Month: May 2018

California Cannabis Banking Bill Clears Senate, Heads to Assembly

A California check to settle a state licence bank for cannabis businesses has upheld a Senate Floor. Senate Bill 930, authored by state Sen. Bob Hertzberg, D-Van Nuys, would capacitate banks to emanate checks to cannabis business accountholders to be used for a following purposes: Pay state and internal...

How Safe Must Driverless Vehicles Be to Be Accepted? Very Safe.

The competition is on for companies to benefaction their driverless cars to a public, though new collisions involving unconstrained vehicles grown by Uber Technologies Inc. and Tesla Inc. have led to doubts about either these vehicles can assuage trade issues and boost safety. Just how protected is protected adequate...

Worldwide Facilities Acquiring RIC Insurance in California

Worldwide Facilities LLC has acquired a resources of Santa Rosa, Calif.-based RIC Insurance General Agency Inc. Terms of a understanding weren’t disclosed. RIC will continue to say a customer and marketplace relations and commitments as a multiplication of Worldwide Facilities. Worldwide Facilities is a inhabitant indiscriminate word attorney and...

Vegas Magician Copperfield Not Liable for Tourist’s Injuries, Jury Rules

Illusionist David Copperfield was found inattentive though not financially obliged for a British tourist’s injuries during a signature declining act that used participants from a assembly of a Las Vegas Strip uncover in 2013, a jury pronounced Tuesday. Gavin Cox and his wife, Minh-Hahn Cox, purported loosening by a...

Chubb Names Watson, Porter to Energy Practice Leadership Posts

Chubb has announced dual care appointments for a Energy Industry Practice portion a mid- and large-market segments. Brad Watson and Barton Porter have been named Energy Industry Practice Leaders for Chubb’s mid-market and large-market business lines, respectively. Their responsibilities will embody assisting appetite companies lessen a operation of risks...

Report: Michigan Fire Officials Lack Inspection Resources

The Michigan glow marshal’s bureau hasn’t achieved annual reserve inspections of churches, theaters, restaurants or other places of open assemblage as compulsory by state law, according to a journal investigation. The Legislature has never saved a requirement, a Lansing State Journal reported. Lawmakers have deserted price increases to move...

Wisconsin’s SECURA Insurance Honors Agents with Donations to 27 Fire Departments

Appleton, Wisconsin-based SECURA Insurance has presented 27 glow departments with donations warranted by a internal eccentric agents in 8 states. The donations ranged from $500 to $1,500, with some agencies selecting to separate a concession among mixed glow departments. Some agencies select to compare a gifts, augmenting a impact...

Black Promoted to Brokerage Underwriter during J.M. Wilson

Portage, Michigan-based indiscriminate word organization, J.M. Wilson, has promoted Braden Black to brokerage underwriter. Black is obliged for quoting new and renovation brokerage business and servicing accounts for eccentric word agents in 25 states. Braden assimilated J.M. Wilson in 2016 as a Personal Lines and Claims intern, before being...

Holland Joins Missouri’s Kelly Probert Insurance Agency

Kelly Probert Insurance Agency in Webb City, Missouri, has hired Debra Holland as producer. She will brand and rise word prospects, pattern word plans, and suggest coverages to new and existent clientele. Prior to fasten a agency, Holland worked for some-more than 5 years with a State Farm agency....

WCRI: Work Comp Costs per Claim High, Growing in Louisiana

Workers’ remuneration sum costs per explain in Louisiana were a top in a new investigate of 18 states conducted by Cambridge, Mass.-based Workers Compensation Research Institute (WCRI), a classification announced. The study, CompScope Benchmarks for Louisiana, 18th Edition, found a normal sum cost per workers’ remuneration explain in Louisiana...