The Sun Fire Office is established
We insure the home of Captain James Cook, prior to the first of his legendary voyages
We cover Down House, where Charles Darwin wrote On the Origin of Species
The Sun Insurance Office merges with The Alliance Assurance Company to form Sun Alliance Insurance Limited
Sun Alliance Group merges with Royal Insurance Holdings, to become Royal & Sun Alliance Insurance Group plc
MORE TH>N launches in the UK
We became the first
carbon-neutral UK insurer
We help rebuild port facilities at
Galveston in Texas, after Hurricane Ike
Royal & Sun Alliance becomes RSA Insurance Group plc
We take part in the reconstruction of the Italian
city of L’Aquila following an earthquake
RSA has a proud heritage dating back more than 300 years.
The current Company structure was created in 1996 following the merger of two of the largest insurance companies in the UK, Royal Insurance and Sun Alliance. In 2008 we shortened our name to RSA and simplified and refreshed our corporate brand.