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11/05/2018
Crawford Expands Cyber Coverage
As of November 1, 2018, mandatory reporting of privacy breaches under Canada's federal data protection law, the Personal Information Protection and Electronic Documents Act (PIPEDA) came into effect. Linked to our existing cyber loss management product, Crawford has developed an industry solution to address the specific needs of small to medium- sized enterprises.
11/05/2018
Crawford & Company® Board Declares Quarterly Dividends
On October 30, 2018, at its regular quarterly meeting, the Board of Directors of Crawford & Company® declared a quarterly dividend of $0.07 per share on the Class A Common Stock and $0.05 per share on the Class B Common Stock, payable on December 6, 2018, to shareholders of record as of the close of business on November 20, 2018.
11/05/2018
CRAWFORD & COMPANY REPORTS 2018 THIRD QUARTER RESULTS
Crawford & Company (www.crawfordandcompany.com) (NYSE: CRD-A and CRDB), the world’s largest publicly listed independent provider of claims management solutions to insurance companies and self-insured entities, today announced its financial results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2018.
10/25/2018
Crawford Builds Upon its Human Risk Management Services
TORONTO (October 25, 2018) – Crawford & Company (Canada), Inc. a global provider of claims and risk management solutions, continues to develop and enhance our servicing capabilities to address traditional and emerging risks tied to employee management through our Human Risk division. The Human Risk division of Crawford is an industry-leading resource providing employee absence management and health and safety service solutions with qualified professionals, including adjudicators, case managers, return to work coordinators, occupational therapists, workers’ compensation consultants, occupational health and safety specialists and a vast national network of traditional medical professionals and non-traditional practitioners.
10/23/2018
Crawford & Company® Announces Third Quarter 2018 Earnings Conference Call
Crawford & Company® will issue its earnings release for its third quarter ended September 30, 2018, on Monday, November 5, 2018, at 4:15 p.m., Eastern time.
10/09/2018
Crawford Human Risk Services and Crawford EmployerWORKS Software
TORONTO (October 9, 2018) – Crawford & Company (Canada) Inc. today announces the integration of Crawford EmployerWORKS™ software with its human risk service line. Crawford EmployerWORKS is an innovative software platform powered by MyAbilities™. It was designed to streamline and standardizes the collection, communication and analysis of physical, cognitive and psychosocial demands tied to risk assessment and return to work efforts. As a tool for the adjudicators, case managers and workers’ compensation consultants of Crawford’s Human Risk division, Crawford EmployerWORKS further empowers our professionals to effectively and efficiently handle disability claims by ensuring a prompt and successful return to work and implementing proper measures to prevent workplace injuries.
10/09/2018
Crawford & Company’s WeGoLook and Guidewire Software Form Solution Alliance
Guidewire Software, Inc. (NYSE: GWRE), provider of the industry platform Property and Casualty (P&C) insurers rely upon, and WeGoLook® (WGL), a subsidiary of Crawford & Company®, the world’s largest publicly listed independent provider of claims management solutions to insurance companies and self‐insured entities, today announced that WeGoLook® has joined Guidewire PartnerConnect™ as a Solution partner. In addition, the companies announced that WeGoLook’s new Ready for Guidewire validated integration is now available to customers on the Guidewire Marketplace.
09/13/2018
CRAWFORD & COMPANY® TO LAUNCH ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE SOLUTION FOR AUTO CLAIMS
Crawford & Company®, the world’s largest publicly listed independent provider of claims management solutions to insurance and self-insured companies, and ClaimGenius, a highly sophisticated Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Image analytics company committed to simplifying the complex claim management process, are collaborating on AI Mobility solutions that will improve the processing speed and accuracy of automobile insurance claims.
09/06/2018
CRAWFORD®’S RECALL 360 OFFERS AN END-TO-END PRODUCT RECALL SOLUTION
Crawford & Company® has launched Recall 360, a comprehensive product recall solution with scalable resources that helps businesses recover quickly while mitigating exposure and risk. From pre-event preparation to loss settlement, Crawford’s Recall 360 manages product recalls from start to finish.
09/04/2018
Crawford Acquires JDS Adjusters Ltd.
TORONTO (September 4, 2018) Crawford & Company (Canada) Inc. is pleased to announce the acquisition of James, Dube, Spraggs Adjusters Ltd. (JDS Adjusters Ltd.), with locations in Winnipeg and Brandon, Manitoba, effective August 31, 2018. The acquisition supports Crawford’s strategic endeavour to onboard and attract the best and brightest talent in the industry to better serve our clients’ unique needs.
08/22/2018
Crawford Launches New, Complete Service Solution for Hospitality Clients
Atlanta (August 22, 2018) – Crawford & Company®, the world's largest publicly listed independent provider of claims management solutions to insurance companies and self-insured entities, announced today the launch of Crawford’s hospitality offering, an industry-unique, comprehensive set of insurance solutions, to help hospitality clients drive business continuity and efficiencies, protect assets, limit risk, and build customer satisfaction.
08/20/2018
New Insurtech Software Suite Helps Clients Manage Independent Contractors Seamlessly ‘Tracker Central Management Portal’ Helps Mitigate Risk & Save Money
TORONTO (August 20, 2018) – Crawford Compliance Inc., a subsidiary of Crawford & Company (Canada) Inc. today announces the launch of a new contractor management solution. In line with Crawford’s mission to restore and enhance lives business and communities, we continue to innovate and build solutions that mitigate risk and reduce losses. The latest addition to this portfolio of solutions is Tracker Central Management Portal, a tool that enables users to mitigate risk and reduce the number of incidents that occur when working with contractors, ensuring compliance with all relevant regulations such as health and safety, environmental, etc.
08/06/2018
Crawford & Company® Board Declares Quarterly Dividends
ATLANTA (August 6, 2018) – On July 31, 2018, at its regular quarterly meeting, the Board of Directors of Crawford & Company® declared a quarterly dividend of $0.07 per share on the Class A Common Stock and $0.05 per share on the Class B Common Stock, payable on September 6, 2018, to shareholders of record as of the close of business on August 22, 2018.
08/06/2018
CRAWFORD & COMPANY REPORTS 2018 SECOND QUARTER RESULTS
ATLANTA, (August 6, 2018) -- Crawford & Company (www.crawfordandcompany.com) (NYSE: CRD-A and CRD-B), the world’s largest publicly listed independent provider of claims management solutions to insurance companies and self-insured entities, today announced its financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2018.
08/02/2018
Michelle Jarrard Elected to Crawford & Company Board of Directors
The board of directors of Crawford & Company® (NYSE: CRD-A and CRD-B), the world’s largest publicly listed independent provider of claims management solutions to insurance companies and self-insured entities, today announced the election of Michelle Jarrard as an independent director, effective July 31, 2018. With her election, the Crawford board has nine members including eight independent directors.
08/02/2018
Crawford® Catastrophe Services launches new website and adjuster portal
Crawford & Company® catastrophe (CAT) services announced today the arrival of its new website and claims adjuster portal. The new website is the first stage of a company-wide rebranding effort that includes a phased global rollout of the new Crawford® website which will cover all lines of business. Further website enhancements are expected over the coming months.
07/24/2018
Crawford & Company® Announces Second Quarter 2018 Earnings Conference Call
Crawford & Company® (www.crawfordandcompany.com) (NYSE: CRD-A and CRD-B), the world's largest publicly listed independent provider of claims management solutions to insurance companies and self-insured entities, will issue its earnings release for its second quarter ended June 30, 2018, on Monday, August 6, 2018, at 4:15 p.m. Eastern time. The quarterly conference call, to discuss Crawford®’s quarterly earnings and other developments, will be held on Tuesday, August 7, 2018, at 8:30 a.m. Eastern time.
07/23/2018
Northern Ontario Management Change
TORONTO (July 23, 2018) – Crawford & Company (Canada), Inc. today announces the professional advancement of Michael Bottan as the new branch manager for the Sault Ste. Marie and Sudbury branches. Within this new position Bottan will continue to oversee Crawford’s branches in Northern Ontario in addition to the Sault Ste. Marie and Sudbury locations. The streamlining of management in this region enables Crawford to draw upon the professional expertise of Bottan and leverage the scale of our larger northern network to strengthen our business development efforts and client servicing capabilities.
07/03/2018
Crawford & Company (Canada) Inc. Acquires Cherrie Griffith Ltd.
Crawford & Company (Canada), Inc. today announces the acquisition of Cherrie Griffith Ltd., a provider of risk and claims services in the Ottawa region for over 10 years. With a strong history of excellence in customer service, a commitment to the local marketplace and proven major and complex loss experience, Cherrie Griffith is a strategic acquisition that enhances Crawford’s capabilities in this important territory. Cherrie Griffith provides a unique blend of large loss capability with adjusters who offer strong adjustment skills across a broad spectrum of loss exposures.
06/28/2018
Crawford Contractor Connection® Hosts 20th Annual Conference
The 2018 Crawford Contractor Connection® Conference & Expo was held June 6-8 at the Indiana Convention Center in Indianapolis, Indiana, with over 3,000 attendees from across North America attending. Contractor Connection network contractors, insurance carrier representatives and service provider partners gathered together for the 20th annual event, sharing key insights into industry trends, technology, performance, and business strategy.
06/18/2018
Crawford & Company® Announces Agreement to Sell Garden City Group® to Epiq
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 to Epiq, a worldwide provider of legal services, serving law firms, corporations and financial institutions.
06/15/2018
Crawford & Company® and WeGoLook® launch UK services
Crawford & Company® (NYSE: CRD-A and CRD-B), the world’s largest publicly listed independent provider of claims management solutions to insurance companies and self-insured entities, and WeGoLook®, LLC, an on-demand workforce solutions provider and subsidiary of Crawford & Company, today announced the launch of WeGoLook’s innovative on-demand claims inspection services in the UK.
06/13/2018
Crawford Introduces Workforce ADVANTAGE Staffing Solution
Crawford & Company (Canada), Inc. today officially introduces its Workforce ADVANTAGE program to the Canadian insurance market. In response to growing workforce demands of specialized expertise in the industry, Crawford developed this industry solution for clients in need of flexible staffing solutions. Our Workforce ADVANTAGE program is dedicated to placing Crawford claims management professionals in-house at our clients’ place of business to meet staffing demands associated with unexpected leaves, influxes in work volume or special projects.
06/06/2018
Crawford Establishes Branch in Yellowknife
Crawford & Company (Canada), Inc. announced a new branch location today in Yellowknife, Northwest Territories, bringing Crawford claims professionals closer to the community of Yellowknife and surrounding locations. Katherine Rumford, the managing professional overseeing branch operations, is an established claims professional with 10 years of industry experience. Her professional acumen and insight into the needs of the local insurance market will strengthen Crawford’s servicing capabilities in Yellowknife and surrounding areas, including the Arctic region.
05/30/2018
Contractor Connection Partners with Peel Mutual Insurance Company
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), one of the largest mutual insurance companies in Ontario.
05/17/2018
Crawford Welcomes Sandra Harbans to its Lloyd’s Unit
Crawford & Company (Canada) Inc. announces today the addition of Sandra Harbans to its Lloyd’s unit as director of operations. Crawford’s Lloyd’s dedicated unit has provided loss adjusting and third-party administration services to the Lloyd’s market across multiple classes of business for over 30 years. Crawford operates five Lloyd’s hubs throughout North America situated in Toronto, Montreal, Vancouver, Brea and Philadelphia. As operational lead for the Canadian Lloyd’s unit, Sandra will be instrumental in managing the depth of our servicing capabilities while ensuring quality and efficiency in service delivery and overall client satisfaction.
05/10/2018
Crawford & Company® Board Declares Quarterly Dividends
On May 9, 2018, at its regular quarterly meeting, the Board of Directors of Crawford & Company® declared a quarterly dividend of $0.07 per share on the Class A Common Stock and $0.05 per share on the Class B Common Stock, payable on June 7, 2018, to shareholders of record as of the close of business on May 24, 2018.
05/10/2018
CRAWFORD & COMPANY REPORTS 2018 FIRST QUARTER RESULTS
Crawford & Company (www.crawfordandcompany.com) (NYSE: CRD-A and CRD-B), the world’s largest publicly listed independent provider of claims management solutions to insurance companies and self-insured entities, today announced its financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2018.
05/07/2018
Southern Ontario Wind Storm - Crawford Claims Professionals Mobilized to Assist
Late last week, parts of Southern Ontario and Quebec were impacted by powerful winds that caused destruction of property, power outages and even some fatalities, according to recent reports. Crawford & Company (Canada), Inc. has responded accordingly. Our ClaimsALERT Contact Centre (1-888-224-5677) is available to assist those affected by recent weather events and our catastrophe response adjusting team has been mobilized.
04/27/2018
Crawford & Company® Announces First Quarter 2018 Earnings Conference Call
Crawford & Company® (www.crawfordandcompany.com) (NYSE: CRD-A and CRD-B), the world's largest publicly listed independent provider of claims management solutions to insurance companies and self-insured entities, will issue its earnings release for its first quarter ended March 31, 2018, on Thursday, May 10, 2018, at 4:15 p.m. Eastern time. The quarterly conference call, to discuss Crawford®’s quarterly earnings and other developments, will be held on Friday, May 11, 2018, at 8:30 a.m. Eastern time.
04/24/2018
Crawford & Company (Canada) Inc. Introduces New Property Appraisal Services
Crawford & Company (Canada) Inc. today announced the launch of property appraisal services within its Global Technical Services (GTS®) service line. Complementary to our comprehensive property loss management services for residential and commercial losses, our mediation / appraisal services is another industry solution that assists clients with the appraisal process under provincially-regulated insurance matters. Our in-house team of appraisers leverages the expertise of our vast national network of specialists to represent clients as their appointed appraiser on any type of personal or commercial property.
04/19/2018
Crawford Forensic Accounting Services Launches an Online Business Interruption Calculator
Crawford & Company (Canada) Inc. today announced the launch of an online simple loss calculator as an enhancement to its Crawford Forensic Accounting Service offering. Coupling technological innovation with the company’s forensic accounting and claims management expertise, this loss calculator was developed to assist in the management of business interruption losses. By design, the loss calculator is tailored towards retail and wholesale business interruption claims where the loss duration is 14 days or less.
04/16/2018
Southern Ontario Ice Storm - Crawford Claims Professionals are on Standby to Assist
TORONTO (April 16, 2018) – In the wake of the ice storm that impacted parts of Southern Ontario over the weekend, Crawford & Company (Canada) Inc. claims professionals and contact centre representatives are on hand to assist those affected by recent weather events.
04/16/2018
CRAWFORD’S TRULOOK IMPROVES CLAIMS HANDLING EFFICIENCY BY UP TO 30 PERCENT
Crawford & Company®, the world's largest publicly listed independent provider of claims management solutions to insurance companies and self-insured entities, announced today the launch of TruLook®, an integrated industry solution that reduces costs, increases claims processing efficiencies and improves customer satisfaction.
03/14/2018
Crawford & Company (Canada) Inc.'s Cyber Loss Management Program Brochure
As a leading provider of claims management solutions for over 50 years, Crawford has taken its expertise to the digital realm by creating an integrated cyber response program to effectively manage cyber losses. Our modular service solution can be customized to provide our clients with an effective and proactive cyber program, addressing their unique cyber risk needs.
03/07/2018
CRAWFORD & COMPANY REPORTS 2017 FOURTH QUARTER RESULTS
Crawford & Company (www.crawfordandcompany.com) (NYSE: CRD-A and CRD-B), the world’s largest publicly listed independent provider of claims management solutions to insurance companies and self-insured entities, today announced its financial results for the fourth quarter and year ended December 31, 2017.
02/26/2018
Crawford & Company (Canada) Inc. Launches Cyber Loss Management Program in Canada
Crawford & Company (Canada) Inc. today announced the launch of its cyber loss management program to the Canadian marketplace. In response to the emerging risk of cyber threats to organizations of all sizes and across all industries, Crawford has developed an industry solution to effectively mitigate and manage losses. Leveraging our global reach, technical expertise as loss adjusters and partner network of experts in the various components of a cyber loss, Crawford has established an effective cyber program comprised of an extensive global network of professional partners and more than 100 accredited Crawford incident managers and adjusters throughout the world.
02/22/2018
Crawford & Company® Announces Fourth Quarter 2017 Earnings Conference Call
Crawford & Company® (www.crawfordandcompany.com) (NYSE: CRD-A and CRD-B), the world's largest publicly listed independent provider of claims management solutions to insurance companies and self-insured entities, will issue its earnings release for its fourth quarter ended December 31, 2017, on Wednesday, March 7, 2018, at 4:15 p.m. Eastern time. The quarterly conference call, to discuss Crawford®’s quarterly earnings and other developments, will be held on Thursday, March 8, 2018, at 8:30 a.m. Eastern time.
02/12/2018
Crawford Strengthens its Insurance Defense Legal Team
Crawford & Company® (Canada) Inc. announces today the growth of its legal services offering with the addition of Manmeet (“Mini”) Kohli as vice president. Crawford Legal Services has provided insurance defense services to its clients for more than 20 years, consisting of a team of highly qualified and experienced lawyers. In alignment with our Crawford 360° approach to claims management, the addition of Kohli to the team enhances the Crawford insurance defense solution and expedites the claims process.
02/09/2018
Crawford & Company® Board Declares Quarterly Dividends
On February 8, 2018, at its regular quarterly meeting, the Board of Directors of Crawford & Company® declared a quarterly dividend of $0.07 per share on the Class A Common Stock and $0.05 per share on the Class B Common Stock, payable on March 9, 2018, to shareholders of record as of the close of business on February 26, 2018.
01/10/2018
Crawford & Company (Canada) Inc. Makes Strategic InsurTech Investment
Crawford & Company (Canada) Inc. is pleased to formally announce that it has invested in a software solution designed to assist in the management of independent contractors.