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September 5, 2017

Workers’ Compensation Insurance Industry Outlook 2017 & Beyond

Increased regulation, legislative changes, and a changing workforce are all factors influencing the workers’ compensation insurance industry outlook for 2017 and beyond, according to 2017 State of the Line Guide from the National Council on Compensation Insurance (NCCI).

The US, as a whole, saw a 2.4% rise in direct written premium volume from 2015 to 2016, which could be due to the 4.5% increase in payroll spend across the country, the 2.5% wage increase, and the 1.9% increase in employment.

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October 19, 2016

The True Test of a Great Insurer: What Happens When There’s a Claim?

Our claims service has improved, and customers have begun to notice.

"As  a result of our organic and acquisitive growth, we recognized that we needed to change the way we did business, says AmTrust’s Chief Claim Officer Darrel Price. So the company began making a concerted effort to get claims service to the industry-leading level it was in years past. 

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September 20, 2016

Steep Ascents with Barry Zyskind and AmTrust

AmTrust was founded during the dot-com boom of the late 1990s. And ever since, it has used technology to power its way up the commercial lines ranks. 

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November 12, 2013

Nonprofits’ Unique Insurance Risks Create Opportunity for Independent Agents

 Did you ever think about the insurance needs of a nonprofit organization? You know, those entities one might associate as well-intentioned, but resource-constrained and operating on shoestring budgets?

Actually, nonprofits are potentially an underserved market whose exposures range far beyond standard property and liability coverage. A new product line resulting from AmTrust’s acquisition of First Nonprofit Group can help independent agents not only better understand nonprofits’ needs, but match them with the coverage and services that will help them protect their assets.

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February 20, 2013

Who is AmTrust?

Since 1998, AmTrust North America has served its customers with a combination of premier insurance products along with what we believe to be an unmatched level of customer service that continues to be unique in the industry. We take great pride in the portfolio of products we offer along with the high standards we have set for ourselves in respect to the relationships we have with our customers, our agents, and our own employees.

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