We are proud to announce that UNICO Group has been named a Platinum Partner by United Fire Group! Agencies are awarded this honor based on UFG’s high-quality standards of measurement and only the top 8% of agents qualify. UFG incorporates a unique set of metrics that agencies are evaluated against in order to receive this honor including profitability, growth, retention, and claim frequency. UNICO has qualified as a Platinum Partner agency for 2 consecutive years. We are proud to be recognized as one of the highest-performing UFG agencies in the country.
As UNICO continues to be recognized as the workers’ compensation experts dedicated to lowering costs we are amazed at how many companies are not getting any assistance to help them ensure their open workers’ compensation claims are monitored properly. This can have a dramatic impact on how the NCCI experience modification factor is developed. When a workers’ compensation claim is submitted the adjuster will set up a reserve amount which is an estimate of what may be paid out for that claim. That reserve number may change as the claim develops and the adjuster learns more about the status of the injured employee. This reserve will likely be what the ultimate settlement may be which can be inflated. However, there are many cases where communication […]