Industry News


Minimize The Risk Of A Cyber Breach

Minimize the Risk of a Cyber Breach Cyber breaches have always been there, just below the surface. But looking over the past decade it is clear that their scope and scale have escalated. All day, every day, malicious online actors are working to breach networks – both yours and your ...
11/11/2020

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Next Generation Claim Handling: Use Technology to Your Best Advantage

As technologies continue to grow and thrive the insurance industry will increasingly see changes on this front. Insurtech–the use of technology to enhance insurance operations and the customer experience–is already in wide use when it comes to insurance underwriting. Implementation across the varied landscape of claims handling is the next ...
10/14/2020

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Insurance Claims and Litigation Management 101 – Top Tips for Success

In the wide world of insurance claims and litigation management, details will vary wildly from one case to the next. Novel situations will arise and sometimes the facts can be tricky. But no matter the complexity, there are some basic operating procedures for insurance claims professionals to hold to. When ...
9/18/2020

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Examining the Disconnect Between Insurance Agents and Clients

If you are an insurance industry professional, you know that there’s an inherent perception gap between what you may think you’re offering clients and what they think they’re receiving. A recent study commissioned by Nationwide examines the extent to which this gap exists, along with the ways that other variables ...
8/24/2020

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Multi-Level Customer Service: An Insurance Adjuster’s Reality

For insurance adjusters, great customer service begins with being the type of person that you would want to do business with. Learn more about multi-level customer service and what the Bar List insurance network can do to help you.
7/15/2020

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The Other Side: COVID-related Insurance Claims and Recovery

The United States is still caught in a plateau of the ‘first wave’ of coronavirus infections and deaths. But the passage of time and lifting of restrictions have many of us looking to get back into some sort of routine – working from home, mask wearing, and social distancing could ...
6/22/2020

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Weather and Insurance: Seasonal Spikes Bring Increased Claims

With so many homeowners and businesses reeling from last month’s disastrous weather, it’s at least reassuring to know that many have insurance policies to lean on. But with another possible round of destructive weather on the way, it’s key that insurance companies are prepared. Learn how to weather the storm of the increase of weather-related insurance claims.
5/13/2020

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How Insurance Agents Can Adapt to Remote Work

As infections spread, working from home has become a must-have in many businesses. As companies struggle to ramp up connectivity and efficiency, insurance agencies are also trying to climb this sometimes steep learning curve. And lessons learned in this crisis could be changing the future of the industry.
4/22/2020

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Insurance in the Time of Coronavirus: Risks, Threats, and Reality

The novel coronavirus known as COVID-19 is now at large on our shores and we’re hearing dismal projections in every sector imaginable. While it likely isn’t anyone’s first thought, there is one aspect of personal and business life that comes into sharp focus as the crisis continues to develop––insurance. That non-negotiable necessity, the protection for life’s rainy days. Now that the storm is well-fixed above us, what part does insurance play? How is the enormity of the global coronavirus pandemic affecting the industry?
3/25/2020

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