Auto insurers to benefit from new IBM, Weather Company partnership to bring advanced weather...

ARMONK, N.Y. and ANDOVER, Mass. – IBM and The Weather Company through WSI, its global B2B division, on March 31 announced a groundbreaking global...

Safest driving cities revealed as July Fourth – the deadliest day on roads –...

NORTHBROOK, Ill. – For the first time ever, Brownsville, Texas, is the safest-driving city on Allstate's 12th annual America's Best Drivers Report®.i The report...

New study finds U.S. car insurance rates at all-time high

Annual report from auto insurance search engine The Zebra examines auto insurance pricing across the U.S., uncovers local and national trends in context of disastrous weather events, technological advances, distracted driving, and other behavioral changes.

Premium increases become sticking point for U.S. auto insurance customers, J.D. Power finds

A combination of record numbers of miles driven, increased frequency and severity of collisions, and extreme weather has resulted in rate increases for 26% of customers and put a strain on customer satisfaction.

The End of the Insurance Agent … Or Not: 14 viewpoints from Forum members

One thread that has had some legs so far in 2015 centers around the oft-discussed premise that insurance agents are in danger of going...

9 worst scammers of 2017 named to Insurance Fraud Hall of Shame

An extensive (and expensive) list of perpetrators make up the “No Class of 2017” as determined by the Coalition Against Insurance Fraud.

Autonomous cars: Bring ‘em on, drivers say in survey

Results of a new survey from Insurance.com, a car insurance comparison-shopping website, find most Americans are comfortable with the idea of cars that can...

With Google in the mix, should agents worry?

In January, independent agents woke up to the news that Internet giant Google had plans to sell insurance. A Jan. 18 New York Times article...

P&C insurance customer satisfaction driven by good communication, not speed, J.D. Power finds

Record catastrophic losses place P&C insurer focus squarely on management of customer expectations. Amica Mutual tops satisfaction rankings for seventh consecutive year.

CEO of auto insurance company challenges auto makers to fight distracted driving

ATLANTA – Joe DeLago, CEO of Good2Go Auto Insurance Company, known for its Cell Phone Safety Discount, announced April 11 that he has issued...