By Tim Fletcher |April 22, 2020|English
With most of America’s personal autos parked as owners “shelter in place” and limit social contact because of the coronavirus pandemic, many insurance companies have returned billions in partial premiums for policy periods that will...Read More
As companies around the world operate on a recommended work-from-home basis, or with their offices closed entirely, most organizations have more people working at home than at any time in their histories. People with limited to no work-from-home experience...Read More
Underwriting Considerations During the COVID-19 Crisis - Will the Rules for Clinical Trials be Relaxed?
The latest figures on the COVID-19 pandemic make for alarming reading. At the time of writing, 1,484,811 people around the world were infected with the virus and 88,537 people have died.1 No other topic is dominating the headlines quite like the coronavirus,...Read More
Wisconsin Requires Coverage for Food Delivery Services - What Does This Mean for the Insurance Industry?
By Tim Fletcher |March 30, 2020|English
In what could be a sign of a growing trend, last Monday the Wisconsin Office of the Commissioner of Insurance (OCI) issued an order that prohibits insurers from denying a claim solely because the insured was delivering food for a restaurant closed because...Read More
Some insurers have added the carcinoembryonic antigen (CEA) blood test to the laboratory screening profile for Life and Health insurance applications, and some of our U.S. clients have asked for advice on whether to adopt this test. Every test has repercussions...Read More
The U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) has recently released its statistical details for the 72,675 charges of workplace discrimination the agency received in the 2019 fiscal year. Since 2014, the number of charges filed with the EEOC...Read More