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Insurers Expand ACA Presence Despite Uncertainty

(6/26/2018) Insurers are expanding their presence in the Affordable Care Act (ACA) marketplaces next year amid rising legal uncertainty surrounding the healthcare law. full story

Houston Warned on Floods

(6/26/2018) A new report finds that flood risk in Houston is far more widespread than public awareness. full story

Hurricane-proof Homes Not Selling

(6/26/2018) Roy Wright of the Insurance Institute for Business and Home Safety (IIBHS), says the adoption of more storm-resistant building techniques has been slow. full story

Cyber 101: Essential Information About Website Media Liability

(6/26/2018) Next month PIA and ABA Insurance Services, Inc. (ABAIS) will focus on website media liability. full story

NIPR Launches New Mobile App

(6/26/2018) The National Insurance Producer Registry (NIPR) debuted its new mobile app. full story

Help Your Clients Prepare for Hurricane Season

(6/26/2018) Share the new consumer-friendly issue paper covering hurricane preparedness tips produced by The PIA Branding Program with your clients. full story

PIA National Announces Call for Fall Award Nominations

(6/26/2018) PIA National is now accepting nominations for four prestigious national awards. full story

Association Health Plans Invite Fraud, Critics Say

(6/19/2018) The Labor Department’s proposed expansion of health plans for employer groups (“association health plans”) would invite scammers back into the insurance m... full story

Vacation Social Media Posts Raise Risk of Robbery

(6/19/2018) A recent Assurant survey found that about 40 percent of renters posted about their vacations on social media while still out of town, which increased their vuln... full story

Zurich, Apple Working on Broker App

(6/19/2018) Zurich and its partner Apple plan to roll out a broker app in the United Kingdom by the end of 2018... full story

PIA Statement on FIO Reform Act

(6/12/2018) On June 7, the U.S. House Financial Services Committee passed H.R. 3861, the Federal Insurance Office Reform Act. full story

Former S&P Analyst In Line to Head FIO

(6/12/2018) Former Standard & Poor's analyst Steve Dreyer could be named as the next director of the U.S. Treasury's Federal Insurance Office (FIO), succeeding Michael McRa... full story

National Underwriter Profile: PIA National CEO Mike Becker

(6/12/2018) The June 2018 issue of the National Underwriter features a profile of PIA National Executive Vice President & CEO Mike Becker. full story

Lloyds: Harvey Showed Flood Underinsurance

(6/12/2018) Lloyd’s of London reports that the stark flood insurance protection gap for many U.S. communities was brought to light by the flooding in Houston. full story

Canada Considering Flood Insurance Program

(6/12/2018) Federal government officials in Canada are thinking about creating a government-backed flood insurance system. full story

Don’t Let Your Team Become Victims of Bad Communication

(6/12/2018) Teams are not simple; however, a good manager can make it look like they are. full story

Report: Society Needs to Flip Its Disaster Spending

(6/12/2018) For every $1 spent on disaster resilience, $5 in future expenses are saved. full story

Rates Decline for Drivers Over 75 in Delaware

(6/12/2018) In Delaware, drivers aged 75 and older are seeing their auto insurance rates fall. full story

PIA National Testimony Urges Pass-Through Clarification

(6/05/2018) PIA National submitted testimony to the House Ways and Means Subcommittee on Tax Policy. full story

Fitch: Insurers Well-Prepared for Hurricane Season

(6/05/2018) The U.S. property-casualty insurance sector is well positioned for the 2018 hurricane season. full story