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Business Insurance Honors United Educators As Finalist Nominee for Risk Management Team of the Year

Recognition of Innovative Incentive Program Successes

business-insurance-awards.jpegBethesda, Md., July 20, 2023 — Based on its innovative incentive program, United Educators (UE) was honored as a finalist nominee for Risk Management Team of the Year by Business Insurance.

“Our team thinks creatively and strategically about education’s top risks,” said Sarah Braughler, UE’s Vice President of Risk Management.

At an award ceremony on July 19 in New York, Business Insurance recognized UE for its innovative Risk Management Premium Credit (RMPC) program.

UE’s RMPC program incentivizes institutions to use UE’s claims and risk management expertise to implement impactful mitigations on high-risk areas by offering up to 6% potential premium savings.

UE’s team analyzed claims and actuarial data, participation and satisfaction data, human capital optimization data, and member insights to identify programmatic improvements to the program. Innovations resulted in:

The Business Insurance, 2023 U.S. Insurance Awards honor professionals working on specific projects in the commercial insurance and risk management sector. Learn more about the awards here.

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About UE
UE is education’s answer to the distinct risks and opportunities institutions face. UE provides liability insurance and risk management services to about 1,600 members representing K-12 schools, colleges, and universities throughout the United States. Founded in 1987 as a risk retention group, UE is owned and governed by the institutions it insures. UE addresses our members’ unique risks through thoughtful underwriting resulting in appropriate coverage.

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