Progressive insurance is one of the leading company in this field. They provide wide range of insurance products. In vehicle and recreational category they offer ATV, auto, boat, classic car, golf cart, motorcycle, PWC, RV/Trailer, Segway, snowmobile. In home and property the progressive provides condo, flood, homeowners, homeshare, mobile home, renters
The Progressive also provide coverages for business, car shopping service, commercial, electronic device, health, home financing, home refinancing, home security, home warranty, ID theft, life, Mexico auto, personal loans, pet, travel, umbrella, wedding & event.
Progressive Insurance History
All this giant insurance portfolio does not come into existence over night but it took more than 82 years for progressive to come up this position. The progressive insurance is shining in the industry since 1937 when Joseph Lewis and Jack Green decided to start an insurance company. In 1956 they target to insure the more risky drivers and in 1987 they complete the $1 billion written premium benchmark. But they did not stop there, with their continuous efforts and great team work of company’s employees, in 2016 the Progressive insurance completed the $20 billion written premium benchmark, and within next two years in 2018 they achieve the $30 billion written premium.
The company’s headquarters is in Mayfield Village, Ohio while Tricia Griffith is the current CEO and president of company. As of 2019 records the company has more than 35000 employees working devotedly to achieve the new heights for Progressive.
According to 2019 Fortune 500 list, Progressive insurance company rank as the 99th largest company in US in terms of revenue.
Progressive insurance Law Suits and Controversies
During all these glorious years the progressive also has to face some controversies especially in last two decades. Here is the list of law suits that progressive had faced.
Back in 2002, in a law suit of diminished value claims brought by policyholders, the company has to do the settlement with the State of Georgia
In the suit about the privacy invasion and fraud in 2007, the company has to made apology.
Another case of allegedly deceiving policyholders by employing sued in 2009 is still in the court
In 2012 they were get criticism about the negligence in their claim handling process, after mishandling of claim case Kaitlynn Fisher.
Progressive Insurance Contact Information
Over last 82 years progressive has attain a very respectable place, in which their highly qualified customer call agents plays the vital role.
The customer care service provide multiple services like to report a claim or report an accident, to get a quote of any progressive insurance product or you can also buy a policy through call. This 24/7 call service also provides the roadside assistance as well. To get any of the above mentioned service, you can call on their toll free number +1-800-776-4737.
Other important numbers are:
Commercial insurance: 1-888-240-9839
Report fraud or identity theft: 1-888-288-0770
General fax: 1-877-280-5587
Other than that the policy holder having an online account with progressive can also chat or email by logging in to your online account.