LANSING, Mich., Sept. 10, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Accident Fund Holdings, Inc., the nation's 13th largest workers' compensation insurer, is proud to announce that two of its operating companies – Accident Fund (which includes Accident Fund Holdings, Accident Fund Insurance Company of America and Third Coast Underwriters), headquartered in Lansing, Mich. and United Heartland, headquartered in New Berlin, Wisc. – have each been selected as Best Places to Work in Insurance for 2012 by Business Insurance.
Business Insurance launched the Best Places to Work in Insurance program in 2009 to identify and recognize high-quality workplaces in the commercial insurance industry and honor them for creating workplaces that do a superior job of encouraging employees to thrive in a workplace they can love. The program, and subsequent recognition by Business Insurance and Best Companies Group, is very prestigious within the insurance industry.
"We are thrilled to receive this honor from Business Insurance for the third year in a row," Liz Haar, CEO of Accident Fund Holdings, Inc, said. "We have a strong focus on attracting, investing in and developing top, diverse talent that drives exceptional results. As a result of that focus, we have been able to hire some of the best employees in the industry as well as create an environment in which people truly love to work."
An alphabetical list of the Best Places to Work in Insurance was released in the Sept. 4, 2012 issue of Business Insurance and the final report and rankings will be unveiled and published in the Oct. 22, 2012 issue of Business Insurance.
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Accident Fund Holdings, Inc.
Accident Fund Holdings, Inc. is a workers compensation insurance holding company conducting business through four operating units: Accident Fund Companies, located in Lansing, Michigan; United Heartland, located in New Berlin, Wisconsin; CompWest, located in San Francisco, California; and Third Coast Underwriters, located in Chicago, Illinois. Its insurance company subsidiaries are rated "A-" (Excellent) by A.M. Best. Accident Fund Holdings is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan. For more information, visit Accident Fund Holdings' website at www.afhi.com.
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