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Westfield Insurance

(Private)  
Insurance
2,500 - 5,000 employees  |  
Overview
Promises made, promises delivered. Since 1848.
Genuine care and support for the customers we serve have been Westfield traditions for over 160 years. Our employees consistently deliver on our promise of protection -- fairly and accurately -- so that our own customers have become our strongest advocates.
Our rich heritage enables us to confidently embrace change: we have proven our ability to adapt and are creating a culture of innovation with the courage to risk new ideas.
Westfield has always been a relationship company, sharing what our employees and agents know to help customers protect the things they care about most. Our business relies on the strength of our relationships, and our success is achieved based on a belief in the ability of real people, who possess specialized knowledge, to create real value for our customers.
As a company that embraces change, we have proven our ability to adapt and are creating a culture of innovation with the courage to risk new ideas.
Westfield provides a broad portfolio of insurance and financial services backed by knowledgeable employees and a network of more than 1,000 professional independent insurance agencies. Westfield operates in 21 states for property and casualty insurance and 31 states for surety. Westfield is one of the nation’s Top 50 Property & Casualty insurance companies, one of the top writers of farm insurance in the country, and the largest writer of contract performance bonds in Ohio.




Benefits
Today’s Choices…Tomorrow’s Rewards! For your physical, mental, and financial well-being People are Westfield Group’s most valuable asset. We will support our people by offering benefit plans that promote the long-term physical, mental and financial well-being of our employees and their dependents while meeting the corporate goal of attracting, developing, empowering, and retaining quality people. The benefits will be proactively administered to enable Westfield to manage the corporate costs and risks associated with benefit programs. The programs will include appropriate choices for a diverse population. Employees and their families will be rewarded for behaviors that support healthy lifestyles and wealth accumulation. A sample of our current offerings: Physical Well-being • Medical/Rx, Dental, Vision • Fitness centers at Home office and Lancaster Service Office • Lifestyle 180® Program • Healthy Eating at Westfield cafeterias • Corporate Intramural Golf League

Mental Well-being • EAP • Behavioral Health Benefits • Westfield University • Undergraduate tuition reimbursement • Flexible work arrangements • Business casual dress/casual Fridays • Employee celebrations • Westfield Wares • Career achievement program • Westfield excellence

Financial Well-being • Compensation/ Incentive compensation programs • Health Savings Accounts (HSA)/Flexible Spending Accounts (FSA) • Life/AD&D insurance • Disability protection • Hartford programs • Defined benefit pension plan • Defined contribution 401(k) plan • Vacation/sick time • Employee discounts • Community investment

Vision
Westfield is a customer-focused insurance, banking and related financial services group of businesses. Our winning vision embraces innovation and opportunities in a changing world.

Our strength comes through relationships we have built with employees, business partners and customers. The product we offer our customer is peace of mind and our promise of protection is supported by a commitment to service excellence, provided by an exceptional team of diverse people.

Our success will be based upon sharing knowledge, building trust, ethical conduct, financial integrity and respect for people.
Our Business
Westfield Insurance is a multi-line insurer offering a broad range of insurance products for individuals and businesses. Our products are distributed through independent agents who serve their clients as trusted advisors. Personal Lines Our personal lines business is focused on advancing our depth of customer insight and developing products and services that meet the needs of specific customer segments. Our personal lines marketing and underwriting professionals provide personal customized assistance and services to our independent agency partners. AgriBusiness Westfield’s specialized knowledge of modern agriculture and our unique appetite for both farm and commercial agribusiness makes us a “one-stop” agricultural carrier. Founded by farmers for farmers, Westfield is one of the nation’s top writers of farm owner business and this division continues to grow rapidly. Our focus today is on suppliers, processors and distributors who are one-step removed from the farm. Small Business Accounts Our greatest number of commercial accounts is in our small business division. These accounts are typically privately held and involved in real estate, hospitality, wood and metal manufacturing, non-food distribution, contracting and service. Middle Market Westfield fills a niche by providing a level of customized service to our middle market customers that the national carriers typically reserve only for jumbo-size accounts. Our dedicated service team approach to writing and retaining middle market accounts is unique in the industry. We continue to expand our capabilities in underwriting, risk control and specialized claims services. Middle market field managers work directly with agency producers to build and retain a balanced book of middle market business. Risk Control Customers want us to help them identify and prevent losses, and our risk control services result in proven loss reductions. Agents can also help their customers identify their business risk issues with our online Risk Control Assessment. This survey provides a customized report of strengths and weaknesses, along with a tangible checklist of action steps to help improve the customer’s ability to control loss. Workers’ Comp Westfield’s responsible approach to workers’ comp coverage rounds out our offerings to our middle market, small business and agribusiness customers, and we continue to expand this business in new and existing territories. Surety Westfield is among the largest surety producers in the United States, and surety continues to be one of Westfield’s most profitable divisions. This division has recorded more than 50 consecutive years of profitable performance. We know of no other company that is able to match the consistency of our performance in surety over the years. Our unique capabilities in surety and our strong relationships in this area support the growth Hospitality Operations Westfield continues our strong commitment and dedication toward relationships we establish and nurture with agents and customers. The facilities situated on our Home Office campus serve to fortify this effort through meaningful, memorable and vivid experiences we create for all our special guests. Westfield Country Club is private country club including two championship golf courses, complete practice facilities, golf shop, Olympic-size pool, tennis and basketball courts, and full service dining. The Blair Center catering and conference facility offers outstanding services for groups large or small. Blair Center features a central banquet room and other intimate spaces offering unique décor and privacy accented by views of the golf course. The Westfield Inn, a quaint 64-room Inn, offers modern conveniences and an impressive array of amenities. Signature dining, meeting and entertaining are offered in complementing rooms designed specifically to accentuate a unique guest experience.Westfield Center, Ohio, is located just 40 miles outside of Cleveland, OH and relocation packages are available for applicable positions
Connect
Mail:
One Park Circle P.O. Box 5001
Westfield Center, Ohio 44251

Phone: (800) 243-0210
Fax: (330) 887-0840

www.WestfieldInsurance.com

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