AM Best Hosts an Information Session on the State of the Medical Malpractice Market

OLDWICK, NJ–(BUSINESS WIRE)–AM Best will host an analytical briefing on the state of the U.S. medical malpractice (MPL) insurance industry on Thursday, May 5, 2022 at 11:00 a.m. (EDT).

The one-hour companion event, featuring key market executives and analysts from AM Best, will review recent financial results and underwriting and loss trends, as well as regulatory and industry developments. AM Best currently has a negative market segment outlook on the MPL insurance industry due to factors such as social inflation, rising loss costs and the lingering impacts of COVID-19. These topics, along with tort reform, telemedicine, cyber liability and others will be included in the discussion.

To register for the event, go to http://www.ambest.com/conferences/MPL22/index.html.

The market experts and analysts participating in the event are:

  • Brian Atchinson, President and CEO, MPL Association;

  • Edward Rand Jr., President and CEO, ProAssurance Corp. ;

  • Jim Hurley, Consulting Actuary, Willis Towers Watson;

  • Sharon Marks, Director, AM Best; and

  • David Blades, Associate Director, AM Best.

Participants can submit questions during registration or by emailing [email protected] The event will be streamed in video and audio formats, and playback will be available to registered viewers shortly after the event.

AM Best is a global credit rating agency, news publisher and data analytics provider specializing in the insurance industry. Headquartered in the United States, the company does business in more than 100 countries with regional offices in London, Amsterdam, dubai, Hong Kong, Singapore and Mexico City. For more information, visit www.ambest.com.

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