Archive For March 2013


on March 31, 2013 by admin in Insurance Industry, Comments (0)

It’s shaping up to be an unholy alliance.Last week, it became clear that New Democratic leader Andrea Horwath and Premier Kathleen Wynne are about to offer up the insurance […]


Despite High Losses, Insurance Industry Weathered 2012 Disasters, Swiss Re …

on March 29, 2013 by admin in Insurance Industry, Comments (0)

Bloomberg BNA – Natural catastrophes and human-induced disasters caused $186 billion in economic losses in 2012 and $77 billion in insured losses, making it the third-costliest year on record for […]


Insurance industry fights back over vehicle tag fees changes – Sun

on March 27, 2013 by admin in Insurance Industry, Comments (0)

The insurance industry is pushing back on a Senate proposal that would drop a tax credit enjoyed by out-of-state companies as a way to cover the cost of reducing […]


Thousands of jobs opening at Ohio insurance companies

on March 26, 2013 by admin in Insurance Industry, Comments (0)

Insurance is being promoted as a career field with growing job opportunities, as Ohio insurance companies face a looming talent gap threatening the industry’s further growth.Financial services, including insurance, is […]



on March 24, 2013 by admin in Insurance Industry, Comments (0)

By Andrew BarksdaleStaff writer Sen. Wesley Meredith of Fayetteville has filed a bill that he says would increase competition by auto insurance companies and save consumers money. But some […]


Negron: Eliminating insurance industry tax credit would allow cut in motorist fees

on March 22, 2013 by admin in Insurance Industry, Comments (0)

Republican Sen. Joe Negron of Stuart said Thursday he wants end a tax credit for the insurance industry and use the money to roll back increases in fees for driver […]


Shields and Holvey take on the insurance industry

on March 20, 2013 by admin in Insurance Industry, Comments (0)

Kari Chisholm The Unfair Trade Practices Act is a law that protects consumers from, well, unfair trade practices. But here’s the weird thing: In Oregon, the insurance industry is […]


UM’s Jim Larranaga named national basketball coach of the year

on March 19, 2013 by admin in National News, Comments (0)

The University of Miami might consider building a new trophy case for the men’s basketball office. On Tuesday, Coach Jim Larranaga won the Henry Iba Coach of the Year […]


Zack Reed stripped of Cleveland City Council committees after DUI arrest, will …

on by admin in Cleveland, Comments (0)

View full size Cleveland City Councilman Zack Reed, left, leaves the downtown Justice Center, after spending ten hours in jail on suspicion of driving under the influence of alcohol […]


The World’s 5 Most Ethical P&C Insurance Companies

on March 18, 2013 by admin in Insurance Industry, Comments (0)

An insurance broker, three PC insurers and a major insurance/reinsurance company were among 145 companies designated as the World’s Most Ethical Companies by the international think-tank Ethisphere Institute. The […]