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23 09, 2020

Oregon Issues Insurance Emergency Order for Wildfire Victims

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The Oregon Department of Consumer and Business Services’ Division of Financial Regulation has issued an insurance emergency order for people affected by the state’s wildfires. Insurance companies must immediately take steps to do the following until the order is no …

23 09, 2020

Citing U.S. Sanctions, Insurers Won’t Cover Ships For Russia, Turkey Pipelines Projects

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The world’s largest group of shipping insurers will not insure vessels involved in the Russian-led Nord Stream 2 and TurkStream gas pipeline projects because of the threat of U.S. sanctions. Associations belonging to the International Group of P&I Clubs, including …

23 09, 2020

Small Plane Crash Lands on Street in Pennsylvania, Two Injured

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A small plane traveling from Vermont crash landed on a residential street in Pennsylvania, injuring the pilot and a passenger. The single-engine aircraft was trying to land at Wilkes-Barre/Scranton International Airport on Sunday night when the pilot apparently had engine …

23 09, 2020

The Hilb Group Acquires Connecticut’s Ganim Group

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The Hilb Group LLC (THG) has acquired Connecticut-based Ganim Group Inc. (Ganim Benefits) from Ganim Financial Inc. The transaction became effective on September 1, 2020. The Ganim Benefits team, including Valerie Koch, will join THG of New England and continue …

23 09, 2020

MMG Insurance Company Hires McPherson as Senior Vice President of Operations

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MMG Insurance Company has hired David McPherson as senior vice president of operations, effective September 1, 2020. McPherson will work closely with Matt McHatten, current executive vice president and chief operating officer, to transition into his role. This new position …

23 09, 2020

CAC Specialty in Colorado Adds Movafaghi to its Tax Insurance Practice

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Denver, Colo.-based CAC Specialty has named Matt Movafaghi a senior vice president in its tax insurance practice. Movafaghi was most recently a senior tax counsel for Chevron Corp., where he was responsible for implementing tax planning strategies and advising management …

23 09, 2020

Home Insurtech MGA Hippo, Topa Insurance End Their 3-Year Partnership

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Property/casualty insurer Topa Insurance Co. and Hippo Enterprises, a technology-driven managing general agency offering homeowners insurance, announced their mutual decision to end their three-year partnership. The move comes after Hippo’s acquisition of Spinnaker Insurance Co., a national insurer licensed in …

23 09, 2020

Michigan Man Faces Felony Charges Over Alleged Fake Auto Insurance Certificates

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A formerly licensed insurance agent in Flint, Michigan, faces multiple felony charges for allegedly selling fraudulent automobile insurance certificates. The Michigan Department of Financial Services (DIFS) said 24-year old Dillen Leonard has been charged with four counts of selling counterfeit …

23 09, 2020

2 Injured by Minneapolis Police Projectiles During Unrest Suing City

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Two men injured by police during violence that followed the death of George Floyd in Minneapolis are suing the city, its police chief and unnamed officers. Soren Stevenson, 25, lost his left eye after he was shot by police with …

23 09, 2020

Purdue Report: 21 Work-Related Deaths on Indiana Farms in 2019

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Indiana had 21 work-related deaths on farms deaths last year, the fewest number of documented cases since 2013, Purdue University announced on Sept. 22. Three of the victims were children under the age of 5, while 11 were 60 or …