Business Insurance - Web News http://businessinsurance.com/section/news http://www.businessinsurance.com en-us Mon, 8 Feb 2016 16:52:46 EST 10 Cigna enters outcomes-based pricing program with drugmaker http://businessinsurance.com/article/20160208/NEWS03/160209833 20160208/NEWS03/160209833 Under the contract for Novartis' heart failure drug Entresto, Cigna will pay for how well the drug performs, rather than paying per pill administered. Mon, 8 Feb 2016 15:21:25 EST CNA swings to loss in 2015 fourth quarter http://businessinsurance.com/article/20160208/NEWS06/160209836 20160208/NEWS06/160209836 Lower results in its property/casualty operations and a charge to its long-term care business are to blame. Mon, 8 Feb 2016 14:29:01 EST Women to Watch: Where are they now … http://businessinsurance.com/article/20160208/NEWS06/160209837 20160208/NEWS06/160209837 We catch up with one of Business Insurance's 2007 Women to Watch. Mon, 8 Feb 2016 14:25:23 EST Integro launches health care errors and omissions coverage http://businessinsurance.com/article/20160208/NEWS06/160209838 20160208/NEWS06/160209838 Integro Ltd. on Monday said it has launched professional liability/errors and omissions insurance coverage for U.S. health care institutions. Mon, 8 Feb 2016 13:20:46 EST Burns & Wilcox expands regional offices http://businessinsurance.com/article/20160208/NEWS06/160209839 20160208/NEWS06/160209839 Burns & Wilcox said that it has expanded its Salt Lake City, Las Vegas, and St. Louis locations. Mon, 8 Feb 2016 13:12:26 EST Workers comp only remedy for police officer bit by K-9 partner http://businessinsurance.com/article/20160208/NEWS08/160209840 20160208/NEWS08/160209840 A negligence suit filed by a police officer who was “attacked and bit” by a trained police dog is barred by the exclusive remedy provisions of the Connecticut Workers' Compensation Act, a state appellate court has ruled. Mon, 8 Feb 2016 12:16:14 EST California health exchange enrollments top previous year http://businessinsurance.com/article/20160208/NEWS03/160209841 20160208/NEWS03/160209841 California, which has the biggest state-run public health insurance exchange, says the number of people who selected a plan surged in the final days of the 2016 open season. Mon, 8 Feb 2016 11:59:14 EST Lawyers see limited legal options for workers sent in Zika's way http://businessinsurance.com/article/20160208/NEWS06/160209842 20160208/NEWS06/160209842 (Reuters) — Employees of U.S. companies seeking to avoid exposure to the Zika virus likely have few legal avenues to either refuse travel to affected areas or sue if they actually become sick from the virus. Mon, 8 Feb 2016 11:12:17 EST Pennsylvania posse won't saddle up http://businessinsurance.com/article/20160208/NEWS08/160209843 20160208/NEWS08/160209843 Sheriffs in the Old West — or at least in old westerns — never had to sweat small stuff like workers compensation coverage when rounding up a posse to hunt the bad guys. Mon, 8 Feb 2016 09:29:32 EST U.K. storms cause estimated $763 million in insured losses http://businessinsurance.com/article/20160208/NEWS06/160209844 20160208/NEWS06/160209844 The United Kingdom got battered by storms in December, and incurred further damage from low pressure weather systems in January. Mon, 8 Feb 2016 09:18:42 EST