Business Insurance - _Mid-Market Executive http://businessinsurance.com/section/news05 http://www.businessinsurance.com en-us Wed, 23 Jul 2014 04:16:19 EST 10 OSHA cites Omaha feed company for fatal plant collapse http://businessinsurance.com/article/20140721/NEWS05/140729977 20140721/NEWS05/140729977 OSHA has cited an Omaha, Nebraska-based livestock feed manufacturer for multiple federal safety and health violations following a deadly partial collapse at its processing plant in January. Mon, 21 Jul 2014 15:10:49 EST USI acquires New Jersey specialty agency http://businessinsurance.com/article/20140721/NEWS05/140729982 20140721/NEWS05/140729982 USI Insurance Services L.L.C. announced that it has acquired Toms River, New Jersey-based insurance agency BHB Insurance Services L.L.C. Mon, 21 Jul 2014 13:25:42 EST More brokers sharing critical big data insight with mid-market clients http://businessinsurance.com/article/20140720/NEWS05/307209982 20140720/NEWS05/307209982 After decades of gathering and warehousing data on insurance purchases, exposures and claims from their commercial clients, more insurance brokers are offering to share the power of their “big data” sets with their middle-market clients. Sun, 20 Jul 2014 06:00:00 EST Integro uses data analytics to give mid-market client key insurance tip http://businessinsurance.com/article/20140720/NEWS05/307209983 20140720/NEWS05/307209983 Integro Ltd. Sun, 20 Jul 2014 06:00:00 EST Lyft slapped with 'cease-and-desist' notice in NYC http://businessinsurance.com/article/20140711/NEWS05/140719967 20140711/NEWS05/140719967 Lyft, the pink-mustachioed car-sharing startup that plans to begin serving New York City Friday, has been issued a “cease-and-desist” letter by the state Department of Financial Services in which Superintendent Benjamin Lawsky accused the San... Fri, 11 Jul 2014 09:24:12 EST Zurich splits surety market to differentiate mid-market, national client needs http://businessinsurance.com/article/20140710/NEWS05/140719979 20140710/NEWS05/140719979 Zurich North America on Thursday announced that it has realigned its contract surety team in an effort to better address clients' needs according to their company size. Thu, 10 Jul 2014 16:45:01 EST New York City's legal claim costs projected to keep rising http://businessinsurance.com/article/20140709/NEWS05/140709838 20140709/NEWS05/140709838 New York City will spend $675 million to settle legal claims this fiscal year and is projected to spend $782 million by fiscal 2018, according to an analysis released by New York City Comptroller Scott Stringer on Wednesday. Wed, 9 Jul 2014 16:06:12 EST Hub International buys Manitoba-based insurance agency http://businessinsurance.com/article/20140707/NEWS05/140709883 20140707/NEWS05/140709883 Hub International Ltd. on Monday said it has acquired the shares of Gibson's Insurance Agency Ltd., a Manitoba, Canada-based commercial insurance brokerage, expanding its reach into Canada. Mon, 7 Jul 2014 13:02:30 EST Pursuing complex liability claims requires careful documentation http://businessinsurance.com/article/20140706/NEWS05/307069995 20140706/NEWS05/307069995 Though litigation is never preferable, it often is a commercial insurance policyholder's only recourse to collect reimbursement for losses or defense costs connected with complex liability claims. Sun, 6 Jul 2014 06:00:00 EST Hub acquires New Mexico insurance brokerage Free Market http://businessinsurance.com/article/20140703/NEWS05/140709925 20140703/NEWS05/140709925 Hub International Ltd. has acquired the assets of Free Market Insurance Agencies L.L.C., a full-service commercial insurance brokerage located in Albuquerque, New Mexico. Thu, 3 Jul 2014 15:01:24 EST