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A new year, a new ISO ClaimSearch

Back in December, ISO ClaimSearch began its exciting transformation. The system will ultimately offer a more intuitive design supported by a robust system to facilitate faster claim handling and deliver superior claim...

Post-Jackson success possible with PICAS Plus

The Jackson Reforms present a number of challenges to the claimant solicitor community, including reduced fees from small claims. The challenges have resulted in a greater need for both efficiency and growth...

FLASH 2014: Revelations around resilience

Recently, ISO Community Mitigation manager Ralph Dorio and I attended the 2014 FLASH Annual Conference in Orlando, Florida. FLASH , the Federal Alliance for Safe Homes, is one of the country’s leading nonprofit consum...

A Milestone for ISO ClaimSearch: 1 Billion Claims

More data promotes better decision making for claims adjusters. And soon, the ISO ClaimSearch ®  database will hold 1 billion claims available to all ISO ClaimSearch users. We launched the ISO ClaimSearch database in...

Connecticut introduces new auto insurance verification system

The Connecticut Division of Motor Vehicles (DMV) will implement the new Connecticut Insurance Verification System (CTIVS) in 2015. MV Solutions is developing the system, which will allow the state to identify insuranc...

Fire departments on a mission

Nearly every fire department I’ve visited proudly displays their mission statement in a prominent place in their headquarters. Although each department has unique responsibilities, all proclaim their mission is to...

West Virginia insurance verification letter campaign

West Virginia announced that on August 18, 2014, the state kicked off its periodic insurance verification letter campaign. The state sends verification letters to a random sampling of registrants that West Virginia...

Alabama encourages monthly book of business submission

On August 1, 2014, the Alabama Department of Revenue sent a bulletin encouraging insurers to submit a monthly book of business file. The submission will help ensure that Alabama’s Online Insurance Verification System...

Illinois Governor Patrick Quinn approved Bill 5692

Illinois Governor Patrick Quinn approved Bill 5692, also known as the Uninsured Motorist Verification Advisory Committee Act, on July 25, 2014. This bill called for the appointment of an advisory committee that consis...

Rhode Island Automobile Insurance Plan (RIAIP) to report assigned risk

Rhode Island has confirmed that, effective immediately, the Rhode Island Automobile Insurance Plan (RIAIP) will be responsible for reporting all assigned-risk automobile insurance policies directly to the Rhode Island...