San Diego News

Atlas General Insurance Services, LLC Expands Texas Presence with the Addition of Underwriting and Marketing Personnel

San Diego, CA, December 2, 2014– Atlas General Insurance Services, LLC, a national multi-line program manager, announces the expansion of its Texas presence with the hiring of key marketing and underwriting personnel. Kristen Hakala has been promoted to underwriting manager …

Several San Diego Fires Ongoing, Some Evacuations Lifted

Several ongoing fires around San Diego, Calif. that started early in the week have destroyed at least eight homes, an 18-unit condominium complex and two businesses. The fires have burned more than 10,000 acres, and are being battled by more …

Firefighters Gain Ground on San Diego Area Fires

As Firefighters gained ground overnight on a string of major wildfires in the San Diego area, nine fires in all were burning in more than 14 square miles, according to San Diego County officials. One fire in the city of …

City Near San Diego on Evacuation Alert, Several Wildfires Ongoing

Several communities around San Marcos, Calif. were on evacuation alert Wednesday afternoon due to a massive wildfire burning, one of several fires now plaguing the area. An immediate evacuation for several neighborhoods south of highway 78 were issued, and two local …

Atlas General Insurance Services Named One of the Top 10 Best Places to Work in San Diego by the San Diego Business Journal

San Diego, CA, 8/22/13 – Atlas General Insurance Services has been recognized as one of the Best Places to Work in San Diego by the San Diego Business Journal in 2013. The company placed in the top 10 in the …

Atlas General Insurance Services Named One of the Best Places to Work in San Diego

San Diego, CA, 7/10/2013 – Atlas General Insurance Services has been named as one of the 2013 Best Places to Work in San Diego by the San Diego Business Journal. This is the third year that Atlas has entered the …

San Diego Mayor Ends Red-Light Camera Enforcement

San Diego Mayor Bob Filner has decided to take down the city’s red-light cameras, saying data didn’t show that the program has decreased accidents or raised safety awareness in the city. U-T San Diego reports crews took down “photo enforced” …

Atlas General Insurance Services Named 3rd Healthiest Company in San Diego in 2012 by the San Diego Business Journal

San Diego, CA, 5/30/12 – The San Diego Business Journal announced the finalists this week for the San Diego Business Journal’s 3rd Annual Healthiest Companies Awards. Atlas General Insurance Services was ranked #3 in the Small Company Category for San …

California Family Who Lost 4 Sues Over Military Jet Crash

A family that lost four members when a military jet crashed into their San Diego home in 2008 is suing the U.S. government for compensation for an accident that the Marine Corps has acknowledged was caused by a mechanical failure …

North San Diego County Insurance Association Names Officers

The Insurance Women of North San Diego County, an affiliate of the International Association of Insurance Professionals, has installed new officers for 2011-2012. They are: President Carola Erb of State Farm, Dale Long Agency; Vice President Sharyn Maldonado of Petra …