Casualty Comments and Letters

Property and Casualty Risk-Based Capital follow-up comments to the National Association of Insurance Commissioners (NAIC)'s Property Risk-Based Capital Working Group regarding the Committee's March 2010 update of the property/casualty RBC underwriting factors. (May 18, 2010)
Workers' Compensation Subcommittee comments on the California Commission on Health and Safety and Workers' Compensation investigation of relationships between workers' compensation and group health care. (February 12, 2010)
Medical Professional Liability Subcommittee letter to Congress discussing concerns with the inclusion of a provision that would repeal the McCarran-Ferguson Act, an antitrust exemption for health and medical professional liability insurance, within the House's Affordable Health Care for America Act. Additionally, the Academy provided comments to the House on the legislation focusing on the risks insured under a variety of types of property/casualty insurance policies. (January 21, 2010)
Medical Professional Liability Insurance Subcommittee tort-reform fact sheet, which is the second in a series of fact sheets published by the subcommittee designed for actuaries as well as the general public. (October 1, 2009)
Casualty Practice Council comments to testimony provided at an NAIC public hearing on the use of credit-based insurance scores. (May 15, 2009)
Casualty Practice Council testimony at an NAIC meeting on the use of credit-based insurance scores. (April 30, 2009)
Extreme Events Committee’s Natural Catastrophe Subcommittee comments on a proposed NCOIL resolution about a state-federal system for catastrophe funding. (May 1, 2008)
First in a series of fact sheets produced by the Medical Malpractice Insurance Subcommittee that discusses different types of medical professional liability insurance policies. (March 1, 2008)
Terrorism Risk Insurance Subgroup comments to Senate Banking Committee about extending the federal terrorism insurance program. (October 1, 2007)
Terrorism Risk Insurance Subgroup comment letter to Congress on proposed legislation extending the federal terrorism insurance program. (September 19, 2007)
Workers' Compensation Subcommittee comments on a New York state workers' compensation bill that would, among other provisions, prohibit data sharing. (August 22, 2007)
Workers’ Compensation Subcommittee comments to the International Association of Industrial Accident Boards and Commissions on proposed self-insured workers' comp loss reporting forms. (August 1, 2007)
Workers’ Compensation Subcommittee comments to NCOIL about a proposed model law concerning professional employer organizations and workers' comp insurance. (March 30, 2007)
Medical Malpractice Subcommittee comments on S. 22 and S. 23, a pair of medical professional liability reform bills being considered in the Senate. (May 8, 2006)
Terrorism Risk Insurance Subgroup comments to the President's Working Group on Financial Markets on terrorism risk insurance issues. (April 21, 2006)
Comments from COPLFR about draft Bermuda Monetary Authority guidance on the role of the loss reserve specialist. (December 22, 2005)
Workers' Compensation Subcommittee letter expressing concern about a Senate asbestos bill's effects on the workers' compensation system. (September 8, 2005)
Extreme Events Committee comments on a Treasury Department study of TRIA, the Terrorism Risk Insurance Act. (August 2, 2005)
Committee on Property and Liability Financial Reporting comments in response to a draft "Statement of Principles Regarding Property and Casualty Loss and Loss Adjustment Expense Reserves" issued by the Casualty Actuarial Society's Task Force on Reserving Principles. (May 30, 2005)
Committee on Property and Liability Financial Reporting comment letter offering suggestions for insurers writing workers' comp coverage in California. (March 21, 2005)