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2019

07/29/2019

First Insurance Company of Hawaii Volunteers Help Beautify Waipahu Intermediate School

Volunteers from First Insurance Company of Hawaii (FICOH) helped beautify the campus at Waipahu Intermediate School this weekend.

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07/15/2019

First Insurance Company of Hawaii Launches Summer Vacation Photo Contest

First Insurance Company of Hawaii, Ltd. (FICOH) wants to see your best summer vacation photos! FICOH launched the #FICOHSummerVacation sweepstakes today on Instagram. You can post your photos for a chance to win a $300 Hawaiian Airlines gift card to go toward your next vacation.

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06/27/2019

First Insurance Company of Hawaii Hires New Claims Manager

First Insurance Company of Hawaii, Ltd. (FICOH) has hired Christina Griffin as the new manager of FiRMS Claims Services.

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06/20/2019

First Insurance Company of Hawaii Announces Two Promotions

The First Insurance Company of Hawaii (FICOH) Board of Directors has elected Todd Takayama senior vice president of Commercial Underwriting and Marie Weite vice president of Claims.

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05/13/2019

Pre-Hurricane Homeowners Insurance Tips

Hurricane season in Hawaii starts June 1 and ends November 30. If you have a homeowners insurance policy, you may think you’re covered for hurricane wind and flood damage. Unfortunately, you may not be.

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04/02/2019

First Insurance Company of Hawaii Names Two New Members to Advisory Board

First Insurance Company of Hawaii (FICOH) has announced the appointment of Dr. Charles “Chip” Fletcher and Susan Eichor to its Advisory Board.

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02/21/2019

Carrying Optional Auto Coverages and High Enough Limits Is Worth the Price

First Insurance Company of Hawaii, Ltd. (FICOH) encourages Hawaii drivers to educate themselves on their auto insurance policy and assess if they would be adequately protected in the event of a serious accident.

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01/18/2019

First Insurance Donates Record Amount to Hawaii Nonprofits in 2018

In 2018, First Insurance Company of Hawaiiʻs (FICOH) charitable donations totaled a record $882,000, exceeding 2017 donations by more than 25 percent and benefiting more than 100 local nonprofit organizations and projects.

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01/08/2019

First Insurance Maintains A+ Rating from A.M. Best

A.M. Best Co., a global credit rating agency that focuses on the insurance industry, has affirmed the superior Financial Strength Rating (FSR) of A+ for First Insurance Company of Hawaii (FICOH).

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10/29/2018

First Insurance Company of Hawaii Promotes Kei Kobayashi to Vice President & FiRMS COO

First Insurance Company of Hawaii (FICOH) has announced the promotion of Kei Kobayashi to Vice President. In addition, Kobayashi will be assuming the role of Chief Operating Officer (COO) of First Risk Management Services (FiRMS), a FICOH subsidiary that delivers non-standard risk solutions.

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10/26/2018

First Insurance Company of Hawaii Earns Gold in Workplace Health Achievement Index

First Insurance Company of Hawaii (FICOH) has been awarded the highest level of achievement – gold level status – in the American Heart Association’s (AHA) 2018 Workplace Health Achievement Index.

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10/15/2018

First Insurance Company of Hawaii Hires Lance Kawano

First Insurance Company of Hawaii (FICOH) has hired Lance Kawano as vice president of FICOH and president of First Risk Management Services (FiRMS). FiRMS is a FICOH subsidiary that delivers non-standard risk solutions, including excess & surplus and captive insurance arrangements. 

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10/02/2018

First Insurance Co. of Hawaii Donates $40,000 to Hawaii Meals on Wheels

First Insurance Company of Hawaii (FICOH) topped off its five-month social media campaign to celebrate and honor Hawaii’s kupuna with a $40,000 donation to Hawai‘i Meals on Wheels (HMoW) at its annual gala held Sept. 28 at the Honolulu Country Club. The donation will allow the nonprofit organization to deliver 2,500 meals to homebound seniors and those who are disabled.

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08/22/2018

First Insurance Company of Hawaii Claim Reporting Contacts & Guidelines

With the approach of Hurricane Lane, First Insurance Company of Hawaii (FICOH) will be dispatching additional catastrophe adjusters from the mainland and has arranged for catastrophe call center operators to be available to take claims.

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07/02/2018

First Insurance Co. of Hawaii Shines Spotlight on Kupuna Recipes with 'Family Favorites' Recipe Contest

Our kupuna have fed us, loved us, and supported us. To celebrate their contributions to our lives and Hawaii as a whole, First Insurance Company of Hawaii, Ltd. (FICOH) is launching a “Family Favorites Recipe Contest” highlighting the favorite local dishes our parents and grandparents have prepared for us over the years.   

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