Fireman’s Fund News

Fireman’s Fund Names Travelers’ Grote to Commercial Field Executive Post

Fireman’s Fund Insurance Co. has appointed Walter Grote to the position of commercial insurance field executive. In this national role, Grote will lead Fireman’s Fund Commercial Insurance operations, including middle market, small business, farm and ranch, property and excess.  Grote …

Fireman’s Fund Secures New Tree Service Vendor for Homeowner Insureds

Fireman’s Fund has secured HMI as one of its Prestige Advisory Services vendors. HMI manages a national network of credentialed tree care companies representing more than 2,500 tree crews and 1,500 certified arborists. HMI provides a new inspection service that …

Universal, Fireman’s Fund Seek ‘Fast and Furious’ Solution

When “Fast And Furious” star Paul Walker died and left the seventh film in the franchise hanging in the balance, it wasn’t the first time a studio and its insurer faced such a situation, but the point at which production …

Fireman’s Fund Enhances Art Collection Product with ‘Death of An Artist’ Coverage

Fireman’s Fund Insurance Co. has introduced new death of an artist loss settlement provisions, as well as seven other coverages to additional states as part of their Prestige Collections Coverage. Fireman’s Fund coverage high value collections address elements of fine …

Fireman’s Fund Launches New Commercial Property Form for Highly Protected Risks

Fireman’s Fund Insurance Co. has launched Property-Gard Pinnacle, a new commercial property form that integrates new coverages and policy format with existing protection for highly protected risk (HPR) properties. The policy structure offers the following features: Flexible limits and terms …

Fireman’s Fund Taps Golden In California

Michael P. Golden has joined Novato, Calif.-based Fireman’s Fund as a strategic relationship manager. Golden will be responsible for building and strengthening our relationships and results with global brokers. Most recently Golden was an executive vice president at Zurich, where …

Insurance Weighs in on Working from Home

Working from home has become a hot topic following Yahoo Inc. CEO Marissa Mayer’s announced plans in late February to bring telecommuters back into the office, and the issue is being taken up by some insurance firms, many of which already …

Fireman’s Fund Appoints Haibi to Executive Role in Chicago

Fireman’s Fund Insurance Co. has appointed Robert Haibi to the position of personal insurance distribution and agency management executive. He will be based in Chicago, Ill. Haibi has full distribution responsibility for personal lines business, focusing on the specialized needs …

Fireman’s Fund, TAGA Donate Funds for Swift Water Rescue Training

Tejas American General Agency (TAGA) in Cedar Park, Texas, has is partnered with Fireman’s Fund Insurance Company to donate $5,000 to the Liberty Hill (Texas) Fire Department to fund specialized swift water rescue training. “We cover 140 square miles in …

Fireman’s Fund Adds Rippley as Commercial Insurance Exec. in Chicago

Fireman’s Fund Insurance Co. has appointed Leslie Rippley as commercial insurance zone executive for the West. She is based in the company’s Chicago office. Rippley will have underwriting responsibility and leadership for Fireman’s Fund’s middle market and small business in …