Blackburn Group Inc. Announces a New Initiative to Support Risk, Insurance, and Claim Management Institutions with Internships at the Firm

Blackburn Group Inc. announces a new education and training initiative to serve as a firm for Undergraduate and Graduate students to learn the practical application of risk, insurance, and claim management solutions.

Rochester, NY, February 01, 2012 --( Blackburn Group Inc.’s Enterprise Risk and Claim Settlement Solutions partners are pleased to announce internship programs for qualified undergraduate or graduate students interested in the enterprise risk and claim management fields. The company notes that students interested will be working directly with partners to enhance the national distribution networks, develop marketing materials, develop education and training resources, and other activities to enhance to the professional products and services of the firm. The company will support college credit programs and other career enhancement goals for qualified applicants. The new programs reflect the company’s commitment and dedication to serving the needs of the enterprise risk and claims settlement solutions industry.

Blackburn Group, Inc. has been recognized by A.M. Best Company as a Recommended Expert Service Provider in the Insurance and Financial industries. They have also been recognized as the number one resource in the Risk and Insurance Management Society Buyers Guide for Settlement Solutions based upon readership choice for quality services. As one of the leading Independent Enterprise Risk Management firms in the country, their practice teams concentrate on hazard, operational, financial, and strategic risks. Their Risk Solutions include Risk Benchmarking, Claim Management, Loss Control, Regulatory Compliance, Claim Auditing, Premium Auditing, Quality Assurance, Insurance Management, Safety Management, Education and Training, Strategic Planning, Business Development, and Underwriting Management.

MSA was founded as a specialized Medicare Set-Aside (MSA) risk and claim settlement solutions professional service and product company to address the needs of Workers Compensation and Liability claims under the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Service requirements (MMSEA 111). Since 2001, the company’s primary goal has been to provide high quality, low cost MSA management professional services and products to the nationwide business community. Their suite of products and services include Accelerated Settlement Medical Cost Projection Solutions, Medicare Set-Aside (MSA) Solutions, MMSEA Section 111 Mandatory Data Reporting Solutions, Life Care Planning (LCP) Solutions, Lien Verification Negotiation Solutions, Structured Settlement Solutions, Custodial Account Administration, Special Needs Trust Development, and associated Financial Planning Solutions.

The company serves self-insurers, insurers, reinsurers, brokers, captive insurance company domicile managers, actuaries, third party adjusters, nurse case management companies and attorneys. Additionally, they have pioneered the use of technology to simplify the risk and claim management workflow, decrease costs and improve the quality of programs throughout the industry. To support their professional services, our RiskPro® technology solutions include a suite of products and services delivered through applications on Internet-based platforms.

Robert Blackburn founded Blackburn Group, Inc. in 1991 as a company specializing in marketing products and services for the risk, insurance, and claim management fields. At the time of the company’s inception, Mr. Blackburn designed and developed a specialized risk management information system with associated services called RiskPro to analyze and manage an organization’s operational and human resource risks.

Please visit the websites today and for more information about this program please contact Robert J. Blackburn, CPCU.

Blackburn Group Inc.
Robert J. Blackburn