[$$] Insurers Are Speeding Up Claims. Their Worry: More Mistakes

Property insurers are relying on more drones, small aircraft and artificial intelligence to accelerate claims during 2018’s hurricane season. Everest Re Group Ltd., which offers insurance coverage to other insurers, said last week it increased its estimated 2017 net catastrophe losses by $400 million partly because many customers had to reopen claims in Florida and Puerto Rico.