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2014-01-08 08:34:18

CLEVELAND, Jan. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CBIZ, Inc. (NYSE: CBZ) today announced that it has acquired substantially all the assets of Centric Insurance Agency, ("Centric") of New Providence, New Jersey, effective January 1, 2014. Originally established in 1994, Centric is an insurance broker providing property and casualty insurance, with a specialty in education and public schools, to its clients in the New Jersey market. This acquisition is expected to add 10 employees and...

2013-09-10 12:24:44

EXTON, Pa., Sept. 10, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- XL Group's North America Environmental business unveiled a series of pollution insurance policy enhancements to help municipalities address their specific environmental risk management needs and protect their budgets from unexpected clean up and other expenses. "Communities provide their residents with a variety of services that can pose a pollution threat," explained Matt O'Malley, President of XL Group's Environmental business in North America....

2013-08-05 08:20:11

NICB Reports 3 Percent Decline from 2011 DES PLAINES, Ill., Aug. 5, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Insurance Crime Bureau (NICB) today released its latest report on boat theft and recoveries in the United States. The report examines watercraft* reported stolen between Jan. 1 and Dec. 31, 2012. The report draws from data contained in the National Crime Information Center (NCIC) database for all 50 states and the District of Columbia. Overall, there were 5,870...

2013-06-08 23:02:59

In what has become one of the hot insurance-related legislative trends, 17 states passed laws this year allowing drivers to show proof of insurance using a smart phone. This brings to 24 the states that say “yes” to electronic proof of coverage, according to the Property Casualty Insurance Association of America (PCI). CHICAGO (PRWEB) June 08, 2013 It is getting a lot easier in many states to show proof of insurance coverage during a traffic stop. In what has become one of the...

2013-05-16 08:24:34

Referrals Rise 27 Percent Since 2010, Most from California DES PLAINES, Ill., May 16, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In its annual look at questionable claims (QC) in the United States, the analysis released today by the National Insurance Crime Bureau (NICB) reports that in the three-year period from January 1, 2010 through December 31, 2012, there was a 16 percent increase in QCs from 2011 to 2012 (100,201 to 116,171) and a 27 percent increase over the past three years (91,652 to...

2013-04-10 08:21:22

Stylish Icon Remains a Collector's Dream Car DES PLAINES, Ill., April 10, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The '57 Chevy is instantly recognized by auto enthusiasts the world over and equally cherished by discriminating auto thieves as well. Last August, none other than television therapist Dr. Phil McGraw had to be consoled after learning that his '57 Chevy, valued at $100,000 was stolen from a repair shop in Burbank, Calif. It was one of 42 thefts of '57 Chevys reported to law...

2013-04-08 04:20:38

The social media team at Insurance Journal has organized a playful competition to determine a champion of insurance mascots and it went viral. SAN DIEGO, April 8, 2013 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- The social media team at Insurance Journal has organized a playful competition to determine a champion of insurance mascots. The tournament, which is hosted at www.facebook.com/insurancejournal, features a March Madness-style bracket in which Facebook users vote for their favorite mascot or...

2013-03-18 08:35:43

RIDGEFIELD PARK, N.J., March 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Samsung Fire & Marine Insurance Co., Ltd. ("SFM") announced today the unveiling of its new website, which can be found at www.samsungfire.com/usa. Visitors to the site will experience a sleek, clean and easily navigable website characteristic of the world-renowned Samsung brand. Not only will visitors to the site be able to learn about the comprehensive insurance solutions and innovative services SFM offers, but will also have the...

2013-03-14 08:21:18

DES PLAINES, Ill., March 14, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Insurance Crime Bureau (NICB) today warned drivers in the Las Vegas area to be on the lookout for criminals targeting trucks in a deliberate attempt to cause an accident for the purpose of collecting insurance money. To view the multimedia assets associated with this release, please click: http://www.multivu.com/mnr/53844-nicb-staged-accidents-targeting-big-rig-trucks-could-turn-deadly As many as 100 suspected staged...

2013-02-12 08:26:18

2012 Referrals Reach All-Time High DES PLAINES, Ill., Feb. 12, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Insurance Crime Bureau (NICB) today released its 2012 questionable claims (QC) referral reason analysis. Over the period from 2010 to 2012, there was a 26.7 percent increase in QCs referred to NICB, going from 91,797 in 2010 to 116,268 in 2012--a new record. In 2011, the total was 100,450. Questionable claims are those claims that NICB member insurance companies refer to NICB...