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Zurich Using Artificial Intelligence in Deciding Claims

(5/23/2017) Zurich Insurance is deploying artificial intelligence in deciding personal injury claims after trials cut the processing time from an hour to just seconds, its ... full story

Lloyd’s to Stay in London, Cuts Mulled

(5/23/2017) Lloyd’s of London will stay in London, but there may soon be fewer people working there. Following the U.K.’s vote in favor of exiting the European Union, t... full story

CMS Survey for Agents and Brokers

(5/23/2017) The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services is currently collecting opinions and suggestions to better serve the agent and broker community... full story

Delaware DOI Warns Against False Statements

(5/23/2017) The Delaware Department of Insurance (DOI) has issued a bulletin addressing reports that insurance professionals are routinely telling consumers that the DOI is... full story

Fiduciary Rule to Go Into Effect June 9

(5/23/2017) A controversial Obama-era rule for financial advisers will be implemented June 9. full story

Protect Your Agency From Major Worldwide Cyber Attack

(5/17/2017) A ransomware worm stopped factories, hospitals, shops, and schools across the globe over Mother's Day weekend, and some fear it could cause further disruption..... full story

Commercial Rates Continue Downward Trend

(5/17/2017) According to the Council of Insurance Agents & Brokers (CIAB), commercial property and casualty rates fell 2.5 percent across all accounts in the first quarter ... full story

Anthem-Cigna Merger Officially Dead

(5/17/2017) Anthem Inc.’s nearly two-year effort to buy rival insurer Cigna Corp. is officially dead. Now, the two would-be partners are suing each other... full story

J.D. Power: As Auto Insurance Sales Slow, Carriers Turn to Agents

(5/09/2017) Amid a second straight year of stagnant auto insurance shopping activity and modest rate increases, auto insurance companies have grown increasingly reliant on ... full story

State Farm to Close Facilities on Auto Losses

(5/09/2017) State Farm Mutual Automobile Insurance Co., the largest U.S. home and auto insurer, plans to shut 11 U.S. facilities, displacing about 4,200 workers, after a $7... full story

BLS: Insurance Jobs Up in April

(5/09/2017) The U.S. insurance industry added 14,000 jobs in April, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics figures released on May 5 and reported by Best’s News... full story

NCCI’s Regulatory Agent Digest – May 2017

(5/09/2017) The latest NCCI’s Regulatory Agent Digest is now out. This online newsletter contains timely and relevant workers compensation issues of particular interest t... full story

Have You Switched to a .INSURANCE Domain?

(5/09/2017) In May 2016, fTLD Registry Services launched the .INSURANCE domain to provide an easily identifiable space online for the insurance industry and the customers i... full story

Q1 a Disaster for Insurance Payouts

(5/02/2017) Aon Benfield reports that insured damage from all natural disasters in the United States in the first quarter is currently estimated to total nearly $7 billion,... full story

Driverless Cars to Shift Liability

(5/02/2017) Lexis Nexis Risk Solutions director of telematics David Lukens says that with self-driving cars closer to reality than expected, insurers need to step up their ... full story

More Buy Earthquake Insurance in California

(5/02/2017) More than seven times the usual number of Californians bought earthquake insurance through the California Earthquake Authority in 2016... full story

Things People Lie About Most on Their Car Insurance

(5/02/2017) A new report by Verisk Insurance Solutions reveals that lies and honest mistakes by customers and insurance agents cost automobile insurers an estimated $29 bil... full story

Have You Switched to a .INSURANCE Domain?

(5/02/2017) n May 2016, fTLD Registry Services launched the .INSURANCE domain to provide an easily identifiable space online for the insurance industry and the customers it... full story

UK Freezes the Assets of North Korean Insurance Company

(4/26/2017) The UK has frozen the assets of a North Korean company based in south-east London after claims it funneled cash to Pyongyang’s nuclear weapons program... full story

.INSURANCE - Let us know!

(4/26/2017) In May 2016, fTLD Registry Services launched the .INSURANCE domain to provide an easily identifiable space online for the insurance industry and the customers i... full story