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6 05, 2021

Kentucky City Threatened by Sewage Lagoon Seeping through Embankment

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A sewage lagoon above a small western Kentucky city is seeping through its embankment and is likely to fail, prompting the mayor to warn residents living downhill to prepare to evacuate if more rains increase the danger. The Kentucky Energy …

7 05, 2021

Amwins, Loadsure to Offer Per-Load Cargo Insurance to Freight Industry

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Loadsure has formed a partnership with managing general agency Amwins Specialty Logistics Underwriters (ASLU) to offer pay-as-you-go, all-risk smart coverage that includes automated claims on a digital platform. Loadsure’s offering for the U.S. freight industry is digitalized through the full …

6 05, 2021

People Moves: Westwood Picks Kriby as VP; New Roles for Burrows, Finley at The Villages; Lowe to Lead GRS Institute

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Westwood Insurance Agency Appoints Kriby as VP of Client Development, Partnerships Westwood Insurance Agency is has appointed Tom Kriby as vice president, Client Development and Partnerships, responsible for national account management and business development. In this role, Kriby will be …

6 05, 2021

Flood Threats Persist as Storms Continue to Drench the South

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Relentless wind and rain continued to pummel much of the southeastern United States Wednesday, spawning tornadoes, sparking a flash flood emergency in Alabama and damaging homes from Texas to Virginia. The storms have prompted boat rescues and toppled trees and …

7 05, 2021

Officials: 15 Cows Killed by Lightning Strike in Alabama

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Fifteen cows were killed when lightning struck a family farm in Alabama as severe weather moved through the area, according to an emergency management director. The cattle were struck Monday night at the farm in Macon County, news outlets quoted …

7 05, 2021

Positive Physicians Insurance Co. Expands Med Mal Coverage into Florida, Georgia

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Positive Physicians Insurance Co. has been approved by the Florida and Georgia departments of insurance to offer medical malpractice insurance within their respective states. The company obtained admitted status in Florida in February and Georgia in March and is currently …

5 05, 2021

Trinity Underwriting Managers, Obsidian Partner on Auto Liability Offering

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Trinity Underwriting Managers (TUMI), part of Amwins Underwriting, has formed a new carrier partnership with Obsidian, an A.M. Best rated “A-” hybrid fronting program carrier. The partnership will add to TUMI’s automotive liability product offerings with specialty insurance coverage for …

5 05, 2021

3 Killed by Tornadoes from Southeast Storms; 12 Twisters Confirmed in Mississippi

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Much of the South faced more severe weather Tuesday that has killed at least three people, spawned tornadoes Sunday night and Monday and damaged homes and uprooted trees from Mississippi to West Virginia. Parts of Texas, Louisiana, Mississippi, Alabama and …

4 05, 2021

Core Specialty, DUAL to Offer Primary, Excess Professional Liability Coverage

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Core Specialty Insurance Holdings, Inc. and its subsidiaries has formed an underwriting arrangement with DUAL Commercial, LLC to provide primary and excess professional liability limits for qualified classes of business. DUAL is a specialty program manager specializing in the property, …

4 05, 2021

Storm That Damaged 32 Homes in Tennessee Was Tornado

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The National Weather Services said a violent storm that damaged more than 30 homes in Tennessee last week was an EF-1 tornado, The Paris Post-Intelligencer reported. No deaths and only one minor injury were reported from the tornado that cut …