Global Commercial Insurance Prices Rose in Q1: Marsh

Following four-and-a-half years of price decreases, global commercial insurance prices rose, on average, for the second consecutive quarter. This was largely driven by property insurance pricing, which continued to be affected by 2017 catastrophe losses and increases in financial and professional lines. That’s according to insurance broker Marsh’s Global Insurance …

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Opioid Prescriptions Down 14% in Wisconsin

A new report shows doctors are issuing fewer opioid prescriptions in Wisconsin. The state Department of Safety and Professional Services released a report on May 16 from the Controlled Substances Board. The report examines data compiled through the state’s prescription drug monitoring program. The report noted 1,109,174 opioid prescriptions were …

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