Drones Are Changing The Claims Process

Automated drones have gone from science fiction to commonplace over the last ten years. The usefulness of these drones seems to have no end, from military use to agriculture, photography and yes, even insurance! Drones are completely transforming the claims process for auto-insurance policies. Drone use for auto-insurance claims have made significant headway in improving […]

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Airlines Face Mounting Pressure To Stop Flights To China

As the coronavirus continues to spread, many airlines are facing mounting pressure to halt hall flights to and from China. American Airlines pilots have joined together and filed a lawsuit seeking an immediate halt to any services operating in China. As of now, flights are still ongoing. Over 10,000 coronavirus cases have already been reported […]

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Truck Driving Companies Face Tough Rate Hikes

The trucking industry has been facing an ever-increasing number of issues over the last few years. As artificial intelligence (AI) and self-driving technology becomes more prominent, many experts predict that trucking will be one of the first industries to transition into automation. That’s not great news for the thousands of truck drivers who currently make […]

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New Technology Could Drastically Speed Up Accident Claims

Telematic technology has been changing so fast over the last decade that it’s almost impossible to keep up. When you compare driving a car today with driving a car fifteen years the differences that technology has brought to the everyday driving experience are immediately apparent—from self-driving technology to sensors and real-time data monitoring. A new […]

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Uber Finds An Insurer In Liberty Mutual

The golden age of ridesharing companies may already be coming to an end. While services like Uber and Lyft remain profitable, the safety of their services continues to be a problem. Couple that with a lack of insurance for drivers and passengers, and liability becomes a very real, and very expensive, issue. As a result, […]

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Commercial Airline Deaths Are Down

Flying in a plane has long been more safe than driving in a car. That has only become more true in 2019. New data shows that the number of people killed in commercial airline crashes dropped more than 50% in 2019. The Dutch consulting firm, To70 recently released a report detailing aviation accidents throughout the […]

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Wildfires Continue To Wreak Havoc On The CA Home Insurance Market

Wildfire has become a constant refrain for many U.S. residents, particularly those in the western half of the country. No state has had it worse, however, than California. Golden State residents have faced numerous evacuations over the years, and those who have kept their homes in tact are facing a new challenge: proper insurance policies. […]

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Allstate Is Retiring Esurance Brand

Allstate recently announced that they are officially retiring their Esurance brand. They’ll be combining Allstate Encompass and Answer Financial into one cohesive brand offering. This change should help the company lower costs to offer more competitive prices without substantially affecting their margins. At the moment, consumers have four lines of business available to them through […]

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Weinstein Settles With Accusers For $47 Million

The disgraced Hollywood mogul Harvey Weinstein has finally reached a court settlement with his many accusers. According to reports, Weinstein has reached a tentative $47 million settlement. This settlement would put an end to the many legal battles that Weinstein has been facing in civil court. While Weinstein does have considerable resources, the cost of […]

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