures …