Crum & Forster honored for DEI efforts

Morristown-based Crum & Forster recently was honored with the 2023 Diversity & Inclusion Property Casualty Company Award.

The award was presented by the American Property Casualty Insurance Association at its recent DEC conference as a way to recognize an insurer committed to promoting initiatives to advance diversity, equity & inclusion in the workforce, on company boards and in supply chains.

Mari Marques-Thomas, vice president, inclusion & belonging, at C&F, said the award is recognition of the company’s ongoing efforts.

“C&F has built a corporate culture that embraces diversity, equity & inclusion by bringing together people from different cultures, backgrounds and perspectives,” she said.

Crum & Forster is a leading national property, casualty and accident & health insurer, providing specialty insurance products through its admitted and surplus lines insurance companies.

Founded in 1822, C&F is one of the oldest U.S. insurance companies, and today conducts business through a network of independent agents, brokers and wholesalers. C&F had $3.7 billion in gross written premium in 2021 and is rated “A” Excellent by A.M. Best for 2022.