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Insurance Journal South Central 2018-12-17

Dec 17, 2018 The Charity Issue; Photos of Your Organization Involved in Charity Work; IJ's Agents of the Year

Insurance Journal Southeast 2018-12-17

Dec 17, 2018 The Charity Issue; Photos of Your Organization Involved in Charity Work; IJ's Agents of the Year

Insurance Journal Midwest 2018-12-17

Dec 17, 2018 The Charity Issue; Photos of Your Organization Involved in Charity Work; IJ's Agents of the Year

Insurance Journal East 2018-12-17

Dec 17, 2018 The Charity Issue; Photos of Your Organization Involved in Charity Work; IJ's Agents of the Year

Claims Journal

U.S. Regulators Consider Ideas for Boosting Medical Device Safety

Apr 19, 2018 U.S. health officials on Tuesday proposed steps to improve the government’s system for overseeing medical devices, which has been criticized for years for...

Cal/OSHA Opens Investigation Into Tesla Workplace Conditions

Apr 19, 2018 California’s Division of Occupational Safety and Health said it has opened a new investigation into Tesla Inc. following a report about worker protections at the...

Forecasters Warn of Rare, Life-Threatening Oklahoma Wildfire Weather

Apr 19, 2018 Forecasters warned of dangerous, life-threatening wildfire conditions in parts of the Southwest and Southern Plains on Tuesday, as a forestry official...

Florida Lawyer Gets Prison for Role in $23M PIP Fraud Scheme

Apr 18, 2018 A Florida man has been sentenced to more than a year in prison for his role in a $23 million auto insurance fraud involving chiropractors’ clinics. The...

Best's Reviews

Scottsdale Insurance Sues Other Underwriters in $63.9 Million Legal Malpractice Case

Apr 18, 2018 Several underwriters, including Lloyd’s insurers, and the law firm they insured are being sued in federal court by an excess...

A.M. Best Affirms Credit Ratings of Athene Holdings Ltd. and Its Subsidiaries

Apr 18, 2018 A.M. Best has affirmed the Financial Strength Rating of A (Excellent) and the Long-Term Issuer Credit Rating (Long-Term ICR) of “a” of...

A.M. Best Affirms Credit Ratings of BNY Trade Insurance, Ltd. and The Hamilton Insurance Corp.

Apr 18, 2018 A.M. Best has affirmed the Financial Strength Ratings of A (Excellent) and the Long-Term Issuer Credit Ratings of “a...

Axis Re Names Chief Underwriting Officer

Apr 18, 2018 Axis Re said it has appointed Megan Thomas as chief underwriting officer. Thomas will be responsible for product and portfolio management within the reinsurance...

Business Insurance

Insurer can’t recover funds paid to logistics company: Court

Apr 18, 2018 An insurer cannot recover funds paid on behalf of a policyholder for damaged cargo...

AssuredPartners announces new fiscal management structure

Apr 18, 2018 AssuredPartners Inc. continued its management restructuring, announcing the promotions of...

Broker acquisition rate slips in first quarter

Apr 18, 2018 Broker mergers and acquisitions in the first quarter of 2018 slipped 24% to 142 transactions, compared with 186...

Property Casualty 360

Tackling the U.S. flood insurance challenge

Feb 28, 2018 Flood risk is one of the most severe natural hazards in the United States, yet one of the least well-managed. Nearly all the risk is borne by one...

A monumental disaster

Feb 28, 2018 If insurers stopped taking statements — and written, signed ones are better than recorded — they will spend more defending lawsuits than they would settling owed claims.

Around the P&C insurance industry: Feb. 28, 2018

Feb 28, 2018 News from Ryan Specialty Group LLC, J.S. Held, RIMS and more.