1.13.06 -- Introducing New Online Resource For Insurance Agents
The National Flood Insurance Program announced today a new FloodSmart Agents Web site launched January 1, providing access to agent materials and new content in a password-protected Agents-Only section of FloodSmart...
12.16.05 - Billions At Stake For Insurers And Property Owners
For insurers facing extraordinary exposure from Hurricanes Katrina and Rita, unmatched losses beyond any other natural disasters in US history, the bad news continues. Serious mold contamination is now threatening water-damaged homes and commercial properties throughout the region...
11.11.05 -- Insurers Take Unprecedented Steps To Prevent Flooded Vehicles From Entering Used Car Markets
Late yesterday the American Insurance Association (AIA) and the Property Casualty Insurers Association of America (PCI), jointly filed a complaint for declaratory relief in New Castle County Superior Court against the Delaware Department of Insurance...
10.14.05 -- New Study Demonstrates that Consumers Pay Less Under Colorado’s New Automobile Insurance System
Colorado automobile insurance rates have dropped between 16 and 39 percent depending on the location of the driver and coverages purchased, according to a new PCI and RMIIA study of automobile insurance rates before and after the state dropped its no-fault insurance system...
9.12.05 -- New Report Warns Of Rising Threat To Us Insurers And Their Customers From Climate Change
Hurricane Katrina is a most poignant reminder that U.S. insurers, government and consumers are at enormous risk from escalating losses from hurricanes and other weather-related events...
8.12.05 -- Growing Financial Services Offer Opportunities For Multicultural Insurance Marketers
Stored value cards are increasingly popular among multicultural consumer segments, according to the Urban Insurance Partners Institute (UIPI), and insurers can tap into this rapidly evolving trend to increase their customer base...
7.15.05 -- Decisions? Decisions? Look Beyond, Today, Tomorrow — A Year From Now
Today, the insurance industry is experiencing drastic changes through the development of new innovations that are strengthening existing customer relationships as well as seeking new relationships...
5.13.05 — Trimble Insurance Adds Document Management Solution To Keep Up With Expansion
This case study shows how Trimble Insurance (Delaware, OH) was able to overcome space limitations by implemting eTFile from Apres Systems. With eTFile, Trimble was also able to integrate with their existing software for easy installation...
4.15.05 — With Producer Comp Resolution Unknown, NAMIC Says Look At ‘Cost To Consumer Of Regulation’
Policymakers concerned that producer compensation practices might result in higher prices for insurance consumers should “pay attention to regulatory requirements that have had that effect for years,” according to a senior official of the National Association of Mutual Insurance Companies (NAMIC)...
3.23.05 — AIG Technologies, Inc. Announces The Release Of WINS Digital 2.0
AIG Technologies, Inc. (AIGT), a member company of American International Group, Inc. (AIG), announced the release of WINS Digital 2.0, an enhanced version of its web-based property-casualty insurance processing system...