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Cheaper Health Plans Raise Concerns

(10/24/2017) Inexpensive plans known as association health plans (AHPs) are raising concerns. full story

Quoting Auto? Get it Right the First Time

(10/24/2017) PIA’s member-only program with DocIT for Agents is changing the way PIA members quote auto insurance. full story

Insurers Expedite Wildfire Claims

(10/17/2017) California Insurance Commissioner Dave Jones issued a notice to insurers asking them to agree to expedited claims handling procedures for wildfire damage claims... full story

PIA Members Send Supplies to Puerto Rico

(10/11/2017) It’s been a busy week in the mail room at PIA National! Your contributions to the PIA Disaster Relief Fund are responsible for this shipment of supplies to Pu... full story

California Fires Continue to Burn

(10/11/2017) Massive wildfires sweeping through parts of California have killed at least 17 people, destroyed more than 2,000 buildings and battered the region’s renowned ... full story

Hurricane Nate Insured Losses $500 Million

(10/11/2017) Insured losses caused by Hurricane Nate could total about $500 million, according to catastrophe modeler Karen Clark & Co. Gulf of Mexico oil and natural gas pr... full story

NOAA: 2017 a Costly Weather Year

(10/11/2017) According to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), there have been 15 costly disasters through September, including three hurricanes, thre... full story

Consumers Warned of Flood-Damaged Vehicles

(10/11/2017) Ohio Insurance Director Jillian Froment issued a consumer alert urging Ohioans to be cautious in the wake of Hurricanes Harvey and Irma when purchasing a used v... full story

Irma-Related Claims Mount in Florida

(10/04/2017) The Florida Office of Insurance Regulation reports that as of Oct. 2, 661,957 claims have been filed in response to Hurricane Irma, amounting to $4.2 billion in... full story

Aetna Offers Compensation for HIV Medication Disclosure

(10/04/2017) Aetna is offering cash reimbursements to some of its customers impacted by the insurer's accidental disclosure that they are taking HIV/AIDS medication... full story

U.S. Rescinds Federal Oversight of AIG

(10/04/2017) U.S. officials voted Sept. 29 to remove federal oversight of American International Group Inc., an insurance company now about half the size it was when it was ... full story

Florida Consumers Face New Hurricane Deductibles

(9/27/2017) In the aftermath of recent storms, hurricane deductibles are rising in Florida. Such deductibles can range from $500 up to 10 percent of a Florida home’s valu... full story

U.S., EU Sign Covered Agreement

(9/27/2017) On September 22 the U.S. and the European Union said it would conduct a ceremony for the signing of a bilateral agreement on prudential insurance and reinsuranc... full story

Hurricane Maria Devastates Puerto Rico

(9/20/2017) Two weeks after escaping the worst of the damage from Hurricane Irma, Puerto Rico suffered a direct hit from Hurricane Maria on Wednesday, an extremely dangerou... full story

Insurers: Harvey Was Texas’ Costliest Storm

(9/20/2017) Hurricane Harvey is officially the most expensive storm to batter the state in terms of insured losses, the Insurance Council of Texas reported. The insurance t... full story

Irma: The Focus Shifts to Recovery

(9/11/2017) Now that Irma has been downgraded to a tropical storm, what remains is recovery—and finding out just how expensive that recovery will be. Irma drove a path of... full story

Florida Officials Promise Claims Assistance

(9/11/2017) Chief Financial Officer Jimmy Patronis and Insurance Commissioner David Altmaier hosted a conference call with insurance company executives to confirm that comp... full story

Florida Has Hurricane Deductibles

(9/11/2017) Nineteen states and the District of Columbia have hurricane deductibles, according to the Insurance Information Institute... full story

House Extends Term of FSOC Insurance Expert

(9/11/2017) The U.S. House approved, by a vote of 407 to 1, legislation to ensure the Financial Stability Oversight Council insurance expert can remain for an additional 18... full story

Cat 5 Hurricane Irma on a Collision Course with Florida

(9/06/2017) Just after residents of Texas endured massive destruction from Hurricane Harvey, another big hurricane may threaten the United States. The ultimate path of Hurr... full story