New Chubb iPad App Puts Desktop in Agents’ Hands

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WARREN, NJ – A new iPad application from Chubb Personal Insurance makes it easy for agents and brokers who are out of the office to access Chubb policies, marketing materials and the status of claims. The free @chubb Mobile app enables agents to use their password-protected Chubb ID to access Chubb’s Masterpiece® homeowners’ policy processing system; real-time claims information; rule and rate manuals from each state; and coverage summaries. A resource center provides links to, where agents can find product and service information, loss prevention tips and available discounts.…

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Mobile insurance is facing challenges in Asia

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Mobile insurance gains attention as more consumers get smartphones and tablets Mobile technology is beginning to play a major role in the lives of people all around the world. In Asia, smartphones and tablets are becoming exceedingly valuable, partly due to the services they provide to consumers as well as the type of information these devices are beginning to store. Several Asian markets have begun showing strong favor for high-end mobile devices, especially those designed to participate in mobile commerce. These devices are not only attractive to the average consumer, of course,…

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GEICO unveils its latest insurance technology

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New mobile commerce features for its app. GEICO has just released the latest batch of brand new insurance technology features for its mobile commerce app, which were developed and implemented based on feedback provided by customers. The new features make the application easier and more convenient for consumers and policyholders to use. They are meant to make it easier for consumers to shop for a policy and current customers can better understand their coverage. Moreover, both current and prospective customers will have access to useful coverage tips and information. According…

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OnBase mobile commerce insurance technology empowers field personnel

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Staff in the field can now use Hyland Software’s technology for smartphones and tablets for improved service. Insurers now have a new insurance technology that allows them to use the enterprise content management (ECM) software suite from Hyland Software, OnBase, through their mobile devices. This allows staff members in the field to gain immediate access to information offline or online, and allows them to manage business processes, regardless of when it is or where they are, so that the problem of decision-making bottlenecks while out of the office. According to…

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Mobile commerce in the insurance industry is about to take off

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Ensquared is prepared for an explosion of smartphone adoption and online shopping. Leading smartphone and iPhone insurance authority, Ensquared, has announced the results of its latest customer and industry data analysis and has announced that American mobile commerce will truly be taking off within the upcoming two to five years. As a result, they also say that tablet and cell phone insurance will also skyrocket. Though the United States is never a world leader in terms of mobile commerce and devices, it is about to take on a leadership role…

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Mobile commerce application uses GPS to reduce distracted driving behaviors

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The new patent-pending mobile commerce Drive Save Mode app reduces the risk posed by distracted driving. Mobile commerce has stepped up to help encourage safer driving behaviors with a new app that was launched in Las Vegas called Drive Safe Mode. The new application has already been downloaded by many adults, parents, and teens, and has attracted a great deal of hype as even nonprofit organizations are using the app to encourage greater precautions against distracted driving. This new technology has already outperformed the achievements of previously released apps that…

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House committee in Louisiana approves electronic proof of auto insurance coverage

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Louisiana legislation approval gives the go ahead on digital proof of auto insurance coverage. The new legislation says that police must accept both the electronic and print card versions of the proof of car insurance. The House Bill 1130, which was sponsored by Rep. Greg Cromer (R-Slidell) received unanimous support from the Committee on Transportation, Highways and Public Works. This vote will send the bill along to the next stage of approval, which consists of a debate on the House floor. Chuck McMains, an insurance industry lobbyist, has stated that insurers are increasingly…

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