Because the insurance industry is evolving, and rules and regulations change, we help you stay up-to-date by sending carrier, product, and other updates regularly via emails and e-newsletters, post updates in our online Newsroom, and post on social media. Check out the latest news below.



A Letter from Word & Brown President Jessica Word

At Word & Brown, we recognize the unprecedented times you, your family, and your clients are facing.

PEO Guidelines

Find out more about each carrier's PEO Guidelines.

Complying with California’s New Sexual Harassment Training

Tips for complying with California’s new sexual harassment training requirement.

Owner Only Groups

Will the carrier write an Owner Only Group?

Common Ownership

Find out more about carrier guidelines related to common ownership groups.

Updated Participation Guide for Vision Coverage

Word & Brown has published a new California Vision Participation Guide for brokers interested in the carrier and third party administrator (TPA) guidelines for employer-sponsored and voluntary Vision coverage.

New Participation Guide for Dental

As part of our continuing commitment to help you write more Dental business, we’ve developed a new California Dental Participation Guide.

New Hire Rating Guide

New Hire rates will be based on the member’s age at the member’s enrollment date