Commercial Surety, Fidelity & Contract Surety Bonds

Protect and Manage Your Business’s Overall Risk

Surety and Fidelity bonds are an important part of doing business for many companies, and they can be a critical component of a strong risk management strategy as well.
That’s why The Hartford has a dedicated Bond Division with a full range of solutions and the flexibility businesses require to help them secure the right type of protection or to comply with contractual or court mandated requirements.

Our experienced  underwriters can help ensure companies can continue to operate and safeguard their assets.

Commercial Surety Bonds

Commercial surety bonds help ensure performance of an obligation and compliance with given requirements. Take a look at just some of the surety bond options we provide:
  • Non-Construction Performance Surety Bonds to help ensure fulfillment of contract obligations
  • License and Permit Bonds to help meet government-mandated requirements
  • Probate and Judicial Bonds for fiduciaries and civil court proceedings
  • Public Official Bonds for tax collectors, town managers, treasurers & notaries

Contract Surety Bonds

Our Contract Surety Division offers bid, payment and performance bonds specifically underwritten to help meet the needs of general, highway/heavy, trade and specialty contractors of all sizes.

Fidelity Bonds

Help safeguard business assets from fraud and theft with The Hartford's range of fidelity bonds. These fidelity bond options are ideal for small and midsize businesses:
  • ERISA Fidelity Bonds to help meet federal statutory compliance obligation for retirement plan assets
  • CrimeSHIELD® Advanced Policy which helps cover losses resulting from employee theft, employee theft-client premises, forgery, theft/disappearance/destruction, robbery, safe burglary, and computer and funds transfer fraud
  • Business Service Bond to help protect against loss from employee theft while performing services for others
For more details on what coverages and services are available to you, contact your agent at The Hartford today.
All coverages and services may not be available for all businesses or in all states.
Certain coverages vary by state and may not be available to all businesses. All Hartford coverages and services described on this page may be offered by one or more of the property and casualty insurance company subsidiaries of The Hartford Financial Services Group, Inc. In TX, this insurance is written by Sentinel Insurance Company, Ltd., Hartford Casualty Insurance Company, Hartford Lloyd’s Insurance Company, Property and Casualty Insurance Company of Hartford, Hartford Underwriters Insurance Company, Twin City Fire Insurance Company, Hartford Accident and Indemnity Company and Hartford Fire Insurance Company. In CA by Sentinel Insurance Company, Ltd. (CA license # 8701) and its property and casualty insurance company affiliates, One Hartford Plaza, Hartford, CT 06155.
The Hartford® is The Hartford Financial Services Group, Inc. and its property and casualty subsidiaries, including issuing company, Hartford Fire Insurance Company. Its headquarters is in Hartford, CT.