ARAG Takes Home "Best Places to Work" Honor

Oct 23, 2013, 11:00 ET from ARAG

DES MOINES, Iowa, Oct. 23, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- ARAG®, a global provider of legal solutions, announced today it placed second in the most recent Best Places to Work in Insurance contest. Based on employee feedback, the prestigious designation is given annually by Business Insurance® magazine. The company has been a finalist for the award for five consecutive years.



"This honor is a testament to ARAG's drive to provide a first-class working environment, a family-friendly culture and exceptional benefits for our valued team members," said David Murray, ARAG President and CEO. "We are thrilled to win again, and the Best Places to Work honor is very special to us because it is based on how our employees truly feel about working at ARAG."

Selection for the Best Places to Work in Insurance list is based on an in-depth assessment of workplace benefits, policies and practices and an evaluation of employee engagement and satisfaction. The program is open to all publicly or privately held property and casualty insurers, group life and health insurers, agents and brokers, reinsurers and third-party administrators with at least 25 employees working in the United States and serving the commercial market. The complete list of winners can be found on the Business Insurance website.

The Best Places to Work in Insurance award is just one of a bevy of honors ARAG has taken home recently. The company is continuing its track record of industry-leading customer service by earning the prestigious Center of Excellence Award for six consecutive years (2007-2012) and the Top 100 and Top 20 Call Center Award (2010-2011).

About ARAG

ARAG® ( provides affordable legal solutions through trusted service to help people protect what matters most.

ARAG is the world's largest privately owned legal solutions enterprise. The company has an international premium base of nearly $2 billion and protects 15.5 million individuals and their families – worldwide. ARAG's North American headquarters is based in Des Moines, Iowa. We are committed to providing our customers a choice of legal solutions to help them live a life full of opportunities.

We demonstrate expertise, integrity and passion in everything we do to serve our customers and make a positive difference in our community. We are proud to sponsor ARAG Free Will Day, providing low and middle income citizens with free access to attorneys for the creation of important legal documents to protect their family, finances and future.

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