Pyeongchang Olympics present myriad risks for insurers

Fri, 23 Feb 2018 06:15:00 -0500

The 2018 Winter Olympics bring in the usual risks associated with international sporting events, and then some.

Insurers with EU clients face workflow challenges under GDPR

Fri, 23 Feb 2018 06:15:00 -0500

European homebuyers who insure their properties through U.S. companies could require those businesses to upgrade their data protection efforts beginning in May of this year.

Study signals hope for the insurance industry labor market

Fri, 23 Feb 2018 06:00:00 -0500

Recruiting is less difficult in most disciplines than it was one year ago, just in time for Insurance Careers Month, study finds.

Here's how one incumbent insurer became an InsurTech startup

Thu, 22 Feb 2018 09:30:00 -0500

Together, insurance startups and incumbents can learn from and complement each other.

Massachusetts top court limits definition of ‘regular compensation’ in workers’ comp case

Thu, 22 Feb 2018 07:21:00 -0500

The definition of 'regular compensation' in many states determines when an injured employee can collect workers' comp benefits.

Arizona names InsurTech veteran interim director of insurance

Wed, 21 Feb 2018 06:10:00 -0500

For at least a short period of time, Arizona will have a top insurance regulator who has developed an insurance product comparison tool and a private exchange system.

2018 Agent Study: Which carriers do agents say they don't use, but would consider using? (VIDEO)

Wed, 21 Feb 2018 06:00:00 -0500

Additional data from the 2018 Independent Agent Study looks at which commercial providers agents say they would consider using.

Insurer strategies in 2018: The new balancing act

Wed, 21 Feb 2018 05:00:00 -0500

This year — 2018 — is likely to be an exciting one for the insurance industry as the transformation continues.

The role of automation in data security

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 06:15:00 -0500

As compliance requirements multiply and become more fragmented, it's increasingly difficult to maintain uniformity in all 51 states.

Where's the money? Solving payment issues after a CAT

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 06:00:00 -0500

Maximize technology to solve billing and payment dilemmas after a catastrophe.

Who's using what in P&C insurance: Feb. 19, 2018

Mon, 19 Feb 2018 12:30:00 -0500

Insurance technology news from Microsoft, Swiss Re, Hartford InsurTech Hub, TenantCloud, Assurant, Wellthie and more.

Consider business objectives before rushing to innovate

Mon, 19 Feb 2018 05:30:00 -0500

Has there been too much hype in the insurance industry surrounding emerging technologies?

Cyber hacks cost up to $109 billion in 2016, U.S. estimates

Fri, 16 Feb 2018 14:15:00 -0500

Malicious cyber activity cost the U.S. economy between $57 billion and $109 billion in 2016, the White House said Friday.

3 digital marketing hacks to drive more insurance leads in 2018

Fri, 16 Feb 2018 05:00:00 -0500

It's more critical than ever that legacy insurers, agents and brokers start to prioritize online marketing.

4 ways insurers can prepare for 'Digital Insurance 2.0'

Fri, 16 Feb 2018 00:30:00 -0500

As InsurTechs make strong moves into the insurance market, legacy carriers are launching innovative new products.

Self-driving cars, data prompt new auto insurance products

Thu, 15 Feb 2018 11:35:00 -0500

The exponential growth of semi-autonomous cars requires rapid change on the part of producers and insurers alike.

Who's tops? Independent agents name 'best' carriers in factors most important to them (VIDEO)

Thu, 15 Feb 2018 11:15:00 -0500

From responsive service to compensation programs, agents select the 'best' carriers in multiple areas of consideration.

Insurance archaeology & environmental claims

Thu, 15 Feb 2018 06:00:00 -0500

These unique investigations help insurers determine coverage for long-tail claims.

Insureds to relay data to insurers through smart home devices

Wed, 14 Feb 2018 06:15:00 -0500

Nearly half of all homeowners and renters in the U.S. would consider allowing their insurance company to receive information through smart home devices.

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