SACRAMENTO, Calif. - A plan to pump $1 billion of water spending into drought-stricken California cleared the Legislature on Thursday and was sent to Gov. Jerry Brown, who is expected to sign the legislation.
Mar 27, 2015 2:27PM
Desjardins General Insurance Group Inc. of Levis, Quebec announced Friday the availability of a mobile app for its Ajusto usage-based auto insurance, under which DGIG offers discounts based on driving behaviour.
Mar 27, 2015 1:24PM
A York Regional Police (YRP) officer has pleaded guilty to a charge of “knowingly making a false or misleading statement or representation to an insurer” under the Insurance Act, the police force revealed on Thursday.
Mar 27, 2015 11:34AM
The Insurance Bureau of Canada (IBC) is applauding the government of British Columbia’s earthquake preparedness report, which recommends that the provincial and federal governments engage with the insurance industry and other key...
Mar 27, 2015 10:23AM
“Data is a major enabler in innovation in new products and markets,” demanding that mutuals commit to developing a data strategy, John Taylor, president and CEO of the Ontario Mutual Insurance Association (OMIA), said Thursday.
Mar 26, 2015 7:48PM
SANTIAGO, Chile - Communities in a desert region of northern Chile struggled Thursday to cope with rain-provoked flooding that has claimed the lives of at least seven people, knocked out power and cut off roadways.
Mar 26, 2015 4:44PM
Munich Reinsurance America, Inc. announced on Thursday that it had joined the University of Michigan’s Mobility Transformation Center (MTC) Affiliates Program — part of a major research partnership of industry, government, and...
Mar 26, 2015 3:38PM
MONTABAUR, Germany - Andreas Lubitz never showed any sign he was anything but thrilled to have landed a job with Germanwings, according to those who taught him the trade as a teenager in this town in the woody hills of Western Germany.
Mar 26, 2015 2:03PM
The Lloyd's market had a result for the financial year before tax of £3.161 billion, down 1.4% from £3.205 billion in 2013, while the gross amount of claims paid dropped 8.1%, from £13.086 billion in 2013 to £12.028...
Mar 26, 2015 1:03PM
TULSA, Okla. - The first batch of severe weather in this year’s tornado season has devastated an Oklahoma mobile home park, and storms across the area damaged buildings, tore off roofs and left debris strewn across roads. One person was...
Mar 26, 2015 11:32AM