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Jim Weiss

Jim Weiss, FCAS, MAAA, CPCU, is director of analytic solutions at Verisk. You can contact Jim at

Verisks Risk Rating
December 21, 2017

New design of 2017 Hess truck carries even better ISO Symbol than 2016 design!

A debatably fun conversation to have with a child who has received his or her popular Hess toy truck is how the total cost of vehicle ownership is far greater than the…

Uninsured Drivers
November 22, 2017

UBI: A tool for growth and inclusion

About one in eight U.S. drivers doesn't purchase insurance, representing an intriguing and untapped market for insurers. Usage-based insurance (UBI) may raise a…

November 18, 2016

Machine learning for UBI: An optimal path to insurance ratemaking?

When applied to a UBI-based risk analysis, a machine learning approach can reveal perceived drawbacks as potential pluses.

November 17, 2016

Understanding Property/Casualty’s ‘Unwellness’ Epidemic

Insurers are beginning to see how consumer wellness technologies may lead the way to reducing the glut of “unwellness” epidemic-related claims.

October 7, 2016

A tale of two UBI programs, as told over Twitter

Usage-based insurance program best practices are analyzed by comparing tweets among users of two programs

September 28, 2016

Designing UBI for the 'Average Joe'

Strategies to establish UBI guidelines that address needs of diverse pool of potential UBI policyholders.

September 15, 2016

Assessing fitness for UBI savings

An experiment measuring the correlation between driving awareness and fitness using a fitness tracker through the lens of telematics data.

September 15, 2016

Imagining UBI's frictionless future

A new wave of innovation could help ease the "friction" that has caused UBI to languish, helping to reenergize the UBI discipline.

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