2001

ISO Gratified by Insurance Regulators' Call for Approval of Terrorism Exclusions; Wording Free to Non-Customers JERSEY CITY, N.J., Dec. 21, 2001 — Insurance Services Office, Inc. (ISO) said it is gratified that members of the National Association of Insurance Commissioners (NAIC) have agreed on ISO's wording of insurance policy exclusions...

ISO to Offer Proof of Coverage Services to Workers' Compensation Insurers JERSEY CITY, N.J., Dec. 20, 2001 — In an expansion of its workers' compensation services, Insurance Services Office, Inc. (ISO) has signed a definitive agreement to enter into an exclusive and perpetual licensing arrangement with HNC Software Inc. to...

First-Ever Nine-Month Net Loss for Property/Casualty Industry in Wake of September 11 Attack and Deterioration in Investment Results JERSEY CITY, N.J., Dec. 19, 2001 — The U.S. property/casualty industry posted a $3.1-billion net loss after taxes through nine-months 2001 — its first-ever net loss after taxes through nine months. In...

Earle Hamilton (IAO) 905-474-7418 ehamilton@iao.ca ISO and IAO Join Forces to Offer Broader Range of Insurance Products in Canada and U.S. MARKHAM, Ontario, Dec. 5, 2001 — Insurance Services Office, Inc. (ISO) and Insurers' Advisory Organization Inc. (IAO) have formed a strategic sales alliance to market products to property/casualty insurance...

ISO Announces Claims Outcome Advisor Release 1.6 COLUMBIA, S. C., Nov. 27, 2001 — Insurance Services Office (ISO) has announced a major system release — Release 1.6 of ISO Claims Outcome Advisor TM (COA TM ) — by its wholly owned subsidiary, ISO Claims Services, Inc. Release 1.6 enhancements include...

ISO's Location Database Assigns Fire-Protection Class to Property Addresses Throughout the U.S. JERSEY CITY, N.J., Nov. 27, 2001 — Insurance Services Office, Inc. (ISO) has introduced LOCATION ® , a database of street addresses of virtually all residential and commercial properties in the country, so insurers can automatically assign accurate...

ISO's New Program Combines Basic Employment-Practices Insurance with Underwriting and Risk-Management Services JERSEY CITY, N.J., Nov. 13, 2001 — Insurance Services Office, Inc. (ISO) has unveiled a program that combines employment-practices liability (EPL) insurance with underwriting and human resources risk-management services, so insurers can underwrite business more profitably in this...

ISO Expands ISO ClaimSearch Antifraud System with Auto Physical-Damage Claims Records to Meet Needs of Auto Claims Units JERSEY CITY, N.J., November 12, 2001 — Insurance Services Office, Inc. (ISO) has expanded the ISO ClaimSearch ® antifraud system with a detailed database of Auto Physical Damage (APD) claims records, so...

Insurers Remain Committed to High-Quality Loss-Control Services, Despite Reduced Staffing, ISO Surveys Reveal JERSEY CITY, N.J., November 8, 2001 — Insurers remain committed to loss-control services and enhanced performance levels, despite significant staff cutbacks in recent years, according to two surveys by Insurance Services Office, Inc.'s (ISO) Engineering and Safety...

ISO Launches Rehabilitation Module for Claims Outcome Advisor TM Enables personal injury claims handlers to consider appropriate rehabilitation on every claim — not just the larger cases Helps claims handlers operate in line with the Code of Best Practice LONDON, Oct. 29, 2001 — Insurance Services Office (ISO), a leading...

Insurers Can Now Integrate Commercial Coverage Information and Rating Factors Into Their Rating and Policy-Issuance Systems JERSEY CITY, N.J., October 22, 2001 — Insurance Services Office, Inc. (ISO) has expanded ISO IntegRater TM to electronically deliver commercial property and commercial package policy, loss costs and rating factors, so insurers can...

Lloyd's Syndicate Licenses ISO CatCube Database of Catastrophe Information to Improve Claims Handling JERSEY CITY, N.J., USA, October 15, 2001 — Faraday Underwriting Ltd., a London-based Lloyd's syndicate, has licensed ISO CatCube TM database of historical catastrophe-claims information to improve its claims-handling process, Insurance Services Office, Inc. (ISO) announced. ISO...

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