The Job of Underwriting and the Next Asbestos

This article originally appeared here and we at Insurance Nerds think all of our readers would benefit from the insights in it. Thanks to Praedicat for permission to republish. We recently did a survey of some of our customers and out of all the answers to the survey, the one that has stuck with me the … Read more

There is Nothing “Natural” About Natural Disasters

2017 will be remembered for the number and scale of natural disasters that occurred in the United States.  Hurricane Harvey and its aftermath of unprecedented flooding in Houston by itself was record-breaking in terms of the sheer size of the affected area.  This was followed 2 weeks later by Hurricane Irma, which wreaked havoc on … Read more

Help, I HATE my Hurricane Deductible

This article originally published by the author on LinkedIn. Republished here with his permission. Normally we don’t publish customer facing articles, we are publishing this one because we thought it be helpful for other agents. As we help our clients close their claims after hurricane Irma, we encounter one consistent frustration: “I hate my hurricane deductible.” In … Read more

The (Non) Lessons Learned from Hurricane Irma

“We go out in the world and take our chances, Fate is just the weight of circumstances, That’s the way that Lady Luck dances, Roll the bones… Why does it happen?, Because it happens Roll the bones” Roll The Bones – Rush   Here are many of the (non)-lessons I have learned from Hurricane Irma. … Read more