AI technology can do wonders for the insurance industry – Should you be terrified?

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Artificial intelligence tech is already being used for many purposes, but there are issues to consider. AI technology has been a central tech focus for the insurance industry for several years. The advantages it promises both currently and as we move into the future. However, these advantages aren’t without their drawbacks. Security and adoption remain considerable concerns, said a panel of experts at an I.I.I. event. At the recent Insurance Information Institute (I.I.I.) Joint Industry Forum which took place in New York, a panel of tech and insurance industry executives…

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AI technology investments increasingly commonplace among large insurance brokers

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Big commercial brokers are seeking to stand out from their rivals through high tech enhancements. AI technology has considerable appeal to large commercial insurance brokers. After all, these firms transact with multiple distributors and carriers and want to stand out. The marketplace is competitive and artificial intelligence, among other cutting edge tech, may make a difference. Other areas where brokers are differentiating themselves include workflow tools and analytics. This was among the findings in a new Business and Technology Trends: Large Commercial Brokers report. Novarica issued the report. It offers…

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Artificial intelligence insurance technology replaces 34 human staff members

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In Japan, an insurance company has laid off a number of people, replacing them with an AI system. In a move that sounds as though it was plucked straight out of a science fiction novel, a Japanese insurer has used AI insurance technology to replace 34 human staff members. The company has started laying off its employees who have been replaced with an artificial intelligence system. The company in question is Fukoku Mutual Life Insurance. The employees were replaced by the insurance technology which is capable of calculating insurance payouts…

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