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Wellness Council of America Recognizes Lawley as a “Well Workplace”
Business, Health

Buffalo, N.Y. (April 14, 2016) – Lawley, a Top 100 independent insurance broker in the United States according to Business Insurance, was recently announced as a recipient of the Wellness Council of America’s (WELCOA) “Well Workplace” award. Lawley is one of nine companies in the U.S. to receive the award, which recognizes companies taking responsibility for maximizing the health and wellness of its employees.


“We are pleased to receive this recognition from the Wellness Council of America. Lawley takes great pride in being an organization that cares about the health and wellness of our associates,” said Carly Kennedy, Wellness and Health Management Specialist at Lawley. “Additionally, we practice what we preach. We believe in helping our employees reach their health and wellness goals to feel their best, and we implement wellness programs for our clients because we see the effects those programs have first hand.”


The Well Workplace award is given at four levels: bronze, silver, gold and platinum. Application criteria for each award level is based upon progressive development and implementation of an organization’s wellness initiative within the context of seven critical benchmarks provided by WELCOA. 


Lawley was awarded at the gold level for their development of comprehensive, strategic programs producing results. The company has provided an associate wellness program for over six years, which regularly yields high employee participation. The program includes onsite wellness challenges and activities such as a stress management program, weight loss challenge, fitness classes, onsite chair massages, lunch and learns, and much more. 


About Lawley

Lawley is a privately-owned, independent regional insurance firm specializing in property, casualty and personal insurance, employee benefits and risk management consulting and ranked among the 100 Largest Insurance Brokers in the U.S., according to Business Insurance magazine. 


For over 60 years, Lawley’s team of more than 350 associates have developed customized property, casualty, surety and benefits insurance programs for businesses and municipalities of all sizes along with personalized protection for individuals and their families. Lawley is consistently recognized as one of the Best Places to Work by Buffalo Business First


Headquartered in Buffalo, NY, Lawley has branch offices across New York in Amherst, Batavia, Elmsford, Fredonia, Melville and Rochester along with Darien, Connecticut and Florham Park, New Jersey. To find out more, visit lawleyinsurance.com.



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