The III’s Michael Barry briefs our membership every week on key insurance related stories. Here are some highlights.
California Insurance Commissioner Dave Jones said this week the state’s policyholders should benefit from the “reduced taxes paid by insurance companies,” a reference to the recently-enacted federal tax reform law.
A tsunami warning was issued and then rescinded after a 7.9-magnitude earthquake occurred offshore, about 150 miles south of Kodiak, Alaska, on Tuesday morning, January 23.
Five workers were killed after a gas rig explosion in Quinton, Oklahoma on Monday, January 22.