Day: March 13, 2018

UK Insurtech Flock Launches Pay-As-You-Fly Drone Insurance

Flock, a London formed startup, has launched Europe’s initial “pay-as-you-fly” worker word solution. The “Flock Cover” smartphone app provides on-demand word for blurb worker pilots in a UK, with policies starting from usually £5 ($7) for adult to 8 hours of guilt and carcass cover. Mirroring a palliate and...

Barbican Names McGurk from Standard’s Syndicate 1884 as D&O Class Underwriter

Barbican Insurance Group announced a appointment of Sarah McGurk as category underwriter for directors’ officers’ guilt insurance. Working as partial of a financial lines division, she will news to Hans Sherman, underwriting manager DO. McGurk has endless knowledge in underwriting DO-related policies, specializing in this line of business for...

Alliant Hires Former New Jersey State Senator Beck

Alliant has combined former New Jersey State Senator Jennifer Beck to a informal brokerage team. As clamp president, Beck will yield word and risk government services to organizations opposite a Garden State. Beck joins a firm’s Fair Haven, N.J.-based Alliant/Boynton division. Beck joins Alliant following a 10-year career as...

Why Driverless Delivery of Goods Is Likely to Arrive Before Passengers

In a wait for self-driving technology, cell-phone toting tech bros competence have to concede their mark in line to pizzas, Craigslist couches and a ascent ephemera of e-commerce. The future—at slightest in a near-term—will not usually be driverless, yet sans newcomer as well. The early conversations around driverless cars...

Rhode Island’s Starkweather & Shepley Insurance Brokerage Hires Berry

Starkweather Shepley Insurance Brokerage Inc., an East Providence, R.I.-headquartered eccentric word agency, has hired Joanmarie Berry as a financial word specialist. She is formed in Milton, Mass. In her new role, Berry’s pivotal responsibilities embody aiding and charity a operation of cost effective blurb word and risk government solutions...

Professional Insurance Agents of Connecticut Re-Elects Distel as President

Kenneth A. Distel of Avon, Conn., was re-elected boss of a Professional Insurance Agents of Connecticut Inc. (PIACT), during a association’s Annual Convention hold Mar 8-9 during a Foxwoods Resort Casino in Mashantucket, Conn. Distel is area clamp boss of RPS Distel in Farmington, Conn. PIACT is a trade...

Uber, Lyft and New York Loss Transfer

Ridesharing has strictly arrived in New York, and difficulty over New York no-fault word and PIP Loss Transfer has arrived with it. On Jun 29, 2017, a New York State Assembly certified and Governor Andrew Cuomo sealed a state’s $153 billion budget, that enclosed changes in state law providing...

Anglo American’s Ruptured Pipeline Is 2nd Mine Incident in Brazil in 2018

Anglo American Plc’s Brazilian iron-ore cave suffered operational delays after a tube ruptured Monday morning, a association reliable by email. The good news is that no one was hurt, a association said. The discouraging news is a fumble outlines a second potentially damaging mining occurrence in Brazil this quarter....

A Third of Nevada Drivers Could See Auto Insurance Rates Rise

About one in 3 Nevada motorists, or as many as 600,000 people, could face a 9 percent burst in automobile word rates this summer when a state raises a simple compulsory smallest levels of corporeal repairs and skill repairs coverage, officials said. The increase, effective Jul 1, could volume...

California Car Wash Mogul Nailed for Cheating Hundreds of Workers Out Of Wages

The owners of some 100 internal automobile washes and gas stations in Southern California has been charged with unwell to compensate smallest salary and overtime to some 700 workers. The Orange County Register reported prosecutors contend Vahid David Delrahim and his managers systematic a workers, scarcely all Latino, to...