Insurance Roundup, June 23, 2017


Claims Journal

  • Report of Major California Quake a False Alarm
    on 2017-06-23 at 13:23The only tremors from a reported major earthquake off the California coast came on the internet. Seismologists said Wednesday’s automatically generated report of a magnitude 6.8 quake in the Pacific Ocean 10 miles west of Santa Barbara was a false … […]

  • Why Some Planes Don’t Fly in High Heat
    on 2017-06-23 at 09:51When it comes to getting airplanes off the ground in broiling weather, it’s not the heat or the humidity. It’s the air density. Hotter air gets thin, making it harder to take off and land safely, mostly for smaller jets. … […]

  • Dutch Bike Lock App Blocks Rider’s Phone
    on 2017-06-23 at 08:14A telecom company in the Netherlands has teamed up with the country’s traffic safety authority to develop a bicycle lock that also blocks its mobile network, in a move aimed at protecting young riders who regularly pedal through busy streets … […]

  • Waymo Says Ex-Uber CEO Knew of Engineer’s Google Info
    on 2017-06-22 at 16:57Ousted Uber Technologies Inc. head Travis Kalanick learned early last year that the engineer who until recently oversaw the company’s driverless car project possessed discs of information from Google, according to a court filing. Kalanick, who resigned under pressure Monday, … […]

  • Combustible Cladding Found on 600 Blocks Across England
    on 2017-06-22 at 13:32About 600 high-rise apartment blocks in England have been fitted with cladding similar to that used on the London tower in which 79 people died in a devastating fire last week, Prime Minister Theresa May’s office said. Tests are being … […]

Insurance Journal

  • Protecting Unions Is a Labor of Love for Union Insurance Group
    by Stephanie K. Jones on 2017-06-23 at 05:34It can be pretty tough keeping an independent insurance agency up and running successfully long-term if you’re just in it for the money, according to the leader of a Chicago-based agency that is celebrating its 20th anniversary this year. “You’ve … […]

  • Highly Contagious Citrus Disease Spreads to Alabama
    by Amy O’Connor on 2017-06-23 at 05:02A highly contagious bacterial disease that seriously threatens the U.S. citrus industry has been found for the first time in Alabama. Federal and state plant officials confirm that citrus greening was found in leaf and insect samples at a home … […]

  • Cyber Insurance Premium Volume Grew 35% to $1.3 Billion in 2016
    on 2017-06-23 at 05:00Property/casualty insurers wrote $1.35 billion in direct written premium for cyber insurance in 2016, a 35 percent jump from 2015, according to reports by Fitch Ratings and A.M. Best. The largest cyber insurance writers are American International Group, XL Group … […]

  • North Carolina Senate Passes Legislation to Reduce Opioid Abuse
    by Amy O’Connor on 2017-06-23 at 04:58Legislation aimed at reducing opioid abuse and overdoses has passed the North Carolina Senate with unanimous bipartisan support. The measure approved Wednesday changes how drugs such as OxyContin and morphine are prescribed and dispensed. The painkillers come with a high … […]

  • Norman-Spencer Agency Redesigns Crane Program; Adds New Coverages, Rates
    by Amy O’Connor on 2017-06-23 at 04:36Norman-Spencer Agency, Inc., a national property and casualty insurance provider, has expanded its crane division with a program redesign to include additional coverages and new rates. According to Brian Norman, president of Norman-Spencer, the new program allows the company to … […]

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Life Insurance Roundup, June 23, 2017


Various Life Insurance News

Life Insurance News on EIN

  • How much life insurance do I need?

    on 2017-06-22 at 14:19… recommend the life calculator on lifehappens.org. Life Happens is a life insurance educational site independent from any life insurance company … , universal life vs. guaranteed whole life and other options. The Life Insurance Needs Calculator … […]

  • Illinois treasurer calls on governor to sign life insurance reform bill

    on 2017-06-21 at 03:58Please enable Javascript to watch this video EAST ST. LOUIS, IL – The problem of insurance companies not paying off death benefits to beneficiaries has been on the rise across the nation. Not only are some insurance companies keeping death benefits from … […]

  • 5 things to keep in mind while buying life insurance

    on 2017-06-20 at 10:27… passwords). Specific to life Insurance, do record the policy number, insurance amount, date … life? Taking life insurance policy is not obligatory, but a duty. Never buy insurance … decision on the insurance amount when you purchase a life insurance policy. Do … […]

  • Getting life insurance could soon be as easy as sending a selfie

    on 2017-06-20 at 09:31You’d think life insurance would be almost immune from … hype, those looking to buy life insurance will be able to have … enable a customer to buy life insurance online in as little as … living shorter lives taking out insurance, driving premiums higher. That […]

  • Obtaining life insurance could soon be as easy as sending a selfie

    on 2017-06-20 at 05:40You’d think life insurance would be almost immune from … hype, those looking to buy life insurance will be able to have … enable a customer to buy life insurance online in as little as … living shorter lives taking out insurance, driving premiums higher. That […]

  • Crooks make a killing from life insurance

    on 2017-06-20 at 02:33CHENNAI: The Rs 1-crore life insurance policies launched six-to-seven years ago … of taking the policy . Max Life Insurance, however, has seen more cases … ; said V Vishwanand, COO, Max Life Insurance.Medical and financial checks before … Raichur, Telangana, an […]


Car Insurance Roundup, June 22, 2017


Various Car Insurance News

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  • 7 money hacks that could jack up your savings
    on 2017-06-22 at 09:09… 19-month stretch.” “I sold my car.” Eagan Heath, 32, founder of … little creative. Since ditching my car, I’ve come to rely … per year in car payments, gas, parking and insurance costs. As a … […]

  • Student who lost use of lower limb in accident gets Rs 24 lakh
    on 2017-06-22 at 08:58… of his college, when a car hit him and dragged him … not stop his car. The insurance company with which the car was insured … fiasco pointing out that the car was a commercial one. It … lakh alone was awarded. The insurance company was directed to deposit … […]

  • What the Queen’s Speech means for you
    on 2017-06-22 at 08:47… here in the UK. Car workers Car workers might be pleased that … a child. Drivers Changes to insurance law to crack down on … are expected to reduce motor insurance premiums by about £35 per … […]

  • Learner driver who took dad’s car without consent caught in Sudbury town centre
    on 2017-06-22 at 08:25… , driving a Peugeot 307 without insurance and not in accordance with … to drive his dad’s car as he was a provisional … know he had taken the car. The car washer, who listened to … […]

  • Are You Covered for a Firework Accident?
    on 2017-06-22 at 07:34… casualty insurance; so homeowners, renters, even your car insurance is property and casualty insurance … damage your home or your car, those insurance policies are going to … homeowner’s policy?’” said Carber. Insurance experts say some policies will … […]

  • Stuart Butler
    on 2017-06-22 at 07:14… regular Social Security as true insurance? Insurance is something that pays out … you don’t have a car crash, or your house doesn … . So imagine Social Security as insurance protection against being financially insecure … Social Security is seen as insurance […]

  • Enjoy attractive offers on Nissan’s crossover range
    on 2017-06-22 at 06:49… cash gift, free registration, free insurance (terms and conditions apply). Apart … first year vehicle registration. Free insurance All customers purchasing Nissan Pathfinder … will get free insurance for first year. The insurance amount is applicable … […]

  • Study: Legal Pot Behind Rise In Car Crashes
    on 2017-06-22 at 06:35… linked to a rise in car crashes in Colorado. The Highway … nonprofit research group that publishes insurance loss statistics, released the findings … Chief Research Officer of the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety. (credit … […]

  • Study links legalized pot with increase in car crash claims
    on 2017-06-22 at 04:43A recent insurance study links increased car crash claims to legalized recreational … Walker of the Rocky Mountain Insurance Information Association, an industry group … legalized recreational marijuana for adults. Insurance Institute for Highway Safety spokesman … […]

  • Don’t ignore! It is very important to insure income that your earn
    on 2017-06-22 at 04:38… asset? Not our house, new car or investments – our ability … at your doors earlier-than-expected. Income insurance We live in an age … terrible market is difficult. An insurance cover that takes care of … life, one can purchase disability insurance to […]

  • Legal pot and car crashes: Yes, there’s a link
    on 2017-06-22 at 04:15Does driving while high have any impact on auto accident rates? Legalized recreational marijuana use in Colorado, Oregon and Washington correlates to about a 3 percent increase in auto collision claim frequencies compared to states without such … […]

  • Porter grad wins new car in perfect attendance drawing
    on 2017-06-22 at 04:13… Cardenas Motors Brownsville. The new car was the grand prize in … his driver’s license and insurance for the vehicle. He was … of Cardenas Motors, where the car was parked. His great-grandmother, Estel … since the family’s current car, an […]

  • Last Word on an exceptional idea, June 21
    on 2017-06-22 at 02:33… to live? Is the health insurance industry more important than the … income of the gentry? Health insurance companies are not in business … fact that the servants have insurance they cannot afford to use … it disassembles and fits in car, van, etc. Call 1-757-645-5264. […]

  • Wick driver clocked at 120mph
    on 2017-06-22 at 01:50… idea how you will afford car insurance at any point in the … […]

  • Green light for UK driverless car road trials
    on 2017-06-22 at 00:57… which included plans to update car insurance so that driverless vehicles would … […]

  • KD Autoparts celebrate 18 years on the road — keeping your car on the road
    on 2017-06-22 at 00:37… handbrake capable of holding the car on the steepest hill in … will not hamper visibility – tax, insurance and, if applicable, NCT discs … and the Driver Tester Car body — Clean the car, in particular all … . Clean the interior of your car […]

  • Alexander questions tardy review of 2016 fire
    on 2017-06-21 at 23:49… to Gatlinburg fire victims with insurance claims | 1:46A state sponsored … did not have insurance or did not have enough insurance to cover … , SEVIER COUNTY WILDFIRESToyota employee returns car to disabled Gatlinburg woman during … to Gatlinburg fire victims with […]

  • Green light for UK driverless road trials
    on 2017-06-21 at 23:44… which included plans to update car insurance so that driverless vehicles would … […]

  • What’s the best car for Dad?
    on 2017-06-21 at 23:08… good mileage, too. So, what car would you recommend that has … , my parents had a bright-yellow car, but my mom thought it … at the website of the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety. Here … brother inherit it. Visit the Car Talk website at http://www.cartalk … […]

  • Military personnel think financial services are not to be trusted
    on 2017-06-21 at 22:43… ​ilitary opinion on financial and insurance needs over the last four … quarter (27 per cent) said insurance does not support their families … insurers raising the price of car insurance even when the vehicle is … they probably had too much insurance, for example, […]

  • Justice at last for the car hire crooks responsible for “perjury on an industrial scale”
    on 2017-06-21 at 21:22… supposed firm of expert hire car brokers called Autofocus. These professional … the case was closed.” Crash car (Photo: Getty) How the cheat … road accident would contact their insurance company, who asked Accident Exchange … […]

  • Do autonomous cars mean insurance is obsolete?
    on 2017-06-21 at 19:46… any need for insurance? The End of Auto Insurance? It seems logical … to another party like the car’s manufacturer, the autonomous capability … its subsidiaries comprise a single-source insurance services provider that offers a … options including […]


Health Insurance Roundup, June 22, 2017


Various Health Insurance News


Life Insurance Roundup, June 22, 2017


Various Life Insurance News

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Car Insurance Roundup, June 21, 2017


Various Car Insurance News

Car Insurance News on EIN

  • Queen’s Speech: Petrol stations to go electric

    on 2017-06-21 at 12:46… push driverless car technology. It includes an extension of car insurance to cover … cars ongoing in the UK. Car insurance will be extended to automated … […]

  • Teen road menace crashed into car carrying a mum and two kids as he fled police

    on 2017-06-21 at 12:13… his Ford Mondeo with no insurance, the 19-year-old refused to stop … dangerous driving, driving with no insurance, failing to stop after an … be prosecuted for having no insurance. “The decision you made at … and collided with a parked car and ended-up partially […]

  • Dashcam: Officer fires 7 shots into Castile car

    on 2017-06-21 at 12:01… firing seven rounds into the car, a video released Tuesday showed … Jeronimo Yanez’s squad car illustrated how a simple traffic … said. Marcell Lenoir, a 24-year-old insurance worker from suburban Brooklyn Center … and proof of insurance. Castile gives the […]

  • Level crossing barrier fell on the car of Derbyshire driver

    on 2017-06-21 at 06:22… crossing barrier falling onto her car when she failed to notice … incident, where Swift’s car moved forward while yellow warning … get the barrier off the car but tram and train services … should be left to her insurance company. Swift was fined £200 … […]

  • Where will I get the cash? New Audi? We need hybrid car for towing

    on 2017-06-21 at 05:07… a bit small, unfortunately, and insurance might be an issue. I … do your sums carefully. Lovely car in prospect: pep and practicality … other way around- a petrol car with a supplementary electric motor … budget * Annual mileage * Size of car required […]

  • Driver quoted staggering £39,000 for car insurance

    on 2017-06-21 at 03:21… an eye-watering £39,000 for car insurance. Musician Mikey May, 27, who … car, he was quoted a staggering £38,900 premium by one insurance … have considered not taking out car insurance to save money. In Yorkshire … to taking a risk on car insurance. […]

  • Car insurance simplified

    on 2017-06-21 at 02:26… . What is car insurance and what does it cover? Car insurance provides you with … of car insurance policies that you can buy – third-party and comprehensive. Third-party insurance … worth going for? Nowadays, all car insurance companies also offer […]

  • Motor insurance policy no claim bonus; here is how to get the greatest benefit

    on 2017-06-20 at 23:58… the insurance company at the time of renewal. (Reuters) A motor insurance … premium in a comprehensive motor insurance policy. And since own damage … protector add-on A comprehensive motor insurance policy covers windshield of a … Like To Watch: […]

  • Dashcam video shows officer firing 7 shots into Castile car (w/video)

    on 2017-06-20 at 23:11… firing seven rounds into the car, a video released Tuesday showed … !” before firing into the car. Castile, a 32-year-old elementary school … show what happened in the car. Yanez testified that Castile ignored … and proof of insurance. Castile gives the […]

  • Car dealership duped elderly woman into buying car she didn’t want: lawsuit

    on 2017-06-20 at 21:47… LS to a Blue Island car dealership for servicing in September … . For example, the Federal Deposit Insurance Corp. recently identified “elder … ;s license and “excellent insurance coverage,” Kennedy said. Still … to the dealership with the car […]


Health Insurance Roundup, June 21, 2017


Various Health Insurance News


Life Insurance Roundup, June 21, 2017


Various Life Insurance News

Life Insurance News on EIN