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Business Insurance

September 21, 2017
Terrorist attacks, large cyber attacks, and misuse of technology are the top risks facing businesses in the United States, according the World...
September 21, 2017
The commercial insurance industry can learn from other industries about how best to create a more diverse and inclusive workforce, according to...
September 21, 2017
Construction employers making good-faith efforts to comply with the U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration’s silica regulation could...
September 21, 2017
(Reuters) — A profit warning from one of the world's largest reinsurers is the latest sign that the death and destruction from a spate of hurricanes...

Claims Journal

September 22, 2017
A day after a deadly earthquake struck Mexico City, University of Nevada scientists mimicked quakes to test new bridge designs developed to help the...
September 22, 2017
The Federal Emergency Management Agency’s flood plain maps for parts of southeastern Houston were woefully out-of-date long before Hurricane...
September 22, 2017
Old-fashioned words and phrases clutter up claims letters, detract from a professional image and do not belong in your templates or free-form...
September 21, 2017
Businesses and their leaders have a unique role to play in helping communities and individuals recover from the devastation of a storm like Hurricane...

Insurance Journal

September 22, 2017
At Philip Tulkoff’s food-processing plant in Baltimore, machines grind tough horseradish roots into puree. “If you put your arm in the...
September 22, 2017
Bill Skapof, chief underwriting officer and head of global corporate and commercial in North America for Generali, considers underwriting as much art...
September 22, 2017
Kentucky’s ban on medical marijuana has survived an initial test in court, with a judge ruling Wednesday that the state has a good reason to...
September 22, 2017
Florida officials have suspended the license of a nursing home that had nine patients die after Hurricane Irma knocked out its air conditioning. The...

Property Casualty 360

September 22, 2017
It might be hard to catch an embezzler because some of the characteristics of him or her may be counterintuitive.
September 21, 2017
The deadly hurricane continues its path of destruction through the Caribbean.
September 21, 2017
Congress will need to provide 'substantially more' money for hurricane recovery than the initial $15.25 billion passed earlier this month, Texas...
September 21, 2017
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Best's Review

September 21, 2017
A.M. Best has affirmed the Financial Strength Rating (FSR) of A (Excellent), the Long-Term Issuer Credit Rating (Long-Term ICR) of “a” and the Mexico...
September 21, 2017
Howard Botts, chief scientist, CoreLogic, said the company estimates 70% of losses in Hurricane Harvey were outside mandatory flood coverage-...
September 21, 2017
Pioneer Underwriters and Asta Managing Agency Ltd., a third-party managing agent at Lloyd’s, said they received “in principle” approval from Lloyd’s...
September 21, 2017
Waleed Jabsheh, president of International General Insurance, said his organization just established an office in Casablanca, Morocco. Jabsheh spoke...