Verisk Blog

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.

January Update: Harsh Winter Sweeps Across the U.S.

As cold temperatures persisted across much of the U.S. through last weekend, the East Coast recovers from a strong winter storm.

Rhode Island notification process

The Rhode Island Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) issues three notices to motorists when proof of auto liability coverage is not found for a vehicle.

Data quality is a must for UK—and all—insurers

In January 2016, the European directive known as Solvency II went into effect—and created quite a challenge for European insurers, including those in the United Kingdom.

Illinois ALIR legislation signed

Illinois House Bill 2610 was signed by Governor Bruce Rauner on August 25, 2017.

September 2017 Preview: Historical Catastrophe Activity

Since 2007, PCS® has designated 25 events in the month of September, totaling 2.5 million in estimated losses or approximately $20.6 billion.

Mississippi Insurance Verification System ready to launch

After testing a new insurance verification system in a months-long pilot with several insurers, Mississippi is ready to implement the new system.

Louisiana tracking uninsured motorists

Louisiana has begun issuing fines to motorists detected as not having insurance coverage through the use of license plate readers.

Arizona implements self-update option for motorists

As part of the Arizona Department of Transportation efficiency initiative, the state is implementing a self-update option for motorists’ auto insurance.

Digital Data Forensics Revolutionizing the Claims Landscape

The digital age is upon us—and that’s working both for and against insurers, specifically when it comes to fraud.

August 2017 Preview: Historical Catastrophe Activity

The National Hurricane Center says a named storm forms in the Atlantic Basin in June once every other year.