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In Memoriam – Al Grundon

(4/03/2018) Alfred “Al” Grundon, former vice president of member services of PIA National for many years, passed away on March 5, 2018 at the age of 88. full story

Rolling Stones Exhibit Has an Annuity Sponsor

(4/03/2018) Mick Jagger, the leader of the Rolling Stones, will turn 75 in July. full story

NFIP Extension FAQ

(4/03/2018) What happens if no middle ground on NFIP is found by July 31? full story

U.S. Insurers Report $23.5 Billion Net Underwriting Loss

(3/27/2018) A new report from A.M. Best reveals that the U.S. property and casualty industry recorded a net underwriting loss of $23.5 billion for 2017, mainly due to an es... full story

PA DOI: Liquidation Alert

(3/27/2018) Pennsylvania Insurance Commissioner Jessica Altman announced a Texas court has issued an order of liquidation for Access Insurance Company, an auto insurer that... full story

SC DOI: Bring Your Babies to Work

(3/27/2018) The South Carolina Department of Insurance has rolled out a first-of-its kind trial program among South Carolina cabinet agencies that allows new parents to bri... full story

PIA Statement on Extension of NFIP until July 31

(3/22/2018) PIA National is pleased that the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) has been extended in H.R. 1625, the vehicle for the fiscal 2018 omnibus appropriations ... full story

Storms Get Stronger, Building Codes Get Weaker

(3/20/2018) Prior to recently passed legislation, Florida had some of the strongest building codes, which experts say helped homes come through Hurricane Irma better than o... full story

Judge Says Corps is Responsible for Flooding

(3/20/2018) U.S. Court of Federal Claims Judge Nancy B. Firestone has ruled that the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is responsible for causing recurring flooding that damaged... full story

Study: 1 in 8 Drivers Uninsured in 2015

(3/20/2018) When uninsured drivers are at fault in a crash, insured drivers and insurance companies often pay for the physical damage and health costs... full story

PA DOI Recovers More Than $98 Million

(3/20/2018) Acting Pennsylvania Insurance Commissioner Jessica Altman announced that the Insurance Department reclaimed $98,073,388, including... full story

Renewal Rates for Most C/L Rose in Feb.

(3/13/2018) February data from IVANS Insurance Solutions show premium renewal rates were generally up for standard commercial insurance lines, with commercial auto rates ri... full story

AHPs Pose Risk of Fraud, Coalition Warns

(3/13/2018) Small businesses and consumers could be victimized by a wave of fake health coverage if Association Health Plans are authorized under a federal agency that is s... full story

N.H. Commissioner Sevigny to Retire

(3/13/2018) New Hampshire Insurance Commissioner Roger Sevigny announced on March 9 that he will retire mid-June after leading the department for 16 years... full story

Insurance Tips Following Nor’easter

(3/13/2018) In the wake of the recent nor’easter that followed on the heels of another powerful storm, Acting Pennsylvania Insurance Commissioner Jessica Altman said prop... full story

New NOAA Report Predicts Rising Tides

(3/07/2018) In a new report set for release this week, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration says rising sea levels are pushing tides higher and causing flood... full story

Flood Fears Rise in Southern, Central U.S.

(2/27/2018) A violent storm system stretched from Texas to the Canadian maritime provinces over the weekend, producing heavy rains and fierce winds and leaving destruction ... full story

Customer Satisfaction for P&C Claims Hits All-Time High

(2/27/2018) New data from J.D. Power indicates that despite record-high property losses due to hurricanes, earthquakes, and wildfires in North America in 2017... full story

Buffett Wants to Acquire More

(2/27/2018) Berkshire Hathaway Inc. Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Warren Buffett said in his annual letter to shareholders that the company is eyeing “one or more ... full story

Will You Let Your Car Sell You Stuff?

(2/27/2018) How would you like to be driving home from work, and have your car suggest that you stop and buy a pizza? Or tell you there’s a sale at a drug store on an ite... full story