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Workers Comp Sparked By 100 Year Old Tragedy

Mar 25 2011 On March 25, 1911 the Triangle Shirtwaist Factory in New York City caught fire taking the lives of 146 people. This tragedy led to the beginnings of workers compensation insurance and... more

Obama Care - One Year Later

Mar 25 2011 March 23rd marked the one-year anniversary of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA). The date was marked with numerous events on Capitol Hill and around the country, some... more

Japan Quake Disrupts Global Supply Chains

Mar 18 2011 Global supply chain disruptions for thousands of multinational companies that rely on Japanese manufacturers for goods and services, as well as for sales, will be significant and last up to... more

Insurance Goes Nuclear

Mar 18 2011 If you lived in the shadow of a nuclear power plant would you have any insurance to cover your loss due to a nuclear accident? As events unfold at Japan's Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power... more

Japan: Insured Losses $35B

Mar 17 2011 Based on currently available information, the estimates of insured property losses from Japan's earthquake are between $15 billion and $35 billion USD according to AIR Worldwide, a pioneer... more

10 Costliest Catastrophes

Mar 17 2011 The cost of natural disasters can be counted in many different ways - loss of life, overall economic loss both public and private, insured and uninsured property loss, loss of business... more

Insurer Losses Increased in 2010

Mar 17 2011 Fueled by worldwide catastrophe losses, the combined ratios (claims + expenses) of US Insurance and reinsurance companies deteriorated 3.4% in 2010 compared to 2009. Fitch Ratings, in its... more

Can Insurers Withstand Catastrophes?

Mar 17 2011 Insurers and reinsurers worldwide have the financial strength to pay the claims that will emerge from Japan's 9.0 magnitude earthquake and the resulting tsunami but these events, coupled... more

9 Million Lose Health Benefits

Mar 16 2011 An estimated 9 million working-age adults became uninsured last year due to recession job losses according to the new Commonwealth Fund 2010 Biennial Health Insurance Survey. The recession... more

Health Insurance - Employers Taking Bold Action

Mar 10 2011 Employers are taking bold action to manage health care costs and offer affordable care according to the National Business Group on Health Survey just released by Towers Watson. Over the... more

Workplace Deaths At All-Time Low in Oregon

Mar 10 2011 Seventeen people covered by Oregon's workers' compensation system died on the job during 2010, the Department of Consumer and Business Services (DCBS) announced today. The total represents... more

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