Insurance Journal Headlines

  • Massachusetts-Headquartered Sullivan Insurance Group Hires Deluca
    Sullivan Insurance Group, a Worcester, Mass.-headquartered full-service insurance and risk management firm, has hired Lauren L. Deluca to its commercial lines department. Deluca has worked in the insurance industry for 13 years, most recently at Insu…
    - 15 hours ago, 23 Mar 17, 12:46pm -
  • RiskProNet International Elects Forrester to Board of Directors
    George J. Forrester, principal and senior vice president of the manufacturing division of AHT Insurance in Leesburg, Va., has been elected to the board of directors of RiskProNet International, a Menlo Park, Calif.-headquartered association of indepe…
    - 16 hours ago, 23 Mar 17, 12:43pm -
  • White House, Republicans Weigh Benefits Changes to Health Care Bill
    The White House is talking with House conservatives about last-minute changes to the embattled GOP health-care bill aimed at wooing enough holdouts to secure House passage. Lawmakers and Trump administration officials are discussing revisions to “e…
    - 16 hours ago, 23 Mar 17, 12:38pm -
  • Now There Is Business Income Insurance for Vendors Booted Off Amazon
    Like many people who make their living selling stuff on Amazon.com Inc., Rob Griffin is terrified of getting kicked off the site. Two years ago the Atlanta resident was suspended for selling a banned health supplement and wound up living off …
    - 16 hours ago, 23 Mar 17, 12:22pm -
  • Trump Labor Secretary Thinks Obama Overtime Rule Needs Review
    President Donald Trump’s nominee for labor secretary expressed support for increasing the salary threshold at which overtime currently must be paid to employees, but criticized the doubling in the rate put in place by the Obama administration. Dur…
    - 16 hours ago, 23 Mar 17, 12:01pm -
  • Neon Launches Marine & Offshore Construction Consortium
    Specialist Lloyd’s underwriter Neon has launched a Marine and Offshore Construction Consortium. Seeking to address the increasingly tailored insurance needs of shipyard clients, the Neon led-consortium offers $70 million capacity for shipyard const…
    - 17 hours ago, 23 Mar 17, 11:36am -
  • XL Catlin Appoints QBE’s Tuplin as Head of Cyber & TMT, International
    XL Catlin’s insurance operations has appointed James Tuplin as head of Cyber and Technology, Media & Telecoms (TMT), International. In this role, Tuplin is responsible for the underwriting of cyber insurance, as well as professional indemnity insur…
    - 17 hours ago, 23 Mar 17, 10:53am -
  • Parliament Reopens After London’s Worst Terror Attack in More Than 10 Years
    - 20 hours ago, 23 Mar 17, 8:12am -
  • Reliance Partners Adds Copeland to Leadership Team in Tennessee
    Reliance Partners has expanded its leadership team with the addition of veteran insurance professional Stephen Copeland as senior director of Customer Service. Copeland has more than 20 years of industry experience, which includes independent agency…
    - 24 hours ago, 23 Mar 17, 4:31am -
  • UNC Health Warns Prenatal Patients of Possible Medical Info Leak
    University of North Carolina Health Care System has sent out a letter alerting its prenatal patients that their confidential medical information may have been shared with their home county by mistake. On Monday, the UNC Health Care System sent letter…
    - 24 hours ago, 23 Mar 17, 4:23am -

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  • Wisconsin State Panel to Consider State Worker Insurance Change
    MADISON, Wis. (AP) - A state panel is meeting to decide whether to continue exploring the idea of creating a self-insured plan for Wisconsin state employees.      A committee of the state's Group Insurance Board planned to decide Friday whether to…
    - 11 Oct 13, 12:00am -
  • New York Sen. Schumer joins fight against new flood insurance premiums
    New premiums for homeowners in coastal regions could top $30,000. Many homeowners in the city are still recovering from Sandy. The federal government must delay skyrocketing increases on flood insurance premiums, lawmakers demanded Thursday. Sen. C…
    - 11 Oct 13, 12:00am -
  • For millions, insurance will cost less than $100/month
    A report obtained by USA TODAY says the lower premiums primarily apply to "silver" plans. WASHINGTON -- Insurance News -- About 6.4 million Americans eligible to buy insurance through the new health exchanges will pay $100 or less a month in premium…
    - 17 Sep 13, 12:00am -
  • For-Profit Online Insurance Brokers Gear Up To Sell Obamacare
    Insurance Headlines -- When the Affordable Care Act was working its way through Congress, Gary Lauer was nervous. Part of the bill sounded grim. It said people could buy required health coverage online, but only through websites run by state and fede…
    - 17 Sep 13, 12:00am -
  • Taxpayers Turn U.S. Farmers Into Fat Cats With Subsidies
    Insurance Headline News -- Depression-era program intended to save the nation’s farmers from ruin has grown into a 21st-century crutch enabling affluent growers and financial institutions to thrive at U.S. taxpayer expense. Federal crop insurance…
    - 9 Sep 13, 12:00am -