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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

Best's Reviews

Allianz: Large Shipping Losses Decline on Better Risk Management, Regulations, Ship Design

Jul 18, 2018 The frequency and severity of global large shipping losses continue to decline on improved risk management, safety...

Anthem Sued Over Alleged Denial of Emergency Room Claims

Jul 18, 2018 A group of Georgia physicians has sued Anthem Inc. for allegedly refusing to pay some emergency-room charges under the carrier’s policy to deny claims for...

Lansforsakringar Sak CEO: Mutuals Are the Original Sustainable Insurer

Jul 18, 2018 Ann Sommer, chief executive officer, Lansforsakringar Sak, said mutual insurers in Sweden grew out of societal needs and have shown their...

Kemper Second-Quarter Pretax Cat Losses Could Reach $47 Million

Jul 18, 2018 Kemper Corp. incurred estimated second-quarter pretax catastrophe losses of $42 million to $47 million from 15 storms. Homeowners and automobile...

Claims Journal

To Limit Liability, Hotel Sues Vegas Mass Shooting Victims

Jul 18, 2018 MGM Resorts International sued the victims of a Las Vegas music festival mass shooting in an effort to block any potential compensation claims against it. The owner of the...

Emergency Injuries Soar as Scooters Take Over Sidewalks

Jul 18, 2018 Motorized scooters are making quite the splash in pedestrian-heavy cities from Santa Monica, California, to Washington, D.C. They’re ubiquitous, inexpensive to rent,...

Fitch: Adjusted Asbestos Survival Ratio Remains Below 8 Years

Jul 18, 2018 Following a review of recent years’ asbestos related claims and litigation activity and insurers’ paid and incurred loss experience, Fitch has raised...

Copper Trains Ransacked During Full-Moon Desert Heists

Jul 18, 2018 On nights lit by a full moon, thieves leap from trucks onto trains as they roll through Chile’s Atacama Desert, before throwing 80-kilo (180-pound) slabs of...

Business Insurance

Employers likely to prevail in LGBT cases at Supreme Court with Kennedy retirement

Jun 28, 2018 Employers will likely have an easier time combating claims of...

Validus recruits executive from XL

Jun 28, 2018 Validus Specialty Underwriting Services Inc. has recruited Bob Eells from XL Group to be senior vice president...

Lockton reports revenue increase

Jun 28, 2018 Lockton Cos. L.L.C. reported $1.57 billion in revenue for fiscal year 2018, a 9.9% increase over fiscal year 2017...