Insurance Journal recently released a Charity Issue highlighting some of the many charitable tales in insurance.
In light of the pandemic, many companies and individuals of the industry embraced different volunteering initiatives that were featured in the magazine. Intact Insurance Specialty Solutions also shared its story on how it supported the community this year.
Read more on page 33.
Bradley York, President of Intact Public Entities, was recently quoted in an Independent Agent Magazine article on the evolving landscape for public entities.
Wherever we are in the economy cycle, the need for directors and officers liability insurance is a constant. This must-have policy, commonly called D&O, protects banks and individual directors and officers from alleged wrongful acts.
Read full article, including quotes from OneBeacon's Financial Services' Craig Collins.
American Trucking Associations, along with OneBeacon, U.S. Bank, Michelin and Hydro-Chem Systems, will be providing additional hand sanitizer stations, along with meals for professional truck drivers, through a new initiative: Providing for the Frontlines.
Read the full news release featuring OneBeacon's Accident and Health Highway Heroes video honoring and thanking professional truck drivers.
OneBeacon is donating $200k to Feeding America, the U.S.’s largest hunger-relief organization, while an additional $300k will support local efforts within those communities where OneBeacon employees live and work. This is in addition to the $2M commitment by parent company, Intact. These contributions will go towards assisting organizations addressing people in need due to this pandemic.
Members of Boston’s insurance community recently joined together in volunteer service during the annual Insurance Industry Charitable Foundation (IICF) week of giving. OneBeacon volunteers served meals to those struggling with homelessness at Father Bill’s & MainSpring.
Read full article on OneBeacon's participation on page 18.
In addition to navigating market conditions and opportunities in the turbulent ocean marine market, brokers and agents should focus on the horizon of emerging risks for smooth sailing.
Read full article featuring insights from IMU.
Postmates Inc. will offer occupational accident insurance benefits this fall to fleet members, the company announced Tuesday. The San Francisco-based company, which uses gig economy workers to deliver food, groceries, alcohol and more to individuals via an app, has about 350,000 independently contracted drivers.
Read full article featuring Accident & Health’s sharing economy solution.
It has been touted and critiqued, but everyone can at least agree that direct primary care (DPC) is leaving an imprint across the self-insured community. The real question is, can recasting the medical gatekeeper approach without any actual claims deliver better results?
Read the full article featuring quotes from OneBeacon Accident & Health's Christy Vago.
BOSTON — A risk management official for Uber Technologies Inc. said the rideshare company’s program to provide benefits for injuries sustained by its drivers while working on the Uber app is an important first step to establishing benefits for these drivers, but affirmed that the program is not a workers comp program and that Uber believes it correctly classifies its drivers as independent contractors rather than employees.
Read full article mentioning OneBeacon's offering of Driver Injury Protection.
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