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Insurance Notices Threaten Young Adults’ Privacy

(1/17/2018) Young adults can remain on their parents’ health insurance policies until they turn 26, but when they use it for counseling, pregnancy tests, addiction treatm... full story

U.S. P/C Insurance Outlook Remains Stable

(1/09/2018) A.M. Best is maintaining a stable outlook on the personal lines segment of the U.S. property/casualty industry for 2018... full story

Some California Homeowners Lose Coverage

(1/09/2018) Some California homeowners face policy cancellation or significantly higher rates after the 2017 wildfire season as insurers reassess their risks in areas where... full story

2017 Set a Record for Disaster Losses

(1/09/2018) Insurers are set to pay out a record $135 billion to cover losses from natural disasters in 2017, the world’s largest reinsurer told the New York Times, drive... full story

Amazon Takes Step Toward Insurance

(1/09/2018) The Times of India reports that Amazon is looking at injecting cash into Acko General Insurance, an online-only insurance start-up based in India... full story

2017 One of Worst Disaster Years

(1/03/2018) The year 2017 will go down as one of the worst for disasters in the United States. The U.S. recorded 15 weather events costing $1 billion or more each through e... full story

Scandal Insurance Product Being Crafted

(1/03/2018) The surge in scandals involving allegations of sexual assault and harassment is fueling interest in the development of a new insurance product, to protect again... full story

Colorado Gets New Insurance Commissioner

(1/03/2018) Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper has named Michael Conway as the state’s interim insurance commissioner. Conway takes over from Marguerite Salazar, who had bee... full story

PA Workers Comp Rates to Jump

(1/03/2018) On Dec. 27, Acting Pennsylvania Insurance Commissioner Jessica Altman approved a 6.06 percent increase in workers' compensation premiums, one of the largest hik... full story

Many D.C. Federal Properties in a Flood Plain

(1/03/2018) The greatest concentration of federal civilian buildings owned or operated by the U.S. General Services Administration located in a flood plain is in Washington... full story

House Unveils Massive $81 Billion Disaster Aid Package

(12/20/2017) On Dec. 18, the U.S. House unveiled the details of its $81 billion disaster aid package, which is split between Texas, Florida, Puerto Rico, and the U.S. Virgin... full story

NY Regs Bar Asking About Occupation, Education

(12/20/2017) The New York Department of Financial Services unveiled regulations that prevent auto insurance companies from asking policyholders about education and occupatio... full story

Deadline for Louisiana NFIP Nears

(12/20/2017) The end of the year deadline for National Flood Insurance Program policyholders affected by the flooding in August 2016 of South Louisiana is fast approaching..... full story

NAIC Releases 2016 Profitability Report

(12/20/2017) The NAIC has released the Report on Profitability by Line by State in 2016. The report estimates and allocates profitability in property/casualty insurance by s... full story

California Fire Insurance Market Could Change

(12/20/2017) The “new normal” of California’s fire season, with year-round threats to homes statewide, could alter the market for fire insurance, according to Californ... full story

Holiday Season Reminder: Be Careful with Candles

(12/20/2017) Nothing spreads cheer quite like holiday decorations, but care must be taken to ensure your festive winter décor is fire-safe... full story

California Fires and Insurance Losses

(12/11/2017) With massive wildfires in October in northern California, and December fires devastating the southern part of the state around Los Angeles, this year will go do... full story

ACA Enrollment Deadline Dec. 15

(12/11/2017) Consumers in most states only have through Dec. 15 to update or change health insurance plans on the Affordable Care Act marketplace with changes effective Jan.... full story

Drones, Driverless: Risks, Opportunities

(12/11/2017) Legal experts say drones and self-driving vehicles offer both great opportunities and new exposures for the insurance sector. Federal and state lawmakers have p... full story

Most Commercial Rates Rise in November

(12/11/2017) A report by the insurance exchange IVANS shows that premium renewal rate changes were positive in November for most standard commercial lines. IVANS, a unit of ... full story