A direct correlation exists between the maturity of an organization's risk management practices and stronger financial results and resiliency, according to a report released by Aon Global Risk Consulting.
The rate of increase for commercial insurance prices fell slightly to 5% in the third quarter of 2013, according to Towers Watson & Co.'s most recent Commercial Lines Insurance Pricing Survey.
A parent-volunteer coach of a high school cheerleading squad is not liable for the head injury suffered by one of the cheerleaders while trying out a new stunt, says an appellate court, in reversing a lower court ruling.
(Reuters) — Merck & Co. has agreed to settle hundreds of lawsuits over jaw injuries allegedly caused by the osteoporosis drug Fosamax, lawyers disclosed at a court hearing Monday.
President Barack Obama says he will continue to oppose legislation to repeal the health care reform law, but will consider changes.
The merger of American Airlines Inc. and US Airways Group Inc., which was legally closed Monday with the two airlines becoming American Airlines Group Inc., bring together two companies with very different pension histories.
The outlook for the global property/casualty insurance industry is “stable,” according Moody's Investors Service Inc.
Is the government insuring risks that could be handled by the private sector? A new paper from the R Street Institute looks at that question and suggests a larger private role.
USI Insurance Services L.L.C. said it has entered into a purchase agreement to acquire Denver-based Van Gilder Insurance Corp.
Liberty Mutual Holding Co. Inc.'s commercial insurance business unit has created a new product focusing on property coverage of foreign operations of midsize U.S. companies.
A Fresno, Calif., man has been ordered to pay $4.2 million in restitution to workers compensation insurers after he pleaded guilty to felony insurance fraud, the California Department of Insurance said Thursday.
The death of a Utah woman who suffered from melanoma was not compensable under the state's workers compensation law, even though her employer initially denied her time-off requests for surgery, a Utah appellate court has ruled.