Insurance Roundup, September 19, 2018

General Insurance

Claims Journal

  • Florence Flooding Concerns Worry N.C.’s Neighboring States

    by CHUCK BURTON on 2018-09-18 at 14:14With Wilmington cut off from the rest of North Carolina by still-rising floodwaters from Florence, officials plan to airlift food and water to the city of nearly 120,000 people as rescuers elsewhere pull inland residents from homes swamped by swollen […]

  • Aging Pipelines Can Lead to Deadly Explosions

    by CATHY BUSSEWITZ on 2018-09-18 at 09:10The natural gas pipeline in the United States is vast, sprawling across 2.5 million miles in a complex pressurized system that delivers a quarter of the energy consumed nationwide, according to the American Gas Association. Many of the pipes are […]

  • Spike in Deadly Semi, Big Rig Crashes Prompts Demand for Safety Tech

    on 2018-09-18 at 08:45Tractor-trailers and other large trucks aren’t required to have crash-avoidance technology, despite thousands of crashes annually and repeated calls for it to be mandated. Federal data shows that more than 4,300 people were killed in accidents involving semis and other […]

  • Safety Measures Ordered at Sinking San Francisco Condo Tower

    by OLGA R. RODRIGUEZ on 2018-09-18 at 08:39San Francisco officials demanded Thursday that managers of a sinking condominium building where a window recently cracked comply with safety measures needed to keep the public safe. Ronald Tom, assistant director of the Department of Building Inspection, said management at […]

  • Insurer Fights Paying $5.3M to Wrongfully Convicted Missouri Man

    on 2018-09-18 at 08:28A former insurance carrier for the city of Columbia, Mo., is appealing a ruling that it owes $5.3 million to a man who served 10 years in prison before his conviction for killing a sports editor in Columbia was thrown […]

  • Hurricane Lane Damage to County Infrastructure Estimated at $20M

    on 2018-09-18 at 08:20The damage to Hawaii County facilities from the flooding caused by Hurricane Lane‘s torrential rains totaled about $20 million, an official said. The figure is only for county infrastructure and doesn’t include damage to state infrastructure such as schools and […]

  • Warmer Temps Make Hurricanes Wetter, More Intense

    by SETH BORENSTEIN on 2018-09-18 at 08:07A warmer world makes for nastier hurricanes. They are wetter, possess more energy and intensify faster. Their storm surges are more destructive because climate change has already made the seas rise. And lately, the storms seem to be stalling more […]

Insurance Journal

Asia Insurance Review

  • Winners of Asia Insurance Technology Awards unveiled

    on 2018-09-19 at 16:01Celent and Asia Insurance Review honoured nine insurance companies with the 7th Asia Insurance Technology Awards at this year’s 3rd Asia Cyber Risk Summit that took place in Singapore on the 17 and 18 of September. […]

  • 2018 Asian Actuarial Conference – Diversification in investments is key

    on 2018-09-19 at 16:01The most repeated point during the panel on “Market Outlook and Investment strategy for Insurance Companies” at the 2018 Asian Actuarial Conference was to diversify. “There is no need to concentrate on what you think will work well as there will be surprises down the line,” said Conning Asia […]

  • Marsh & McLennan to buy JLT for US$5.6bn

    on 2018-09-19 at 16:01Marsh & McLennan Companies (MMC), a global professional services firm offering clients advice and solutions in risk, strategy and people, yesterday announced that it has reached an agreement to acquire Jardine Lloyd Thompson Group (JLT), a leading provider of insurance, reinsurance and employee […]

  • Keeping pace in an environment of disruption

    on 2018-09-19 at 16:01The insurance industry needs to embrace digitalisation and technological transformation to keep up with the pace of change in an environment of disruption, said speakers at the Strategic Issues Conference in Bali. […]

  • Indian insurance and pension regulators cooperate to ease issuance of annuities

    on 2018-09-19 at 16:01India’s insurance and pension regulators are finalising a strategy to streamline the process for payouts under the National Pension System (NPS), including online purchases of annuities, easier KYC norms and a simplified form. […]

Global Risk Insights

  • The Week Ahead: 16-22 September

    by Global Risk Insights on 2018-09-18 at 14:21Elections in the Maldives. Japan interest rates. Swiss food referendum. All in The Week Ahead. The post The Week Ahead: 16-22 September appeared first on Global Risk Insights. […]

  • What rising resource nationalism in Africa means for mining investors

    by Kwadwo Boateng on 2018-09-17 at 01:51Lately, resource nationalism in the African mining sector has increased. In some African states, which make key contributions to international mining, larger mining rents indicate greater national control. The post What rising resource nationalism in Africa means for mining investors appeared first […]

  • Matteo Salvini and the risk of populism

    by Alexander Brotman on 2018-09-17 at 01:24Recent disputes between Italy’s interior minister and the EU are symptomatic of the failure of member states and the EU as an institution to live up to their ideals. The post Matteo Salvini and the risk of populism appeared first on Global Risk Insights. […]

Canadian Underwriter

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InsureZero

  • House Renovation: How Much Can it Cost?

    by helen537 on 2018-09-18 at 10:07It’s impossible to give you the exact amount of cost of any type of renovation in your house. However, it’s possible to give you a close estimate of the most common projects in a house, just to give you a general picture. 1. Bathroom renovation This is the biggest DIY project possible, […]

  • TV Wall Mounts: Safety Comes First

    by Lillian Connors on 2018-09-17 at 09:51Whenever redesigning or rearranging your living room, the first thing you should keep in mind is, of course, the safety of your family members. Sure, a beautiful new design will boost the aesthetics of your interior in an instant, but unless the new design is completely safe for everyone living in […]


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Car Insurance Roundup, September 19, 2018

Car Insurance

Car Insurance News on EIN

  • Senior judge admits compensation levels for personal injuries have ‘got…

    on 2018-09-19 at 07:31… crisis – which would help lower insurance premiums. The final report of … poorer position while insurance companies keep getting richer.” Insurance Ireland said the … tissue injuries. Kevin Thompson of Insurance Ireland said: “The […]

  • Car insurance: Why you may have to do own leg work to get best car cover

    on 2018-09-19 at 07:30… the insurance regulator, the Central Bank. She was told motor insurance was … . My friend has an old car, worth a pittance despite really … asked why they explained that insurance companies cancel the agencies of … Authority (TCA) on the dysfunctional […]

  • ‘If we go, who will do the jobs?’

    on 2018-09-19 at 07:22… . I had to take my car and personally pick up other … , to pay rent, we pay insurance, buy food, pay bank fees … to borrow passports and national insurance numbers to get the new … a British citizen – an expensive insurance policy he took out against […]

  • Pregnant Sacha and kids forced out of home after insurer’s 18-month delay

    on 2018-09-19 at 06:12… hearings on misconduct in general insurance, said a hail storm in … of her house and her car. But trying to get the […]

  • 117 mph drunk singer jailed

    on 2018-09-19 at 05:58… started after an unmarked police car spotted the defendant driving too … of the M6 where the car hit the roundabout barrier, damaging … when he saw an unmarked car flash its lights, panicked and … criminal damage while having neither insurance nor a valid licence. […]

  • Mice eat car wiring, causing hundreds in damage

    on 2018-09-19 at 05:57… night, beware. More and more car owners are getting hit with … ,” she said. Luckily, her insurance paid most of it, but … to Prevent Rats From Eating Car Wires, is devoted to prevention … to you to protect your car, so you don’t […]

  • N. Carolina rivers still swell as Florence death toll reaches 33

    on 2018-09-19 at 05:42… Tyson, who was in the car, said she hadn’t … sandwich. The others in the car were not sure what supplies … doesn’t have flood insurance, he said, because he couldn […]

  • ‘My kids were too scared to sleep in the house’: Youi insurance disaster

    on 2018-09-19 at 05:34… November 2016, which left her car looking “like a golf … the cases breached the general insurance industry’s code of … and the obligation under the Insurance Contracts Act to act in … , it was not. Topics: business-economics-and-finance, […]

  • Youi insurance disaster

    on 2018-09-19 at 05:28… November 2016, which left her car looking “like a golf … the cases breached the general insurance industry’s code of … and the obligation under the Insurance Contracts Act to act in … , it was not. Topics: business-economics-and-finance, […]

Various Car Insurance News


Health Insurance Roundup, September 19, 2018

Health Insurance

Health Insurance Daily

Kaiser Health News – Insurance News

Health Insurance News on EIN

HealthInsurance.org

  • Maine health insurance marketplace: history and news of the state’s exchange
    by Michael Rickard on 2018-09-16 at 15:53Anthem left the exchange in Maine at the end of 2017, due to the lack of federal funding for CSR. Two insurers remained in the Maine exchange for 2018. Enrollment was about 4.5 percent lower, due in large part to the shorter open enrollment period and reduced federal funding for marketing and […]

  • Maryland health insurance marketplace: history and news of the state’s exchange
    by Michael Rickard on 2018-09-16 at 14:23CareFirst, CareFirst Blue Choice, and Kaiser are offering exchange plans for 2018, and the cost of CSR has been added to on-exchange silver plan premiums only. Average premiums are expected to decrease for 2019, now that the federal government has approved the state’s reinsurance program proposal. […]

  • Texas health insurance marketplace: history and news of the state’s exchange
    by Michael Rickard on 2018-09-15 at 13:16Eight carriers are offering coverage in the Texas exchange for 2018. Two insurers — Humana and Prominence — left the exchange at the end of 2017. Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas is offering plans statewide in 2018, but the other seven insurers have localized coverage areas. For 2019, […]

  • Obamacare penalty exemptions
    by Louise Norris on 2018-09-13 at 16:33According to the IRS, 7.9 million tax filers were subject to the penalty for being uninsured in 2014, but 12.4 million were able to claim an exemption from the penalty, despite being uninsured in 2014. Again in 2015, the number of exemptions surpassed the number of people who owed the penalty by a […]


Life Insurance Roundup, September 19, 2018

Life Insurance

Various Life Insurance News

Life Insurance News on EIN

Life Insurance Plans Online

  • Do You Need Life Insurance Today?

    by termlifeonline on 2018-09-18 at 12:59If you need life insurance right away, there are several options that may be available to you over the internet. Today, several insurers now offer instant issue term life insurance plans for qualified applicants. If you are healthy and between the ages of 20 to 60 years old, you may qualify to buy […]

  • How to Buy Cheap Term Life Insurance Online?

    by termlifeonline on 2018-09-15 at 13:58What are some tips I can use to help me find low cost term life insurance I can purchase online? If you need the most affordable life insurance and want to purchase coverage online, you may want to follow a few simple tips: Compare rates from multiple life insurance quote providers. Choose an […]

Insurance News Net Life Insurance

  • AIG Announces Reduced Rates For Select-A-Term Life Insurance

    by user on 2018-09-18 at 19:04HOUSTON – September 18, 2018 – American International Group, Inc. (NYSE: AIG) has announced newly reduced rates for Select-a-Term, the… The post AIG Announces Reduced Rates For Select-A-Term Life Insurance appeared first on InsuranceNewsNet. […]

  • Life Insurance Supplements Social Security By $1T Over 7 Years

    by user on 2018-09-18 at 14:36NEW YORK – Life insurance is Social Security’s mirror image in the private sector, an auxiliary safety net that has… The post Life Insurance Supplements Social Security By $1T Over 7 Years appeared first on InsuranceNewsNet. […]

  • Life Insurance Activity Static In August

    by user on 2018-09-18 at 13:00Braintree, MA — U.S. life insurance application activity held its own in the dog days of summer, flat at -0.1%… The post Life Insurance Activity Static In August appeared first on InsuranceNewsNet. […]

Haven Life

  • Seven ways to save money on insurance

    by Dayna Diamond on 2018-09-18 at 10:00Insurance is a must for protecting what’s important to you, but you can make sure you don’t ever pay more than you need to with these tips. The post Seven ways to save money on insurance appeared first on Blog | Haven Life | Life insurance & Personal Finance Tips. […]

  • Do both my spouse and I need life insurance?

    by Ari Braha on 2018-09-17 at 10:00Life insurance can help protect your family from financial hardship. Discover when and why both you and your spouse should consider a policy. The post Do both my spouse and I need life insurance? appeared first on Blog | Haven Life | Life insurance & Personal Finance Tips. […]

  • What should your financial situation look like in your forties?

    by Mary Beth Storjohann on 2018-09-15 at 10:00Your forties is a great time to shore up your finances, create a strategy, and plan for retirement. A CFP shares how to get on track, stay on track, and financial moves everyone in their forties should make. The post What should your financial situation look like in your forties? appeared first on […]

  • What life insurance term length is right for you?

    by Anna Davies on 2018-09-14 at 10:00Not sure which life insurance term length you should go with? With 10, 15, 20 and 30-year options, learn which is right for your loved ones and your budget. The post What life insurance term length is right for you? appeared first on Blog | Haven Life | Life insurance & Personal Finance Tips. […]

NAA Life (National Agents Association)

  • NAA Life Mortgage Protection Center

    on 1970-01-01 at 00:00National Agents Alliance offers a wide variety of mortgage protection plans to meet any budget and coverage need through NAA Life. […]

  • Life Insurance Blog

    on 1970-01-01 at 00:00NAA Life Insurance Blog – Your source for information on life insurance and financial guidance. […]

  • Term Life Insurance

    on 1970-01-01 at 00:00National Agents Alliance provides term life insurance coverage at a fixed rate of payments for a limited period of time. […]

  • Term Life Insurance Services

    on 1970-01-01 at 00:00National Agents Alliance term life insurance plans protect your loved ones, allowing life to go on without the risk of financial loss. […]


Insurance Roundup, September 18, 2018

General Insurance

Claims Journal

Insurance Journal

Asia Insurance Review

Global Risk Insights

  • Matteo Salvini and the risk of populism
    by Alexander Brotman on 2018-09-17 at 01:24Recent disputes between Italy’s interior minister and the EU are symptomatic of the failure of member states and the EU as an institution to live up to their ideals. The post Matteo Salvini and the risk of populism appeared first on Global Risk Insights. […]

Canadian Underwriter

  • Mitchell data confirms increased Canadian collision costs
    by Jason Contant on 2018-09-17 at 20:09Recent data from Mitchell International seems to confirm what Canadian insurers have been saying: collision repair costs and severity potential is increasing. On Sept. 11, Mitchell released its Canada Collision Summary: Q2 2018 report. It includes Canada-specific data from body… The post […]

  • How insurers can tell real online consumers from fake ones
    by Jason Contant on 2018-09-17 at 20:05Being able to quickly identify a “true” customer compared to a synthetic identity created by a cybercriminal can help insurers tailor offerings to the right customers early in the account creation process, a security engineer said Friday. “If you know… The post How insurers […]

  • How basement flooding devalued this property
    by Greg Meckbach on 2018-09-17 at 17:56Recurring basement flooding means a homeowner’s property is worth about $35,000 less than it would otherwise be valued at for tax purposes, says an official from the board that hears Ontario property tax appeals. Sharon Latta owns a home near… The post How basement flooding devalued […]

  • Risk appetite for marijuana ‘all over the map’
    by Greg Meckbach on 2018-09-17 at 17:16Some insurance companies “want no part” of covering risks related to cannabis in Canada, an industry analyst warns. As of Oct. 17, it will be legal in Canada for adults to possess up to 30 grams of dried cannabis for… The post Risk appetite for marijuana ‘all over the […]

  • Machines to handle over half of workplace tasks by 2025, report says
    by Jason Contant on 2018-09-17 at 17:00GENEVA – More than half of all workplace tasks will be carried out by machines by 2025, organizers of the Davos economic forum said in a report released Monday that highlights the speed with which the labour market will change… The post Machines to handle over half of workplace tasks […]

Canadian Insurance Top Broker

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InsureZero

  • TV Wall Mounts: Safety Comes First
    by Lillian Connors on 2018-09-17 at 09:51Whenever redesigning or rearranging your living room, the first thing you should keep in mind is, of course, the safety of your family members. Sure, a beautiful new design will boost the aesthetics of your interior in an instant, but unless the new design is completely safe for everyone living in […]

  • How to Choose the Right Gift for Your Coworkers?
    by David Webb on 2018-09-10 at 22:20Perfect inter-office relationships can make a huge difference in the productivity of the team, which is something you can never afford to downplay or underestimate. One of the ways to achieve this is with small signs of attention and affection, like gifts. The thing is, as a coworker you’re […]

  • How to Choose the Right Computer for a Successful Career
    by David Webb on 2018-09-10 at 13:12Not all computers were created equal, and there comes a time in every entrepreneur’s career when they have to sit down and research the best option for their specific needs. How to Choose the Right Computer for a Successful Career Author: David WebbInsureZero Blog – All you need to know about […]


Car Insurance Roundup, September 18, 2018

Car Insurance

Car Insurance News on EIN

Various Car Insurance News


Health Insurance Roundup, September 18, 2018

Health Insurance

Health Insurance Daily

Kaiser Health News – Insurance News

Health Insurance News on EIN

Various Health Insurance News

HealthInsurance.org

  • Maine health insurance marketplace: history and news of the state’s exchange
    by Michael Rickard on 2018-09-16 at 15:53Anthem left the exchange in Maine at the end of 2017, due to the lack of federal funding for CSR. Two insurers remained in the Maine exchange for 2018. Enrollment was about 4.5 percent lower, due in large part to the shorter open enrollment period and reduced federal funding for marketing and […]

  • Maryland health insurance marketplace: history and news of the state’s exchange
    by Michael Rickard on 2018-09-16 at 14:23CareFirst, CareFirst Blue Choice, and Kaiser are offering exchange plans for 2018, and the cost of CSR has been added to on-exchange silver plan premiums only. Average premiums are expected to decrease for 2019, now that the federal government has approved the state’s reinsurance program proposal. […]

  • Texas health insurance marketplace: history and news of the state’s exchange
    by Michael Rickard on 2018-09-15 at 13:16Eight carriers are offering coverage in the Texas exchange for 2018. Two insurers — Humana and Prominence — left the exchange at the end of 2017. Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas is offering plans statewide in 2018, but the other seven insurers have localized coverage areas. For 2019, […]

  • Obamacare penalty exemptions
    by Louise Norris on 2018-09-13 at 16:33According to the IRS, 7.9 million tax filers were subject to the penalty for being uninsured in 2014, but 12.4 million were able to claim an exemption from the penalty, despite being uninsured in 2014. Again in 2015, the number of exemptions surpassed the number of people who owed the penalty by a […]


Life Insurance Roundup, September 18, 2018

Life Insurance

Various Life Insurance News

Life Insurance News on EIN

Life Insurance Plans Online

  • How to Buy Cheap Term Life Insurance Online?
    by termlifeonline on 2018-09-15 at 13:58What are some tips I can use to help me find low cost term life insurance I can purchase online? If you need the most affordable life insurance and want to purchase coverage online, you may want to follow a few simple tips: Compare rates from multiple life insurance quote providers. Choose an […]

  • Can I Buy Life Insurance Online Instantly?
    by termlifeonline on 2018-09-12 at 12:45Is it possible to purchase life insurance direct online and have your coverage start today Yes, there are quick issue life insurance plans available through several insurance carriers, including Haven Life and ANICO, among others. They allow you to get a free quote, apply online and find out […]

Haven Life

  • Do both my spouse and I need life insurance?
    by Ari Braha on 2018-09-17 at 10:00Life insurance can help protect your family from financial hardship. Discover when and why both you and your spouse should consider a policy. The post Do both my spouse and I need life insurance? appeared first on Blog | Haven Life | Life insurance & Personal Finance Tips. […]

  • What should your financial situation look like in your forties?
    by Mary Beth Storjohann on 2018-09-15 at 10:00Your forties is a great time to shore up your finances, create a strategy, and plan for retirement. A CFP shares how to get on track, stay on track, and financial moves everyone in their forties should make. The post What should your financial situation look like in your forties? appeared first on […]

  • What life insurance term length is right for you?
    by Anna Davies on 2018-09-14 at 10:00Not sure which life insurance term length you should go with? With 10, 15, 20 and 30-year options, learn which is right for your loved ones and your budget. The post What life insurance term length is right for you? appeared first on Blog | Haven Life | Life insurance & Personal Finance Tips. […]

  • What should you do with a life insurance policy payout?
    by Haven Life on 2018-09-13 at 10:00A life insurance policy payout can come with complicated emotions. Here are suggestions for how to handle a financial windfall in the midst of loss. The post What should you do with a life insurance policy payout? appeared first on Blog | Haven Life | Life insurance & Personal Finance Tips. […]

NAA Life (National Agents Association)

  • NAA Life Mortgage Protection Center
    on 1970-01-01 at 00:00National Agents Alliance offers a wide variety of mortgage protection plans to meet any budget and coverage need through NAA Life. […]

  • Life Insurance Blog
    on 1970-01-01 at 00:00NAA Life Insurance Blog – Your source for information on life insurance and financial guidance. […]

  • Term Life Insurance
    on 1970-01-01 at 00:00National Agents Alliance provides term life insurance coverage at a fixed rate of payments for a limited period of time. […]

  • Term Life Insurance Services
    on 1970-01-01 at 00:00National Agents Alliance term life insurance plans protect your loved ones, allowing life to go on without the risk of financial loss. […]


Insurance Roundup, September 17, 2018

General Insurance

Claims Journal

  • Florence Wind, Storm Surge Could Cause Between $3-$5B in Insured Losses

    on 2018-09-14 at 14:19Torrential wind and storm surge from Hurricane Florence could cause between $3 – $5 billion in insured residential and commercial property losses, according to CoreLogic, a global property information, analytics and data-enabled solutions provider. The new estimate doesn’t include […]

  • Deadly Explosions Near Boston Put Focus on Gas Pipelines

    by Naureen S. Malik, Rachel Adams-Heard and Terrence Dopp on 2018-09-14 at 14:02Federal investigators were dispatched to three towns just outside Boston after dozens of explosions and fires along NiSource Inc.’s natural gas network left at least one person dead and 13 injured and displaced over 8,000 customers. Massachusetts State Police reported […]

  • Truck Driver Had 20 Traffic Violations Prior to Fatal Idaho Crash

    on 2018-09-14 at 09:31An investigation revealed that a truck driver who authorities say caused a crash that killed him and three Idaho airmen had more than 20 traffic violations in several states. Illya Tsar was driving a 2019 Volvo tractor-trailer east on Interstate […]

  • NHL Enters Mediation in Concussion Lawsuit

    by JOHN WAWROW on 2018-09-14 at 09:21NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman downplayed the significance of entering mediation with former players in a bid to settle a concussion lawsuit, saying Tuesday the league is simply following a judge’s order. “The judge asked us to go into mediation and […]

  • Puerto Rico Unveils New Emergency Preparation Plans

    by DANICA COTO on 2018-09-14 at 09:16Puerto Rico’s governor said Tuesday that his administration has adopted new measures to better prepare for a disaster like Hurricane Maria although he warned of limitations given the U.S. territory’s economic crisis. Gov. Ricardo Rossello said two warehouses filled with […]

  • NCCI Examines $10M and up Mega Claims in Workers’ Comp

    on 2018-09-14 at 08:49Mega workers’ comp claims – losses exceeding $10M – jumped in 2016, according to a new report by the National Council on Compensation Insurance (NCCI). According to Tony DiDonato, author of the research brief, it’s unclear if this is a […]

  • Carr, Mendocino Complex Fire Insurance Claims Top $845M

    on 2018-09-14 at 08:19Two recent California wildfires are now counted among the most destructive wildfires in the state’s history, according to Insurance Commissioner Dave Jones. Insured residential and commercial losses from the Carr and Mendocino Complex fires top $845 million. The insurance commissioner […]

Insurance Journal

Asia Insurance Review

Global Risk Insights

  • Matteo Salvini and the risk of populism

    by Alexander Brotman on 2018-09-17 at 01:24Recent disputes between Italy’s interior minister and the EU are symptomatic of the failure of member states and the EU as an institution to live up to their ideals. The post Matteo Salvini and the risk of populism appeared first on Global Risk Insights. […]

  • Czech diplomacy in Syria: A protecting power for the West?

    by Louis Cox-Brusseau on 2018-09-11 at 00:42At present the Czech Republic remains the only Member State of the European Union to maintain diplomatic relations with war-torn Syria. Consequently, the Czech mission in Syria frequently provides consular services for EU and US citizens in Syria and intermediary services for external actors. The […]

  • The Week Ahead: 9-15 September

    by Global Risk Insights on 2018-09-10 at 02:15EU Commission presidency election ramping up. Sweden struggles to form a coalition. UK interest rates. All in The Week Ahead. The post The Week Ahead: 9-15 September appeared first on Global Risk Insights. […]

Canadian Underwriter

  • Hub’s Top 3 trends for commercial brokers

    by Jason Contant on 2018-09-16 at 23:25There are indications the commercial insurance market in Canada is starting to see rate hardening, the president of Hub International Canada told Canadian Underwriter Friday. “It hasn’t all hit yet, so I want to be clear on that,” Tina Osen… The post Hub’s Top 3 […]

  • Insurer receives 3,000 vehicle damage claims after two sulphuric acid spills

    by Jason Contant on 2018-09-16 at 23:11The Insurance Corporation of British Columbia (ICBC) has received more than 3,000 claims from two sulphuric acid spills in April and May, the public insurer said Wednesday. The Canadian Press reported mining company Teck Resources as saying two spills of… The post Insurer receives 3,000 […]

  • Commercial insurer Ironshore Canada rebranding

    by Greg Meckbach on 2018-09-16 at 15:30Commercial specialty insurer Ironshore Canada is being re-branded as Liberty Mutual Canada. In addition to Ironshore, Liberty International Underwriters Canada is also being rebranded as Liberty Mutual Canada, the insurer announced Thursday. But for the rest of 2018, “policies will… […]

  • Spotlight on: General Liability

    by Jason Contant on 2018-09-14 at 19:38In general liability lines, where pricing and competition are still healthy, brokers are more likely to notice windows of opportunity starting to close – particularly in the hot tar and hospitality lines. “Competition is out there, capacity is still out… The post Spotlight on: […]

  • Spotlight On: Financial/Legal

    by Jason Contant on 2018-09-14 at 19:28In financial and legal lines of commercial insurance, the Canadian property and casualty insurance market has shown a greater willingness to serve clients who are engaged in mergers and acquisitions (M&A). Representations and warranties (R&W) insurance is a type of… The post […]

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Car Insurance Roundup, September 17, 2018

Car Insurance

Car Insurance News on EIN

Various Car Insurance News