Hood Group unit Select and Protect has selected RSA to serve as underwriter for its Ultima home insurance product.

RSA personal lines broker managing director Jill White said, "A key part of our strategy is to work with chosen partners where we have shared objectives and ambitions for sustainable profitable growth."

Designed for customers who need a more comprehensive level of protection for home and contents, Ultima home insurance product includes accidental damage cover for buildings and contents, personal belongings and worldwide cover.

RSA is a provider of insurance solutions for both corporates and individuals, including large and complex risks, mid market commercial risks and retail customers worldwide.

The company is already working on three other product lines of Select and Protect.