John Cantwell

John Cantwell

John Cantwell, vice president, Auto Product Management, Verisk Insurance Solutions, is responsible for product management and branding strategy and leading the development and launch of innovative new products. Before joining Verisk, he was vice president of underwriting and product development at AIG Direct/21st Century Insurance.

Case study: Validating coverage for undisclosed drivers stems premium leakage

Every insurance company faces the challenge of drivers — particularly youthful operators — who are not included on insurance policies. Economic conditions and changing family dynamics have made the...

New Webinar Explores Impact of Undisclosed Drivers on Auto Insurance Premiums

Every hour, 445 new driver’s licenses are issued, and many are to 16-year-olds. New drivers in the household are a leading source of premium leakage in the auto insurance industry. In total,...

New At-Fault Auto Insurance Requirements for California

The California Department of Insurance (DOI) has provided updated information regarding its California Code of Regulations, 10 CCR § 2632.13(f)(2)(A). The DOI’s position is that insurers evaluating...

Legal Interpretation Prohibits Sale of New York Vehicle Registration Reports

The New York Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) has interpreted state law as prohibiting the sale of New York vehicle registration information to insurers. The change will become effective on July ...

Do you know the reputation of the devices conducting transactions with your business?

Consumers are increasingly using more types of mobile and other Internet-enabled devices to shop for insurance. But the ease of doing business online creates increased risk for fraud. Cybercrime...

Auto underwriting and risk management: Keeping track of changes to policyholder lives

Every insurance policy captures a snapshot in time. Your underwriting and pricing decisions depend on the condition of the property (auto or home) or the status of the purchaser on a specific date....

Get a Complete Auto Underwriting Picture with A-PLUS Verified®

To underwrite auto risks properly, you need a complete picture of each applicant’s history, including loss history and prior insurance coverage data. The A-PLUS Verified ® system combines the power...

Are you attending the Verisk Client Summit in May?

I’m looking forward to attending the 2014 Verisk Insurance Solutions Client Summit and sharing my presentation, Start Your Engines: Increasing Efficiencies in Auto Underwriting. Bob Hartwig, of...

Vehicle Annual Mileage Now Available with Coverage Verifier

Verisk Underwriting just announced the availability of vehicle-specific annual mileage and prior coverage information in a single point-of-sale service. Verisk’s Coverage Verifier ℠ database has...

Most Carriers Not Fighting Fraud at Point of Sale

The March 2013 issue of Best’s Review has a good article titled “A New Approach.” (Note: The online magazine is available only to subscribers.) The article points out that most carriers are not...