News Releases

October 2018

The Great Shakeout 2018: Are You Ready to Duck, Cover & Hold On?
October 17 | Multiple States
Property/Casualty Insurance Industry’s Net Income More Than Doubles to $34 Billion in First-Half 2018
October 15 | All States, NAIC, Federal, International, District of Columbia
Competitive Insurance Markets Give Consumers More Choices
October 15 | Multiple States
Hurricane Michael: Flood Response Update & Recovery Tips
October 12 | Multiple States
Insurers Warn Florida Residents to Prepare for Accelerating Storm in the Gulf
October 8 | Florida

September 2018

New Study Showcases Need for Bad Faith Reform in Florida to Protect Consumers
September 25 | Florida
PCI Offers Important Insurance Deductible Information for Consumers in Wake of Hurricane Florence
September 25
Consumer Alert Hurricane Florence: Contractor Fraud and Abuse Common after Severe Weather
September 19 | Multiple States
Gas Line Explosion Victims Should Create an Inventory of their Damaged Property
September 18 | Massachusetts
Hurricane Florence: Flood Recovery Tips
September 17 | Multiple States
Insurers Offers Tips to Avoid Contractor Fraud and other Scams following Gas Line Explosions
September 17 | Massachusetts
Insurers Assist Residents Following Gas Line Explosions in Massachusetts Cities
September 14 | Massachusetts
HURRICANE FLORENCE: Insurers Warn Residents in the Mid-Atlantic to Prepare as Dangerous Storm Approaches
September 11 | Multiple States
HURRICANE FLORENCE: Insurers Warn Residents in the Carolinas to Prepare as Dangerous Storm Approaches
September 10 | Multiple States
Insurers Say Stay Prepared During Montana’s Busy Wildfire Season
September 6 | Montana
PCI Calls Activist Groups’ Comments on NAIC Auto Study Unfortunate
September 5 | NAIC
Build Insurance into Your Emergency and Disaster Planning
September 4
Homeowners Should Take Precautions Now as Tropical Storm Gordon Heads Toward Gulf Coast as a Possible Hurricane
September 4

August 2018

Florida Homeowners Should take Precautions Now as Storms Form in the Atlantic
August 31 | Florida
Focus on the Road – Not the Phone – This Labor Day Weekend
August 30
Insurers Offer Recovery Advice to Hawaiians Impacted by Hurricane Lane
August 27 | Hawaii
Put Down the Phone: Back-to-School Campaign Begins in Alabama
August 6
New Poll Finds Preparation for Hurricane Season Lags
August 6
Missouri’s New Auto Insurance Study Reaffirms Fairness of Risk-Based Pricing
August 3 | Multiple States
PCI Hosts Forum on Dangers of Marijuana-Impaired Driving
August 1

July 2018

PCI Comments on Senate Action on NFIP
July 31
Insurers Respond to Help Carr Fire Homeowners and Renters
July 30 | California
Insurers Ready to Help Texas Residents Impacted by Wildfires
July 26
PCI Commends House Action on NFIP
July 25
PCI Applauds House Action on State Insurance Regulation Preservation Act
July 24
PCI Offers Recovery Advice and Insurance Information following Iowa Tornado Outbreak
July 20 | Iowa
PCI Raises Concerns about Proposed Tariffs on Automobiles and Automotive Parts at Commerce Department Hearing
July 19 | All States, NAIC, Federal, International, District of Columbia
PCI Applauds House Passage of the JOBS and Investor Confidence Act
July 17 | All States, NAIC, Federal, International, District of Columbia
Property/Casualty Insurance Industry’s Net Income Doubles to $17.1 Billion in First-Quarter 2018
July 12
PCI Commends House Subcommittee for Examining Drug-Impaired Driving
July 11
PCI Applauds Bipartisan House Support for International Insurance Standards Act
July 10 | Multiple States
PCI Encourages House Support for Bipartisan International Insurance Standards Act
July 9 | Multiple States
Hurricane Beryl and Invest 96L Brewing in the Tropics: Insurance Trade says Prepare Now
July 6
Insurers Urge Extra Precautions with Fireworks in Wildfire-prone States this Fourth of July
July 3

June 2018

Hands-Free Georgia Act Goes into Effect July 1st
June 28
Pay Attention to the Road over the Fourth of July Holiday
June 27
California Wildfire Season Underway: How to Get Your Finances Wildfire Ready
June 25 | California
PCI Urges R.I. Governor to Veto Body Shop Bill
June 25 | Rhode Island
FLOOD RECOVERY PROCESS BEGINS IN TEXAS—INSURERS OFFER RESOURCES TO HELP RESIDENTS REBUILD
June 21 | Texas
PCI Statement on HUD’s ANPR re Reconsideration of HUD’s Implementation of the Fair Housing Act’s Disparate Impact Standard
June 20
Texas & Louisiana Facing Severe Weather- Here’s How to Prepare
June 14 | Multiple States
PCI Offers Recovery Advice to Wilkes Barre and Surrounding Areas
June 14 | Pennsylvania
Connecticut and Louisiana Take Steps to Provide Electronic Access to Insurance Information
June 13 | Multiple States
Severe Weather Across Sunshine State Serves as Good Reminder to Get Prepared
June 12 | Florida
PCI Encourages House Support for Bipartisan FIO Reform Act
June 7
Vermont Adopts NCOIL Credit-Based Insurance Scoring Model Law
June 5 | Vermont
Hail Season Warning: Montana Residents should be on the Lookout for Signs of Contractor Fraud and Abuse
June 1 | Montana

May 2018

PCI Prepares Communities for the Start of the 2018 Hurricane Season
May 31
Powerful Flooding Causes Damage in North Carolina; Insurers Offer Storm Recovery Advice
May 30 | North Carolina
PCI Offers Flood Recovery Advice to Maryland Residents in Flooding Aftermath
May 29 | Maryland
Insurers Offer Recovery Advice for Subtropical Depression Alberto
May 29 | Multiple States
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
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