Monday, December 9, 2019

Washington Roofer Claiming He Was Too Injured to Work Faces Felony Charge

A Federal Way, Wash., man faces a felony theft charge after state investigators caught him working on a roof, despite the fact he was getting workers’ comp payments and claiming he was too injured to work. José Guadalupe Sanchez, 49, …


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Monday, December 9, 2019

California Department of Insurance Arrests Suspects in $500K Auto Fraud Ring

Investigators from the California Department of Insurance, San Diego County District Attorney’s Office, and the California Highway Patrol have arrested four suspects for alleged involvement in an organized auto fraud ring reportedly costing insurers $500,000. The arrests of the suspects …


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Monday, December 9, 2019

More Landowners in Coastal Georgia County to be Billed for Fire Protection

More property owners in coastal Georgia’s largest county will be billed for fire protection after a change by a local fire department. Chatham Fire Department provides fire protection in unincorporated areas outside Savannah. It will begin sending subscription bills to …


More Landowners in Coastal Georgia County to be Billed for Fire Protection
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Category: Southeast News
Date: Mon, 09 Dec 2019 17:57:42 +0000
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Monday, December 9, 2019

Florida-Based Neptune Flood Realigns Leadership Team

Neptune Flood, based in St. Petersburg Fla., has realigned its leadership team, announcing that its CEO and chairman are switching roles. Trevor Burgess will assume the role of CEO and Jim Albert will take on the role of chairman in …


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Monday, December 9, 2019

U.S. Supreme Court Declines to Hear Arizona Opioid Claim Against Purdue’s Owners

The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday turned away a novel case by Arizona seeking to recover billions of dollars that the state has said that members of the Sackler family – owners of Purdue Pharma LP – funneled out of …


U.S. Supreme Court Declines to Hear Arizona Opioid Claim Against Purdue’s Owners
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Category: National News
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Monday, December 9, 2019

Report Shows Fire at Texas Facility Caused by Equipment Failure

A fire at a Houston, Texas-area petrochemical storage facility that burned for days in March was accidental and caused by equipment failure at a storage tank, according to a report released Friday by local and federal investigators. The report by …


Report Shows Fire at Texas Facility Caused by Equipment Failure
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Monday, December 9, 2019

PG&E Gains on $13.5B Settlement With California Wildfire Victims

PG&E Corp. surged on the strength of a Friday announcement it had secured a $13.5 billion settlement with victims of wildfires ignited by its power lines, a step toward resolving the biggest utility bankruptcy in U.S. history. The agreement will …


PG&E Gains on $13.5B Settlement With California Wildfire Victims
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Category: West News
Date: Mon, 09 Dec 2019 15:58:06 +0000
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Monday, December 9, 2019

U.S. Commercial Insurance Prices Were Up 4% in Q3: WTW

U.S. commercial insurance prices accelerated during the third quarter of 2019, as the aggregate price change reported by carriers exceeded 4%, according to insurance broker Willis Towers Watson. WTS’s Commercial Lines Insurance Pricing Survey (CLIPS) survey compared prices charged on …


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Category: National News
Date: Mon, 09 Dec 2019 15:53:04 +0000
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Monday, December 9, 2019

Safety Groups Argue Curtailing Impaired Driving Requires Moving Beyond Fines, Jail Time

Efforts to curtail impaired driving and related accidents by repeat offenders on the road should address the underlying problems prompting the unsafe behavior, according to a new report from state highway officials and the liquor industry’s drunk driving prevention group. …


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Category: National News
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Monday, December 9, 2019

A.M. Best Weighs In With Stable Commercial Insurance Outlook for 2020

The market outlook on the U.S. commercial lines industry for 2020 is stable. according to analysts at ratings firm A.M. Best who cite “improved market conditions and solid levels of risk-adjusted capitalization that have helped insurers weather short-term profitability challenges.” …


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Category: National News
Date: Mon, 09 Dec 2019 14:37:02 +0000
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Monday, December 9, 2019

Tesla Driver Who Hit Two Cars in Connecticut Says He Used Autopilot

The driver of a Tesla says the car was on autopilot when it struck a police cruiser and a disabled vehicle on Saturday in Connecticut, according to State Police. State Police said troopers responded to Interstate 95 northbound early Saturday …


Tesla Driver Who Hit Two Cars in Connecticut Says He Used Autopilot
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Category: East News
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Monday, December 9, 2019

Maryland Resort, Family Settle Lawsuit Over Electric Shock Incident

A lawsuit filed by the family of a girl who suffered a brain injury after she was shocked by an electrified handrail at a resort near the nation’s capital has been resolved. The Washington Post reports that court filings submitted …


Maryland Resort, Family Settle Lawsuit Over Electric Shock Incident
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Date: Mon, 09 Dec 2019 14:08:52 +0000
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Brit Launches the First ILS Fund at Lloyd’s

Specialty insurer Brit Ltd. has launched Sussex Specialty Insurance Fund to offer insurance linked securities (ILS) investors access to Lloyd’s risk. It is the first ILS fund in the Lloyd’s of London market. The SIF will allow Sussex to offer …


Brit Launches the First ILS Fund at Lloyd’s
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Category: International News
Date: Mon, 09 Dec 2019 13:53:53 +0000
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EU Regulators to Weigh If Antitrust Rules Fit for Today’s Global, Digital Markets

EU regulators will review two-decade old rules that determine if companies have the market power to throttle rivals or control prices to take into account globalization and digitalisation, Europe’s antitrust chief Margrethe Vestager said on Monday. Her announcement came amidst …


EU Regulators to Weigh If Antitrust Rules Fit for Today’s Global, Digital Markets
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Category: International News
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U.S. Supreme Court to Decide on Delaware Appointing Judges Based on Political Party

The U.S. Supreme Court on Friday agreed to decide whether the state of Delaware’s system of requiring ideologically balanced courts is lawful. The nine justices will hear the state’s appeal of an April ruling by the Philadelphia-based 3rd U.S. Circuit …


U.S. Supreme Court to Decide on Delaware Appointing Judges Based on Political Party
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Category: East News
Date: Mon, 09 Dec 2019 12:53:18 +0000
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Monday, December 9, 2019

5 Dead, Others Missing After Volcano Erupts in New Zealand

New Zealand police said early on Tuesday they did not expect to find any more survivors from a volcanic eruption that killed at least five people, injured up to 20 and left an unknown number unaccounted for. The volcano, off …


5 Dead, Others Missing After Volcano Erupts in New Zealand
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Uber Gets Mixed Reaction to Public Report on Sex Assaults. Now What?

A day after Uber revealed that more than 3,000 riders and drivers were sexually assaulted last year while using its service, attention is turning to what’s next for the ride-hailing giant and whether its plans to improve safety go far …


Uber Gets Mixed Reaction to Public Report on Sex Assaults. Now What?
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Date: Mon, 09 Dec 2019 12:30:28 +0000
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Monday, December 9, 2019

Judge: 1851 Maritime Law Doesn’t Apply in Missouri Duck Boat Case

A federal judge has ruled that an 1851 maritime law does not protect a company from making payments to families of people aboard a tourist boat that sank on a Missouri lake, killing 17 people. After the July 2018 sinking …


Judge: 1851 Maritime Law Doesn’t Apply in Missouri Duck Boat Case
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Rickett Joins Worldwide Facilities as VP – Chicago/Atlanta Transportation Team

National wholesale insurance broker, managing general agent and program underwriter, Worldwide Facilities, has added Nicole Rickett to the Chicago/Atlanta Transportation Team as a vice president. Rickett has been in the insurance business for nearly 20 years and brings transportation expertise …


Rickett Joins Worldwide Facilities as VP – Chicago/Atlanta Transportation Team
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Missouri Roofing Contractor Fined $205K for Exposing Employees to Fall Hazards

Federal workplace safety regulators have proposed just over $205,000 in penalties against a Missouri-based roofing contractor for exposing employees to fall hazards at three separate work sites. The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) announced Dece. …


Missouri Roofing Contractor Fined $205K for Exposing Employees to Fall Hazards
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3 Policyholders Receive Safety First Grants from Missouri’s Safety National

St. Louis, Missouri-based Safety National, through its annual Safety First Grant Program, has awarded three policyholders for their creative risk control solutions. The first-place grant, in the amount of $10,000, was awarded to Yale University to host a series of …


3 Policyholders Receive Safety First Grants from Missouri’s Safety National
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Plastics Manufacturer Settles Retired Texas Shrimper’s Lawsuit for $50M

A federal judge has approved a historic settlement agreement between Taiwan-based plastics manufacturer Formosa and an environmental activist represented by indigent legal services nonprofit Texas Rio Grande Legal Aid. TRLA said the $50 million settlement is the largest in U.S. …


Plastics Manufacturer Settles Retired Texas Shrimper’s Lawsuit for $50M
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11M Pounds of Peanuts Lost in Georgia Peanut Warehouse Fire

Firefighters battled hot spots at a south Georgia peanut warehouse on Thursday, more than a day after the blaze began. Coffee County Fire Chief Steve Carver told The Associated Press that firefighters arrived at the warehouse in Douglas to find …


11M Pounds of Peanuts Lost in Georgia Peanut Warehouse Fire
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Scientists Forecast Faster Rising Seas in South Florida

New scientific projections released Wednesday predict that ocean levels will rise even faster than previously forecast over the next four decades in low-lying southeastern Florida, which is already prone to frequent flooding even on sunny days. Compared with estimates made …


Scientists Forecast Faster Rising Seas in South Florida
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Monday, December 9, 2019

$2.8M Lawsuit Filed in Oregon Over Wheelchair-Bound Boy’s Fall at School

The mother of a middle schooler is suing the district, saying her wheelchair-bound son fell and fractured his thigh bones and school staff didn’t tell her until three days later. The Oregonian/OregonLive reports Sherry Schregardus said her son Devin has …


$2.8M Lawsuit Filed in Oregon Over Wheelchair-Bound Boy’s Fall at School
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Description: The mother of a middle schooler is suing the district, saying her wheelchair-bound son fell and fractured his thigh bones and school staff didn’t tell her until three days later. The Oregonian/OregonLive reports Sherry Schregardus said her son Devin has …
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Monday, December 9, 2019

Big Tech May Be Required to Share Customer Data with Financial Firms

Google, Alibaba and other “Big Tech” companies could be forced to share data on financial services customers with banks and financial technology firms to prevent unfair competition. As Facebook’s plan for its Libra “stablecoin” faces scrutiny, a global body of …


Big Tech May Be Required to Share Customer Data with Financial Firms
Author: Huw Jones
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Description: Google, Alibaba and other “Big Tech” companies could be forced to share data on financial services customers with banks and financial technology firms to prevent unfair competition. As Facebook’s plan for its Libra “stablecoin” faces scrutiny, a global body of …
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Category: International News
Date: Mon, 09 Dec 2019 06:00:47 +0000
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Monday, December 9, 2019

World Health Experts Warn Nipah Virus from Bats Poses ‘Serious Epidemic Potential’

A deadly virus called Nipah carried by bats has already caused human outbreaks across South and South East Asia and has “serious epidemic potential,” global health and infectious disease specialists said on Monday. The virus, identified in 1999 in Malaysia …


World Health Experts Warn Nipah Virus from Bats Poses ‘Serious Epidemic Potential’
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Description: A deadly virus called Nipah carried by bats has already caused human outbreaks across South and South East Asia and has “serious epidemic potential,” global health and infectious disease specialists said on Monday. The virus, identified in 1999 in Malaysia …
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Category: International News
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Monday, December 9, 2019

Chubb Names North America Commercial Lines Leadership: Rockwell, Williamson, Wells

Global insurer Chubb announced leadership appointments for North America Commercial Insurance, the company’s $5.8 billion retail commercial property/casualty insurance division that serves middle market and small businesses in the United States and Canada. Ben Rockwell, currently executive vice president and …


Chubb Names North America Commercial Lines Leadership: Rockwell, Williamson, Wells
Author: Andrew G. Simpson
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Description: Global insurer Chubb announced leadership appointments for North America Commercial Insurance, the company’s $5.8 billion retail commercial property/casualty insurance division that serves middle market and small businesses in the United States and Canada. Ben Rockwell, currently executive vice president and …
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Monday, December 9, 2019

$4M for California Woman Whose Car Plunged into Sinkhole

Los Angeles will pay $4 million to settle a lawsuit brought by a woman who was injured when her car plunged into a sinkhole nearly three years ago. The City Council agreed to the settlement on last week. Stephanie Scott …


$4M for California Woman Whose Car Plunged into Sinkhole
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Description: Los Angeles will pay $4 million to settle a lawsuit brought by a woman who was injured when her car plunged into a sinkhole nearly three years ago. The City Council agreed to the settlement on last week. Stephanie Scott …
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Sunday, December 8, 2019

New Delhi Factory Fire Takes 43 Lives

At least 43 people died in a blaze in New Delhi early Sunday morning, authorities said. The fire broke out in a factory operating in a residential area, Anil Mittal, a spokesman for the Delhi police said. The state government …


New Delhi Factory Fire Takes 43 Lives
Author: Bibhudatta Pradhan and Rahul Satija
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Description: At least 43 people died in a blaze in New Delhi early Sunday morning, authorities said. The fire broke out in a factory operating in a residential area, Anil Mittal, a spokesman for the Delhi police said. The state government …
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Category: International News
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