NewsLink: December 2022
Message From Mike
Watch the latest video update from Vice President of Business Development and Operations Mike Valiante.
AF Group’s A.M. Best Rating Reaffirmed!
We recently received confirmation from A.M. Best that our financial strength rating of “A” (Excellent) and “stable” outlook has been reaffirmed – great news that reflects the stability and success of AF Group and its brands. Read more>
We’re appreciative of the ongoing commitment of our agent partners that has allowed us to establish such a strong financial foundation – and provides assurance and confidence to our shared customers.
On behalf of AF Group and its affiliate brands, thank you for your continued partnership. We look forward to our future success.
Accident Fund Enters Pennsylvania
In case you missed it, Accident Fund has expanded into the state of Pennsylvania! We’re excited to bring more than 100 years of workers’ compensation expertise and claims management strategies to our 24th core state.
AmeriTrust Acquisition Update
As we announced in April, AF Group, through its subsidiary Accident Fund, has entered into a definitive agreement to purchase AmeriTrust Group. While we work through obtaining the necessary regulatory approvals, which we anticipate should be finalized soon, our teams are working to ensure a seamless experience for our agent partners, customers and teammates.
Agency Education 2023 Offerings
The Agency Education team is excited to offer their slate of 2023 training offerings. These courses are the perfect way to help you advance your career and improve your job performance by expanding your knowledge of workers’ compensation. From in-person classes and virtual trainings to on-demand eLearning modules and more, the team has development opportunities that meet the needs of our agent partners.
For more information, review the 2023 Course Offerings flyer and see below for a list of upcoming opportunities:
- Food for Thought monthly webinar: The first session, which focuses on OSHA reporting, kicks off on Jan. 10 from noon to 12:45 EST. Register here.
- CAWC offerings begin Jan. 31-Feb. 2 with a virtual class for IA, IL. IN, MI and WI agents. Register here.
- Building a Safety Foundation – a free introductory training series for newer safety professionals and workers’ compensation insurance agents, designed to help you protect your most valuable asset – your employees — begins Feb. 21. For additional details, review the 2023 flyer and click here.