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Haze of confusion

This report examines how legal marijuana impacts workplace safety and what accommodations, if any, employers are expected to provide for workers who use marijuana. The report also discusses how medical marijuana affects workers compensation benefits and reimbursement.

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Publications Settling insurance claims after a disaster

Following a disaster, it's important understand how to file an insurance claim to help uou get back on your feet. This article explains in depth how to file a claim, how the claim process works, and what's covered and what's not. 

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Insight + Analysis

Insurance Industry 2018 - Commentary on year-end financial results

For the U.S. property/casualty (P/C) insurance industry, 2018 was a year of unusual experience. Results were good in comparison with 2017—but 2017 was a horrible year. Premiums, investment income and profits rose, buoyed by a surprisingly strong U.S. economy, but interest rates sagged, and fears of a looming recession grew.

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I.I.I. Glossary

CONTINGENT LIABILITY- Liability of individuals, corporations, or partnerships for accidents caused by people other than employees for whose acts or omissions the corporations or partnerships are responsible.

INLAND MARINE INSURANCE- This broad type of coverage was developed for shipments that do not involve ocean transport. Covers articles in transit by all forms of land and air transportation as well as bridges, tunnels and other means of transportation and communication. Floaters that cover expensive personal items such as fine art and jewelry are included in this category. (See Floater) )

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‪Dr. Steve Quarles performed a 🔥🔥 demonstration today at the #Rebuild with #Resilience Press Conference. The I.I.I. and other #insurance organizations work to bring #wildfire safety awareness to Northern California and across the nation.

The I.I.I.’s Janet Ruiz speaks at today's #Rebuild with #Resilience Press Conference - “It is important to prepare for catastrophes such as #wildfires financially. Be sure you have enough #insurance to rebuild your home and replace your belongings in case of a loss.”

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With more than 30 states now allowing patients legal access to #medicalmarijuana products, many are wondering about the consequences for #driving safety. To learn more about #marijuana impairment, check out our report here: https://qoo.ly/xpcij #cannabis #impaireddriving

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Today, I.I.I.'s Sr. Economist Dr. Michel Leonard joined Plug and Play Tech Center for Bridge The Gap 2019 in Silicon Valley to speak on the “#BigData and Various Uses and #Regulatory Implications” panel. #insuretech National Association of Insurance Commissioners #insurance #technologynews #insurtech

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If you're curious about how #medical #marijuana affects traffic safety and drivers’ abilities, download our report about #marijuana impairment. Then, share the report to help spread awareness around #medicalmarijuana: https://qoo.ly/xh9ka #cannabis #impaireddriving

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If you're curious about how #medical #marijuana affects traffic safety and drivers’ abilities, download our report about #marijuana impairment. Then, share the report to help spread awareness around #medicalmarijuana: https://bit.ly/2YswW7E #cannabis #impaireddriving

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If you're curious about how #medical #marijuana affects traffic safety and drivers’ abilities, download our report about #marijuana impairment. Then, share the report to help spread awareness around #medicalmarijuana: https://qoo.ly/x3f6t #cannabis #impaireddriving

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I.I.I. News Wire

I.I.I.: Conflicting Marijuana Laws Leading to ‘Haze of Confusion’

For immediate release New York Press Office: 212-346-5500; media@iii.org NEW YORK, June 25, 2019—The growing state-level acceptance of medical and recreational marijuana poses a dilemma for the U.S.’s workers compensation insurers as the federal government still considers the drug a controlled subst… Read More

Lightning-Related Homeowners Insurance Claims Costs Surge

For immediate release New York Press Office: 212-346-5500; media@iii.org     NEW YORK, June 19, 2019—The number of lightning-caused U.S. Read More

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Events Calendar

APCIA Annual Western Region Conference
July
24
2019
Location: Hollywood, CA; Website
CIAB – Insurance Leadership Forum
October
04
2019
The Insurance Leadership Forum is the industry’s premier marketplace meeting for the commercial property/casualty industry’s top-tier broker executives and their carrier partners. Location: Colorado Springs, CO; Website
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