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Don’t take workers' compensation applications at face value

Do you take a workers' compensation insurance application at face value? Or do you thoroughly research the applicant’s information, verify data fields, look at photos of the property, find out where the nearest...

A conversation on perils, incidents, and risk assessment

Educators say humans learn through a combination of perception and memory using three different methods: visual, auditory, and experiential. Each of us learns through a mix of the three methods that suits us best. Eve...

It’s all relative

It didn’t take long after we introduced the next generation of ProMetrix® reports, analytics, and our customer-facing delivery platform to start working on improvements. The feedback from customers has been...

Louisiana House Bill 638

Louisiana recently enacted House Bill 638. This legislation imposes the maximum fine of $525 on registrants who have not paid or resolved a notice of noncompliance with the state’s compulsory insurance law within 60...

AAMVA MOVE Article Published

We’re happy to note that a recent article in the American Association of Motor Vehicle Administrators (AAMVA) MOVE magazine features how Verisk CV-ALIR helps the Virginia DMV comply with Automobile Liability Insurance...

Sussing out Canadian risk

News spreads fast and far. Not long after Verisk Insurance Solutions began a dialogue with U.S. insurers about identifying perils, unreported incidents, and prior claims through data and analytics, we were contacted b...

Impressive visit to LinkedIn headquarters

Silicon Valley in the San Francisco Bay Area of California is home to many of the top technology companies in the world. The area hosts offices for Apple, Google, Facebook, Netflix, Microsoft, eBay, and many others,...

Now workers' comp writers can stop flying blind

With extensive regulation on both the rating and claims sides of the business, the ability to differentiate between applicants for better risk selection is a huge challenge for workers' compensation insurers....

Obtaining External Data a Top Priority for U.K. Insurers

In our data-driven world, it should come as no surprise that insurers are looking to emerging sources of data — such as social media postings, shopping behavior, and building permits — to improve their predictive...

ProMetrix: We’re the “belt and suspenders” type

It’s often a challenge to learn a new way of doing something. The driving factors are the difficulty of the task and the quality of the learning tools. In serving the insurance industry, we tend to be “belt and...