NAMIC Insurance Uncovered

NAMIC Insurance Uncovered
NAMIC’s new podcast, Insurance Uncovered, will cover various topics that affect the property/casualty insurance industry. This podcast will also feature an interview segment called “Unscripted” that will include interviews with inside industry exper

Resiliency, Auto Glass AOB Reform, Meet NAMIC’s New Chairman
Oct 2 • 17 min
Chuck talks with First Maxfield CEO Randy Druvenga as he takes over the role of NAMIC Chairman.
Insurance Capital Standard, State-Based Insurance System
Sep 18 • 21 min
Chuck talks with U.S. Rep. Ted Budd about what NAMIC members can do to keep the pressure on top federal legislators to protect our state-based system of insurance.
Hurricane Dorian, Resiliency Week, IBHS
Sep 4 • 26 min
Chuck talks with IBHS President and CEO Roy Wright about how legislators, insurers, and individuals alike share responsibility for a resilient future.
Blockchain, Hurricane Season Forecast, Measuring Resiliency
Aug 21 • 21 min
Chuck talks with American Association of Insurance Services CEO Ed Kelly about new features that set OpenIDL apart from other blockchain programs in the market.
First for Drones, Distracted Driving Solution, Award in Innovation
Aug 7 • 21 min
Chuck talks with Larry Shaw, President and CEO of MMG Insurance, about the company’s secret sauce to attracting young talent.
Disaster Mitigation Forum, CLAIM Act, Private Flood Insurance
Jul 24 • 21 min
Chuck talks with Keith Wolfe, President of US P&C at Swiss Re, about how improved flood modeling technology has made entering the market easier than ever.
Cybersecurity, Drones, Economic Forecast
Jul 10 • 20 min
Chuck talks with former FBI Cybersecurity Special Agent Chris Tarbell about what insurers can do to protect their data from cyber criminals.
International Regulations, TRIA, FEMA Flood Data
Jun 26 • 21 min
Chuck talks with NAMIC’s Michelle Rogers about the latest international developments on affecting the U.S. insurance market.
On-Demand Insurance, Customer Service
Jun 12 • 19 min
Chuck talks with PEMCO President and CEO Stan McNaughton about his thoughts about the unique way PEMCO sets itself apart and earns the loyalty of its policyholders.
Michigan No Fault Auto Reform, and Preparedness Made Personal
May 29 • 27 min
Chuck talks with NAMIC’s Paul Martin about why advocating preparedness is not only part of his job it’s a way of life.
Wildfire Preparedness, Auto Tariffs, Mutuality
May 15 • 20 min
Chuck talks with Ross Buchmueller, President and CEO of PURE Insurance, about how the relatively young insurance company takes an innovative approach to create a sense of belonging among its policyholders.
AOB Reform Passes, Meet NAIC Newcomer, Proactive Underwriting
May 1 • 21 min
Chuck talks with West Virginia Insurance Commissioner James Dodrill about his first NAIC meeting and how things are doing during his first months on the job.
AM Best Innovation Rating, Distracted Driving Data, Florida AOB
Apr 17 • 23 min
Chuck talks with AM Best’s Matt Mosher about how the ratings company plans to score insurance companies for its innovation efforts.
Distracted Driving, TRIA, Resiliency Week
Apr 3 • 22 min
Chuck talks with Georgia State Rep. John Carson about the success of the states newly enacted Hands-Free Driving Law.
NFIP Changes, Credit-Based Insurance Scoring, Marijuana Industry
Mar 20 • 22 min
Chuck talks with NAMIC’s Assistant Vice President of Public Policy and Federal Affairs Jon Bergner about the growing world of canna-business including issues and complexities surrounding insurers involvement in the marijuana industry.
Tornadoes Shift East, Florida AOB Bill, Mutual Membership
Mar 6 • 21 min
Chuck talks with NAMIC’s Senior Vice President of Corporate Affairs Neil Alldredge about how to make the most of your mutual membership.
VA Bad Faith, FAA Drone Regulations, Industry Support in Congress
Feb 20 • 21 min
Chuck talks with Congresswoman Gwen Moore about how she will support the insurance industry in her new role on the House Ways and Means Committee.
Distracted Driving, HUD Disparate Impact, Ask the Regulator
Feb 6 • 22 min
Chuck talks with former state regulator Jim Wrynn about his career developing national and international regulations and policies governing the insurance industry.
Government Shutdown, Drones, Insurance Careers
Jan 23 • 24 min
Chuck talks with Rep. Denny Heck about the new makeup of the House Financial Services Committee and the emerging issues the insurance industry will face this session.
NAIC, Covered Agreement, International Regulations
Dec 12, 2018 • 25 min
Chuck talks with Ted Nickel, Wisconsin state insurance commissioner and former President of the NAIC about some of his greatest accomplishments as well as what he sees as the challenges ahead for the new NAIC leadership.
It’s Not Too Late to Innovate
Nov 28, 2018 • 25 min
Chuck talks with Insurance Thought Leadership Chief Innovation Officer Guy Fraker about ways for companies to inexpensively start exploring new innovative opportunities.
2018 Midterm Election Special
Nov 14, 2018 • 26 min
Chuck talks with NAMIC Senior Vice President of Government Affairs Jimi Grande about how a divided Congress could impact the insurance advocacy landscape for years to come.
Midterm Election Preview, Drug-Impaired Driving, Autonomous Vehicles
Oct 31, 2018 • 17 min
Chuck talks with the Advocates for Highway and Auto Safety about what it will take to have less distraction on the roads.
Hurricane Michael, Hands-Free Driving Law, Mutual Factor
Oct 17, 2018 • 24 min
Chuck talks with former I.I.I. president Dr. Bob Hartwig about the new benchmark analysis that validates long-held assumptions about the mutual sector.
FAA Reauthorization, Blockchain, New NAMIC Chairman
Oct 3, 2018 • 16 min
Chuck talks with NAMIC’s new chairman Henry R. Gibbel about his long family history in the mutual insurance industry.
Hurricane Florence, Disaster Recovery, Business Communications
Sep 19, 2018 • 19 min
Hurricane Florence rains devastation on the Carolinas. What the damages could mean for the nation’s flood insurance program.
Building Codes, National Preparedness Month
Sep 5, 2018 • 20 min
Chuck talks with former FEMA Director Chief David Paulison about his vision to make every home in America safe with stronger building codes.
NAIC Review, Emerging Technologies, Marijuana
Aug 22, 2018 • 24 min
Chuck talks with Tom Karol, NAMIC’s General Counsel - Federal, about emerging technologies and how the association is helping regulators address safety issues when it comes to automated vehicles and drones.
State Disaster Spending, NFIP, ALI Restatement, Sabbaticals
Aug 8, 2018 • 16 min
Chuck talks with Tim Koppenhaver, Executive Vice President at Loudoun Mutual, about the benefits that resulted from his three-week sabbatical.
Disaster Reform, Disparate Impact Rule, Towing Model
Jul 25, 2018 • 26 min
Chuck talks with Kara Raiguel, President and CEO of Gen Re, about how long standing relationships within the mutual insurance industry can benefit members.
Innovation, Data Security Compliance
Jul 11, 2018 • 19 min
Chuck talks with Eric Nelson, President and CEO of Mutual of Enumclaw, about his company’s winning entry for the Award in Innovation.
Crumbling Foundations, Innovation, Telematics
Jun 28, 2018 • 19 min
Chuck talks with Sean Kevelighan, President and CEO of the Insurance Information Institute, about how the industry can improve the public understanding of insurance.
Corporate Governance, NFIP, & Bad Faith Bill
Jun 13, 2018 • 22 min
Chuck talks with insurance consultant and attorney Kevin Kinross about mergers and acquisitions, as well as the impact CGAD has had on the property/casualty insurance industry.
Automated Vehicles and Football
May 30, 2018 • 23 min
Chuck talks with two-time Heisman Trophy winner Archie Griffin about his playbook for success on the football field and on the board of a mutual insurance company.
Next Week on Insurance Uncovered: Archie Griffin
May 23, 2018 • 1 min
What do football and insurance have in common? Find out when the new episode of “Insurance Uncovered” kicks off on May 30.
Lessons Learned from Hurricane Harvey
May 16, 2018 • 17 min
How Texas insurers hurried to help policyholders after Hurricane Harvey
Insurance & Technology, Drones, Distracted Driving
May 2, 2018 • 21 min
New technologies for insurers to consider to grow business and improve policyholder experience.
Insurance in Washington, Distracted Driving, Disaster Mitigation
Apr 18, 2018 • 18 min
Chuck talks with NAMIC Senior Vice President of Government Affairs Jimi Grande about insurance industry accomplishments in Washington.
Blockchain, Cybersecurity, & Compliance
Mar 31, 2018 • 17 min
Chuck talks with NAMICO President and CEO Tim Sullivan about cybersecurity. We also uncover confusion surrounding blockchain and how the new technology benefits insurers.
Insuring Marijuana, NCOIL on Opioids, & Talent Gap
Mar 30, 2018 • 23 min
Chuck talks with Butler University Risk Management Professor Zach Finn about ways to address the talent gap and much more.
IBHS Mitigation Study, Big Data, NFIP, & St. Baldrick’s
Mar 29, 2018 • 19 min
Insurance Uncovered talks retirement and disaster safety with the head of the IBHS, reports on happenings at the spring NAIC meeting, and shows how insurers and friends are helping raise money for children’s cancer research.
Introducing NAMIC Insurance Uncovered
Mar 23, 2018 • 0 min
NAMIC’s new podcast will cover various topics effecting the property/casualty insurance industry and contain interviews with industry experts and staff.