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  • ABC World News
    March 31, 2017

    Ralph Heard Jr. knows the importance of teaching fire safety in schools. He was just 9 years old when, in February 1978 in Atlanta, Georgia, his home's furnace exploded, blowing out windows. Heard credited his family's survival that night with the techniques he learned through financial services company The Hartford's Junior Fire Marshal Program, which is celebrating its 70th anniversary this year.

  • Insurance Journal
    March 14, 2017

    According to The Hartford Home Fire Index, which ranks 100 cities based on their home fire risk, the top five highest risks are: Detroit, Mich.; Shreveport, La.; Boston, Mass.; Flint, Mich. and Richmond, Va.

    March 11, 2017

    According to a national analysis of fire reports by The Hartford, a property and casualty insurance company, 36 percent of people surveyed in Boca Raton admitted to charging an electronic device in or on their bed overnight in the past year compared to 34 percent nationally.

  • Detroit Free Press
    March 9, 2017

    Detroit ranks No. 1 among 100 cities with the highest home-fire risk, according to a new study released by the Hartford insurance company.

  • The Hartford Courant
    March 2, 2017

    Three of the largest private-sector employers in Hartford, are committed to making the city healthy again and are vested in its success.

  • The Wall Street Journal
    February 10, 2017

    Microsoft will begin grading its commercial customers’ Office 365 security settings in an effort to fortify its software and services that are frequent targets of hackers. One insurance company, Hartford Financial Services Group Inc., plans to take the security score into account when setting cyberinsurance rates for customers.

  • Risk & Insurance
    January 9, 2017

    As weather-related losses continue a steady climb across the globe, some insurers have taken steps to ensure they and their clients are prepared for the risks.

  • Forbes
    January 5, 2017

    The average U.S. employee telecommutes two days per month, and many of the companies offering remote jobs are big corporations. FlexJobs analyzed its database of about 47,000 companies to find the largest firms hiring for flexible or remote jobs and

    December 29, 2016

    Millennials are sometimes said to be lazy, entitled and in need of hand-holding. But some Millennial traits should be viewed as a boon to the workplace, according to workplace experts.

  • Property Casualty 360
    November 30, 2016

    Smart water shut off valves, mold monitoring sensors and smart home security systems are among the top smart home technologies for homeowners age 50 and older, according to new research from Hartford Financial Services Group and the MIT AgeLab.