CCIG Named Among Top Insurance Brokerages in U.S.

GREENWOOD VILLAGE, COLO. (Aug. 8, 2016) – Independent Insurance Agents & Brokers of America has named CCIG one of the nation’s top independent insurance agencies based on revenue growth and other factors. It was the seventh time that CCIG has won IIABA’s Best Practices Agency designation, based on an extensive review of its financial and… Read more »

Report: ColoradoCare would result in billions in deficits

ColoradoCare would come close to breaking even in its first year while extending health care coverage to all Coloradans, but it would quickly slide into deficits amounting to billions of dollars in subsequent years unless benefits were cut, taxes raised and doctors were paid less. What’s more, the revenues designated for ColoradoCare to pay for… Read more »

CCIG Team Visits Boys and Girls Club

The CCIG team spent an afternoon last week volunteering at the Denver Broncos Boys and Girls Club in the city’s Northeast section. Our visit to the club gave us a glimpse into just how important the Boys and Girls Club can be to so many youngsters in the community. The club, one of nine in… Read more »

Wildfire Coverage That Puts Fire Crews at Your Doorstep

The Cold Springs fire in the Nederland area destroyed eight homes by the time firefighters had mostly halted its advance. It could have been far worse, leaving fire crews overwhelmed had circumstances turned against them. Most of us have homeowners’ insurance that covers fire-related losses. Few of us, however, have coverage that includes suppression and… Read more »

CCIG Wins Wellness Award (Once Again!)

CCIG takes the health and wellness of our employees seriously, which may help explain why our insurance brokerage just won the Pinnacol Assurance Worksite Wellness award for the second time in a row. Winning the January-June contest means our program receives another $2,000 award and that each participant receives $100. Better yet, it means that… Read more »

CCIG Client Wins Colo. Workplace Safety Award

Longtime CCIG client Swingle Lawn, Tree and Landscape Care has won an award from the state for its exemplary track record of workplace safety. Based in Denver, Swingle was one of just seven companies this year to win the Employer Safety Award from the workers’ compensation division of the Colorado Department of Labor and Employment. The award… Read more »

Distracted Drivers Pose Serious Liability to Employers

The work can be dangerous, even deadly. Nail guns that misfire, malfunctioning power saws, scaffolding that collapses. But if you’re in the construction business, your biggest risk may be a distracted driver using their cellphone while behind the wheel of your company vehicle. According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, 3,129 people were killed… Read more »