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How these independent claims adjusters lost their jobs

August 30, 2018 by Greg Meckbach

Some employees of Canadian independent adjusting firms have been shown the door due to bad behaviour that the #MeToo movement is bringing to the forefront, company CEOs said at the recent Canadian Claims Summit. In terms of harassment in the

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Contractors know their role: Restoration contracting firms speak out

July 3, 2018 by Jason Contant

Controversy has swirled around the property and casualty industry’s response to Ontario’s May 4 windstorm, with restoration contracting firms speaking out to Canadian Underwriter recently to confirm the proper role of contractors during the catastrophe event. Restoration contracting firms made

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Crawford & Company® Announces Agreement to Sell Garden City Group® to Epiq

June 25, 2018 Crawford & Company

ATLANTA, June 18, 2018 /insPRESS/ – Crawford & Company®, the world’s largest publicly listed independent provider of claims management solutions to insurance companies and self-insured entities, today announced that it has sold Garden City Group, LLC℠ (GCG®), its legal administrative services unit

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Contractor Connection Partners with Peel Mutual Insurance Company

May 30, 2018 Crawford & Company (Canada) Inc.

KITCHENER, ON, May 30, 2018 /insPRESS/ – Contractor Connection®, a Crawford & Company global service line and the leading global contractor managed repair provider for property repairs after an insurance claim, announced today its partnership with Peel Mutual Insurance Company (PMI),

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The Crawford 360° Claims Evolution – The Future of Claims Management 

September 21, 2017 Crawford & Company (Canada) Inc.

TORONTO (Sept 21 , 2017) – insPRESS – The insurance industry is evolving – incorporating and adopting new technology, responding to emerging risks, and relying on data analytics to address and respond to business and market needs. Crawford & Company (Canada)

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Crawford & Company reception, RIMS Annual Conference and Exhibition, April 22, 2017

April 22, 2017 by Canadian Underwriter

Canadian Underwriter was privileged to attend numerous other RIMS-associated functions, including a pre-conference cocktail reception presented by Crawford & Company at Philly’s Brick and Mortar gastropub on April 22.

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Mitchell & Whale Insurance Brokers shares their experience using online chatbot at Insurance-Canada Broker Forum

March 3, 2017 Jason Contant, Online Editor

Learning is a life-long process and not just for humans – online chatbots can also continue to learn and become smarter, attendees to the Broker Forum (ICBF) heard on Wednesday. Amanda Ketelaars, operations manager with Whitby, Ont.-based Mitchell &

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Crawford & Company reports net income attributable to shareholders rises to US$36.0 million in 2016 compared to loss in 2015

February 27, 2017 by Canadian Underwriter

Atlanta-based Crawford & Company posted net income attributable to shareholders for both the full year and fourth quarter of 2016 – reaching about US$7.8 million and about US$36.0 million – compared to losses in the prior-year periods. Net income attributable

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Crawford & Company finalizes majority acquisition of WeGoLook

January 5, 2017 by Canadian Underwriter

Crawford & Company announced on Thursday that it has finalized its majority acquisition of WeGoLook LLC, an online and mobile collaborative economy platform headquartered in Oklahoma City. Crawford & Company, an independent provider of claims management solutions to insurance companies

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Crawford & Company reports net income of US$10.9 million in Q3 2016 compared to net loss of US$0.9 million in Q3 2015

November 7, 2016 by Canadian Underwriter

Independent claims provider Crawford & Company announced on Monday net income attributable to shareholders of US$10.9 million in the third quarter of 2016 ending Sept. 30 compared to a net loss of US$0.9 million in the same period last year.

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At the Crossroads

July 4, 2016 by Canadian Underwriter

Heather Matthews, incoming president of the Canadian Independent Adjusters’ Association, believes the claims industry is at a crossroads, but that adjusters are up to the challenge.

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An estimated 90% of homes in Fort McMurray, Alta. neighbourhood lost in wildfire

May 4, 2016 by Canadian Underwriter

An estimated 90% of the homes in the Waterways neighbourhood of Fort McMurray, Alta. have been lost as a major wildfire continues to sweep through the town. The Regional Municipality of Wood Buffalo said in a media briefing on Wednesday