Dr. Robert Hartwig was quoted by NJ Advance Media on how car insurance will possibly be affected by the coronavirus. The decrease in automobile travel due to the coronavirus is prompting questions about whether this should mean decreased rates for consumers. Dr. Hartwig says, "To … [Read more...] about NJ Advance Media 3/22/2020: Should car insurance cost less as drivers stay home because of coronavirus? Consumer groups say yes.
Dr. Bob Hartwig was contacted by Claims Journal for his take on the coronavirus affecting automobile insurance. The directors of the Consumer Federation of America and the Center for Economic Justice sent a letter to state insurance commissioners asking them to tell insurance … [Read more...] about Claims Journal 3/19/2020: Consumer Groups Want Premium Offsets as Virus Shutdowns Reduce Miles Driven
The Connected Insurance Podcast presented by Agency Revolution featured Dr. Robert Hartwig on a recent episode discussing COVID-19's impact on independent agencies. He delivered a rational and clear eyed perspective on how the coronavirus will affect the modern insurance agent. … [Read more...] about Connected Insurance Podcast 3/18/2020: The Impact of COVID-19 on Independent Agencies
Moore School professor Dr. Robert Hartwig discussed the possible impact of COVID-19 on life and health insurance. Dr. Hartwig states the two areas that he is most closely paying attention to are, "Efforts by plaintiffs' attorneys to stretch the definition of 'physical damage' to … [Read more...] about UofSC’s Website 3/17/2020: COVID-19 impact on life and health insurance
Dr. Robert Hartwig was quoted by Business Insider on his perspective of the coronavirus’ impact on insurance. He says, “assuming an epidemiological outcome similar to the 2002 SARS outbreak, I would expect the impacts to the global property/casualty, life/health and reinsurance … [Read more...] about Business Insider 2/4/2020: Coronavirus should trigger risk management protocols: Experts