Claims

October 2016 Preview: Historical Cat Activity

As October approaches, so does the end of peak hurricane season, however, insurers should still be vigilant and prepared to assist policyholders in the event of a late-season disturbances. While the fourth quarter...

Tennessee making final push for full implementation of EIVS

Tennessee announced progress in its goal to have all carriers submit their Book of Business (BoB) files to its Electronic Insurance Verification System (EIVS) by Oct. 1, 2016. The state established the Oct. 1 deadline...

Telematics revolutionizes claims: Connected cars will automate FNOL process and so much more

When it comes to claims processing, time is not on anyone’s side. After an accident, flood, fire, or theft, it’s dependent upon the claimant to initiate contact with the insurer. And it can be a day or more before the...

September 2016 Preview: Historical Catastrophe Activity

Traditionally, the Atlantic hurricane season runs from June 1 to November 30. While forecasters have predicted a relatively normal hurricane season for this year, there have been five named storms in the Atlantic thus...

PCS-Mobile now available for Android and iPhone

PCS-Mobile is now available for Android as well as iPhone users. The app gives claims professionals convenient access to real-time information about catastrophes and impending severe weather events. PCS-Mobile provide...

FireLine Examines the Erskine Wildfire

To date, wildfires in California this season have burned more than 150,000 acres, and—with five major wildfires burning at this writing—that number continues to grow. California seems poised for yet another year of...

Verisk Telematics Team: Ready for Connected Car Insurance USA Chicago ’16!

The Telematics team at Verisk – insurance solutions is ready for TU-Automotive’s Connected Car Insurance USA conference on September 7-8 at Chicago’s Radisson Aqua Blu Hotel. If you haven’t registered, grab a brochure...

Tennessee prepares to release EIVS error files

Tennessee is gearing up for the release of Electronic Insurance Verification System (EIVS) error files to insurers who previously submitted their book of business (BoB) with the state. Business Information Systems, th...

August 2016 Preview: Historical Catastrophe Activity

Traditionally, hurricane season runs from June 1 to November 30. While forecasters have generally predicted a near-normal hurricane season for this year, there have been a small number of unusual storms thus far....

Georgia fire marshal urges insurers to comply with data requests for quarterly report

Georgia Code § 25-2-32(a) requires: “…The various fire insurance companies doing business in this state shall submit to the Commissioner, quarterly, a report stating all the losses sustained by them, together with suc...