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Insurance Journal South Central 2018-12-17

Dec 17, 2018 The Charity Issue; Photos of Your Organization Involved in Charity Work; IJ's Agents of the Year

Insurance Journal Southeast 2018-12-17

Dec 17, 2018 The Charity Issue; Photos of Your Organization Involved in Charity Work; IJ's Agents of the Year

Insurance Journal Midwest 2018-12-17

Dec 17, 2018 The Charity Issue; Photos of Your Organization Involved in Charity Work; IJ's Agents of the Year

Insurance Journal East 2018-12-17

Dec 17, 2018 The Charity Issue; Photos of Your Organization Involved in Charity Work; IJ's Agents of the Year

Business Insurance

Uber disabled emergency braking in self-driving car: NTSB

May 24, 2018 (Reuters) — Uber Technologies Inc. had disabled an emergency braking system in a self-...

Trump signs regulatory bill including insurance provisions

May 24, 2018 President Donald Trump signed a major financial regulatory package that includes a...

FAA must bolster drone risk management efforts: GAO

May 24, 2018 The Federal Aviation Administration should improve its risk management efforts related to drone...

Demand for transactional risk insurance at high: Marsh

May 24, 2018 Global mergers and acquisitions activity remained robust in 2017, Marsh L.L.C. said in a...

Best's Reviews

Vienna Insurance Group CFO: Strategic Partnership, Reinsurance Expansion Lead 2018 Growth Effort

May 24, 2018 An extended strategic partnership and the planned expansion of its reinsurance operation are part of a strong 2018...

Hanover Fills Two New Commercial Surety Leadership Positions

May 24, 2018 Hanover Insurance Group Inc. has appointed Carrick Bligh as vice president of commercial surety as it seeks growth in that line. It also appointed...

A.M. Best Affirms Credit Ratings of W.R. Berkley Corporation and Its Subsidiaries

May 24, 2018 A.M. Best has affirmed the Long-Term Issuer Credit Rating (Long-Term ICR) of “a-” of W.R. Berkley Corporation (W.R. Berkley) (...

Gallagher Bassett VP of Analytics: Insurance Counsels Face New Data-Based Scrutiny

May 24, 2018 Joseph Powell, vice president, analytics, Gallagher Bassett, said attorneys will become subject to metrics that measure a variety...

Claims Journal

Business News: Lemonade, CoreLogic

May 24, 2018 Lemonade Launches World’s First ‘Open Source’ Insurance Policy Lemonade, the insurance company powered by artificial intelligence and behavioral economics, announced it has...

Americans Remain Concerned That AI Will Hurt Jobs

May 24, 2018 Will artificial intelligence ultimately help or hurt U.S. workers? A Brookings Institution survey offers fresh fodder for the debate, showing opinion is heavily tilted against AI...

Volcanic Eruption a Reminder That Insurance May Not Cover Everything

May 24, 2018 The eruption of Mount Kilauea in Hawaii is a reminder to business owners, even those nowhere near any of the 169 volcanoes in the U.S., that they could be...

NICB: Animal-Related Insurance Claims Top 1.7M in 4 Years

May 24, 2018 The National Insurance Crime Bureau (NICB) released a study on the number of animal-related insurance losses for the years 2014-2017. The data is gleaned from insurance...

Property Casualty 360

Tackling the U.S. flood insurance challenge

Feb 28, 2018 Flood risk is one of the most severe natural hazards in the United States, yet one of the least well-managed. Nearly all the risk is borne by one...

A monumental disaster

Feb 28, 2018 If insurers stopped taking statements — and written, signed ones are better than recorded — they will spend more defending lawsuits than they would settling owed claims.

Around the P&C insurance industry: Feb. 28, 2018

Feb 28, 2018 News from Ryan Specialty Group LLC, J.S. Held, RIMS and more.