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Arizona Insurance Commissioner to Head Department of Financial Institutions

Mar 20, 2019 Keith Schraad, director of the Arizona Department of Insurance, has been named interim director of the state Department of Financial...

Arch Insurance Invests in UK Personal Lines Managing General Agency

Mar 20, 2019 Arch Insurance International said it invested in London-based Archipelago Risk Services Ltd., a personal lines managing general agency....

Georgia Asks to Reopen Exchange Enrollment Period

Mar 20, 2019 A contract dispute between a health care provider and Anthem Inc. has Georgia insurance officials seeking to reopen the Affordable Care Act enrollment period for...

Main Street America Realigns Leadership With Focus on Potential M&A

Mar 20, 2019 Main Street America Group has realigned leadership as it focuses on potential mergers and acquisitions. The company has appointed Jeff...

Insurance Journal

Burning Down a House to Show How to Build for Wildfire Defense

Mar 20, 2019 After only a year into his job as CEO and president of the Insurance Institute for Business and Home Safety, Roy Wright is setting the place on fire. The IBHS...

Relation Names Brennan Account Executive in California

Mar 20, 2019 Relation Insurance Services has named Sean Brennan an account executive at Pan American Insurance Services, a Relation company. Brennan will be based in Relation’s...

Study Examines Impact of California Workers’ Comp Formulary

Mar 20, 2019 Since California implemented its workers’ compensation formulary last year, an increasing share of drugs prescribed to injured workers are either “Exempt...

Texas Body Shop Owner Sentenced in Auto Insurance Fraud Case

Mar 20, 2019 A Travis County body shop owner has been sentenced to 10 years of probation after pleading guilty to reporting wrecks that never took place and damaging...

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Devastating Nebraska Floods Threaten to Stretch into the South

Mar 20, 2019 BROWNVILLE, Neb. — Emergency officials in Southern U.S. states kept a wary eye on the Missouri and Mississippi rivers as massive flooding that killed four...

Butterball Recalls Ground Turkey after 4 Salmonella Cases

Mar 20, 2019 Butterball LLC issued a voluntarily recall of more than 78,000 pounds (35,400 kilograms) of raw ground turkey products nationwide Thursday as Wisconsin health officials...

Houston Chemical-Fire Smoke Set to Descend, Closing Schools

Mar 20, 2019 About the photo: Residents look on at the plume of smoke rising from a fire at the Intercontinental Terminals Co. petrochemical storage site on Tuesday. As a...

Volvo Plans to Equip Cars with Sensors to Stop Drunk or Dangerous Drivers

Mar 20, 2019 Volvo Cars is planning to fit its next generation of autos with cameras and sensors that will detect drunk or distracted drivers and intervene to...