94% of Americans support a ban on texting while driving, but on any given day in America, an estimated 660,000 people will operate their phone and their vehicle simultaneously. It’s time to have another discussion on how dangerous that is.
ACS co-founder and CEO David Rix shares his thoughts on what’s allowed ACS to excel over 30 years of serving the insurance industry. Then we let him prognosticate a bit. Read along to see where he thinks the industry is headed next.
Once upon a time, companies could get away with hiring any old interpreting service for their occasional language needs. Those days are gone, and it’s more important than ever that companies invest in a dedicated, skilled language solution to compete.
Catastrophes like the Camp Fire in California are a critical inflection point between insurer and insured. Perform well, and you build brand loyalty; perform poorly, and angry customers will have no mercy when sharing their experience. But in the wake of so much destruction, how much can you expect your insurer to handle?
2017 was a record-setting year for insured losses from weather-related incidents, at $132 billion. So far, 2018 is falling well short of that mark. But does that mean things are back to “normal”?
If you’re looking to work faster and more accurately as a transcriptionist- or any kind of typist- text expanders will give you the biggest boost in the shortest amount of time. We take a look at what they are, how they can help, and how much use they may hold in the near future.
Not every question adjusters ask is created equal. Poorly formed questions cost time and clarity, while well-reasoned ones expedite the claims process. Maximize the efficiency of your questions by following these three simple tips.
Every job requires skills, and taking statements is no exception. Evaluate your statements with our scoring system to see how much value you are creating, and where your statements can improve.
Memory of an event erodes with time and is highly susceptible to suggestion. Understanding how interviewees react to these three major types of leading questions- and then avoiding them- is crucial to taking an efficient high yield statement.
There is a direct relationship between rapport and control during a statement. Rapport varies widely from adjuster to adjuster, in large part due to insufficient training. Are you lacking in this fundamental skill?