Brian Panebianco

Brian Panebianco

Brian Panebianco is responsible for the research and implementation of innovative ideas to enhance and expand ISO ClaimSearch, the property/casualty insurance industry’s largest all-claims database.

    Posts by Brian Panebianco

    Include Attachments in NICB Questionable Claim Submissions through ISO ClaimSearch

    When you submit a questionable claim to the National Insurance Crime Bureau (NICB) through ISO ClaimSearch®, you can now include attachments. With the new feature, you can provide more information — such as photos, audio and video recordings, written statements, and witness lists — to help the NICB accelerate its investigations. ISO ClaimSearch developed the […]

    48,000 Completed Foreclosures in October

    CoreLogic’s latest report shows there were approximately 879,000 homes in some stage of foreclosure and 48,000 completed foreclosures in the United States in October 2013. Properties in any stage of foreclosure are a cause for concern for insurers, since that could be a red flag for claims fraud. Property owners who cannot pay their mortgages […]

    ISO ClaimSearch Upgrades Improve Usability, Investigative Value

    ISO continually works to improve ISO ClaimSearch®, and recently we initiated several enhancements to increase efficiency and streamline system searches: Claims Inquiry Upgrades A new version of Claims Inquiry simplifies data entry and improves navigation by allowing for scrolling and sorting instead of paging, and it provides wider pages that allow for easier claims review. […]

    Keeping an Eye on Foreclosures

    CoreLogic’s most recent data shows that approximately 902,000 homes were in some stage of foreclosure in September 2013. As in past months, Florida remained the state with the highest percentage of mortgaged properties in foreclosure with 7.4 percent, followed by New Jersey with 6.5 percent, New York with 4.8 percent, Maine with 4.0 percent, and […]

    Foreclosures Remain a Concern for Insurers

    CoreLogic’s most recent data shows there were 48,000 foreclosures in August 2013. CoreLogic also reports that approximately 939,000 homes in the United States were in some stage of foreclosure as of August 2013. As in past months, Florida remained the state with the highest percentage of mortgaged properties in foreclosure, followed by New Jersey, New […]

    Foreclosure Update: 49,000 in July 2013

    The foreclosure rate is declining across the United States, but risk remains for claims departments. According to the latest data from CoreLogic, there were 49,000 completed foreclosures in July 2013 — down 25 percent year over year and down 8.6 percent from June 2013. Since the financial crisis of September 2008, 4.5 million completed foreclosures […]