SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
WASHINGTON, D.C. 20549
CURRENT REPORT PURSUANT
TO SECTION 13 OR 15(d) OF THE
SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): November 6, 2017
CRAWFORD & COMPANY
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Its Charter)
(State or Other Jurisdiction of Incorporation)
(Commission File Number)
(IRS Employer Identification No.)
5335 Triangle Parkway, Peachtree Corners, Georgia
(Address of Principal Executive Offices)
(Registrant's Telephone Number, Including Area Code)
(Former Name or Former Address, if Changed Since Last Report)
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ITEM 2.02. Results of Operations and Financial Condition
On November 6, 2017, Crawford & Company (the "Company") issued a press release containing information about the Company's financial results for the third quarter 2017. A copy of the press release is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1 and is incorporated herein by this reference.
ITEM 7.01. Regulation FD Disclosure
The Company has made available on the Company's website at www.crawfordandcompany.com a presentation designed to enhance the information presented at its quarterly earnings conference call on Monday, November 6, 2017 at 4:30 p.m. Eastern Time. A copy of the presentation is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.2 and is incorporated herein by this reference.
ITEM 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits
(d) The following exhibits are being filed herewith:
The information contained in this current report on Form 8-K and in the accompanying exhibits shall not be incorporated by reference into any filing of the Company with the SEC, whether made before or after the date hereof, regardless of any general incorporation by reference language in such filing, unless expressly incorporated by specific reference to such filing. The information, including the exhibits hereto, shall not be deemed to be "filed" for purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, or otherwise subject to the liabilities of that section or Sections 11 and 12(a)(2) of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities and Exchange Act of 1934, the Registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
CRAWFORD & COMPANY
/s/ W. BRUCE SWAIN
W. Bruce Swain
Executive Vice President -
Chief Financial Officer
Dated: November 6, 2017