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18 06, 2019

Digital Car Repair Platform Fixico Raises €7M to Expand Internationally

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Fixico, the Amsterdam-based digital platform for car damage repair, has raised €7 million ($7.9 million) to grow its international footprint and fleet and insurance partnerships. The technology company offers a digital platform that seamlessly handles car repair for consumers, insurers, …

18 06, 2019

MS Amlin Names RSA’s Vogiatzidou as Senior Marine Underwriter in Dubai

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MS Amlin, the London-based re/insurer, announced the appointment of Mary Vogiatzidou to the role of senior marine underwriter. Vogiatzidou will be based in MS Amlin’s Dubai office and will be responsible for the continued development and growth of the marine …

18 06, 2019

Spragg Named President of Berkley Select

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W.R. Berkley Corp. announced the appointment of Daniel R. Spragg as president of its specialty unit, Berkley Select. Spragg has 30 years of experience in the specialty insurance and insurance consulting industries. He most recently served as founding partner of …

18 06, 2019

Operator Cleared of Fault in Boston Red Line Derailment

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Transit officials say the operator of a Red Line train that derailed in Boston this week was not at fault in the mishap. An MBTA spokesman tells The Boston Globe that the investigation into last Tuesday’s derailment, the second within …

18 06, 2019

Sen. Rubio Bill Would Block Patent Damage Claims by Foreign Firms on Watch List

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U.S. Senator Marco Rubio filed legislation on Monday that would prevent Huawei Technologies Co. Ltd. from seeking damages in U.S. patent courts, after the Chinese firm demanded that Verizon Communications Inc. pay $1 billion to license the rights to patented …

18 06, 2019

New York Senator Schumer Calls for Repairs to Lake Ontario Infrastructure

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New York Senator Chuck Schumer plans to call on the Army Corps of Engineers to provide funding for repairs to flood-ravaged infrastructure at Little Sodus Bay Harbor on Lake Ontario. A pier and a barrier bar began to collapse in …

18 06, 2019

Professional Insurance Agents of New Jersey Elects Blum President

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Professional Insurance Agents of New Jersey (PIANJ) has elected Bruce Blum of Somerset, N.J., president at the association’s annual business meeting at Harrah’s in Atlantic City. Blum is owner of Blum & Walsh Group Inc., a division of T.E. Freuler …

18 06, 2019

Cal/OSHA Cites Solar Panel Installer $193K for Willful Fall Protection Violation

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Cal/OSHA has cited an Anaheim, Calif. solar panel installation company $193,905 for multiple serious workplace safety hazards including one willful serious accident-related violation, following an investigation of a worker who was seriously injured after they fell from the roof of …

18 06, 2019

Hub International Acquires Foster & Parker Insurance Agency in California

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Hub International Ltd. has acquired Foster & Parker Insurance Agency Inc. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. Steve Barsotti, president of Foster & Parker Insurance, and the staff will join Hub California. Foster & Parker Insurance is an independent …

18 06, 2019

Hub Acquires Assets of Atlanta-based Insurtech In-Fi; Hires Chasteen

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Hub International Limited, has acquired the assets of CBIS, LLC, d/b/a “In-Fi” (In-Fi). Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. Established in 2016 by co-founder Jon Chasteen, In-Fi developed a distribution platform for financial institutions, which utilizes technology and automation …