Verisk Blog— Insurance Solutions

Verisk's insurance solutions team is a leading source of information about property/casualty insurance risk. For a broad spectrum of commercial and personal lines of insurance, we provide policy language, tools for fighting fraud, predictive modeling of risk, and much more.

We've created this blog to inform, update, and provide interesting information for our customers and the market overall. A variety of Verisk associates write the blog posts, and we welcome our customers' comments and feedback.

Successful workers’ comp analytics starts with the right plan

For years, we’ve been hearing about the impending talent crisis in the insurance industry. Statistics indicate that a significant number of experienced insurance professionals are nearing retirement, and with industry...

Springtime Uptick in Severe Weather and Tornadoes

Severe weather has affected the Central and Southern Great Plains over the past few weeks, as evidenced by images of destructive tornadoes flooding social media and the internet. Climatologically, April-June is the mo...

International Women's Day: Aarthi Muthukrishnan

To celebrate International Women's Day, we spoke with Aarthi Muthukrishnan, division president, spend-informed analytics and data science COE at Verisk Financial's Argus business. As one of the original innovators in lending, credit, fraud, and spend analytics, Verisk Financial integrates one of the industry’s largest sets of data to help banks, financial regulators, retailers, and media companies grow their businesses.

International Women's Day: Nicole R. Braley

To celebrate International Women's Day, we spoke with Nicole R. Braley, vice president, head of Americas marketing at Wood Mackenzie, a Verisk business. Wood Mackenzie, a global leader in data analytics and commercial intelligence for the energy, chemicals, metals and mining, and power and renewables industries. The company, provides objective analysis and advice on assets, companies, and markets, empowering clients to make better strategic decisions.

International Women's Day: RoseAnne Franco

To celebrate International Women's Day, we spoke with RoseAnne Franco, head of oil and gas risk, and head of Africa at Verisk Maplecroft. Verisk Maplecroft helps organizations optimize and strengthen their risk management processes and supply chains by providing a full-spectrum solution that blends an unparalleled portfolio of global risk analytics with world-leading analysis, real-time locational monitoring, and innovative risk-calculator technology.

International Women's Day: Wai-Fung Thompson

To celebrate International Women's Day, we spoke with Wai-Fung Thompson, executive vice president, human resources at Wood Mackenzie, a Verisk business. Wood Mackenzie, a global leader in data analytics and commercial intelligence for the energy, chemicals, metals and mining, and power and renewables industries. The company, provides objective analysis and advice on assets, companies, and markets, empowering clients to make better strategic decisions.

2018 Hurricane Season Wrap-Up

Hurricane season in the Atlantic is winding down, and it looks relatively quiet on the horizon. November 30th is the official end of hurricane season as the Atlantic begins to cool and conditions become less favorable for development. Keep reading to see our full wrap-up.

Here’s How Weather Data Is Making a Huge Difference After Hurricane Florence

See a storm recap of Florence and its major impacts. Also see how using Respond Hurricane helped insurance carriers prepare.

Rhode Island no longer accepting SR-22 filings

Effective immediately, the Rhode Island Division of Motor Vehicles will no longer require, and will no longer accept, SR-22 financial responsibility filings.

Mississippi revises proof-of-coverage requirements

This Mississippi Legislature voted to revise the penalties for the crime of failure to have proof of liability insurance coverage.