Boston, Mass. (September 22, 2010) – Liberty Mutual Agency Markets, a strategic business unit of Liberty Mutual Group, has received the 2010 Interface Partner Award from insurance technology company Applied Systems.
The recognition for interface advancements in download and real-time rating marks the third consecutive year that Agency Markets has been honored for its companies’ commitment to real-time communication with its appointed independent agencies.
“We are honored to receive this recognition for our ongoing efforts to speed agents’ workflows,” said Ms. Mele Fuller, manager, Agency Automation, Marketing Information Management. “By saving agents’ time and making it easier for them to deliver exceptional products and services, we help them better serve their customers and give them a competitive edge to achieve profitable growth.”
Liberty Mutual Agency Markets received the Interface Partner Award during a ceremony in Chicago at the recent 2010 TENCon, the Technology, Education and Networking Conference hosted by ASCnet, the Applied Systems Client Network.
“Each year, agencies and carriers are completing more transactions efficiently and in less time because of the dedication of companies such as Liberty Mutual Agency Markets,” said Doug Johnston, vice president of Partner Relations and Product Innovation at Applied Systems.
Agency Markets’ companies offer agents with Applied Systems’ agency management systems the following real-time and batch transactions: personal and commercial lines policy, direct bill commission and claims download; first notice of loss upload; real-time policy, billing and claims inquiries for personal and commercial lines; real-time alerts and email PUSH messages for billing and claims transactions and bulletins; real-time bridge for personal lines endorsements; real-time bridge for personal and commercial rating; and company website sign-on.
In business since 1923 and based in Seattle, Wash., Safeco Insurance sells personal automobile, homeowners and specialty products through a network of more than 10,000 independent insurance agencies throughout the United States. Safeco is a Liberty Mutual Insurance company.
Boston-based Liberty Mutual Insurance is a diversified global insurer and the third largest property and casualty insurer in the U.S. based on 2012 direct premiums written as reported by the National Association of Insurance Commissioners. Liberty Mutual Insurance also ranks 81st on the Fortune 100 list of largest U.S. corporations, based on 2012 revenue.
For more information about Safeco Insurance, go to www.Safeco.com.