By: Matt Dunning
Published September 17, 2014 - 1:58pm CST
Atlanta-based Digital Benefits Advisors on Wednesday said it has added Benefits Resource L.L.C., an Aliso Viejo, California-based consultant, to its nationwide network of employee benefits-only service providers.
Published September 17, 2014 - 1:43pm CST
(Reuters) — Insurance companies are increasingly turning to "big data" from satellites, social media and even cigarette sales at gas stations to help identify risks and build up customer profiles.
By: Judy Greenwald
Published September 17, 2014 - 12:40pm CST
Victor O. Schinnerer & Co. has named Scott P. Thomas senior vice president and senior underwriting manager leading the property/casualty segment of the architects and engineers program and the international property/casualty program of the underwriting manager.
Published September 17, 2014 - 12:22pm CST
(Reuters) — Cambodia deployed armed troops in its capital on Wednesday as garment workers held rallies to revive a campaign for higher wages that had helped stoke a year-long political crisis.
By: Bill Kenealy
Published September 17, 2014 - 12:16pm CST
ATLANTA — The lack of standardized technologies is a primary source of inefficiency in excess and surplus lines, according to speakers at the National Association of Professional Surplus Lines Offices Ltd.'s annual conference in Atlanta.
By: Stephanie Goldberg
Published September 17, 2014 - 11:52am CST
Sedgwick Claims Management Services Inc. has signed an agreement to acquire T&H Global Holdings L.L.C. and its subsidiaries, the Memphis, Tennessee-based third-party administrator said Wednesday.
By: Mark A. Hofmann
Published September 17, 2014 - 11:43am CST
Insurance groups are welcoming the House's approval on Tuesday of legislation that would give the Federal Reserve more leeway in determining accounting standards.
Published September 17, 2014 - 11:14am CST
(Reuters) — HealthCare.gov, President Barack Obama's health insurance exchange, has security and privacy protection vulnerabilities, a U.S. government watchdog reported Tuesday, nearly a year after the website's troubled rollout.
By: Judy Greenwald
Published September 17, 2014 - 11:04am CST
A Wisconsin Merry Maids franchisee has agreed to pay $40,000 to settle an Equal Employment Opportunity Commission pregnancy discrimination lawsuit, the agency said.
Published September 17, 2014 - 10:35am CST
(Reuters) — Leaders of some of the biggest U.S. corporations unveiled a campaign on Tuesday to reduce the nation's health care costs, urging their peers to embrace wellness programs to improve employee health.
Published September 16, 2014 - 4:08pm CST
In our latest video report, we speak with industry experts about how homeowners, businesses and communities can be best prepared to cope with hurricanes and other costly natural disasters.
Published September 16, 2014 - 4:02pm CST
(Reuters) — An information technology engineer at Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati was arrested Tuesday and charged with insider trading on information he learned while working at the prominent Silicon Valley law firm.
By: Jerry Geisel
Published September 16, 2014 - 3:01pm CST
Enrollment in high-deductible health insurance plans, including consumer-driven health plans, continues to grow, the National Center for Health Statistics said in a report Tuesday.
Published September 16, 2014 - 1:08pm CST
“Beware the Badger” would have been sound advice for a 71-year old woman from Bath, England, who locked a badger in her shed only to have it smash through a wall to escape, leading to an insurance claim.
By: Judy Greenwald
Published September 16, 2014 - 1:01pm CST
The Navigators Group Inc.'s principal underwriting agency subsidiary, Navigators Management Co. Inc., has introduced a new cyber liability and privacy/data breach coverage product called NAVSecure.