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Robust virtual methods present an opportunity for insurers to better allocate resources. (Photo: iStock)

Allstate made headlines recently when it announced in its Q2 earnings call that it had downsized 500 employees in multiple geographies.

Allstate attributed the job losses to QuickFoto Claim, its solution for virtual claims processing, and a cursory reading of the articles that followed could reasonably result in the conclusion that technology just killed more jobs.

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