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Insurance Journal National 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 West 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 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

Business Insurance

Pain of comp fraud: Trolley driver plans alleged assault

Feb 23, 2018 A Boston trolley driver allegedly paid a friend to attack him at work and is now facing...

Number of opioid-dependent injured workers drops in Ohio

Feb 23, 2018 The number of opioid-dependent injured workers under treatment in the Ohio workers compensation system fell 19%...

Senators press DOJ on Daimler emissions probe: Letter

Feb 23, 2018 (Reuters) — Two Democratic U.S. senators on Friday urged Attorney General Jeff Sessions to...

Best's Reviews

A.M. Best Assigns Credit Ratings to FM Insurance Europe, S.A.; Affirms Credit Ratings of FM Global Group’s Members

Feb 23, 2018 A.M. Best has assigned a Financial Strength Rating (FSR) of A+ (Superior) and a Long-Term Issuer...

A.M. Best Revises Outlooks to Positive for Louisiana Farm Bureau Mutual Insurance Company

Feb 23, 2018 A.M. Best has revised the outlooks to positive from stable and affirmed the Financial Strength Rating of A- (Excellent)...

Willis Towers Watson Names Hong Kong Executives

Feb 23, 2018 Willis Towers Watson said it appointed Roger Steel as managing director for Hong Kong and Macau and made two other appointments for its Hong Kong business. The...

Perils Pegs Property Losses at US$305.2 Million for Cyclone Thomas

Feb 23, 2018 Perils AG said its fourth and final insured property loss estimate for extratropical cyclone Thomas puts the loss at €248 million (US$305.2...

Claims Journal

Utilities Blame Climate Change to Avoid Fire Cost Liability

Feb 23, 2018 Across America, utility executives are getting grilled this earnings season about the consequences of tax reforms, slackening growth and possible mergers. In California,...

Driving Study: Male Teens Better Than Older Men, Sports Aid Skills

Feb 23, 2018 A UCLA study explored the relationship between new drivers’ skills and four factors. Instructors from a Los Angeles driving school rated students’...

Federal Food Safety Agency Recalls Chicken Salad Due to Salmonella Risk

Feb 23, 2018 The federal government issued a recall of chicken salad made by an Iowa processing company and distributed by Fareway Stores which has now sickened more...

House Panel Supports Georgia Distracted Driving Bill

Feb 23, 2018 With Georgia having experienced a spike in both fatal crashes and auto insurance premiums, legislators advanced a proposal to make it illegal to hold a cellphone while...

Property Casualty 360

Stepping back in time helps with insurance claims too

Feb 23, 2018 Insurance archaeology helps insurers unearth which entity is responsible for covering long-tail environmental claims.

People on the move in the P&C insurance industry: Feb. 23, 2018

Feb 23, 2018 News from HUB International of California, Brokerslink, Ed and more.

10 states with the worst drivers

Feb 23, 2018 Results from the nationwide CarInsuranceComparison.com annual study identify the worst drivers by state.

Insurers with EU clients face workflow challenges under GDPR

Feb 23, 2018 European homebuyers who insure their properties through U.S. companies could require those businesses to upgrade their data...