A brief introduction, if you will

Many of our customers are surprised to learn about the wide range of products and services we offer to auto writers. We often hear “I didn’t know you guys did that!” Many of these programs are relatively new and have resulted from the ISO and Verisk product development and business expansion strategies…

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Insurance Regulation: Evolution, Revolution, and How to Be Prepared

A couple of years ago, I wrote an article for ISO Review (now Verisk Review) which discussed the changing regulatory environment we need to prepare for. Our industry expends significant resources in the collection, management, and quality of data, with the recognition that the cost of not doing so would be even greater. While the regulatory landscape is evolving and will continue to change, the need for strong data-management skills and high-quality data is a constant. From a regulatory standpoint…

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Telematics: When will the tipping point occur?

We seem to be getting closer and closer to the point where the personal lines auto insurance industry begins to pursue serious telematics offerings — beyond small pilot tests.  Of course, Progressive has been at the forefront for many years with various pilot programs and patents starting in the late 1990s.  And with more than 100,000 customers […]

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