NU Online News Service, March 13, 10:03 a.m. – The Hartford Financial Services Group Inc., Hartford, has expanded the benefits available through its blanket accident insurance program.

The insurance, sold through Hartford’s group life and accident unit, insures participants in camping programs, sports leagues, church groups and other organizations against accidents leading to death, loss of limbs, or injuries requiring medical attention.

Hartford has increased the maximum benefit limits and added many features and optional benefits, such as extra benefits for participants who become paralyzed, participants who become comatose, and benefits for victims of felonious assaults.