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Feburary 4, 2013

Allied World U.S. and The Mechanic Group, Inc. Launch Primary and Excess Liability Insurance Program

Allied World U.S. and The Mechanic Group, Inc. have entered into an agreement to provide primary and excess liability insurance products to private security, electronic security-alarm and investigation firms.


The program, subject to underwriting, will also consider security training schools, security consultants, building maintenance and intelligence firms. Available nationwide, this program delivers a liability insurance product that combines general and professional liability into one convenient policy form.


Grace Meek, Senior Vice President, U.S. Programs, enthusiastically stated, "The Mechanic Group has been a leader in providing comprehensive insurance coverage for the private security and investigation industry for more than 24 years. The firm delivers a superior level of service based on the partners' deep knowledge of the industry and a strong commitment to their clients. The partners' knowledge and experience were truly essential when developing this customized program. We look forward to working with them and the rest of The Mechanic Group team to build out this book of business."


"We are excited to offer a primary and excess liability insurance product with the same insurer to our clients. This is another important step in our commitment to continually upgrade our level of service and insurance programs," said Marc Katz, a Principal of The Mechanic Group. "Allied World is a terrific insurance company with expertise, intellectual capital and integrity at every level of its organization. We could not be happier with our relationship going forward with Allied World and its team."