Insurance Research Council (IRC) News

Study Tracks Rise in Attorney Involvement in Auto Insurance Claims

Attorney involvement in auto insurance claims is on the rise and varies significantly by state, according to an insurance industry study. The percentage of auto injury claimants represented by attorneys rose to 36 percent of personal injury protection (PIP) claimants …

How ACA Healthcare Law Could Affect P/C Insurance Costs and Claims

The property/casualty insurance industry is likely to face cost shifting by hospitals, physicians and other medical providers due to the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA), according to an insurance industry white paper. In addition, property/casualty insurers may potentially …