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4521 Highwoods Parkway

Glen Allen, VA 23060

United States

Phone: 804-747-0136

Fax: 804-965-1600

physical damage coverage for automobiles, as well as various types of specialty commercial vehicles, dealers’ open lot and garagekeeper legal liability coverages, vehicular liability and physical damage coverages for local and intermediate haul commercial trucks and liability coverage to operators of non-emergency ambulances and multi-line specialty products designed for the characteristics of the garage industry; inland marine products, which provide various specialty coverages for risks, such as motor truck cargo coverage for damage to third party cargo while in transit, warehouseman's legal liability coverage for damage to third party goods in storage, contractor's equipment coverage for first party property damage and builder's risk coverage; ocean marine products, which provide general liability, professional liability, property and cargo coverages for marine artisan contractors, boat dealers and marina owners, including hull physical damage, protection and indemnity and third party property coverages for ocean cargo; casualty facultative reinsurance written for individual casualty risks focusing on general liability, products liability, automobile liability, and certain classes of miscellaneous professional liability and targeting classes, which include short-tail general liability risks; railroad-related products, which provide first party coverages for short-line and regional railroads, scenic and tourist railroads, commuter and light rail trains and railroad equipment; and public entity insurance and reinsurance programs, which provide coverage for government entities, including counties, municipalities, schools, and community colleges. Specialty Admitted segment This segment writes risks in the standard market that must remain with an admitted insurance company for marketing and regulatory reasons. The majority of the business in the Specialty Admitted segment is written by retail insurance agents who have very limited underwriting authority. Personal lines coverages included in this segment are marketed directly to the consumer using direct mail, internet and telephone promotions, as well as relationships with various motorcycle and boat manufacturers, dealers and associations. The majority of the business produced by this segment is written on an admitted basis either through Markel Insurance Company (MIC), which is domiciled in Illinois; Markel American Insurance Company (MAIC), which is domiciled in Virginia; FirstComp Insurance Company (FCIC), which is domiciled in Nebraska; and Essentia Insurance Company (Essentia), domiciled in Missouri. MIC, MAIC and Essentia are licensed to write property and casualty insurance in all 50 states and the District of Columbia. MAIC is also licensed to write property and casualty insurance in Puerto Rico. Essentia is also licensed in the U.S. Virgin Islands and specializes in coverage for classic cars and boats. FCIC is licensed in 28 states and specializes in workers' compensation coverage. Product offerings within this segment fall within various major product groupings, such as workers' compensation, property and casualty, personal lines, accident and health, and other product lines. Workers' compensation products provide wage replacement and medical benefits to employees injured in the course of employment and target main-street, service and artisan contractor businesses, retail stores, and restaurants. Property and casualty products included in this segment are offered on a monoline or package basis, and target specialized commercial markets and customer groups. Targeted groups include youth and recreation oriented organizations, social service organizations, museums and historic homes, performing arts organizations, senior living facilities and wineries. Personal lines products provide first and third party coverages for various personal watercrafts, including older boats, high performance boats, and yachts, as well as for recreational vehicles, including motorcycles, snowmobiles, and ATVs. Additionally, property coverages are offered for mobile homes, dwellings, and homeowners that do not qualify for standard homeowner's coverage. Other products


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