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Deep freeze might have cost economy about $5 billion

...disrupts activities."The insurance industry has yet to estimate costs, but Robert Hartwig, president of the Insurance Information Institute in New York, said insurers plan for about $1.4 billion in winter storm catastrophe losses in any given...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-01-09/deep-freeze-might-have-cos
Jewelry and electronics top targets for home break-ins

...break-ins and robberies? According to the Insurance Information Institute, as of 2011, jewelry tops the list with...renters purchased renters insurance, a 2011 Insurance Information Institute poll conducted by ORC International found...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/your-business/2012-06-09/jewelry-and-
Insurance provides 68,000 jobs in Georgia

...state's economy that extends well beyond its responsibilities to collect premiums and settle claims.The Insurance Information Institute, based in New York, reports that Georgia employs thousands of professionals, pays significant taxes to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/your-business/2012-11-05/insurance-pr
Inside Insurance: Lightning fires take a heavy toll

...facilities. Even worse, these fires pose a serious danger to firefighters and other rescuers.According to the Insurance Information Institute, the number of lightning strikes per month begins to rise in March and does not subside until September...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/your-business/2012-04-18/inside-insur
Inside Insurance: Be prepared for the next Katrina, Andrew and Ike

...storm then continued northwest across the Gulf of Mexico to strike the Louisiana coastline.According to the Insurance Information Institute, prior to Hurricane Katrina, Andrew had caused the largest insured losses in U.S. history - $15.5...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/your-business/2012-08-06/inside-insur
Inside Insurance: Hurricane Isaac and insurance coverage lessons

...general restoration work.According to the Insurance Information Institute, wind damage from tropical storms and hurricanes...this coverage, according to a survey by the Insurance Information Institute. The number of flood insurance policies...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/your-business/2012-09-05/inside-insur
Inside Insurance: Businesses must consider better supply chain coverages

...natural gas production. According to the Insurance Information Institute, there was a significant impact from Hurricane...solvency, and credit/cash flow problems.The Insurance Information Institute notes a business can be protected against...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/your-business/2012-09-12/inside-insur
Your Money: In auto-deer collision, insurance might cover more than thought

...to receive. You might be surprised to see what is included and what's not.According to the nonprofit Insurance Information Institute, on average a deer-vehicle collision costs $2,800 per insurance claim; $10,000 if there is injury...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/your-business/2012-10-15/your-money-a
Cold weather precautions urged

...unchecked flooding can go even higher."Winter storms are the third-largest cause of catastrophe losses, the Insurance Information Institute reports. In fact, according to the Insurance Services Office, winter storms accounted for 7.4 percent...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2010-12-06/cold-weather-precautions-urg
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Homeowner coverage important

...our attention to the protection we need for where we live, as a homeowner or a renter.Here's how the Insurance Information Institute explains basic homeowner coverages:- Coverage for the structure of your home- Coverage for your personal...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2011-02-19/homeowner-c
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