HIIG To Partner With Energi In New Captive Program

Houston International Insurance Group (HIIG) announced today that it would enter into a new Partnership with Energi Insurance Services based in Peabody, Massachusetts to provide a captive insurance solution for energy clients wanting alternative insurance coverage....

Most small business owners lack a disaster recovery plan

View the source here. By Denny Jacob Natural disasters such as fires or hurricanes can cripple or permanently shutter a small business. Sixty-one percent of small business owners say they don’t have formal disaster recovery plan, according to a recent poll conducted...

Personal Hand Safety

By: Nic Carter, GSP, CHST Undoubtedly you value your hands, or perhaps you wish you had. While you would not deliberately put them at risk, do you take the necessary steps to prevent injury?  According to one source, 25% of work injuries involve hands or fingers; 70%...

Bolstering the Claims Process With Touchless Claim Technology

View the source here. By: Denise Johnson A March 2017 LexisNexis whitepaper on the future of claims technology defined touchless claims as “a process or workflow that is similar to Virtual Handling except no claims adjuster or insurance carrier employee is involved in...

Social media’s role in claims

View the source here. By: Moshe Beauford GDPR will affect how insurers use social media in their investigations. Insurers — claims adjusters more specifically — have had access to policyholder social media profiles for the better half of a decade now. Platforms such...