Judge decides BP oil spill not covered by Transocean Insurance

A New Orleans judge has ruled that BP Plc’s 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil spill is not covered by the insurance the company holds with…

Changes to insurance laws opens industry to greater freedoms

An amendment to the Insurance Act has been passed by the Legislative Yuan in Taiwan, which now makes non-investment foreign currency life insurance policies exempt…

Chubb Offers Medical Benefits to Transgendered Employees

The Chubb Group of Insurance Companies has extended its medical benefits to transgendered employees and dependents. “This is a natural evolution for Chubb, where our…

Federal Government’s response to Natural Disaster Insurance Review called inadequate by opposition

The response of the Federal Government to the Natural Disaster Insurance Review has just released, and the opposition is not pleased with what they have…

New death benefit battle rages on with life insurance companies

Insurance companies are now facing a new battle in the challenge for data management as state regulators are now requiring that they verify their life…

Employer-sponsored health insurance on the decline, according to Gallup

A new study from the Gallup Organization, a research and performance-management consulting firm that monitors public opinion, shows that employer-sponsored health insurance is on the…

Electronic medical records present high risk to insurance industry

As per new federal laws, the nation’s medical records will soon be stored electronically. These new electronic records will be a part of the state-run…