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Severe Weather in U.S.’s Upper Midwest Is Winter’s Biggest Insurance Event
March 14, 2019

For immediate release New York Press Office: (212) 346-5500; media@iii.org NEW YORK, March 14, 2019—Auto and home owners who incurred property damage because of this week’s intense winds and blizzard conditions should contact their insurance professional about filing a claim, according to the Insurance Information Institute (I.I.I.). The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) reports multiple U.S....

I.I.I. Study Starts Ringing Alarm Bells On Marijuana Legalization and Impaired Driving
March 13, 2019

For immediate release New York Press Office: (212) 346-5500; media@iii.org   NEW YORK, March 13, 2019 –Given that 10 states allow the sale of recreational marijuana, U.S. auto insurers are examining how the drug is impacting motorist behavior and claims-filing patterns, according to a new Insurance Information Institute (I.I.I.) white paper....

I.I.I.’s CEO To Address National Tornado Summit & Disaster Symposium
March 04, 2019

For immediate release New York Press Office: (212) 346-5500; media@iii.org   NEW YORK, March 4, 2019—U.S. insurers are the nation’s economic first responders and outspoken advocates for building resilient structures, according to Sean Kevelighan, the Insurance Information Institute’s (I.I.I.) Chief Executive Officer. Kevelighan is scheduled to make these points at the National Tornado Summit & Disaster Symposium on Tuesday, March 5, at 8 a.m....

I.I.I. Releases Its 2019 Insurance Fact Book
February 28, 2019

For immediate release New York Press Office: (212) 346-5500; media@iii.org NEW YORK, February 28, 2019 –The 2019 Insurance Fact Book, a digital publication offering the latest data on U.S. and global insurance markets is available effective today, according to the Insurance Information Institute (I.I.I.)....

Michael Barry Appointed Head Of I.I.I.’s Communications
February 27, 2019

For immediate release New York Press Office: (212) 346-5500; media@iii.org   NEW YORK, Feb. 27, 2019—Michael Barry has been appointed Head of the Insurance Information Institute’s (I.I.I.) Communications....

Insurers Recruiting New Talent As Tens Of Thousands Near Retirement
February 06, 2019

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE New York Press Office: (212) 346-5500; media@iii.org   NEW YORK, February 6, 2019—The Insurance Information Institute (I.I.I.) today released a new video about people who found fulfilling positions in the industry and will host a free webinar on insurance career opportunities on Wednesday, Feb. 20. The insurance industry estimated in 2013 it would need to fill 400,000 jobs nationwide by 2020....

I.I.I.’s Chief Actuary Testifying On Feb. 4 And Feb. 7 At Tallahassee Hearings On Florida’s Assignment Of Benefits (AOB) System
February 04, 2019

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE New York Press Office: (212) 346-5500; media@iii.org NEW YORK, February 4, 2019 —James Lynch, the Insurance Information Institute’s (I.I.I.) chief actuary, will brief lawmakers in Tallahassee on Monday, Feb. 4, and Thursday, Feb. 7, about Florida’s Assignment of Benefits (AOB) Crisis, an I.I.I. study he co-authored. Details on the two public hearings are below: Monday, Feb....

Insurance Information Institute Enhances Its Communications Team
January 28, 2019

For immediate release New York Press Office: (212) 346-5500; media@iii.org NEW YORK, January 28, 2019—The Insurance Information Institute (I.I.I.) has appointed two new full-time employees who together bring 50 years of experience in consumer education, media relations, public affairs and strategic communications to the organization. Janet Ruiz, an I.I.I. consultant for the past four years, is now the I.I.I.’s Director of Strategic Communication, based in the San Francisco Bay Area....

Media Advisory: Insurance Resources For Reporters Covering New York Boat Show
January 22, 2019

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE New York Press Office: (212) 346-5500; media@iii.org   NEW YORK, January 22, 2019 — Reporters covering the New York Boat Show (January 23-27) and seeking insights on how to insure recreational watercraft can contact the Insurance Information Institute (I.I.I.)....

MEDIA ADVISORY – Insurance Information Institute (I.I.I.) to host its 37th Annual Property/Casualty Joint Industry Forum on Thursday, Jan. 17, in New York City
January 10, 2019

For immediate release Kim Kirchner, Coburn Communication: (212) 536-9837; Kim.Kirchner@coburnww.com New York Press Office, Insurance Information Institute: (212) 346-5500; media@iii.org NEW YORK, Jan. 9, 2019—Randal Quarles, a member of the Federal Reserve’s Board of Governors, is joining the lineup of distinguished speakers at the Insurance Information Institute’s (I.I.I.) 2019 Joint Industry Forum on Thursday, Jan....