Acko General Insurance offers one month free auto insurance amid COVID-19 lockdown

NEW DELHI: Acko General Insurance on Tuesday said it will offer one month’s vehicle insurance free of charge to its customers in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic. As people are not using their vehicles at this time, their insurance for the month remains unutilised, Acko General Insurance said in a release. “To support customers […]

Car insurance companies will give customers back $800 million in premiums because no one is driving during coronavirus shutdowns

‘American Family Insurance is doing this out of responsibility to our customers. They are driving less and experiencing fewer claims,’ said Telisa Yancy, American Family chief operating officer. ‘Because of these results, they deserve premium relief.’

Auto insurance companies return $800 million in premiums because no one is driving

Figures reported by Allstate to state insurance regulators show it pays out a little more than $1 billion a month in auto insurance claims, he said. Karr’s modeling suggests that those claims are likely falling by about 85% due to the reduced number of accidents.

Acko offers one month policy extension on auto insurance

coronavirus outbreak in the country, insurance startup Acko General Insurance has announced a one month insurance extension to car and bike owners.As people are not using their vehicles at this time, their insurance for the month remains unutilized, Acko said in a release adding that the company has decided to not charge insurance for one […]

Tracy Morgan Bought A $2 Million Sports Car — Then Immediately Got In A Crash

“When officers got to the scene, they found two vehicles that were involved in a very minor traffic accident where two cars were basically side by side, and as the light turned green the cars touched,” the NYPD spokesperson said. “They rubbed slightly.”

Special Report: Stronger ‘superbugs,’ and no new drugs to fight them

The iChip gets around the problem. Volunteers from across the United States send soil to NovoBiotic to help its scientists find new medicines. On a shelf in a back room of the company’s single-floor premises sit dozens of clear plastic bags of soil, each labeled by location: “Jackson Falls, woods edge, New Hampshire,” “Warwick, RI, […]

Coronavirus live updates: Santa Clara County demands reporting of protective supply inventories

6:54 a.m. Marin public health officer details “humbling” infection experience: Marin County’s public health officer Dr. Matt Willis spent 16 days in isolation with COVID-19 before he started recovering, he said in a video update. Willis said he had been four days without a fever by Tuesday, when the video was released, and his symptoms […]

Auto insurance companies offering refund to customers staying at home during coronavirus pandemic

“[W]e are taking the unprecedented action to help our customers by providing a one-time $50.00 payment for each personal automobile insured with us through our premium relief fund. Why? Because with fewer cars on the road these days, there are less miles being driven and that means there will be fewer accidents,” the company said.

Transcript: Dr. David Agus speaks with Michael Morell on “Intelligence Matters”

I can collect your data almost instantaneously. My hope and prayers is we start to use data for good. And the data will enable us to find virus outbreaks early, to monitor our behavior to make sure we’re doing the right thing, to really make the health of our society better so we can all […]

CT Coronavirus Updates: New Workplace Rules Ordered By Lamont

Reduce common touch points by opening internal doors where possible.Install all no-touch disposal receptacle or remove lids that require contact to open for non-hazardous waste containers unless doing so creates an unsanitary environment. Frequent cleaning of all touch points. Secure all secondary doors and access points to minimize incidental contact.Recommended to provide disposable wipes so […]