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NFL Passing Player Injury Prevention Research and Ideas onto Colleges

Jun 20, 2019 The NFL’s top medical experts are asking college football physicians and trainers to help make the game safer. They want the NCAA to pitch in, too....

Cold War Era Satellite Images Reveal Acceleration of Asian Glacier Melt

Jun 20, 2019 Himalayan glacier melt has doubled over the last 40 years, according to new research made possible by declassified cold war era satellite imagery....

Lloyd’s Gathers Group of Industry Heavy-Hitters as Advisers for Its Future Strategy

Jun 20, 2019 Lloyd’s has gathered a group of industry heavy-hitters — such as Evan Greenberg at Chubb, Dan Glaser at Marsh & McLennan...

Insured Property Losses for December 2018 Sydney Hailstorms Rise to A$766M: PERILS

Jun 20, 2019 Insured losses for the hailstorms, which hit the greater Sydney region on Dec. 20, 2018, have risen to A$766 million (US$526.6 million),...

Claims Journal

Wisc. Court Upholds Subrogation Waiver in Construction Contract

Jun 20, 2019 A subrogation waiver in a construction contract blocks an insurer’s claim against a contractor whose alleged shoddy construction caused the collapse of a barn...

CMIC Group and Crime Bureau Announce Appointments

Jun 19, 2019 CMIC Promotes Loss Prevention and Claims Directors CMIC Group, a member-owned medical professional liability insurance carrier has promoted Denise M. Condron, previously the...

‘Burning River’ Loses Sting in Cleveland 50 Years After Fire

Jun 19, 2019 CLEVELAND — Fifty years after the Cuyahoga River’s most famous fire, a plucky new generation of Cleveland artists and entrepreneurs has turned the old jokes...

Rain-hit Cricket World Cup May Cost Insurers Millions

Jun 19, 2019 LONDON — Lost revenues from a record number of rain-hit cricket World Cup games in England and Wales may result in insurance claims of a few million pounds for...

Best's Reviews

Randall & Quilter Names Two to Newly Created Co-CEO Posts

Jun 19, 2019 Alan Quilter and Roger Sellek are to be named to the newly created positions of joint chief executive officers of Bermuda-domiciled nonlife runoff...

Elagy CEO: Large Carriers ‘Like Frogs in Warming Water’

Jun 19, 2019 Karl Stark, chief executive officer of the digital distribution platform Elagy, said large carriers aren’t moving quickly enough to offer customers real-...

Grace Global Managing Director: Innovation Begins With a Multidimensional Workforce

Jun 19, 2019 Grace Vandecruze, managing director, Grace Global Capital, said keeping customers at the center of innovation will help overcome...

Principal Adds to Retirement and Income Solutions Team

Jun 19, 2019 Principal appointed eight people to the retirement and income solutions leadership team. The additions to the team will help accomplish the integration of...