-Selfie-Takers Told to Stay away from Quake-Buckled Road in Alaska

-Modeler: Insured Losses from Camp Wildfire in California at $6B to $9B

-California Attorney General Brought into PG&E Wildfire Probe

-Farmers Expects $2.1B in Claims from California Wildfires

-Woodruff Sawyer Names Margolin Northern California Employee Benefits
 Practice Leader

-California School District to Settle Child Molest Lawsuit for $6.2M

After repeated food poisoning outbreaks linked to romaine lettuce, the produce industry is confronting the failure of its own safety measures in preventing contaminations.    more.....

Produce Industry Pressured to Step up Safety After Repeat Outbreaks

-Texas Mulling Restrictions on Wastewater in Oil Country as Quakes Increase

-2018 Texas Surplus Lines Premium Numbers Surpass 2017 Total

-Investigators: Driver Fatigue Contributed to Deadly 2016 Texas Bus Crash

-Workers’ Comp Insurance Rates to Go Down in Louisiana

-Congress to Extend Government Funding, Including Flood Program, Until Dec.
 21

-Distracted Driving Laws Save Motorcyclists’ Lives, Research Finds

-AIG Chief Data Officer DalleMule Jumps to Insurtech Startup Planck

-Phillips to Head Allianz Global Entertainment Business in North America

-Chinese Manufacturer Ninebot’s Dominance Has Startups Sharing Scooter
 Product Risks

Taking Multiple Medications Could Raise Crash Risk for Older Drivers

Nearly 50 percent of older adults report using seven or more medications while remaining active drivers, according to new research from the AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety.  more...

-Program Offering to Buy Out Louisiana Homeowners in Floodways

-Only a Fraction of Patients Benefit from Medical Cannabis under Texas Law

-USA Gymnastics, Short on Funds to Pay Sex-Abuse Claims, Files for
 Bankruptcy

SAM HOOPER AND ASSOCIATES 2018

Anthony Prieto Jr. Senior Claims Specialist has joined our public & private entity team.  Anthony has
over 15 years all lines investigating and adjusting
experience.

-Utah Lawmakers OK Medical Marijuana Changes Despite Concerns

-A Cautious Uber to Try Self-Driving Vehicles on Roads Again

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