I.I.I. Ratings Gauge Relationship Between Disaster-Recovery Speed, Insurance Readiness, Socio-Economic Equity

Triple-I recently launched its “Resilience Ratings” – a tool that helps quantify the impact of the insurance protection gap on the speed of economic recovery after extreme weather events and prioritize preemptive risk-mitigation strategies. You can view the resilience ratings’ interactive map here.   The ratings are part of the Triple-I’s Resilience Accelerator initiative to help drive […]

Impact of the Lease Accounting Transition and COVID-19 on Balance Sheet Liabilities

In 2020, many companies saw an increase in lease liabilities after adopting the new lease accounting standard, ASC 842. As private companies prepare for their final steps of ASC 842 adoption, it’s critical to understand how it could impact the balance sheet for your industry. Our Lease Liabilities Index Report is an expanded analysis of […]

Most Snowbirds Are Renters, Travel by Car

October 6, 2021 — The results of last week’s survey on snowbirds are in. Many thanks to the 90 community spirited folks that filled it out! While we all can make speculations about snowbird behavior, it is satisfying and interesting to find out what people like you do in the real world. Overall Most of […]

DOXA Insurance Holdings Acquires AGIA in California

AGIA Inc. in Carpinteria, Calif., and its sister company Worldwide Rescue and Security, Inc. have been acquired by DOXA Insurance Holdings LLC. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. AGIA will continue operations under the leadership of CEO Chris Burke, …

October brings focus on fire prevention

Cooking is a major cause of fires in homes. Fire safety organizations traditionally conduct fire prevention awareness campaigns in October, coinciding with the anniversary of the Great Chicago Fire of 1871. Though its origin is disputed, the deadly fire burned from October 8 to 10 that year, killing about 300 people, destroying more than 3 […]

DOXA Insurance Holdings Acquires AGIA in California

AGIA Inc. in Carpinteria, Calif., and its sister company Worldwide Rescue and Security, Inc. have been acquired by DOXA Insurance Holdings LLC. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. AGIA will continue operations under the leadership of CEO Chris Burke, … Original source: https://www.insurancejournal.com/news/west/2021/10/05/635542.htm