Posts From the monthly archives: "December 2015"

As the year 2015 comes to a close, here’s a look at InsuranceJournal.com’s most popular East region news stories of the year. Among the 1,100 stories that were posted in the East region this year, the following were 50 most … Read More Read more here:: Insurance Journal   &nbsp…(Read More)

The Oklahoma Medical Examiner’s Office says the deaths of five people in recent days are likely linked to a powerful weekend winter storm. Spokesman Eddie Johnson said that the dead include two women found outdoors in the Oklahoma City area, … Read More Read more here:: Insurance Journal     &nbsp…(Read More)

In the last few years, Erik Lanese, athletic trainer at Holy Cross High School in Waterbury, Connecticut, has seen a dramatic increase in the number of diagnosed concussions. The key word is “diagnosed.” Lanese, like many others who deal with … Read More Read more here:: Insurance Journal     &nbsp…(Read More)

Heffernan Insurance Brokers has promoted Tiffany Maggard to vice president. She is based in St. Louis, Mo. Maggard first joined Heffernan’s St. Louis team in 2008 as a sales associate. She perfected her knowledge of coverages like auto, property, professional liability, workers’ … Read More Read more here:: Insurance Journal    &nbsp…(Read More)

A strong, 4.3-magnitude earthquake woke many people in the Oklahoma City area early on Dec. 29 and knocked out power to thousands of homes, the latest in a series of temblors that’s prompted state regulators to call for more restrictions … Read More Read more here:: Insurance Journal    &nbsp…(Read More)

As a property/casualty insurance professional, you had a lot on your plate in 2015. You didn’t get to watch, listen or read everything you wanted. From the 2015 Wells Media archives, here are some talks you may have missed. This … Read More Read more here:: Insurance Journal     &nbsp…(Read More)

The vague wording of China’s new counter-terrorism law raises concerns about how telecommunications carriers and network service providers will be expected to implement the regulations in practice, the European Chamber of Commerce in China said on Tuesday. The law, approved … Read More Read more here:: Insurance Journal     &nbsp…(Read More)

ACE Group has launched ACE Renewable Energy Environmental Protection, a dedicated environmental policy for companies in the renewable energy industry in the U.K. and Ireland. ACE Renewable Energy Environmental Protection covers the spectrum of environmental risks faced by renewable energy … Read More Read more here:: Insurance Journal     &nbsp…(Read More)

Amid layoffs and idled operations, the U.S. coal industry is close to setting a record low for on-the-job deaths in coal mines. In late December, there were 11 deaths in coal mines nationwide for the year, putting the industry on … Read More Read more here:: Insurance Journal    &nbsp…(Read More)