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In their new video, I.I.I. portrays a world without insurance, putting into perspective how critical the industry and its workers are to the global economy and quality of life. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu, File)

One of the biggest, yet possibly least well-known stories about insurance is how the industry powers the modern global economy at all levels, from protecting households and small businesses against financial setbacks to making possible huge public infrastructure projects.

The impact insurance has on economic growth and stability is so vast that it almost eludes comprehension — or in other words, it’s a thing that hides in plain sight. One way to showcase the beneficial impact of insurance is to ask audiences everywhere to imagine A World Without Insurance.

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Danielle Ling

Danielle Ling is an experienced video journalist and business reporter. As associate editor, Danielle manages all multimedia and reports on industry news and risk-related coverage, managing all weather-related content. A University of Maryland and Philip Merrill College of Journalism alum, Danielle previously served as a video journalist for Verizon FiOS 1 News NJ, Push Pause. Connect with Danielle on LinkedIn or email her at [email protected].

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