West Bend was pleased to recently award grants totaling $92,500 to a number of Midwest organizations. The grants were made through the West Bend Independent Agents’ Fund. Since 2006, West Bend has awarded more than $1 million to worthy organizations supported by the independent insurance agents who represent our company.
If you’re a West Bend policyholder who’s been affected by recent flooding that resulted in significant damage, we want to address questions you may have related to your insurance coverage.
Please direct your questions about insurance claims or coverage to West Bend's Claims Department. Click here for contact information.
West Bend understands policyholders in affected areas may have difficulty paying insurance premiums during this time and will be flexible for customers living in those disaster areas. If you have questions about your policy premiums or need an extension, our Accounting Department can help you. You may contact West Bend's Accounting Department at 1-800-236-5002 between 8:00am and 4:30pm CST.
The Illinois State Insurance Department has issued a bulletin related to the flooding disaster areas. West Bend is doing its utmost to comply with these requests and directives. If you live in Illinois and would like more information, please click here.
While other states within our operating area have not issued bulletins, West Bend is aware of those disaster areas. If you're a resident of one of these states and have been affected by a disaster, West Bend will show the same respect and leniency as customers living in states in which bulletins were issued.
Disclaimer: West Bend is making every effort to intercept notices for policyholders in the affected disaster areas. We acknowledge that we may not be able to intercept every notice.
West Bend recently received the Well Workplace Award from WELCOA (The Wellness Council of America).
West Bend successfully met the criteria to achieve a WELCOA national Well Workplace Gold designation. The Gold designation is for companies that successfully build comprehensive worksite wellness initiatives and demonstrate and document concrete outcomes.
WELCOA’s Well Workplace initiative advances an aggressive national worksite wellness agenda and recognizes organizations that have built successful results-oriented wellness programs as defined by WELCOA’s seven benchmarks. The Well Workplace Awards initiative is driven by a rigorous set of criteria. Since its inception in 1991, more than 1,000 corporations, healthcare systems, public agencies, and educational institutions have met those criteria and been recognized as some of America's healthiest companies.
By achieving this level of excellence in workplace wellness programming, our organization has demonstrated its commitment to protecting and enhancing the health and well-being of our most valuable asset—our associates!