Technology News for Insurance Agencies

Will bots take over my insurance job?

Wed, 13 Dec 2017 05:30:00 -0500

There are many jobs that will be impacted by AI over the next decade and longer, and it may or may not cause job displacement.

America's 10 most dangerous cities for cyclists

Wed, 13 Dec 2017 00:00:00 -0500

Despite the relative safety of American cities for cyclists, 70% of fatal bike accidents still occur in urban areas.

Who’s using what in P&C insurance: Dec. 11, 2017

Mon, 11 Dec 2017 12:45:00 -0500

Technology news from Metromile, Progressive, APT, Insurity, Sirius Group, Fortegra, Clearcover, the Ohio Bureau of Workers’ Compensation and more.

Marijuana use could be jeopardizing safety on the roads, survey finds

Mon, 11 Dec 2017 06:30:00 -0500

A new survey conducted on behalf of the PCI has found that more Americans consider using social media and texting to be more dangerous while driving than being under the influence of marijuana.

Why agency aggregation must continue to evolve

Mon, 11 Dec 2017 00:00:00 -0500

Today, many billions of dollars of written premium are generated through agency aggregations.

A dozen ways to prevent theft during the holidays

Mon, 11 Dec 2017 00:00:00 -0500

It's the most wonderful time of the year — not just for you and your family, but for thieves, too.

Underwriting and big data: 3 myths debunked

Fri, 08 Dec 2017 00:00:00 -0500

As technology adoption and the data it produces become prevalent in insurance, the human element remains valuable.

America's roadways need to be digitalized

Thu, 07 Dec 2017 15:00:00 -0500

There are few networks in the United States that are relied upon as much as its roadways.

How AI and automation can transform the claims process

Thu, 07 Dec 2017 12:00:00 -0500

Leveraging technology can save time and money, leading to happier customers.

3 challenges of modern supply chain cybersecurity management

Thu, 07 Dec 2017 07:00:00 -0500

The most complex and troublesome challenges of managing vendor cyber risk.

The (somewhat) good news and bad news of corporate cyber readiness

Thu, 07 Dec 2017 06:00:00 -0500

The NACD's recently released Public Company Governance Survey contains mixed findings regarding the current state of cybersecurity risk readiness.

Blockchain in insurance: What’s the real story?

Thu, 07 Dec 2017 05:30:00 -0500

Blockchain may well become foundational to the business world and pervasive in insurance, but it is likely to evolve gradually over the next decade.

3 reasons the insurance industry is challenged by big data initiatives

Thu, 07 Dec 2017 00:00:00 -0500

Given the benefits of big data to the insurance industry, why is the momentum behind such initiatives still lagging?

Catastrophe losses triple for P&C insurers in 2017, Fitch Ratings reports

Wed, 06 Dec 2017 12:55:00 -0500

A new Fitch Ratings special report analyzes GAAP financial results for the first nine months of 2017.

Wells Fargo insurance license at risk after investigation

Wed, 06 Dec 2017 12:45:00 -0500

The California Department of Insurance is seeking to suspend or revoke Wells Fargo's licenses to transact personal insurance in California.

FEMA to recover $1.042 billion in reinsurance from private markets

Wed, 06 Dec 2017 07:10:00 -0500

Under the terms of the 2017 Reinsurance Agreement, FEMA is filing claims with its reinsurers for losses associated with Hurricane Harvey.

Safety incidents rise along with popularity of civilian drones

Tue, 05 Dec 2017 16:05:00 -0500

The number of reported safety incidents involving civilian drones is on track to rise dramatically again this year, with almost as many in the first nine months of 2017 as for all of last year.

Treating the whole worker in your RTW program

Tue, 05 Dec 2017 11:30:00 -0500

Getting an injured worker back on the job takes more than just medical care. It takes an understanding of the emotional and mental health needs as well.

InsurTech startup At-Bay pairs cyber insurance with risk management

Tue, 05 Dec 2017 06:15:00 -0500

This new California-based cyber insurance provider reflects the growing collaboration between InsurTechs and industry incumbents.

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