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    THE INSURANCE INDUSTRY REIMAGINED

THE INSURANCE INDUSTRY REIMAGINED

THE INSURANCE INDUSTRY REIMAGINED Standing up the industry’s first open blockchain platform By Truman Esmond Storm after storm, year after year, the insurance industry must be resilient, protecting citizens and corporations against risks old and new—even those not yet anticipated. For decades, the overseer of this security has been the state-based regulatory system, with guiding principles through the National Association of Insurance Commissioners (NAIC). The NAIC’s Property and Casualty Model

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    PARTS IS PARTS?

PARTS IS PARTS?

Public Policy Analysis & Opinion By Kevin P. Hennosy PARTS IS PARTS? For good reason, carriers decry trade war’s impact on the automotive sector Gingerly, a coalition of three insurance carrier trade associations petitioned the U.S. Department of Commerce to spare imported automobile parts from punitive tariffs. In a joint statement delivered in July of this year, the American Insurance Association, the National Association of Mutual Insurance Companies, and the

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    THANK YOU FOR YOUR SERVICE(S)

THANK YOU FOR YOUR SERVICE(S)

THANK YOU FOR YOUR SERVICE(S) Veterans bring military skills to the insurance industry By Christopher W. Cook While patrolling the oceans in a U.S. Navy ship or flying a U.S. Army helicopter sound more exciting than assisting a client with bundling home and auto policies, the insurance industry and the United States military share common values of teamwork, problem solving and helping others. With Veterans Day being celebrated this month,

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    POWER HITTER

POWER HITTER

BROKEN GLASS POWER HITTER Aon executive promotes diversity and inclusion It’s our pleasure to present another article in our Broken Glass series, in which we talk with a woman in the independent agency and brokerage business about the challenges and rewards she has experienced throughout her career. This month we profile Jennifer Torneden, senior vice president of Aon Affinity, an industry veteran whose background encompasses global, national, and international executive

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    FLOOD CONTROL: SOLVING A REPUTATIONAL RISK FOR INSURERS

FLOOD CONTROL: SOLVING A REPUTATIONAL RISK FOR INSURERS

ISO Emerging Issues Perspective FLOOD CONTROL: SOLVING A REPUTATIONAL RISK FOR INSURERS Wading through the treacherous waters of private and federal flood insurance programs When it comes to covering flood damage, many insurers can correctly say it’s not their job. Some of those insurers may not have issued a flood policy in 50 years or longer—if ever. Why the disconnect? Outside of the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP), little coverage

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