Day: March 28, 2018

Texas Sets Workers’ Comp Discount, Interest Rate during 5.58%

The Texas Department of Insurance, Division of Workers’ Compensation has set a workers’ comp interest/discount rate for Apr 1 by Jun 30, 2018, during 5.58 percent. This rate is computed by regulating a book consistent majority rate for one-year U.S. book bills, 2.08 percent, and 3.5 percent More information...

Chicago’s Promont Insurance Advisors Names Sharkey Agency Sales Director

Chicago-based Promont Insurance Advisors, that specializes in hard-to-place coverages, has allocated Patti Sharkey as group sales director. Sharkey’s imagination and knowledge yield a vicious member in Promont’s goal to emanate and support coverage solutions for hard-to-place risks by glorious patron use and tailored solutions for clients. Sharkey brings to...

3 Month-Old Oklahoma ‘Left Lane’ Law Results in Dozens of Citations

An Oklahoma law ominous motorists on four-lane highways to block trade by roving in a left line has resulted in dozens of citations given going into outcome final year. Records performed by The Oklahoman uncover that 60 people were cited for violating a “left lane” law during a initial...

Ransomware Cyberattack Still Affecting City of Atlanta’s Computer Network

Atlanta’s mayor says a city continues to work notwithstanding ongoing troubles caused by a cyberattack on its mechanism network final week. City officials announced Thursday that a city’s mechanism network had been pounded by ransomware that encrypted some city data. Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms pronounced Monday a conflict is...

Brightway Insurance Opens New Agencies in Florida

Brightway Insurance continues to enhance opposite a country, opening new stores in Florida, Michigan and Texas this month. Two new agencies were non-stop in Florida: Dave Lego became a new owners of Brightway, Julington Creek in St. Johns, Fla. Ryan Loucks non-stop Brightway, The Ryan Loucks Agency in Boca...

5 things to know about cannabis from Ontario’s latest provincial budget

5 things to know about cannabis from Ontario’s latest provincial budget Province promises specialized authorised group to support drug-impaired pushing prosecutions As a sovereign supervision moves to legalize pot for recreational users after this year, Ontario’s latest bill sheds light on a province’s proceed to sales, distribution, coercion and...

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Swiss Re promotes European executive

Swiss Re Ltd. has allocated Claudia Cordioli as handling executive of western and southern Europe, with effective Apr 1, Grupo Aseguranza reported. Ms. Cordioli was allocated executive for Italy, Iberia and a Mediterranean segment in 2016, where she was obliged for a growth and government of marketplace strategy. Read...

Social Security incapacity beneficiaries, expenditures increase: NCCI

The series of Social Security Disability Insurance beneficiaries rose 58% and SSDI expenditures grew 138%, from $60 billion to $143 billion from 2001 to 2015, according to a news from a National Council on Compensation Insurance released Monday. The news looks during a communication between SSDI and workers remuneration...

Judge vacates critical reserve reference for conveyor injury

An executive law decider with a Occupational Safety and Health Review Commission vacated a defilement stemming from an occurrence in Columbus, Ohio, in that an workman operative during a bottom of an conveyor missile was strike with a petrify retard that fell 14 stories. The decider in Secretary of...