United Fire Group, Inc. (United Fire) provides insurance protection for individuals and businesses through several regional companies. The Company operates through two segments: property and casualty insurance, and life insurance. The Company's property and casualty insurance segment consists of commercial lines insurance, including surety bonds, personal lines insurance and assumed reinsurance. The Company's life insurance segment consists of deferred and immediate fixed annuities, universal life insurance products and traditional life insurance products. The Company's property and casualty insurance company subsidiaries are licensed in 43 states plus the District of Columbia and are represented by approximately 1,200 independent agencies. Its life insurance subsidiary is licensed in 37 states and is represented by approximately 1,000 independent agencies.