EMPLOYERS Now Underwrites Policies for Small Businesses in 36 States,
Including Connecticut, Massachusetts, Nebraska and New York
RENO, Nev.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 29, 2016--
(NYSE:EIG), America's small business insurance specialist®,
is now underwriting workers’ compensation insurance policies in
Connecticut, Massachusetts, Nebraska and New York. With this strategic
move, EMPLOYERS now provides workers' compensation insurance to small
businesses in 36 states, as well as the District of Columbia.
“We are excited to expand our footprint and provide even more small
businesses with quality workers’ compensation insurance products and
services,” said Douglas Dirks, chief executive officer, EMPLOYERS.
“Today is a milestone and a significant step forward in our strategy to
underwrite workers’ compensation insurance in the majority of the
continental United States.”
EMPLOYERS’ workers’ compensation insurance products and services are
targeted toward small businesses, such as:
Accountants and auditors
Architects and engineers
Auto service centers
Working with independent insurance agencies and strategic distribution
partners, EMPLOYERS offers local market expertise and disciplined
underwriting to target specific types of businesses and risks in order
to provide policyholders with competitive rates.
About Employers Holdings, Inc.
Employers Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:EIG) is a holding company with
subsidiaries that are specialty providers of workers’ compensation
insurance and services focused on select small businesses engaged in
low-to-medium hazard industries. The company, through its subsidiaries,
operates in 36 states and the District of Columbia from nine office
locations. Insurance is offered by Employers Insurance Company of
Nevada, Employers Compensation Insurance Company, Employers Preferred
Insurance Company and Employers Assurance Company, all rated A-
(Excellent) by AM Best Company. Not all insurers do business in all
jurisdictions. Additional information can be found at www.employers.com.
EMPLOYERS® and America's small business insurance specialist® are
registered trademarks of Employers Insurance Company of Nevada. A forward-looking
statements disclaimer is an integral part of this website.
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Ty Vukelich, 775-327-2677
Erickson Mills, 775-327-2794
Vice President, Investor Relations