NAMIC Insurance Uncovered

NAMIC Insurance Uncovered

NAMIC's new podcast, Insurance Uncovered, will cover various topics that affect the property/casualty insurance industry. This podcast will also feature an interview segment called "Unscripted" that will include interviews with inside industry experts and staff on a variety of topics.... Show More

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Episode 220: Chuck talks with Aon Researcher Patrick Matthews about the expanded 2019 Mutual Factor.  Plus, how a hearing this week could move Congress closer to a long-term solution for the Terrorism Risk Insurance Program.  And newly approved changes to the California Consumer Privacy Act could cost companies a total of up to $55 billion in initial compliance costs.



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Episode 219: Chuck talks with First Maxfield CEO Randy Druvenga as he takes over the role of NAMIC Chairman.  Plus, the latest states to recognize Resiliency Week and how lawmakers are promoting disaster preparedness.  And Florida Sen. Doug Broxson shares the path towards reforming auto glass assignment of benefits.



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Episode 218: Chuck talks with U.S. Rep. Ted Budd about what NAMIC members can do to keep the pressure on top federal legislators to protect our state-based system of insurance.  Plus, the Senate Banking Committee presses Team USA to vote no on adopting the insurance capital standard being developed by the IAIS



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Episode 217: Chuck talks with IBHS President and CEO Roy Wright about how legislators, insurers, and individuals alike share responsibility for a resilient future.  Plus, several states make the move to adopt Resiliency Week to educate residents about the importance of pre-disaster mitigation.  And the latest on Hurricane Dorian as the record-setting storm approaches the U.S.



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Episode 216: Chuck talks with American Association of Insurance Services CEO Ed Kelly about new features that set OpenIDL apart from other blockchain programs in the market. Plus, the unique approach by FEMA to measure a community's resilience.  And a new forecast as we prepare for the most active month of hurricane season.  How an uptick in expected storms reinforces the need for stronger mitigation efforts.



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Episode 215: Chuck talks with Larry Shaw, President and CEO of MMG Insurance, about the company's secret sauce to attracting young talent. Plus, while cellphones are partly to blame for distracted driving, insurers can also use them as part of the solution. And an FAA approved drone test flight could be a major step forward for the insurance industry.



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Episode 214: Chuck talks with Keith Wolfe, President of US P&C at Swiss Re, about how improved flood modeling technology has made entering the market easier than ever.  Plus, the cannabis industry gets some help from Congress with the CLAIM Act proposal.  And the NAMIC-led BuildStrong Coalition hosts a forum to highlight mitigation opportunities following the enactment of disaster reform.



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Episode 213: Chuck talks with former FBI Cybersecurity Special Agent Chris Tarbell about what insurers can do to protect their data from cyber criminals.  Plus, an early sign from the FAA that drones could soon be flying overhead.  And an economic forecast for insurers with recommendations for how mutuals can plan ahead for 2020.



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Episode 212: Chuck talks with NAMIC's Michelle Rogers about the latest international developments on affecting the U.S. insurance market.  Plus, the Terrorism Risk Insurance Act is up for reauthorization in 2020. The proactive move by Congress to prevent a lapse in coverage.  



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Episode 211: Chuck talks with PEMCO President and CEO Stan McNaughton about his thoughts about the unique way PEMCO sets itself apart and earns the loyalty of its policyholders.



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Episode 210:  Chuck talks with NAMIC's Paul Martin about why advocating preparedness is not only part of his job it's a way of life.  Plus, how Michigan's well-intentioned no-fault auto reform could have an unintended effect for auto policyholders.  



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Episode 209: Chuck talks with Ross Buchmueller, President and CEO of PURE Insurance, about how the relatively young insurance company takes an innovative approach to create a sense of belonging among its policyholders.  Plus, what insurers can learn from the deadliest and costliest wildfire season in California history.  And a trade dispute with China could increase costs for auto manufacturing and repairs.



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Episode 208: Chuck talks with West Virginia Insurance Commissioner James Dodrill about his first NAIC meeting and how things are doing during his first months on the job.  Plus, AOB Reform heads to the Governor's desk, but not before one Florida lawyer's last-ditch effort to game the system.  



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Episode 207: Chuck talks with AM Best's Matt Mosher about how the ratings company plans to score insurance companies for its innovation efforts.  Plus, Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin voices his support for state-based insurance regulation.  And why it's important for your company to get started using telematics to collect distracted driving data.



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Episode #206: Chuck talks with Georgia State Rep. John Carson about the success of the states newly enacted Hands-Free Driving Law.  Plus, we'll discuss NAMIC's effort to educate Congress about the Terrorism Risk Insurance Act before it expires next year.  



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Episode #205: Chuck talks with NAMIC's Assistant Vice President of Public Policy and Federal Affairs Jon Bergner about the growing world of canna-business including issues and complexities surrounding insurers involvement in the marijuana industry.



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Episode #204: Chuck talks with NAMIC's Senior Vice President of Corporate Affairs Neil Alldredge about how to make the most of your mutual membership. They discuss how your involvement with NAMIC can strengthen your company and increase the impact of our industry. 



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Episode #203: Chuck talks with Congresswoman Gwen Moore about how she will support the insurance industry in her new role on the House Ways and Means Committee.  Plus, a big win in Virginia as a problematic bad faith bill ends in Virginia.  And how your organization can get prepared with the latest talent trends to stay competitive in this rapidly evolving market.



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Episode #202: Chuck talks with former state regulator Jim Wrynn about his career developing national and international regulations and policies governing the insurance industry.



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Episode #201: Chuck talks with Rep. Denny Heck about the new makeup of the House Financial Services Committee and the emerging issues the insurance industry will face this session.  



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