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10 12, 2019

Special Report: America’s Best Independent Insurance Agencies to Work For

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The votes have been tallied and the results are in for the 2019 Best Independent Insurance Agency to Work For survey by Insurance Journal. The winners have been chosen by employees. Employees of the Best Agencies to Work For in …

10 12, 2019

Beazley Life Sciences Product Aimed at Small Businesses, Start-Ups

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Beazley has launched its BioSecure policy, a life sciences proposition designed for small businesses. The coverage provides flexible insurance protection against a range of exposures in the pharma, biotech and medical device sectors. By introducing BioSecure to smaller, private enterprise …

10 12, 2019

Beazley Life Sciences Product Aimed at Small Businesses, Start-Ups

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Beazley has launched its BioSecure policy, a life sciences proposition designed for small businesses. The coverage provides flexible insurance protection against a range of exposures in the pharma, biotech and medical device sectors. By introducing BioSecure to smaller, private enterprise …

10 12, 2019

Texas Windstorm Insurance Association Board to Assess Members $90M, Defers Action on Residential and Commercial Rates

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The Texas Windstorm Insurance Association board of directors voted today to assess member insurance companies $90 million based on losses from Hurricane Harvey and voted to defer further consideration of action regarding TWIA insurance rates on residential and commercial policies …

6 12, 2019

Texas City Again Issues Voluntary Evacuation Order over Chemical Plant Blast

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Concerns over air quality have prompted a voluntary evacuation order that was in effect on Dec. 5 for a Texas Gulf Coast city where a pair of chemical plant explosions occurred last week. Port Neches issued the voluntary order for …

6 12, 2019

Texas Woman, Man Convicted of Workers’ Comp Fraud in Separate Cases

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Texas Mutual Insurance Co. reported that two Texans have been convicted of workers’ compensation fraud in two separate cases. The workers’ compensation insurer said Sharon Boachie of Arlington and Larry Toliver of Knox City were sentenced in Travis County district …

6 12, 2019

Former Georgia Mayor Pleads Guilty to 30 Counts of Insurance Fraud

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A former Georgia mayor pleaded guilty Tuesday to 30 counts of insurance fraud after stealing over $11,000 from victims who believed they were paying for insurance policies. Former Franklin Mayor Brad Yates, in a negotiated plea deal, was sentenced to …

6 12, 2019

Economy Slowing in 9 Midwest, Plains States, Survey Suggests

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A new monthly survey of business leaders suggests the economy is slowing down in nine Midwest and Plains states as the U.S. trade war with China continues, according to a report released Dec. 1. The overall index for the region …

6 12, 2019

Auto Insurer, Noblr, Now Offering Policies in Ohio

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Personal car insurance company, Noblr, is now offering coverage to Ohio drivers, the company announced. Noblr said it rewards customers’ good driving behaviors with real-time competitive rates. Noblr is built on a reciprocal exchange model, where customers are members who …

6 12, 2019

NTSB: Poor Training Led to Deadly 2017 Explosion at Minneapolis School

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Federal investigators have concluded that a deadly explosion at a Minneapolis school in 2017 happened because a pipefitting crew lacked proper training and wasn’t fully authorized to move a gas meter. The National Transportation Safety Board released its report Dec. …