Crawford & Company Announces Virtual Format for 2020 Annual Meeting of Shareholders

Staff Report From Metro Atlanta CEO

Friday, May 8th, 2020

Crawford & Company, the world’s largest publicly listed independent provider of claims management and outsourcing solutions to insurance companies and self-insured entities, announced that the 2020 Annual Meeting of Shareholders (the “Annual Meeting”) will be held virtually due to the public health impact of the novel coronavirus outbreak (COVID-19) and the related governmental actions in response to the outbreak, as well as to support the health and well-being of our employees, shareholders and directors.

The Annual Meeting will be held on Friday, May 15, 2020 at 2:00 p.m. Eastern Time in a virtual format only. As described in the proxy materials for the Annual Meeting previously distributed, you are entitled to participate in the Annual Meeting if you were a shareholder of record of Class B Common Stock of the Company as of the close of business on March 20, 2020, the record date. Shares of Class A Common Stock of the Company are not entitled to vote at the Annual Meeting.

To access the Annual Meeting online, visit the virtual meeting website at You can also access this link directly from our website at at the “News & Events” tab under “Investors.” To be admitted to the Annual Meeting, you will then need to enter your control number found on your proxy card, your voting instruction form or the “Notice of Internet Availability” that you previously received, as well as the meeting code CRAWFORD2020. A notice regarding this change to a virtual meeting format (the “Notice”) is being filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission. Additional information regarding the Annual Meeting, shareholder participation and voting is provided in the Notice.