Day: May 11, 2018

Crashes Along West Virginia Interstate Work Zone Prompt New Safety Measures

West Virginia’s Division of Highways says it will take additional stairs to boost reserve in a Interstate 64 work section between Milton and Hurricane. Media reports contend a stairs were spurred by a unreasonable of during slightest 25 crashes, including 3 fatalities. State travel officials contend a movement will...

New Delaware Deputy Insurance Commissioner Sworn In

The Delaware Department of Insurance’s (DOI) new emissary commissioner, Tanisha L. Merced, was sworn in by Insurance Commissioner Trinidad Navarro on May 7, 2018. “We were advantageous to have several really well-qualified possibilities demonstrate seductiveness in a emissary commissioner position,” Navarro pronounced in a DOI press release. “After a...

California Security Company Busted for $3.2M Workers’ Comp Premium Fraud

Security Code 3 Inc. owners Troy Carson, 55, of San Jose, was arrested by California Department of Insurance detectives for allegedly underreporting payroll by some-more than $12 million in an try to secure a reduce workers’ remuneration rate underneath fake pretenses and intrigue his insurer out of some-more than...

Slape, Walker Promoted during Texas Insurance Department

Insurance Commissioner Kent Sullivan has promoted Doug Slape to second-in-command during a Texas Department of Insurance. Slape has been during a group given 1988 and has served as emissary commissioner for a Financial Regulation Division a past 3 years. As control of a Financial Regulation Division, Slape has overseen...

12 Indicted on Property Insurance Fraud Charges in Southeast Texas

A sovereign grand jury in Beaumont, Texas, has returned a 40-count complaint charging 12 people with sovereign violations associated to a $1.7 million word rascal intrigue in a Eastern District of Texas, U.S. Attorney Joseph D. Brown announced. According to a May 2 indictment, commencement in 2011, Patrick Wayne...

RLI Names Handzel VP, Chief Claim Officer

Peoria, Illinois-based RLI Corp. has allocated Bob Handzel as clamp president, arch explain officer. Handzel will be obliged for successful claims doing and fortitude for a corporation’s different word programs. He replaces Don Driscoll, who has transitioned to an executive care position in RLI’s explain department. Handzel began his...

Michigan Bulletin Warns Insurance Producers Against ‘Sliding’

A circular released by Michigan Department of Insurance and Financial Services Director Patrick McPharlin is warning word producers opposite a taboo use of “sliding.” According to DIFS Bulletin 2018-12-INS, a use is “defined as an agent’s disaster to entirely divulge all a sum of, and performed sensitive agree to,...

Weather Service: Damage in SW Wisconsin Likely Caused by Tornado

The National Weather Service says a rough review indicates a tiny hurricane caused repairs in southwestern Wisconsin. A stable and appurtenance strew were broken nearby Fennimore Wednesday afternoon. Several other buildings were damaged, with waste sparse by a field. Homeowner Lance Lenzendorf tells WMTV-TV that a charge was ephemeral...

Fallen Power Pole Started Fire during Kansas Tractor Business

Fire investigators contend a depressed energy stick started a glow that caused about $4 million repairs to a Lawrence, Kansas, tractor business. Lawrence-Douglas County glow central James King says when a stick fell Saturday transformers pierce a roof of Heritage Tractor. The indirect electrical arcing started a glow in...

Seeman Holtz P&C Acquires Louisiana’s Affiliated Insurance Managers

Florida-based Seeman Holtz Property Casualty Inc. has acquired a book of business of Affiliated Insurance Managers Inc., headquartered in Morgan City, Louisiana. With over 30 years of portion a state of Louisiana, Affiliated has ceaselessly strived to move a best coverage to a clients year after year. Seeman Holtz...