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Hanover Insurance’s Q3 Net Income Falls 10% to $55M

The Hanover Insurance Group Inc. reported $54.9 million net income for its 2014 third quarter, a 10.4 percent decline compared with $61.3 million net income during the third quarter of 2013. The Worcester, Massachusetts-based insurer’s earnings were dampened by what … Continue reading

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D.C. Council Passes Bill Regulating Rideshare Firms

The D.C. Council has approved a bill that regulates popular ridesharing companies such as Uber and Lyft. The bill gained initial approval on Tuesday by a 12-1 vote. Among other things, it would require that drivers for smartphone-based vehicle-for-hire services … Continue reading

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Selective Insurance’s Q3 Profit Rises 63% to $53M

Selective Insurance Group reported $53.2 million net income for its 2014 third quarter, a 62.7 percent increase from $32.7 million net income during the third quarter of 2013. Operating income for the third quarter was $43.3 million, up 81.2 percent … Continue reading

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Integro Hires Stearns as Global Marine Practice Principal in New York

Insurance brokerage and risk management firm Integro hired Robert Stearns as a principal for the firm’s Global Marine practice in New York. He is responsible for the design, structure, placement and servicing of marine liability and marine hull insurance programs. … Continue reading

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Dollar Tree Stores Recently Fined $262K for Safety Hazards in Texas

National discount chain Dollar Tree Stores Inc., based in Texas, has been cited by the U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration for willfully and repeatedly exposing workers to serious hazards at its store in Watauga, Texas. Proposed penalties total $262,500. … Continue reading

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Oklahoma Judge Throws Out Lawsuit over Earthquake, Disposal Wells

A judge has thrown out a lawsuit over an earthquake that injured a woman, finding that the case should instead be heard by the Oklahoma Corporation Commission. In August, Prague resident Sandra Ladra filed a lawsuit against the operators of … Continue reading

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NYC Flood Zone Properties’ Value Rose to $129B Under New FEMA Maps

The assessed value of properties in New York City that lie within Federal Emergency Management Agency’s (FEMA) newly proposed 100-year floodplain maps is $129 billion, more than double the value under previous flood plain maps, according to a new analysis. … Continue reading

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Feds: Engineer’s Sleepiness Caused Bronx Commuter Train Derailment

A sleep-deprived engineer nodded off at the controls of a commuter train just before taking a 30 mph curve at 82 mph, causing a derailment last year that killed four people and injured more than 70, federal regulators said Tuesday. … Continue reading

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Ping An Profit Rises, Along With Investment Returns

Net income climbed to 10.3 billion yuan ($1.68 billion), or 1.23 yuan a share, from 5.43 billion yuan, or 0.69 yuan a share, a year earlier, the company said in a statement to the Shanghai stock exchange. The benchmark Shanghai … Continue reading

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Biggest Obstacle to Cyber Insurance Sales Is Customer Education

The biggest challenge in selling cyber insurance is educating businesses about the need for cyber coverage, according to a new survey. The survey of insurance professionals found that among carriers offering cyber insurance, 40 percent say businesses don’t think they … Continue reading

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