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- Wolfgram Named COO at Wisconsin’s Badger Mutual InsuranceDan Wolfgram has been named chief operating officer of Milwaukee, Wisconsin-based Badger Mutual Insurance Co., effective Dec. 2, 2019. Wolfgram has more than 30 years of experience in the insurance industry. A longtime employee of R&R Insurance Services Inc. in … ..... Read More.3 hours ago
- The Doctors Co. in California Names Vanderlaan Chief Financial OfficerThe Doctors Co. has promoted Marco Vanderlaan to chief financial officer and chief risk officer. Vanderlaan succeeds David Preimesberger, who assumes new roles as senior vice president for strategic planning and chief ethics officer. Vanderlaan has held a variety of … ..... Read More.3 hours ago
- Watch Out Finance, Business, Tech Workers. Artificial Intelligence Is Coming.Artificial intelligence is coming for America’s high-paid professions as it creates winners and losers across the labor market like never before. White-collar jobs and better-educated occupations along with production workers are among the most susceptible to AI’s spread into the … ..... Read More.3 hours ago
- ‘Flu nearly killed me last winter’Adam Blackman says he "learned the hard way" why it is so important to be vaccinated against flu. ..... Read More.8 hours ago
- Report on California Workers’ Comp Shows Steady Independent Medical Review ActivityMore than 15,400 independent medical reviews a month are issued in California’s worker’s compensation system, according to a new report from the Department of Industrial Relations. The DIR this week issued a progress report on the its independent medical review … ..... Read More.10 hours ago
- Markel Corp. Chairman Kirshner to Retire Next May; Steven Markel to Succeed HimSpecialty insurer Markel Corp. announced that Alan I. Kirshner, the company’s executive chairman and chairman of the board, will retire as a director and officer of the company in May, 2020. Kirshner has been with Markel for 60 years, serving … ..... Read More.11 hours ago
- California Commissioner Issues Emergency Notice to Expedite Wildfire ClaimsCalifornia Insurance Commissioner Ricardo Lara on Wednesday issued an emergency notice to all property/casualty insurers doing business in California requesting they expedite claims handling for wildfire survivors to help them begin the recovery and rebuilding process more quickly. “I have … ..... Read More.12 hours ago