• Credit Scoring: An 'Emotional' Issue

    Credit Scoring: An 'Emotional' IssueBecause an individual's credit is "very personal in nature," the use of that information is "an issue fraught with a lot ...

  • AUGIE MeetsIn Some Other Universe

    AUGIE MeetsIn Some Other UniverseIf a tree falls in the woods and no one is there to hear it, does it make a sound?Before you ...

  • Agencies Look To Keep Clients Satisfied

    Agencies Look To Keep Clients SatisfiedIndependent agents seeking to build a stronger bridge between their agencies and their customers found some guidance from service experts ...

  • WTC Loss Overshadows All

    WTC Loss Overshadows AllGranted, there isn't much drama this year in announcing the top insurance and risk management story of 2001. Obviously, the Sept. ...

  • Third-Qtr. Results Grim, But Worst Is Yet To Come

    Third-Qtr. Results Grim, But Worst Is Yet To ComeThe results couldn't possibly be worse.With a $3 billion nine-month net loss--the first ever in the history ...

  • Mexico To Probe N.Y. WC Board

    Mexico To Probe N.Y. WC Board Angry over lengthy delays in claim processing, a coalition of immigrant workers' rights groups in the United States has ...

  • Prices Rising, Covers Shrinking For 2002

    Prices Rising, Covers Shrinking For 2002New York City In a wakeup call for commercial insurance buyers, risk managers and other business executives were warned by ...

  • Figures Lie On Cost-Of-Risk Trend

    Figures Lie On Cost-Of-Risk TrendAlthough the "2001 RIMS Benchmark Survey" shows that the cost of risk declined 7 percent last year, risk managers should take ...

  • Smaller Companies Buy Lower Limits

    Smaller Companies Buy Lower LimitsWhether its the economy or rising premium rates to be blamed, smaller commercial insurance buyers are dropping their liability limits and ...

  • Risk Managers Get Lumps Of Coal In Renewal Stockings

    Risk Managers Get Lumps Of Coal In Renewal Stockings Holiday shoppers for commercial insurance are anything but jolly this renewal season. In years past, ...