Guest Column: How businesses can be hurricane ready this Small Business Week

Hurricanes pack a punch, so now is the time to prepare your small business with free tools from the Insurance Institute for Business & Home Safety.

Starnes to retire from ProAssurance board

W. Stancil Starnes, who has led ProAssurance and its board for some 15 years, has announced plans to retire in May.

Protective Life acquires AUL Corp.

The agreement with AUL Corp. marks Protective’s 59th acquisition and builds on the company’s automotive finance and insurance area.

Elba’s National Security Group acquired for $41 million

The National Security Group, based in Elba, and VR Insurance Holdings, a new Delaware company, have agreed to a merger, with VR Holdings acquiring...

Alfa acquiring Legacy Insurance Services

Trexis brand acquisition expands Alfa’s auto coverage.

Guest Column: Is Your Commercial Building Winter Ready?

Is your commercial property ready for winter weather? Proper maintenance and preparation are the key to being ready for even the worst winter storms....

Alabama Blue Cross exec to chair national board

Tim Vines, president and CEO of Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Alabama, has been chosen as chair of the board of the national...

Samford opens Alfa Risk Management and Insurance Lab

Samford University opened the Alfa Risk Management and Insurance Lab late last week. Partnering with Alfa Insurance, the lab is part of a multipronged...

No two retirements are alike at Protective

Protective is offering a suite of annuity products to meet people's goals for the latter part of their lives.

Byars|Wright Gets Growing

Haig Wright II was the 30-year-old president of his father, Dick Wright’s, insurance agency, Primm-Wright Inc., when in 1990, the agency merged with Byars...

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