Casualty Comments and Letters

Committee on Property and Liability Financial Reporting comment letter offering suggestions for insurers writing workers' comp coverage in California. (March 21, 2005)
Medical Malpractice Insurance Subcommittee letter to members of the House Energy and Commerce Health Subcommittee in response to its request for additional information on medical malpractice liability reform. (March 14, 2005)
Extreme Events Committee comment letter to the National Conference of Insurance Legislators summarizing the current state of the U.S. catastrophe insurance marketplace. (March 3, 2005)
Medical Malpractice Subcommittee follow-up comments supplementing testimony from a House subcommittee hearing on medical malpractice liability reform. (February 22, 2005)
Committee on Property and Liability Financial Reporting comments in response to the SEC's Financial Reporting Release requiring tabular disclosure of payments due under P/C liabilities for specified time periods. (January 24, 2005)
Extreme Events Committee comment letter to the U.S. House in preparation for its consideration of proposed legislation to extend the Terrorism Risk Insurance Act of 2002. (July 28, 2004)
Committee on Property and Liability Financial Reporting comments to the Financial Accounting Standards Board in response to the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants' paper evaluating risk transfer in reinsurance of short-duration contracts. (May 1, 2004)
Workers' Compensation Subcommittee comments in response to a Federal Register request by the Treasury Department for comments on implementation of Title I of the Terrorism Risk Insurance Act of 2002 and the related April 15, 2003 Interim Final Rule. (May 16, 2003)
Committee on Property and Liability Financial Reporting letter to Casualty Actuarial Society on Statement of Principles Regarding Property and Casualty Loss and Loss Adjustment Expense Reserves. (November 12, 2002)
Workers' Compensation Subcommittee comments on a proposed federal backstop for potential terrorism-related workers' compensation losses. (October 10, 2002)
Follow-up comments of James Hurley of the Medical Malpractice Subcommittee after providing testimony to the House Subcommittee on Health hearing on the availability and pricing of medical malpractice liability insurance. (July 31, 2002)
Automobile Insurance Subcommittee letter to the Environmental Protection Agency addressing the actuarial issues raised by the EPA's voluntary pay-as-you-drive initiative. (July 19, 2002)
Workers' Compensation Subcommittee comment letter on HHS privacy regulations to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. (April 25, 2002)
P/C Risk-Based Capital Committee comments on an IAA draft concerning an RBC solvency structure. (March 14, 2002)
Casualty Practice Council letter to Senate on terrorism risk insurance legislation. (December 5, 2001)
Mass Tort Work Group overview of asbestos issues and trends. (December 1, 2001)
Academy letter to House Financial Services Committee urging the inclusion of an actuary on a proposed catastrophe loss commission. (October 9, 2001)
Risk Classification Work Group comment letter to Connecticut state Sen. John Fonfara about a Connecticut legislative task force's auto insurance study. (June 22, 2001)
Committee on Life Insurance Financial Reporting and Committee on Property and Liability Financial Reporting comments on FASB Revised Exposure Draft: "Business Combinations and Intangible Assets — Accounting for Goodwill." (March 16, 2001)
Catastrophe Insurance Work Group comment letter to Rep. Bill Archer on S. 1914, the Policyholder Disaster Protection Act of 1999. (September 20, 2000)