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Above-average 2021 Atlantic hurricane season predicted

Colorado State University (CSU) atmospheric scientist and Triple-I non-resident scholar Dr. Phil Klotzbach and his team predict an above-average Atlantic hurricane season in 2021, citing the likely absence of El Niño as a primary factor. El Niño tends to increase upper-level westerly winds across the Caribbean into the tropical Atlantic, tearing apart hurricanes as they try to form. | Video 

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Homeowners + Renters Insurance Preventing dog bites

It's National Dog Bite Prevention Week, and experts want dog owners to know that children are particularly at risk for dog bites and are more likely to be severely injured, so it’s essential for parents to teach their kids to be safe around strange dogs and their own pets.   

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What are captives, and how do they work?

A captive insurance company is a type of risk-management arrangement that works like self-insurance. In this white paper, Triple-I non-resident scholar Dr. Patricia Born discusses the considerations for midsize companies considering group captives.

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I.I.I. Glossary

LOSS RATIO- Percentage of each premium dollar an insurer spends on claims.

INSTITUTIONAL INVESTOR- An organization such as a bank or insurance company that buys and sells large quantities of securities.

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Triple-I: 2021 Atlantic Hurricane Season Forecast to be ‘Above-Average’

For immediate release Florida Press Office: Mark Friedlander, 904-806-7813, markf@iii.org     ST. Read More

Captive Insurers Are Capturing Attention, Triple-I Paper Finds

For immediate release New York Press Office: Loretta Worters, (917) 208-8842; lorettaw@iii.org     NEW YORK, April 6, 2021— Interest in captives, a form of self-insurance, flourishes when commercial insurance becomes more expensive and less available, according to the Insurance I… Read More

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NCCI's Annual Issues Symposium (AIS) 2021
May
11
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Join NCCI for the Virtual Annual Issues Symposium: Stronger Together, May 11-12, 2021. The event is free and will bring together experts from the #workerscomp industry to discuss data-driven insights for a changing environment. Website
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18
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Join industry leaders and innovators at The Institutes' The Future of Risk, to learn how disruption, innovation, and technology are changing the way we work and the risks we insure. May 18 to 20, 2021. Website
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