CNA News

Update: Insurance Industry Preparation for Hurricane Irma in Full Swing in Florida

Insurers are taking no chances in preparing for Hurricane Irma as the powerful category 5 storm slogs its way through the Caribbean, devastating the communities left in its wake on its potential path towards the U.S. Insurers made a full …

CNA, Aon Affinity to Offer Malpractice Program for Dental Practices

CNA and Aon Affinity, the affinity business of Aon plc, have partnered to offer dental firms nationwide malpractice coverage to meet the evolving needs of dental practices. The coverage combines the experience of both firms in the dental malpractice insurance …

Lash Named VP of CNA’s New Orleans, Nashville Branches

Chicago-based CNA has appointed Justin Lash as vice president of the company’s Nashville and New Orleans franches. In this role, He reports to Rob Huber, senior vice president and southern zone officer. Lash has more than 14 years of insurance …

Zurich’s Fergot Heads to CNA as Vice President of Underwriting in California

CNA has named Gregg Fergot as vice president of underwriting. Fergot will be based in San Francisco and report to Dieter Korte, senior vice president of customer segments. He will be responsible for leading the technology segment in implementing strategic …

CNA Canada Relocates Vancouver Branch

CNA Canada announced its Vancouver Branch has moved to a new location. The new address is 510 W. Georgia St., Suite 2250, Vancouver, BC V6B 0M3. The company said that its phone numbers will remain the same. “The new location …

CNA Adds Data Breach, Network Security Endorsement to Lawyers’ PL Policy

CNA has launched a new lawyers’ data breach and network security endorsement. The new endorsement is available as part of CNA’s Lawyers’ Professional Liability (LPL) policy. The CNA LPL policy provides coverage for client network damage claims up to the …

CNA Taps Haas to Lead Florida Branch

CNA has appointed David Haas as vice president of the company’s Florida branch, effective Feb. 23, 2017. In this role, Haas will lead the Florida branch and grow its relationships with producers, accelerate CNA’s market presence and continue to shape …

CNA Appoints Ex-Endurance, AIG Executive Worman as Chief Underwriting Officer

CNA has named Douglas Worman to fill the newly created position of executive vice president and chief underwriting officer. He reports to Dino E. Robusto, CNA chairman and chief executive officer. In this role, Worman will work jointly with the …

Cranny Appointed VP in CNA’s Minneapolis Branch

CNA has appointed Joe Cranny as vice president in the company’s Minneapolis branch, effective Jan. 17, 2017. Cranny reports to Steve Wachtel, senior vice president and northern zone officer. He joins CNA with more than 30 years of insurance industry …

Insurers’ Financial Strength, Brokers’ Expertise Drive Satisfaction in Large Commercial Market: J.D. Power

The profitability of an insurance company and the quality of advice given by an insurance broker makes the most difference when it comes to customer satisfaction for commercial insurance, a new industry study revealed. According to the J.D. Power 2016 …