Arch Insurance (UK) Ltd | June 25, 2020
All of the defendants in the Financial Conduct Authority’s (FCA) High Court business interruption test case have served their defences, and Insurance Business brings you some of the key points from the documents.
“The true position is that a number of separate, individual actions were taken and advice given by different bodies, with different aims and different effects on different businesses and sectors of the UK economy,” said Arch in its 22-page defence. “It is only official governmental or local authority actions or advice preventing access to insured premises which are relevant to the government or local authority action clause.
Sentry Insurance | August 30, 2021
Sentry Insurance has launched Sentry Risk Factor, its proprietary risk management tool. By gathering detailed information through quality conversations with dealers, the tool helps evaluate, identify, and measure a dealership's potential risks that could lead to a large loss, and potentially, temporary business closure.
"We know how hard dealerships work to build their business and reputation, and we want to do our part by actively helping them reduce their risks," said John Hyland, president of direct writer at Sentry Insurance. "With Sentry Risk Factor we can help a business measure risks, including the ones that are less obvious and often unforeseen, to help prevent devastating loss at a dealership."
The first, and most important, step in the process is to have an in-depth conversation with a Sentry representative to discuss current operations and the safety culture at a dealership. The conversation allows a Sentry representative to identify risks across five different categories: safety culture, auto risk, building and inventory risks, service practices, and premises observations. Based on information gathered during this initial conversation, Sentry representatives use Sentry Risk Factor to assign a dealership one of three rankings—best in class, average, or red flag.
Based on the overall rankings, Sentry Risk Factor generates a report that details the results and proposes steps to help a dealership mitigate risk. An additional benefit for customers includes recommended safety resources that dealerships can access via their online accounts. Sentry Risk Factor is available for current and prospective customers.
Sentry is a leading provider of commercial insurance programs to more than 3,000 dealers throughout the country. Sentry is also endorsed by John Deere and Harley-Davidson as the preferred provider of commercial insurance for their dealerships. Visit the Sentry Risk Factor page to learn more.
Sentry Insurance is a part of one of the largest and most financially secure mutual insurance groups in the United States, holding a Financial Strength Rating of A+ (superior) from AM Best, current as of June 2021. See ambest.com/ratings/guide.pdf for rating information. Sentry and its subsidiaries and affiliates sell property and casualty insurance, life insurance, annuities, and retirement programs for business and individuals throughout the country. Headquartered in Stevens Point, Wisconsin, Sentry employs more than 4,300 associates across the country.
Pie Insurance | November 10, 2020
Pie Insurance, an insurtech having expertise in laborers' comp insurance for private ventures, today dispatched its API for accomplices.
Utilizing Pie's API, accomplices who serve private companies can undoubtedly get a statement without leaving their foundation or site, further smoothing out the way toward helping their customers set aside to 30% on laborers' comp insurance. Accomplices can without much of a stretch alter their incorporation, interfacing with an assortment of endpoints including getting to Pie's craving checker, getting a value sign, or recovering a bindable statement to impart to customers.
"Being able to access Pie's application without leaving their own systems means partners are able to provide their small business clients with simple and affordable coverage more efficiently than ever before," said Dax Craig, co-founder and president of Pie Insurance. "We believe opening up our API is an essential step to ensure Pie delivers an automated and easy-to-use workers' comp insurance experience."
The present news follows a few advancements dispatched for accomplices in the previous a half year, including Pie's accomplice entryway, which makes it simpler for accomplice operators to present their customers for inclusion and track their status progressively. In September, Pie uncovered computerized tie demands, permitting accomplice specialists to submit solicitations to tie on qualified entries inside the accomplice entryway. The organization additionally declared it developed its accomplice channel to in excess of 1,000 retail and discount offices, speaking to an almost 200% expansion since the start of 2020.
Pie's straightforward documentation and basic joining measure empower accomplices to rapidly interface their foundation or site to the API.
About Pie Insurance
Pie Insurance is modernizing small business insurance by automating the entire coverage experience. Pie's use of advanced analytics enables savings of up to 30% for small business owners on AM Best A- (Excellent) rated workers' comp insurance directly through its website or through partner agents. Since its founding in 2017, Pie has received $188M in funding, grown its gross written premium to over $100M, and partnered with over 1,000 agencies nationwide. Headquartered in Denver, CO and Washington, DC, Pie has been recognized by Intelligent Insurer as an Insurtech Hot 100 and as a top workplace by The Denver Post, The Denver Business Journal, and Built in Colorado.