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.

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 a driver with a...

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 8, 2015. The New Yor...

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 rings are highly...

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 provided auto carrier...

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 detecting the majority ...

2012 Auto Insurance Report Conference Recap

Brian Sullivan, editor, publisher, and conference chairman, hosted another great Auto Insurance Report National Conference earlier this year in Southern California. Verisk Insurance Solutions was again a conference...

Mobile Applications for Insurance: What’s Coming

Apple’s App Store has close to a half million mobile applications available for download. Yet today, if you search the site for “auto insurance,” you get only about 100 apps. Almost all major auto insurers are providi...