To Our Customers Impacted By The Recent Storms
We hope you and your family are safe. If you have been affected by one of the recent hurricanes or tropical storms and need to make an insurance claim, please call 1-800-362-7535 or click here to file your claim online.

Small business insurance for agents

When it comes to America's independent agent, Markel knows how important it is to you to have a reliable and easy-to-manage small business option. Markel has taken great pride in being a consistent market for America's small businesses. We are a market that consistently looks for opportunities to support ease-of-use for our agents and strives to provide superior service to all of our agents, policy holders and injured workers. 

Appointed Markel agents experience:  

  • Superior customer service  
  • Flexible and responsive individual-risk underwriting  
  • Mobile access for quoting and insured policy information  
  • Commitment to solutions being designed 'For the Agent, by the Agent'  
  • Financial stability and long term commitment

mPortal (formerly 1stQuote)
Markel agents have access to the mPortal underwriting and policy administration system, which allows for:

  • 3-minute online quoting of new workers compensation and businessowners policy (BOP) accounts
  • Online quote, bind, and issue capabilities
  • Electronic document delivery
  • Instant chat functionality, allowing direct communication with underwriting staff
  • Insured-in-office alerts to prioritize time-sensitive accounts

We are committed to building stable, long-term relationships with our agents.  Unlike others who may come and go, Markel is here to stay. 

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