For more information contact:
Ms. Fay Smith
215 W. Alameda Avenue, Burbank, CA 91502
Phone: (818) 848-3888, Fax: (818) 846-9995
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
USIS and FRASCO Team Up for Insurance Industry Investigations
FALLS CHURCH, VA & BURBANK, CA, December 15, 2008 – FRASCO, one of the largest insurance
investigation corporations in the U.S., and USIS, the largest supplier of investigative services for the federal
government, today announced a strategic partnership to provide end-to-end investigative services and expertise
to the insurance, third-party administrator, and self-insured industries.
Under the terms of the FRASCO-USIS agreement, FRASCO’s state-of-the-art technology platform, field
investigation workforce, and Special Investigations Unit services, combined with USIS’ national footprint of
approximately 3,000 highly trained and fully vetted investigators, will provide clients with in-depth, comprehensive,
and high quality investigations. Due in large part to this nationwide, professional force of investigators, clients will
also experience a consistent, end-to-end process.
"We have extensive experience implementing and operating a Special Investigations Unit,” said John Simmers,
president and chief executive officer of FRASCO. “Given our extensive hands-on experience, we are well
equipped to support a company’s fraud detection, regulatory, and monitoring needs.”
“Our investigators are USIS employees, already vetted, federally cleared, and highly-trained professionals,” said
Bill Mixon, USIS chief operating officer and leader of the corporation’s government business. “This means we can
provide customers with peace of mind, because they know the professionals working their cases are the best in
the country and are able to produce a consistent, quality, end-to-end investigative process. This partnership has
created a unique investigative solution that we can offer to our clients.”
FRASCO brings 46 years of industry expertise in conducting insurance and commercial investigations. USIS,
which completes more than 500,000 investigations annually, brings over a dozen years of experience in high-level
investigations for the federal government.
FRASCO, headquartered in Burbank, California, is one of the largest insurance investigation corporations in the
United States. With a long-maintained reputation for excellence, FRASCO is also recognized as a top partner by
other national investigation vendor management companies because of its best-in-class technical expertise,
technology, and operational efficiencies. Additional information can be found at www.frasco.com.
Established in 1996, USIS, headquartered in Falls Church, Va., offers a broad range of services, including
background investigations and drug screening solutions, security and related professional services, and national
security-related staffing and training. Additional information can be found at www.usis.com.
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