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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

Best's Reviews

A.M. Best Upgrades Credit Ratings of Lonpac Insurance Bhd

Sep 26, 2018 A.M. Best has upgraded the Financial Strength Rating to A (Excellent) from A- (Excellent) and the Long-Term Issuer Credit Rating to “a” from “a-” of...

A.M. Best Withdraws Credit Ratings of National Insurance Company of Wisconsin, Inc.

Sep 25, 2018 A.M. Best has affirmed the Financial Strength Rating (FSR) of B+ (Good) and the Long-Term Issuer Credit Rating (Long-Term ICR)...

Pacific Health Care Organization Launches Workers’ Comp Acquisition Search

Sep 25, 2018 Pacific Health Care Organization Inc. said it launched a strategic acquisition search for an insurance company to add to its suite of “...

Washington Regulators Consider 5% Average Workers’ Comp Rate Cut for 2019

Sep 25, 2018 Workers’ compensation rates in Washington state could drop by as much as 5% on average for employers in 2019, if a proposal by the state...

Claims Journal

People News: Everest, Arch, Snapsheet

Sep 26, 2018 Vandendael Named Everest Insurance International CEO Everest Insurance, the diversified specialty insurance division of Everest Re Group, Ltd., announced the addition of Vincent...

Congressional Deal Could Solve Louisiana Flooding Issue

Sep 26, 2018 Thousands of Louisiana flood victims who have been barred from homeowner rebuilding grants because they borrowed money through the federal Small Business Administration...

Residents Demand Changes to Prevent Chain O’Lakes Flooding

Sep 26, 2018 Residents are pushing for Illinois officials to change how they run a dam to prevent flooding in several lakes that flow into the Fox River in Chicago’s northern...

Texas Workers’ Comp Study Finds Worker Access to Medical Care Improved

Sep 26, 2018 The Texas Department of Insurance, Division of Workers’ Compensation reported in a newly released study that access to medical care for injured...

Business Insurance

Employers likely to prevail in LGBT cases at Supreme Court with Kennedy retirement

Jun 28, 2018 Employers will likely have an easier time combating claims of...

Validus recruits executive from XL

Jun 28, 2018 Validus Specialty Underwriting Services Inc. has recruited Bob Eells from XL Group to be senior vice president...

Lockton reports revenue increase

Jun 28, 2018 Lockton Cos. L.L.C. reported $1.57 billion in revenue for fiscal year 2018, a 9.9% increase over fiscal year 2017...