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Judicial panel says utility's former execs deserve criminal charges in Fukushima nuke crisis

TOKYO - A Japanese judicial panel has recommended that three former executives of the utility that operates the damaged Fukushima nuclear plant face criminal charges over their role in the disaster. See More
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Cyberattack breached system holding personal data: privacy watchdog

OTTAWA - Hackers who targeted Canada's National Research Council infiltrated a system containing personal information, the federal privacy czar says. See More
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2nd person drowns in floods in Romania, power plant floods in Serbia, landslides in Montenegro

BUCHAREST, Romania - A second person has drowned after rivers burst their banks in Romania, authorities said Thursday, and the flooding also caused damage across the Balkans, inundating a power plant in Serbia and causing landslides in... See More
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Hundreds of damage claims possible after pipe break dumps 20 million gallons of water

LOS ANGELES - Hundreds of cars submerged below murky water. A landmark basketball court, newly refurbished, showing signs of buckling. Soaked and stained carpets. An athletic track coated in mud. See More
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Catastrophe losses up 44.7% for Allstate in second quarter

The Allstate Corp. released Wednesday its financial results for the quarter ending June 30, reporting a 44.7% increase in catastrophe losses, a 8.46% increase in property-liability claims and claims expenses, a 1.3-point increase in the... See More
18 hours ago
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U.S. insurance industry gearing up for IT growth, technological advancement

A new survey of 75 insurance industry practitioners in the United States indicates that IT budgets will grow as 67% of respondents report they will increase investments in 2014. See More
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"In Case You Missed It: The Ontario Broker (IBAO) magazine’s June 2014 issue Digital Edition: http://bit.ly/tobjun14  – Featuring Cover Profile: Linda Papadopoulos of Pearson Dunn Insurance Inc. – Insurance Brokers…"
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Net income down, revenue up for Willis Group in second quarter

Willis Group Holdings has reported a net income of $47 million in the second quarter of 2014 down from $105 million in the same period last year. See More
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The Ontario Broker - June 2014

The Ontario Broker (IBAO) magazine’s June 2014 issue Digital Edition: http://bit.ly/tobjun14Featuring Cover Profile: Linda Papadopoulos of Pearson Dunn Insurance Inc. – Insurance Brokers Association of Ontario's…
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Insured damage for June storm in New Zealand estimated at NZ$30 million

The provisional cost of insured damage from the June 9-11 storm in New Zealand is NZ$30 million, pushing the tally of insured damage from severe weather events so far in 2014 to NZ$107 million, the Insurance Council of New Zealand (ICNZ)... See More
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Britain to test driverless car technology in up to three cities next year

LONDON - British officials says driverless cars will be tested on roads in as many as three cities in a trial program to begin in January. See More
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Intact reports net income up 109% for Q2, says commercial P&C needs 'corrective actions'

Intact Financial Corp. released Wednesday its financial results for the three months ending June 30, reporting a three-point improvement in its combined ratio in personal lines and 109% improvement in net income, while its commercial property... See More
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Manitoba Tories want government to fast track flood projects

WINNIPEG - Manitoba Opposition Leader Brian Pallister is accusing the NDP government of dragging its feet on flood-prevention projects, but the government says Pallister seems unaware that preliminary work is well underway. See More
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In Case You Missed It: Digital Edition of The Ontario Broker magazine (IBAO) June 2014 Issue

The Ontario Broker (IBAO) magazine’s June 2014 issue    ➝ Featuring Cover Profile: Linda Papadopoulos of Pearson Dunn Insurance Inc. – Insurance Brokers Association of Ont... See More
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Adjuster, insured loss index provider to offer real-time info from Canadian catastrophe zones

Canadian independent adjusting firm Catastrophe Response Unit Adjusters Inc. (CRU) has partnered with an online loss index provider to offer real-time information from catastrophe zones in Canada. See More
Tuesday
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Peace Hills General Insurance Company receives eDocs certification

Peace Hills General Insurance Company has achieved certification for its eDocs solution, the Centre for the Study of Insurance Operations announced this week. See More
Tuesday
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Growing demand for travel, mostly in developing nations, to pose safety challenge for airlines

NEW YORK - More travellers are flying than ever before, creating a daunting challenge for airlines: keep passengers safe in an ever more crowded airspace. See More
Tuesday
Steve Wilson commented on the group 'Canadian Underwriter magazine - Insurance Media Group'
"In case you missed it: Canadian Underwriter magazine’s June 2014 issue Digital Edition:  http://bit.ly/cujun14 – featuring Cover Story: 'Cyber 2.0'  – Cyber insurance coverage is entering the next phase in its…"
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Canadian Underwriter - June 2014

Canadian Underwriter magazine’s June 2014 issue Digital Edition: http://bit.ly/cujun14 – featuring Cover Story: 'Cyber 2.0'– Cyber insurance coverage is entering the next phase in its evolution from optional…
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Judicial panel says utility's former execs deserve criminal charges in Fukushima nuke crisis

TOKYO - A Japanese judicial panel has recommended that three former executives of the utility that operates the damaged Fukushima nuclear plant face criminal charges over their role in the disaster.

Cyberattack breached system holding personal data: privacy watchdog

OTTAWA - Hackers who targeted Canada's National Research Council infiltrated a system containing personal information, the federal privacy czar says.

2nd person drowns in floods in Romania, power plant floods in Serbia, landslides in Montenegro

BUCHAREST, Romania - A second person has drowned after rivers burst their banks in Romania, authorities said Thursday, and the flooding also caused damage across the Balkans, inundating a power plant in Serbia and causing landslides in...

Hundreds of damage claims possible after pipe break dumps 20 million gallons of water

LOS ANGELES - Hundreds of cars submerged below murky water. A landmark basketball court, newly refurbished, showing signs of buckling. Soaked and stained carpets. An athletic track coated in mud.

Catastrophe losses up 44.7% for Allstate in second quarter

The Allstate Corp. released Wednesday its financial results for the quarter ending June 30, reporting a 44.7% increase in catastrophe losses, a 8.46% increase in property-liability claims and claims expenses, a 1.3-point increase in the...

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In Case You Missed It: Digital Edition of The Ontario Broker magazine (IBAO) June 2014 Issue

The Ontario Broker (IBAO) magazine’s June 2014 issue    ➝ Featuring Cover Profile: Linda Papadopoulos of Pearson Dunn Insurance Inc. – Insurance Brokers Association of Ont...

In Case You Missed It: The Digital Edition of Canadian Underwriter's June 2014 Issue

Canadian Underwriter magazine’s June 2014 issue Digital Edition Cover Story: 'Cyber 2.0' Cyber insurance coverage is entering the next phase in its evolution from optional add-on product to i...

BC Earthquake Response Seminar

Catastrophe Response Unit (CRU) will be hosting another in our series of Earthquake Response Seminars for insurance executives and senior claims management. This event will be held at the Fairmont Wa...

AssessMed is proud to present the 1st Annual Brain Injury Conference in support of OBIA

Join AssessMed at the 1st Annual Brain Injury Conference in support of OBIA for a day full of information and keynote speakers. AssessMed, in conjunction with the Ontario Brain Injury ...

2014 PLR Expo Pre and Post Conference Training Sessions Announced

Ottawa, Ontario – Today, PLR Expo Services is releasing information on the Pre and Post Conference Training sessions for the upcoming 2014 PLR Expo.  The PLR Expo happens this September 30t...

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