INN Breaking News

RMS Updates Probabilistic Terrorism Model

August 22, 2014 The updated model reflects a reduction in large-scale event attack frequency for cities in Canada, Denmark, Ireland, Italy and the United Kingdom.

Wear This Device So the Boss Knows You’re Losing Weight

August 22, 2014 The aim is to get people more invested in taking care of themselves; consumers wear the devices and activity data is uploaded to be verified and reward them for their participation and efforts.

Society Insurance is Now in Production with Cover-All Policy for Workers’ Comp

August 22, 2014 Policy admin transformation project intended to improve operational efficiencies and customer service, insurer says.

10% of Consumers Will Change Carriers in the Next 6 Months

August 22, 2014 Cross-channel ad spending is a more effective way for insurers to spend ad dollars, according to survey.

Nearly 7 Million Might Enroll Outside HIX Open Enrollment

August 21, 2014 Despite open enrollment for Affordable Care Act plans not starting until November 15, a new report estimates that nearly 7 million adults may be able to enroll through special enrollment periods.

Developing Talent for Large IT Projects

August 21, 2014 Good program managers are hard to find. Here’s how organizations can attract and develop their own senior IT program-management talent.

Earthquake Insurance Coverage Declining

August 21, 2014 New maps reveal that while 42 states are at risk for earthquakes, only 7 percent of homeowners are covered, according to the Insurance Information Institute.

Gleaner Life Insurance Society Selects StoneRiver

August 21, 2014 Life Portraits offers a straight-through processing application of illustrations to e-application and automated underwriting.

NICB Selects Social Intelligence Workbench

August 21, 2014 The social media analytics engine is intended to help combat workers’ compensation fraud.

Connected Homes Creating Opportunities for P&C Insurers

August 20, 2014 As more consumer and household goods are equipped with connected sensors, opportunities for risk mitigation and pricing are on the rise.

Internet of Things: A Big Use Case for Big Data

August 20, 2014 Enterprise Management Associates' research director discusses big data research, trends and implications, including use cases across industries and markets.

San Cristóbal Seguros Selects Guidewire

August 20, 2014 ClaimCenter for claims management is expected to help automate San Cristóbal’s business processes.

NICB Reports Drop in Number of Car Thefts

August 20, 2014 The Hot Wheels: America’s 10 Most Stolen Vehicles report reveals a 50-50 split between domestic and imported cars.

Missouri Employers Mutual Selects Risk Control Technologies

August 19, 2014 MEM also worked with Risk Control Technologies to integrate Guidewire PolicyCenter and ClaimCenter data into the loss prevention system.

Mobile Apps Require New Development Methods

August 19, 2014 Gartner warns enterprise application development teams against using traditional practices.