Day: August 2, 2018

Great American Insurance Promotes Vicario to Sr. VP, Bonds

Cincinnati, Ohio-based Great American Insurance Group has promoted Mark V. Vicario to local comparison clamp boss of a Bond Division. In this role, Vicario will manage a division’s Claims department. Vicario began his career with Great American in 1994 and has served as local clamp boss given 2004. He...

Family Who Lost 9 Files 2nd Lawsuit Over Missouri Duck Boat Tragedy

Fifty-three members of an Indiana family who mislaid 9 kin when a steep vessel sank in Missouri described their pain and infinite detriment on Jul 31 while job for a anathema on a amphibious traveller boats that their profession likened to “coffins and genocide traps.” Each member of a...

Texas Parking Garage Collapse Damages Dozens of Cars

Two sections of a suburban Dallas parking garage have collapsed 5 hours apart, promulgation vehicles and rubble onto other vehicles below. Assistant Fire Chief Jack Taylor pronounced there seemed to be no injuries in a initial 11:30 a.m. fall on Jul 31 in Irving, northwest of Dallas, or in...

Panel Refuses to Merge Louisiana Wetlands Lawsuits Against Oil, Gas Firms

A inhabitant row of judges has refused to combine some-more than 40 wetland repairs lawsuits filed by 6 Louisiana parishes opposite oil and gas companies. NOLA.com/The Times-Picayune reports a U.S. Judicial Panel on Multidistrict Litigation has refused an try by oil and gas companies to connect a lawsuits. The...

Arkansas Judge Won’t Strike Ballot Measure on Lawsuit Damage Limits

An Arkansas decider has deserted an initial ask to invalidate a list magnitude that would place boundary on indemnification awarded in lawsuits and give a Legislature control of state justice rules. Pulaski County Circuit Judge Mackie Pierce deserted a suit for a rough claim to forestall a state from...

California Cannabis Coverage Approved for 3 New Carriers

California Insurance Commissioner Dave Jones on Thursday announced he has authorized 3 some-more word carriers to offer coverage for a cannabis attention in a state. The North River Insurance Co. and United States Fire Insurance Co. will start charity coverage immediately, and White Pine Insurance Co. will start charity...

Aviva plc increases division by 10% notwithstanding Canadian losses

Aviva plc increases division by 10% notwithstanding Canadian losses Severe continue and automobile claims expostulate Canadian total ratio to 104.6% Aviva plc generated an doing distinction of 1,438 million pounds argent for a initial half of 2018, notwithstanding unsatisfactory formula from a Canadian business. Aviva’s doing gain per share...

TIC changes name from ‘Conference’ to ‘Council’

TIC changes name from ‘Conference’ to ‘Council’ Commercial attorney classification celebrates 100th anniversary this year The Toronto Insurance Conference (TIC) is no more. Long live a Toronto Insurance Council. At a annual ubiquitous assembly in March, a membership of a organisation of commercially-focused word brokers voted unanimously to change...