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Nine Questions Mutual Company Directors Should Ask When Assessing Their ERM Culture

Every year our Mutual Practice team looks forward to the National Association of Mutual Insurance Companies (NAMIC) Annual Convention. With nearly 2,000 attendees, it is a great opportunity to experience the rich tradition of the mutual insurance industry, enjoy a diverse a range of talented keynote speakers and listen to a multitude of stimulating panel discussions.

  • Underwriting Ratings for Auto Racing - Revisited

    By Cecil Ramotar | Apr 23, 2018 | English

    Oval track racing has one of the largest participant bases for auto racing within the U.S. - and Gen Re’s North America Life underwriters have recently completed a detailed analysis of activity on these tracks which lead to a revision of our rating guidelines....

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  • Assessing Elderly Heart Disease Risk

    By Dr. John O'Brien | Mar 08, 2018 | English | Deutsch

    The prevalence of cardiovascular disease - hypertension, coronary heart disease, heart failure or stroke - increases with age. Often, multiple cardiac conditions coexist with other illnesses, and this makes risk assessments for applicants aged 70 and...

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  • Synthesis Analysis - A Robust Statistical Tool for Life Insurance Underwriting and Pricing Research

    By L/H North America - Decision Analytics Team | Jan 25, 2018 | English

    Application questions, health interviews, motor vehicle records, attending physician statements, paramedical exams, blood and urine tests, and prescription histories are common elements of the life insurance underwriting assessment process. This standard...

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  • Treating Ageing to Extend a Healthy Lifespan

    By Beata Bronikowska | Dec 20, 2017 | English

    Life expectancy has increased remarkably in the last few decades. The number of people living to or even beyond age 100 is expected to increase. This puts ageing at centre stage alongside healthy life expectancy – meaning the years an ageing person can...

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