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Crawford joins gig economy with $36m WeGoLook acquisition

7 December 2016 // 0 Comments

Insurance claims management specialist Crawford & Company has stepped into the 'gig economy' marketplace with a $36m acquisition for 85% of WeGoLook. The online and mobile platform based in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma deploys thousands of people from a nationwide network to inspect and verify information, helping clients make real time decisions. Crawford announced the acquisition of a majority interest as a strategic investment to help it revolutionize, automate and expedite the claim handling process "by utilizing a large mobile workforce for automotive and property inspections." [...]