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  • A.M. Best
    April 18, 2018

    Alfred Bergbauer, head of multinational underwriting, Hartford Financial, said businesses may learn too late that their insurance policies don't carry weight in other jurisdictions. 

  • A.M. Best
    April 17, 2018

    Morris Tooker, head of middle market, Hartford Financial, said expanding data capabilities allow analysts to identify factors that could signal developing opioid- related problems and reduce long-term costs. 

  • Business Insurance
    April 10, 2018

    The Hartford has introduced CyberChoice First Response, a policy designed to help protect businesses against cyber attacks. Policyholders also have access to a panel of preapproved service providers to guide them in securing their networks, the statement said. n addition, the Hartford CyberCenter, a digital cyber risk management portal, provides customers with tools, training materials and best practices suggestions to further help mitigate the risk of a cyber incident.

  • Hartford Business Journal
    March 19, 2018

    Employers looking for new workers might very well find them coming out of a local Boys & Girls Club in Hartford, or any of the other 4,367 clubs in the U.S. Boys & Girls Clubs of America (BGCA) has long emphasized preparing teens for life after high school as one of its pillars, but the organization is sharpening its focus on college and career readiness, thanks in part to a $3 million grant from The Hartford last year to develop college and career centers across the country.

  • Insurance Journal
    February 19, 2018

    The Hartford is acquiring the renewal rights on $200 million in small commercial lines premium sold through about 5,000 independent agents and brokers. The business consists of the three primary lines of business underwritten by Foremost Insurance Group: business owner’s policy for property, general liability and umbrella; commercial auto; and workers’ compensation.

  • The Middletown Press
    January 23, 2018

    Eighty employees of The Hartford worked up a sweat at 9Round Middletown last weekend as part of the insurer’s HartMobs program, which are designed to show appreciation for small business customers and support the local economy.

  • ABC News
    December 12, 2017

    A 10-year-old double amputee who lost everything in the California wildfires learned how to snowboard from a Paralympic medalist who is also an amputee. Lilly Biagini, of Santa Rosa, California, spent last week hitting the slopes in Breckenridge, Colorado, with Keith Gabel, a U.S. P
    aralympian bronze medalist in snowboarding. 

  • Insurance Journal
    November 3, 2017

    The Hartford has been recognized for its leadership status by the CDP, formerly called the Carbon Disclosure Project, and has been named to the 2017 Dow Jones Sustainability Indices (DJSI). This is the 10th year The Hartford’s sustainability efforts and practices have been commended by the CDP and the sixth year by DJSI.

  • The Wall Street Journal
    October 23, 2017

    The Hartford has agreed to pay $1.45 billion to health insurer Aetna for a unit that provides life-, disability-income and other insurance products to employers’ benefits programs in the U.S. The acquisition will nearly double the Connecticut company’s business of selling benefits to employers, one of its main operations outside of property-casualty insurance.

  • The Washington Post
    October 20, 2017

    Many newer apprenticeship programs are technology-oriented — training people for positions such as internal tech support or software programming. But they’re also training human resources analysts, insurance customer support agents, account managers and more. The Hartford, which started a program this year with 17 apprentices in Connecticut and Phoenix, did so partially to compete with more attractive careers for young workers than the insurance industry.