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2012 Product Wrap-up: The Top Three Coverage Trends - Part Two

December 24, 2012 by Amy O'Connor

Insurance Journal and MyNewMarkets.com track hundreds of new insurance products and services every year. In 2012, the industry launched numerous new coverages, enhancements...

Property Value Options

June 11, 2008 by Christopher J. Boggs, CPCU, ARM, ALCM

Property insurance valuation options are not limited to replacement cost, actual cash value or even market value (although market value is not a customary insurance value)....

Top Market News of 2013: Construction

January 8, 2014 by Amy O'Connor

Insurance experts have had to be flexible and creative with the construction class since the bottom fell out of the housing market six years ago. From flexible payment opti...

Union Pacific Freight Car Carrying Molten Sulfur Derails in Louisiana

March 9, 2009

Louisiana State Police have lifted a shelter-in-place order resulting from the derailing of a freight train car carrying molten sulfur near Placquemine, La., on Mar. 7. The...

AAIS Releases Personal Auto Program With 60-Plus Endorsements Available

May 5, 2016

The property/casualty insurance advisory organization AAIS has unveiled its first standardized personal auto insurance program for use by insurers that it says is the f...

Liberty Mutual Expands Large, Global Property Risk Unit; Adds 5 Underwriters

July 14, 2014

Aiming for a bigger role in the market for large, complex global property risks, Liberty Mutual has expanded its National Accounts Property unit and added five underwriters...

Liberty Mutual Selling Workers' Comp Unit Summit Southeast to American Financial

January 22, 2014

Liberty Mutual Insurance said it has agreed to sell Summit Holdings Southeast Inc. and its related companies to American Financial Group (AFG) in an all-cash transactio...

OneBeacon Forms New Specialty Program Group

April 30, 2012 by Amy O'Connor

OneBeacon Insurance Group, Ltd. has formed its newest specialty business, OneBeacon Program Group (OBPG), which will be led by President Dan Beaudette. The group will focus...

CNA Offers New Programs for Campgrounds, Tattoo Artists

April 17, 2009

The excess and surplus (E&S) unit of CNA insurance companies is offering two new programs for resort-style campgrounds and tattoo artists/piercing professionals. The E&...

AAIS Files New Businessowners Endorsements And Manual

March 24, 2009

The American Association of Insurance Services (AAIS) has initiated a countrywide filing of new endorsements and a revised manual under the AAIS Businessowners Program. The...