Accident Fund Insurance Company of America News

Michigan’s Accident Fund Insurance Grants $3.5M in Early Workers’ Comp Dividends

Lansing, Michigan-based Accident Fund Insurance Company of America, a national provider of workers’ compensation insurance, has granted $3.5 million in early dividend payments to policyholder groups that achieved targeted safety results in 2020. The group dividend payments reached more than …

Michigan Business Index Shows Hiring, Retaining Talent Still Challenging

Acquiring and retaining talent remains the top challenge for Michigan’s small- to mid-sized business leaders, according to a survey commissioned by Accident Fund Insurance Company of America and the Michigan Business Network. The latest Michigan Future Business Index (MFBI) data …

Wisconsin’s United Heartland Names 3 Top Territory Agencies

New Berlin, Wis.-based workers’ compensation insurance company, United Heartland, has announced its top territory insurance agencies for 2016. United Heartland’s three 2016 Agency of the Territory winners: TIS Insurance Services Inc. – Knoxville, Tenn.; MJ Insurance Inc. – Indianapolis, Ind.; …

Michigan Based AF Group Announces Britt’s Retirement

Lansing, Mich.-based AF Group announced the December retirement of Mike Britt, president of one of its member companies, Accident Fund Insurance Co. of America. Al Gileczek, current senior vice president of business development at Accident Fund, will succeed Britt as …

Accident Fund Insurance Names Holland as Claims VP

Accident Fund Insurance Company of America has appointed Dean Holland to vice president of Claims. In this role, Holland is responsible for all claims and medical operations. Holland joined the company in 1987 as a claims examiner, and has worked …

Accident Fund Insurance Names Hassenzahl Southern Regional Director

Accident Fund Insurance Company of America announced the appointment ofDan Hassenzahlto regional director, Southern region. In this role, Dan is responsible for underwriting and marketing in Tennessee,Mississippi,Arkansasand Georgia. Hassenzahl joined the company in 2005 as a claims examiner and in …

Many Michigan Business Owners Expect to Hire, Raise Wages in 2016

Small- to mid-sized business owners are experiencing substantial growth and are poised to reinvest in their business and employees in 2016, according to the November 2015 Michigan Future Business Index (posted below). The index is published in partnership with Accident …

Accident Fund Insurance Promotes Seling to VP

Accident Fund Insurance Company of America has promoted Mike Seling to vice president of Business Development/Regional Operations. Seling, a 13-year veteran of Accident Fund, began his career in the Finance department and has spent the past eight years in business …

Survey: Michigan Business Owners Optimistic About Future

Michigan Business owners remain optimistic about their future and expect continued profit improvement, according to the latest Michigan Future Business Index, published in partnership with Accident Fund Insurance Company of America and the Michigan Business Network. “This latest survey continues …

Insurers: One-Third of Work Comp Claims in Midwest Were from Slips, Falls

Workers’ compensation carriers, Accident Fund Insurance Company of America and United Heartland, report that during last year’s difficult Midwest winter, slips and falls on ice and snow accounted for nearly one-third of all workers’ compensation claims that resulted in lost …