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Washington DOI to Address Historic Increase in Complaints

The OIC has reported a historic volume of complaints since 2021, with complaints involving auto insurance responsible for most of the rise.

AASP/NJ Publication Questions NJ DOI Over Consumer Protection

In an article in New Jersey Automotive, an attorney shares his concerns that the New Jersey Department of Banking and Insurance did not appear to have “non-neutrality” between consumers and insurers when complaints were brought forth.

VA, NC Commissioners of Insurance to Present at SCRS Meeting

North Carolina Commissioner of Insurance Mike Causey and Virginia Commissioner of Insurance Scott White will highlight the activities their offices engage in to serve auto insurance consumers.

Missouri Governor Appoints New Department of Insurance Head

Chlora Lindley-Myers is deputy commissioner of the Tennessee Department of Commerce and Insurance, and her past experience includes serving as the director of the Consumer Protection and Anti-Fraud Division of the National Association of Insurance Commissioners.

Collision Repairers Meet with Florida Commissioner

The repairers shared their concerns and experiences regarding the personal safety and economic well-being of consumers due to insurer denials and underpayments of recommended repair procedures and quality replacement parts.

Illinois Names New Insurance Department Director

Jennifer Hammer most recently served as deputy chief of staff for policy in the Illinois Office of the Governor, overseeing policymaking decisions and analyzing and advising the governor on proposed policy, legislation, and rules and regulations.

Insurance Commissioners Elected in Five States

North Carolina, Montana, Washington, Delaware and North Dakota all receive new commissioners charged with regulating each state’s insurance industry.

Mississippi Insurance Commissioner Re-Elected for Third Term

Chaney is the state’s 11th commissioner of insurance and also serves as the state’s fire marshal.

Montana Insurance Commissioner Warns Public About Steering

Monica Lindeen, via a PSA-type announcement, reminds consumers that they have the right to choose the facility of their choice to repair their vehicle.

Mississippi Auto Body Shop Owner Runs for Insurance Commissioner

John Mosley states he wants to work for “the hard-working, tax-paying citizens who I feel are not getting treated fairly by the insurance industry” while at the same time “work for the insurance agents who try to do the right thing.”