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Company Details
Address: 700 South Street
City: Pittsfield
State: MA
ZIP Code: 01201
Phone Number: 413-499-4321
AM Best Rating: A+
URL where was collected the AM Best Rating: http://www3.ambest.com/ratings/FullProfile.asp?BL=0&amb=7409&AltNum=13247409&AltSrc=4
Lines of Insurance: care, disability
States Licensed To Sell Insurance In: AL, AK, AZ, AR, CA, CO, CT, DE, DC, FL, GA, HI, ID, IL, IN, IA, KS, KY, LA, ME, MD, MA, MI, MN, MS, MO, MT, NE, NV, NH, NJ, NM, NY, NC, ND, OH, OK, OR, PA, RI, SC, SD, TN, TX, UT, VT, VA, WA, WV, WI, WY
Type of Insurance Company: Mutual
Parent Company: The Guardian Life Insurance Co. of America
Top executive Contact: Joan E. Bancroft
Title of Top executive: President
Assets & Premiums: 2005 assets (parent): $24.8 Billion2005 revenues (parent): $325 Million
Company Rating 1 (2 reviews)

Company Overview:


Company History: Merged with the Guardian Life Insurance Company in 2001.
Principle Sales Methods: Products are sold through a nationwide network of Guardian Life Insurance agents. Internet initiation of contact available.

Health Business: Berkshire offers coverage in the areas of Disability, Business Disability, Home-based Business Ownner’s and Long Term Care insurance.