Day: June 8, 2018

Everest Insurance Adds Biermann in California to Environmental Team

Everest Insurance has combined Becky Biermann as a comparison underwriter within a environmental division. Biermann will be located in a company’s Walnut Creek, Calif., bureau and will be obliged for handling broking relations opposite a West and Central regions. She has 18 years of knowledge underwriting misadventure and environmental...

New Mexico County Suing over Opioid Crisis

A northwestern New Mexico county is a latest to sue over a opioid crisis. Lawyers for San Juan County filed a plea late final week opposite countless curative companies and distributors. The county is seeking service for a costs of combatting a open bother that lawyers contend stemmed from...

Qatar Re to Stop Writing, Renewing Facultative Business in Dubai

Qatar Reinsurance Co. Ltd. (Qatar Re) has announced it will postpone a essay of all new and renewing facultative business from a bend bureau in a Dubai International Financial Centre. However, facultative coverage will continue to be supposing by a QIC Group’s other operations, a association explained in an...

XL Catlin Launches Auto Terror Protect Coverage for Vehicle Terrorist Attacks

XL Catlin’s has launched a new word product for companies with fleets of vehicles that could be used as a arms in a militant attack. According to Mark Steddon, comparison underwriter, Terrorism Political Violence during XL Catlin, a use of vehicles by terrorists to means casualties is augmenting and...

Texas Workers’ Comp Study: 40% of Claimants Have Previous Work Injuries

There are about 200,000 new claims in any year in a Texas workers’ remuneration system, representing about 2 percent of lonesome Texas employees. About 40 percent of those new claims engage claimants who have had during slightest one prior work injury, according to a news expelled in May by...

Backers of Easing Texas Medical Marijuana Laws Target Rural Areas

With a sound off, images from a new advocacy video touting a merits of medical pot could mix seamlessly into a blurb for a latest indication of pickup — a rugged Texan, clad in a cowboy hat, strides past bales of creatively cut hay, tinkers with a tractor and...

Calif. doctor, interpreter charged in comp rascal scheme

A California alloy and an purported utter medical interpreter were charged with rascal after conspiring to dupe some-more than 100 word companies, claims administrators and self-insured employers by billing for interpretation services that were bootleg or nonexistent, a District Attorney for a County of Santa Clarita announced Wednesday. Investigators...

Former Pruitt help Greenwalt lands during Oklahoma comp commission

Sarah Greenwalt The Oklahoma Workers’ Compensation Commission voted Thursday to sinecure Sarah Greenwalt, former comparison warn to EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt, as a agency’s ubiquitous warn to act as a authorised confidant to a 3 commissioners. The newly combined purpose is in line with state reforms enacted in 2014...

OSHA cites Colorado chemical manufacturer after fatality

The U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration has cited Greeley, Colorado-based EnviroTech Services Inc. after an worker died due to miss of oxygen while cleaning a inside of a railcar. A second worker who attempted to rescue a co-worker was also harmed though survived, OSHA pronounced Thursday in a...

Law tyro learns real-life lesson: Insurance rascal is a crime

Perhaps a South River, New Jersey, male and law tyro skipped a section on word fraud. MaCaulay Williams, 44, is confronting 3 to 5 years of jail after filing a fake word explain that he indispensable to replenish vital losses while his home was treated for mold, according to...