ISO Modifies Services To Help Clients Affected by WTC Attack
In the wake of the attacks of September 11, many P&C insurers will draw on the resources of the Insurance Services Office (ISO) for the purpose of responding to related claims. But for the many insurance companies and industry-related operations located in lower Manhattan, ISO is offering special assistance to help its customers keep operating.
Providence Washington Learns Jrules
In order to reduce the time it takes to underwrite and generate insurance quotes, as well as exchange business policy information with an XML-centric solution, Providence Washington has chosen ILOG's (Jrules 3.5, an XML-centric rules engine.
Insurers Begin Recovery Immediately
The insurance industry exists to indemnify those who suffer
losses, but on September 11 the industry also suffered
grievous losses, along with the world as a whole. A number of insurers had offices in the World Trade Center (WTC) and the buildings immediately surrounding what has come to be called "ground zero." At press time, many employees were still missing and several were hospitalized. But despite the terrible injury, shock and hardship, companies-and most importantly employees-showed gre