NWIC In The News

NW Insurance Council in the News

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Disasters & Storm Damage

KOMO TV - When preparing for a snow storm, don't forget to check your home insurance
Herald Business Journal - Calamities that your insurance doesn't cover: With disasters striking - and storm season coming to the Northwest - you should review your policy
KOMO TV - Port Orchard tornado wake-up call
King TV - Should earthquake insurance be part of your disaster plan?
East Oregonian - When wildfire strikes home, preparation can help
The Columbian - A look back at our history storm: Columbian news staff examine weather's impact on our area

Public Policy

Cascade Business News - New Insurance Laws - Changes Could Prove Costly For Auto Insurance Customers

Auto Insurance

International Business Times - Marijuana Legalization: legal weed use causes increase in car crashes, study proves
Lewiston Tribune - Legal pot tied to boost in car crash claims: Insurance study finds link in states where marijuana is legal
KTVZ TV - Study: Many distracted drivers think they aren't; Crash rates on the rise, along with insurance cost
The Daily News - Uninsured driving rates continue to rise in Cowlitz County despite statewide drop
Maple Valley Reporter - A look back at the first year of state's E-DUI Law
KOMO TV - Driver assist technology on new cars is great for safety, costly for repairs after a crash
KIDO Radio - Why do Idaho Car Insurance Rates Continue to Climb?

Homeowners Insurance

KOMO TV - If you own a home, make sure it's not underinsured
KING TV - Insurance against dog bites may make your pooch more expensive
Cascade Business News - Extra Space May - or May Not - Require Extra Insurance