Educational institutions - from small, private universities to suburban school districts to community colleges - face numerous common issues such as tight budgets, evolving needs from their constituents and technological changes. Educational organizations also share similar challenges in tackling insurance and risk management strategies that will protect their institutions and underpin their growth plans.

Industries Served: Education

For over 75 years, Wortham has served as a partner to a wide range of educational institutions and has assembled a practice dedicated to meeting the insurance and risk management requirements for educational institutions. Our team includes technical and market professionals who understand this industry's unique demands. Wortham's specialists focus on innovative, cost-effective approaches that give our clients enhanced coverages, limits and pricing alternatives. Our clients benefit from Wortham's strong working relationships with major global insurance markets which give us access to expanded options and more value for clients.

Wortham handles the full spectrum of insurance and risk management solutions for the educational industry, including:

  • Casualty
    • Educator legal liability
    • Primary general liability
    • Buffer excess general liability
    • Licensed professional liability
    • Experiential student liability
    • Campus police department liability
    • Workers compensation
    • Automobile
  • Property
  • Business interruption
  • Power generation outage
  • Surety bonds
  • Employee benefits
  • Construction projects
  • Professional indemnity
    • Directors & officers liability
    • Fiduciary liability
    • General partnership liability
    • Employment practices liability
    • Crime/kidnap and ransom
  • Cyber liability
  • Terrorism