Insurance

AHIP Solutions SmartBrief

Health care industry news for insurers

AHIP Solutions SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: America's Health Insurance Plans

Bristol-Myers Squibb, Pfizer gain approval for Eliquis

4/16/2014

  • Healio (free registration)

Bristol-Myers Squibb and Pfizer obtained federal approval for their supplemental new drug application for Eliquis. The drug is indicated for the prophylaxis of deep vein thrombosis in patients who had… Read More

AHIP Agents and Brokers SmartBrief

Health insurance product and policy news

AHIP Agents and Brokers SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: AHIP America's Health Insurance Plans

Prescriptions for keeping clients happy

4/16/2014

  • National Underwriter Life & Health

Some customers can be insecure, push boundaries or lack follow-through skills, but there are things agents can do to smooth the process for them, Melanie Williams writes. Producers who provide frequen… Read More

NADP SmartBrief

Dental Benefits News

NADP SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: National Association of Dental Plans

Mo. moves closer to restoring Medicaid adult dental funding

4/9/2014

  • KYTV-TV (Springfield, Mo.)

The Missouri Senate Appropriations Committee voted to add $48 million in federal and state money to the Medicaid budget for adult dental care next year. The House approved a similar measure, though th… Read More

PCI SmartBrief

The latest news for the property casualty insurance industry

PCI SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Property Casualty Insurers Association of America

New flood insurance law prompts Miss. to end lawsuit against NFIP

4/16/2014

  • Fort Worth Star-Telegram (Texas)

Mississippi Insurance Commissioner Mike Chaney said the state has asked a federal court to dismiss a lawsuit filed against the National Flood Insurance Program because a new law easing rate increases … Read More

Aon Public Sector Advisor

Risk management, workforce and higher education news

Aon Public Sector Advisor

Published in partnership with: aonpublic

New fire-response guidelines are issued for NYC police

4/14/2014

  • WABC-TV (N.Y.)

The New York Police Department has issued new fire-response protocols in light of a Coney Island fire in which one officer died last week. The guidelines give officers steps for safely using an elevat… Read More

Environmental Risk Advisor

The best news on environmental risks and regulations

Environmental Risk Advisor

Published in partnership with: Aon Environmental Services

"Waters of the United States" definition would expand under EPA proposal

4/8/2014

  • National Law Review, The

The definition of "waters of the United States" would be revised to include tributaries and other waters adjacent to "traditional navigable waters" under a proposal by the Environmental Protection Age… Read More

IRI Retirement Income SmartBrief

Retirement income industry news

IRI Retirement Income SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Insured Retirement Institute

Millennials share many of their parents' views

4/16/2014

  • National Underwriter Life & Health

Advisors who assume that millennials' values are completely at odds with those of their parents are making a mistake, says Michael Liersch, director of behavioral finance at Bank of America Merrill Ly… Read More

Insured Retirement Institute SmartBrief

Insured retirement income industry news

Insured Retirement Institute SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: Insured Retirement Institute

IRI joins coalition in defense of retirement savings tax incentives

4/14/2014

  • PlanSponsor.com

The Insured Retirement Institute is participating in the efforts of the Coalition to Preserve Retirement to suggest improvements to the draft of tax changes proposed by U.S. Rep. Dave Camp, R-Mich. "W… Read More

Aon's Real Estate Advisor

Real estate insurance news

Aon's Real Estate Advisor

Published in partnership with: Aon Risk Services

Experts: Roofs' snow-load capacity depends on several factors

4/7/2014

  • ClaimsJournal.com

Insurers need to consider factors such as location and roof design to determine whether a property is prone to a snow-related collapse, said Dan Mazzei of Wallace Engineering and Melvin Jeffers of Eng… Read More