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02.16.18

Allianz Named Risk Management/Specialty Winner in Inaugural Property and Casualty Carrier Survey

Allianz was recently presented with the top award for large account/specialty carrier performance for 2017 as rated by Hylant’s risk management and practice group teams. Allianz received top aggregate marks for the six critical performance categories in this segment. …

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02.15.18

Travelers Named Middle Market Winner in Inaugural Property and Casualty Carrier Survey

Travelers was recently recognized as the top middle market carrier for Hylant for 2017 as voted on by the commercial teams in Hylant’s offices. The award was based on six key performance categories that are critical success factors for …

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02.14.18

Hanover Named Small Commercial Winner in Inaugural Property and Casualty Carrier Survey

Hanover was awarded with top honors for small commercial carrier performance for Hylant in 2017. Hanover received the top composite marks for the eight key categories as rated by Hylant’s small commercial teams. Congratulations to Hanover for receiving this …

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02.02.18

Agency Profile: From Safari to Successful Insurance Career

This article originally appeared in the January 2018 issue of The Agent’s Advocate, a publication of The Doctors Company and is reprinted with permission of The Doctors Company. Hylant Columbus President Chris Godley’s entry into the insurance business began …

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02.01.18

CYBER FRAUD AND SOCIAL ENGINEERING

WHAT MOST COMPANIES DON’T KNOW by Sara Skirvin, Hylant Executive Risk Practice You’ve heard the terms before: phishing, baiting, website spoofing and email impersonation. Those digital scams are skillfully constructed to deceive even the most sophisticated individual. They lull …

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01.24.18

“Cost of Cyber Crime” Study Concludes Cyberattacks on the Rise Nationally

This article is reposted with permission from the Grand Rapids Business Journal and was written by reporter Danielle Nelson. Average number of breaches per company per year rose from 102 to 130 in 2017. Whether it is Equifax, Uber …

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01.17.18

OSHA’s Mandated Reporting for Injury and Illness Records

Employer Deadlines for 2018 OSHA has a new rule requiring certain employers to electronically submit injury and illness data which is already required on their onsite OSHA Injury and Illness forms. Does This Affect You? This group includes employers …

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11.16.17

Important Changes: European General Data Protection Regulation

By Sara Skirvin, Hylant Executive Risk Practice An important change in data privacy regulation was approved and adopted by European Union (EU) Parliament in April 2016 that replaces the Data Protection Directive 95/46/EC. The EU General Data Protection Regulation …

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11.09.17

Construction Projects: Who Covers the Risk and How?

By Basima Rumman, CPCU, Vice President, Hylant Property & Marine Risk Practice With the continued improvement in economic conditions, more businesses and organizations are expanding their operations and building new facilities to accommodate the increased demand for their products …

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