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Business News: FM Global Research Lab, Friss and Munich Re, MedRisk and Raintree

FM Global Expands Research Lab FM Global, an international commercial property insurer, had opened a electrical hazards and gas detection laboratory on its research campus in West Glocester, Rhode Island. The carrier said in a press release that the facility …

Voice Software Pioneer Says Amazon Used Its Technology in Alexa

A voice software technology developer is suing Amazon.com Inc., saying the e-commerce giant infringed on patents when developing software for the Alexa digital assistant. VB Assets LLC, which owns the rights to some of the technology developed by voice software …

Toyota’s War With Dealer Over Recalls Cost It $16 Million

Toyota Motor Corp. must pay $15.8 million to a California dealer who accused it of retaliating against him because he had developed safety-recall software that was costing the automaker millions of dollars in car repairs. A state court jury in …

The Power of Streamlined IT Investment: Simplifying Claims Technology Implementation

In the past decade or so, the world has undergone tremendous technological transformation. For example, in 2008, only 139 million smartphones were sold, compared to 1.56 billion in 2018, according to Statista. In that same year, Uber didn’t exist yet …

Tennessee Highway Patrol Pilot Program Aims to Increase Safety

The Tennessee Highway Patrol is testing a software system that aims to increase the safety of motorists and decrease the number of crashes. The Chattanooga Times Free Press reports the agency has been piloting a system called Crash Reduction Analyzing …

NetRate Systems Introduces NetPPS Policy Product System for ISO® Policy Forms Production

Okemos, MI, 6/4/13 – NetRate Systems, Inc., a leading supplier of ISO® Commercial Lines Rating software for the MGA and carrier marketplace, has announced the availability of NetPPS, the NetRate Policy Production System module. NetPPS is a program which, in …

NetRate Systems Introduces Value-Add Modules to Commercial Auto Rating Product

Okemos, MI, 6/3/13 – NetRate Systems, Inc., a leading supplier of ISO® Commercial Lines Rating software for the MGA and carrier marketplace, has announced the availability of several add-on modules which provide value-added services within its ISO-based Commercial Auto Rating …

Astonish Announces Software Upgrades

Warwick, RI, 07/19/12 – Astonish, a Digital Marketing Company catering to Local Insurance Agencies, Financial Services and Group Benefit firms, MGA’s, Aggregators and Carriers recently announced version 2.5 of their World Class software program, The Virtual Profit Center (VPC). “The …

Resource Edge Consults With Hundreds of Insurance Professionals to Help Build the Perfect Insurance Recruiting Tool

Las Vegas, NV, 04/30/12 – Resource Edge, a software development company with over 20 years of experience in custom software solutions for HR and Staffing, is releasing their newest software solution InsuraSeek, an insurance industry recruitment management suite of tools …

Enservio: Top Ten Strangest Contents Claims for 2010

Enservio, a provider of software and services to property insurance carriers and policyholders nationwide, inventories and assesses the value of millions of claimed items each year, using a proprietary database and analytics solution. The company’s data analysis has revealed the …