Sedgwick News

Sedgwick Acquires Restoration Industry Billing Software Firm, G&E Enterprises

Insurance and benefits claims firm Sedgwick reports it has acquired Chattanooga, Tennessee-based G&E Enterprises. G&E Enterprises is a tome and material billing and data management system for insurance restoration contracting. Its primary product is software-as-a-service offering T&M Pro. Sedgwick said …

Sedgwick Taps Manning from Crawford as Head of Client Services, International Division

Sedgwick, the London-based provider of risk, benefits and integrated business solutions, announced the appointment of Wayne Manning as head of client services for its international division. With more than 25 years’ experience in insurance, claims and relationship management, Manning joins …

Sedgwick Completes Purchase of York Risk Services

Insurance and benefits claims firm Sedgwick said it has completed its purchase of York Risk Services Group, which offers claims administration, managed care and loss adjusting services. The acquisition plan was first announced in July. The purchase marks Sedgwick’s third …

Sedgwick Signs Agreement to Acquire New Jersey’s York Risk Services Group

Sedgwick, a global provider of technology-enabled risk, benefits and integrated business products, has signed an agreement to acquire York Risk Services Group. York is a Jersey City, N.J.-headquartered provider of claims administration, managed care, specialized loss adjusting, pool administration and …

Insurance Adjuster Reports 90% of Notre Dame Cathedral Treasure Saved from Fire

Some 90 percent of the priceless relics and art works housed within the Notre-Dame de Paris cathedral were saved from Monday’s devastating fire as contingency plans to evacuate the treasures worked, a leading insurance adjuster said on Wednesday. Insurance adjuster …

Just Like Many British Homes, UK Insurers’ Shares Are Subsiding This Summer

Just like a lot of British houses this summer, U.K. insurance stocks are sinking. The country’s non-life insurers sector had its steepest drop in more than a year-and-a-half on Friday after its biggest constituent, RSA Insurance Group Plc, warned this …

Iowa Governor Scrutinized for Accepting Flight on Sedgwick Jet

Iowa Gov. Kim Reynolds received approval from an ethics regulator to fly with her family to Iowa State’s bowl game free of charge on the jet of a state vendor, despite a law barring public officials and their relatives from …

Carlyle Group In, KKR Out as Sedgwick Majority Investor in $6.7 Billion Transaction

Global claims services firm Sedgwick announced today that funds managed by The Carlyle Group have agreed to become the majority owner of Sedgwick in a transaction valued at approximately $6.7 billion. Current majority shareholder KKR will fully exit its position …

UK Could See Surge in Subsidence Claims Due to Prolonged Dry Weather: Sedgwick

The UK could see a surge in subsidence due to the prolonged spell of hot and dry weather across the country, according to Sedgwick, a London-based provider of technology enabled risk, benefits and integrated business solutions. Based on the company’s …

Industry Needs to Address Gaps in Workers’ Compensation, AMCOMP Panelists Say

At the American Society of Workers’ Compensation Professionals (AMCOMP) Fall Meeting held recently in New York, Mark Walls, vice president of communications and strategic analysis at Safety National, and Kimberly George, senior vice president at Sedgwick, discussed a lack of …