Day: August 15, 2018

Firefighters With Cancer Often Denied Workers’ Comp in Texas

Many Texas cities are denying workers’ remuneration to firefighters with cancer, according to kinship leaders and state lawmakers. Over a past 6 years, some-more than 90 percent of a 117 workers remuneration claims filed by Texas firefighters with cancer have been denied, according to a Texas Department of Insurance....

Insurer for Missouri City Must Pay $5.3M to Man with Overturned Conviction

A decider has systematic a former word conduit for a city of Columbia to compensate $5.3 million to a male who served 10 years in jail before his self-assurance for murdering a sports editor in Columbia was thrown out. The Columbia Daily Tribune reports that Judge Glen Dietrich systematic...

Special Police Unit Seeks to Curb Thefts From Indiana RV companies

A special military section is seeking to quell burglaries and thefts from businesses including recreational car companies in northern Indiana. Police in a Elkhart County city of Goshen contend their section was shaped to understanding with such crimes in a city’s industrial areas. The dialect says thefts had been...

34 Sickened by Salmonella Outbreak in Southeast Missouri County

A southeast Missouri county is questioning a salmonella conflict that has disgusted 34 people. The Southeast Missourian reports that a means hasn’t been determined. Perry County Health Department catching illness coordinator Sheila Hahs says a group began receiving worrying numbers of certain salmonella diagnoses from a Perry County Memorial...

Murphy Oil USA to Pay $100K to Settle Disability Discrimination, Retaliation Suit

Arkansas-based Murphy Oil USA Inc. will compensate $100,000 to settle a workplace taste fit filed in Texas by sovereign officials. The U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) filed fit opposite Murphy Oil, that owns Murphy USA sell gasoline stores typically located in Walmart parking lots in over 20 states,...

Texas Insurance Department: Harvey Claims Reporting Deadline Approaching

As a anniversary of Hurricane Harvey approaches, a Texas Department of Insurance is reminding Texans that some word policies have a one-year deadline to record claims. Harvey done landfall Aug 25. Texas Windstorm Insurance Association (TWIA) claims contingency be reported by a one-year anniversary of a date a repairs...

Alera Group Acquires Barnes Insurance & Financial Services of Florida

Alera Group, a inhabitant worker benefits, skill and casualty, risk government and resources government firm, has acquired Barnes Insurance Financial Services (BIAFS) of Florida. BIAFS is a advantages group with dual locations in northwest Florida. Founded in 2005, this eccentric group is one of a largest word agencies in...

Scott Declares State of Emergency Over Toxic Algae Bloom on Florida Coast

Florida Governor Rick Scott has announced a state of puncture in response to a impacts of red waves in Collier, Lee, Charlotte, Sarasota, Manatee, Hillsborough and Pinellas counties. The Executive Order 18-221 will yield poignant state appropriation to internal governments and investigate agencies, and permitting a fast transformation of...

CHES Special Risk opens Montreal-based office

CHES Special Risk opens Montreal-based office The MGA has also launched CHES Solutions Spécialisées. CHES Special Risk Inc. has announced a opening of their bureau in Montreal, Quebec and a launch of CHES Solutions Spécialisées, charity brokers in Quebec entrance to a product offerings by a MGA. Gabriel Morneau has...

Cyber Criminals Steal $13.5M from India’s Cosmos Bank

Cyber criminals hacked a systems of India’s Cosmos Bank and siphoned off scarcely 944 million rupees ($13.5 million) by coexisting withdrawals opposite 28 countries over a weekend, a bank has told police. The associated bank pronounced unclear hackers stole patron information by a malware conflict on a programmed teller...