Month: November 2018

$8.6B Worth of Homes during High or Extreme Risk from California Fires

A news out on Friday shows 23,044 homes with a sum reformation cost value of $8.6 billion are during high or impassioned risk of wildfire repairs within a perimeters of a Camp Fire in Northern California and a Woolsey Fire in Southern California. The news from information provider CoreLogic...

Travelers Partners with Contractor, Tech Firm on Wearables for Construction Safety

The Travelers Companies has partnered with executive association Gilbane, and Triax Technologies, a provider of Internet of Things (IoT) construction technology, to try a intensity reserve advantages of wearable devices. According to a companies, Travelers will examination information collected from a accumulation of Triax’s Spot-r IoT devices, including those...

New South Carolina Jury Fails to Reach Verdict in Talc Cancer Case Retrial

A second South Carolina jury on Thursday unsuccessful to strech a outcome in a retrial of a box by a lady whose family pronounced her long-term use of Johnson Johnson’s baby powder led to her genocide from asbestos-related cancer. The box of Bertila Boyd-Bostic, who died of a singular...

Parts of Northern New England Hit with Heavy, Wet Snow

More than 6 inches of heavy, soppy sleet fell in tools of northern New England on Tuesday in one of a initial poignant snowfalls of a season. Caledonia and Essex counties in northeastern Vermont reported 4 inches to 7.5 inches, while Maine’s top accumulation of 7 inches was in...

Deutsche Bank, BofA, JPM Drawn into Danske Money Laundering Probe: Sources

Deutsche Bank AG and Bank of America Corp. have been contacted by U.S. rapist investigators for information about exchange they rubbed for a tiny bank bend in Estonia that’s during a core of one of a biggest money-laundering investigations in history, according to dual people informed with a matter....

Liberty Mutual Restructures Distribution for Commercial & Specialty Products

Liberty Mutual has introduced a new placement indication for a U.S. in an bid to urge attorney entrance to a insurer’s full apartment of blurb and specialty word products. Shaun Kelly, boss Global Risk Solutions Distribution, pronounced in a matter that association has orderly a U.S. into 6 geographic...

New York Clinic Owner, Doctor, Attorney Arrested for Insurance Fraud Scheme

The owner, alloy and contention concerned with a medical hospital in Brooklyn, N.Y., have been charged for their purported appearance in a $1 million car word rascal scheme. New York State Attorney General Barbara D. Underwood announced a 61-count complaint charging David Safir, contention Nadezdha Ursulova and Theron Grinage...

California Judge Sets Date for Next Next Monsanto Cancer Trial

A California decider has postulated an expedited hearing in a box of a California integrate pang from cancer who sued Bayer AG’s Monsanto unit, alleging a company’s glyphosate-containing weed torpedo Roundup caused their disease. The sequence by Superior Court Judge Ioana Petrou in Oakland, Calif., on Thursday comes on...

CREST Insurance Group in Arizona Names Perrin COO

CREST Insurance Group LLC of Arizona has named Heather Perrin arch operations officer. Perrin will reside during a association domicile located in Tucson, Ariz., and will manage operations during a Arizona branches located in Scottsdale, Flagstaff, and Sierra Vista as good as those branches located in San Diego, Calif....

S&P Says Insurers And Reinsurers Can Absorb Losses from California Wildfires

SP Global Ratings expects both a primary insurers and reinsurers to be means to catch waste from a California wildfires, tying them to an gain event. However, a ascent bills from some-more frequents vast wildfires in a state opposite a regulatory backdrop that limit’s a ability of carriers to...