Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Zurich American Insurance Company
Current Parent Company: 
Zurich Insurance
Penalty: 
$20,000
Year: 
2016
Date: 
August 12, 2016
Offense Group: 
consumer-protection-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
insurance violation
Violation Description: 

$20,000 fine with $10,000 suspended with compliance plan for failing to use the correct company name on correspondence and email and by failing to consistently disclose all pertinent policy benefits and coverages to insureds when a claim was presented. RCW 48.05.190, RCW 48.30.010(1), WAC 284-30-670...

Level of Government: 
state
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Washington State Office of the Insurance Commissioner
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Facility State: 
Washington
HQ Country of Parent: 
Switzerland
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent: 
financial services
Specific Industry of Parent: 
insurance
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Parent company note: 
Parent-subsidiary relationship is current as of the most recent revision listed in the Update Log.