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N.H. Commissioner Sevigny to Retire

(3/13/2018) New Hampshire Insurance Commissioner Roger Sevigny announced on March 9 that he will retire mid-June after leading the department for 16 years... full story

Insurance Tips Following Nor’easter

(3/13/2018) In the wake of the recent nor’easter that followed on the heels of another powerful storm, Acting Pennsylvania Insurance Commissioner Jessica Altman said prop... full story

New NOAA Report Predicts Rising Tides

(3/07/2018) In a new report set for release this week, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration says rising sea levels are pushing tides higher and causing flood... full story

Flood Fears Rise in Southern, Central U.S.

(2/27/2018) A violent storm system stretched from Texas to the Canadian maritime provinces over the weekend, producing heavy rains and fierce winds and leaving destruction ... full story

Customer Satisfaction for P&C Claims Hits All-Time High

(2/27/2018) New data from J.D. Power indicates that despite record-high property losses due to hurricanes, earthquakes, and wildfires in North America in 2017... full story

Buffett Wants to Acquire More

(2/27/2018) Berkshire Hathaway Inc. Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Warren Buffett said in his annual letter to shareholders that the company is eyeing “one or more ... full story

Will You Let Your Car Sell You Stuff?

(2/27/2018) How would you like to be driving home from work, and have your car suggest that you stop and buy a pizza? Or tell you there’s a sale at a drug store on an ite... full story

Bill to Remove Mandatory Auto Insurance in Michigan

(2/27/2018) A bipartisan group of lawmakers in Michigan wants to get rid of the requirement for mandatory auto insurance coverage altogether... full story

Fire Displaces Nebraska Department of Insurance

(2/27/2018) The Nebraska Department of Insurance has relocated temporarily to the Nebraska State Office Building following a fire on the eighth floor of the Terminal Buildi... full story

Surety Bond for Cannabis Approved

(2/27/2018) California has approved the state’s first surety bond program for the cannabis industry... full story

NAIC Plans More Spending on Tech

(2/21/2018) Officials at the National Association of Insurance Commissioners (NAIC) are proposing to spend about $12 million over the next three years to improve the organi... full story

A.M. Best: P&C Posts Second Loss in 2017

(2/21/2018) According to A.M. Best, the U.S. property and casualty industry will post its second consecutive underwriting loss in 2017, mainly due to catastrophe losses... full story

Earthquake Insurance Spikes in California

(2/13/2018) Only about 10 percent of Californians had earthquake insurance, but through a concerted effort the California Earthquake Authority has seen the number of new cu... full story

California Launches Investigation of Aetna

(2/13/2018) California Insurance Commissioner Dave Jones has launched an investigation into Aetna after learning that a former medical director for Aetna in Southern Califo... full story

Last Chance to Take the Insurance Digital Transformation Survey

(2/13/2018) We are asking agents to answer a series of questions for the 2018 Insurance Digital Transformation Study of agents’ use of digital technologies... full story

S&P: P/C Stable But “Something Has to Give”

(2/05/2018) According to a new report by S&P Global Ratings, insurers will face the real test in 2018 if catastrophe losses come close to last year's activity and if reserv... full story

Claims From CA Wildfires Near $12 Billion

(2/05/2018) California Insurance Commissioner Dave Jones said on Jan. 31 that the 2017 wildfires generated $11.8 billion in insurance claims, exceeding the total claims fro... full story

NAIC Names 2018 Consumer Liaisons

(2/05/2018) The National Association of Insurance Commissioners recently named 37 consumer liaison representatives for 2018... full story

Consumer Groups Call for Insurance Rate Cuts

(1/30/2018) The Consumer Federation of America and the Center for Economic Justice sent a letter to insurance commissioners in all 50 states on January 23, asking them to s... full story

Floods Dominate Disaster Declarations: Pew

(1/30/2018) Between 2008 and 2017, 73 percent of presidential disaster declarations issued were for flooding events, according to an analysis of the Federal Emergency Manag... full story