News Releases

May 2018

Insurers Encourage Storm Preparation for “Invest 90L”
May 24
PCI Applauds Passage of International Insurance Capital Standards Provisions in S. 2155
May 22 | All States, NAIC, Federal, International, District of Columbia
PCI Applauds Introduction of the Bipartisan PAID Act
May 22 | Federal
Planning & Preparation Key to Protecting Property, Loved Ones This Hurricane Season
May 22 | Multiple States
PCI Commends States for Modernizing Commercial Lines Rate and Form Filing
May 22 | Tennessee
Insurers Commend Governor McMaster for Signing Vision Bill
May 21
Torrential Rains a Reminder for Residents on East Coast to Prepare Their Property for Storms
May 18
Memorial Day Marks Start of Dangerous Driving Season
May 16
Property/Casualty Insurance Industry’s Surplus Continued to Grow in 2017, Despite 15.8 Percent Drop in Net Income
May 14
Insurers Commend Georgia Governor for Signing Hands-Free Georgia Act
May 3 | Georgia
Report: Rhode Island Drivers Could Pay Highest in Nation Auto Insurance Premiums if Legislation Banning Aftermarket Parts is Allowed to Pass
May 2 | Rhode Island
PCI Applauds Bipartisan Legislation to Allow Insurers a Voting Position on FSOC
May 2 | Federal

April 2018

Insurers Express Disappointment at Governor’s Veto of Legislation Addressing Pennsylvania’s Opioid Crisis
April 30 | Pennsylvania
Insurers Offer Recovery Advice to Storm Victims in the Southeast
April 25 | Florida
PCI Commends Senate Action on Opioids
April 24
Step-by-Step Wildfire Recovery Guide
April 20 | Oklahoma
PCI Applauds Senate Bipartisan Business of Insurance Regulatory Reform Act
April 18
PCI Applauds Senator Hatch for Raising the Importance of the PARTS Act
April 18
NEW POLL: In Light of 4/20, Americans Ignoring the Risks of Marijuana-Impaired Driving
April 18
Insurers Offer Recovery Advice to Storm Victims in the Southeast
April 16
Insurers Ready to Help Oklahoma Residents Impacted by Wildfires
April 13
Severe Storms are Brewing; PCI Urges Homeowners to Prepare for Tornado Season
April 4
New Alaska Law is a Win-Win for Consumers
April 3 | Alaska
Gov. Ducey Approves Important Bill Preventing the Over Prescription of Opioids
April 3 | Arizona

March 2018

Distracted Driving Awareness Month Highlights Need for Changes in Driving Habits, Traffic Laws
March 29
Kentucky Sends First Workers Compensation Reforms to Governor since 1996
March 28 | Kentucky
Insurers Commend Georgia Senate for Passing Hands-Free Georgia Act
March 27 | Georgia
Insurers Ready to Help Floridians Impacted by Wildfires
March 27 | Florida
Insurers Offer Recovery Advice to Storm Victims in the Southeast
March 21 | Alabama
Insurers Commend Arkansas Legislature and Governor Hutchinson for Updating the Open Container Law
March 21
PCI Encourages House Action on FSOC Improvement Act
March 20 | Federal
Nebraska Sends Assignment of Benefits Legislation to Governor
March 19 | Nebraska
Houston and Dallas Listed as Worst Cities for Towing Hassles in New Survey; PCI Offers Tips to Help Motorists
March 19 | Texas
Insurers Ready to Help Texans Impacted by Wildfires
March 16 | Texas
PCI Applauds Senate Passage of International Insurance Standards Accountability Provisions in S. 2155
March 14 | Multiple States
Drive Responsibly this St. Patrick’s Day & Avoid Distractions
March 14
Adjust Your Clock, Change Batteries, and Update Insurance
March 7
PCI Board Chair Urges Congress to Pass the State Insurance Regulation Preservation Act
March 7
PCI Urges Indiana's Governor to Sign Workers Compensation Formulary Bill
March 7 | Indiana
Kentucky Senate Moves No-Fault Reform to Help Control Costs for Consumers
March 6 | Kentucky
Final Days of Session: Insurers Launch Video on Importance of Legislation to Combat Distracted Driving in Florida
March 6
Strong Nor’easter Pummels East Coast; PCI Offers Insurance Claims Tips to Help with Winter Storm Recovery
March 5
North American Insurance Associations Affirm Support of NAFTA
March 1
As Spring Flooding Risk Rises, PCI Says Review Insurance to Protect Your Property
March 1

February 2018

Tell Senators to Strengthen South Dakota’s Texting While Driving Law
February 27 | South Dakota
CFA Report on Auto Insurance Pricing is Flawed
February 26
PCI Offers Winter Weather Insurance Recovery Tips
February 23
Severe Storm Season Already Beginning in Several States
February 21
PCI Applauds Introduction of Legislation to Limit Duplicative Fed Supervision of Insurers
February 16
PCI Encouraged by Trump’s Infrastructure Plan
February 15
Couples: Don’t Forget Insurance this Valentine’s Day
February 12
Now is the Time To Strengthen South Dakota’s Texting While Driving Law
February 7 | South Dakota
PCI Urges Maryland Lawmakers to Protect Insurance Consumers and Markets and Defeat HB 656 and HB 657
February 7
FL DNT TXT N DRV Coalition Praises House Committees for Sending Texting While Driving Legislation to House Floor
February 1 | Florida

January 2018

AIA and PCI Send Joint Letter Regarding Federal Tax Changes and Rate Filings
January 31 | All States, NAIC, Federal, International, District of Columbia
NFL Hall of Fame QB Brett Favre Combats Distracted Driving
January 31
PCI: Keep Ball Moving Forward on Auto Glass Reform in Florida
January 29 | Florida
Property/Casualty Insurance Industry’s Net Income Drops 30.3 Percent in Nine-Months 2017
January 29
FL DNT TXT N DRV Coalition Gathers in Support of HB 33
January 25
Alaska Earthquake Wake Up Call to Get Prepared
January 24 | Alaska
PCI Responds to Commissioner Jones’ Statement on Federal Tax Reform and Insurers
January 23 | California
PCI Encourages House Action on Business of Insurance Regulatory Reform Act of 2017
January 17
PCI: Auto Glass Fraud is a Growing Problem in Florida
January 16 | Florida
PCI Responds to Wildfire Recovery Legislative Package
January 16 | California
2017 Marks Costliest Year on Record for Natural Disasters Making Investing in Disaster Mitigation More Valuable than Ever
January 16 | All States, NAIC, Federal, International, District of Columbia
PCI: “SB 150 Wipes Away Years of Reforms Helping Reduce Costs for Florida Drivers”
January 10 | Florida
FL DNT TXT N DRV Coalition Applauds House Subcommittee for Advancing Legislation to Make Texting While Driving a Primary Offense
January 9 | Florida
Say No to Double Taxation and Accident Response Fees in South Carolina
January 9 | South Carolina
Florida Insurers Identify AOB Abuse & Auto Safety as Two of the Top Priorities for 2018 Legislative Session
January 8 | Federal
PCI Offers Insurance Tips Following Major Snowstorm and Flooding in Northeast
January 5 | Massachusetts
ACIC Transitions to PCI Western Region Office
January 4 | California
Resolve to be Financially Prepared in 2018; Take Time to Purchase Renter’s Insurance
January 4
Snow & Ice Headed for the Southeast; Insurers Say Now is the Time to Get Prepared
January 2 | Multiple States
PCI Offers Cold Weather Tips to Prevent Property Damage and Insurance Claims
January 2 | Multiple States

December 2017

Take Time Now to Update Insurance Coverage for the New Year
December 28
Holidays Add to Distracted Driving Dangers
December 19
Quick Tips to Avoid Home Fires during the Holidays
December 19 | All States, NAIC, Federal, International, District of Columbia
Wet and Wintery Roads are Coming; PCI Says Take a Winter Storm Reality Check and Be Ready
December 14 | All States, NAIC, Federal, International, District of Columbia
PCI Urges House Action on International Insurance Standards
December 12 | International
Wind-Driven Ventura Wildfires Damage Property; PCI Offers Residents Insurance Claims Tips
December 5 | California
PCI Hosts Forum on Dangers of Impaired Driving
December 5
PCI Applauds Senate Action on International Insurance Standards Accountability
December 5 | Multiple States
PCI Calls on Florida Senate Banking & Insurance Committee to Address Auto Glass Abuse
December 4 | Florida
PCI Commends White Paper Highlighting the Need for Congress to Pass the PARTS Act
December 1

November 2017

PCI to Host Forum on the Dangers of Impaired Driving
November 30
Addressing Assignment of Benefits Abuse Tops the List of Action Steps Following One of the Most Active Hurricane Seasons
November 29
NEW POLL: Marijuana Use Could be Jeopardizing Your Safety on the Roads
November 28 | All States, NAIC, Federal, International, District of Columbia
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