CDC study: Vaccinated people can carry as much virus as others

CDC study: Vaccinated people can carry as much virus as othersIn another dispiriting setback for the nation’s efforts stamp out the coronavirus, scientists who studied a big Covid-19 outbreak in Massachusetts concluded that vaccinated people who got so-called breakthrough infections carried about the same amount of the coronavirus as those who did not get the shots.

Original source: https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/world/us/cdc-study-vaccinated-people-can-carry-as-much-virus-as-others/articleshow/84909259.cms

Most People Now Looking to Buy 5G Phones, Kantar Report Suggests

Over two third of customers purchasing a new smartphone in markets including the US, Europe, and China in the next six months prefer to buy a 5G phone, according to consulting firm Kantar. It was also…

Original source: https://gadgets.ndtv.com/mobiles/news/5g-phone-customers-growth-iphone-samsung-apple-us-europe-china-kantar-2497116

Vaccinated People In High Covid-Risk Areas Of US Need To Mask Again

People vaccinated against Covid-19 in high-risk parts of the United States should resume wearing masks indoors, the top health authority said Tuesday.

Original source: https://www.ndtv.com/world-news/vaccinated-people-in-high-covid-risk-areas-of-us-need-to-mask-again-2496450

People Moves: FM Global Expands Executive Team; Pie Insurance Adds 3 Executives

Rhode Island-based commercial property insurer FM Global is making executive management team changes, moving seasoned leaders within the company into newly created roles. Bret N. Ahnell, executive vice president and a 34-year veteran of the company, has been named chief …

Original source: https://www.insurancejournal.com/news/national/2021/07/23/623493.htm

People of this age group have 7 times more antibodies

84724161 Some vaccines are effective even on variants, while others do not provide much protection.

Original source: https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/life-style/health-fitness/health-news/covid-antibodies-people-of-this-age-group-have-seven-times-more-antibodies-than-others/photostory/84724161.cms

People Moves: Neaves to Lead Plexus’ Oklahoma Office; Alliant Adds McGinnis in Dallas; Rand to Assistant VP at RHSB

The Plexus Groupe Deer Park, Illinois-based The Plexus Groupe promoted industry veteran Todd Neaves to the newly created role of resident leader in its Oklahoma City office. Neaves will lead the agency’s team in Oklahoma City with a focus on …

Original source: https://www.insurancejournal.com/news/southcentral/2021/07/22/623367.htm

Major US Wildfire In Oregon Spreads, More People Evacuated

With oppressively hot, dry weather looming over much of the Western US and Canada on Sunday, the enormous Bootleg Fire in Oregon grew again and authorities ordered new evacuations.

Original source: https://www.ndtv.com/world-news/major-us-wildfire-in-oregon-spreads-more-people-evacuated-2489497

Four people shot outside Washington Nationals baseball stadium

84516310Four people were shot outside of Nationals Park, a professional baseball stadium in the District of Columbia, on Saturday night, police said. The district’s Metropolitan Police Department had earlier said on Twitter that two people where shot outside of Nationals Park.

Original source: https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/world/us/four-people-shot-outside-washington-nationals-baseball-stadium/articleshow/84516310.cms

People Moves: Pinnacol Names Johnson Chief Human Resources Officer; CIBA CEO Marino Stepping with Rheel Named New CEO

Pinnacol Assurance named Timothy A. Johnson chief human resources officer and vice president of employee services. He replaces Barbara Brannen, who is retiring. Johnson has 30 years of global human resources experience. Most recently, he was in the food industry, …

Original source: https://www.insurancejournal.com/news/west/2021/07/16/623207.htm

Social Media Misinformation On Covid “Killing People”: Joe Biden

The White House is turning up the pressure on social media companies to weed out what officials say is widely spread misinformation on coronavirus vaccinations.

Original source: https://www.ndtv.com/world-news/social-media-misinformation-on-covid-killing-people-joe-biden-2488477

People Moves: Everest Re Promotes Moskowitz & Bell; AXIS Re Promotes Stirnemann, Janisch & Phillips; ArgoGlobal’s Serra to Sompo

This group of International People Moves details appointments at Everest Re, AXIS Re and Sompo International Holdings. A summary of these new hires follows here. Everest Re Group Ltd. announced the appointments of Ari Moskowitz and Peter Bell to critical …

Original source: https://www.insurancejournal.com/news/international/2021/07/15/622866.htm

Can fully vaccinated people contract Delta variant?

84402873The devastation caused by the second wave of coronavirus and the dangers posed by new emerging variants has left us all concerned and highlighted the importance of vaccination. With the World Health Organization (WHO) declaring the Delta variant as a Variant of Concern (VoC), several countries are bracing up and looking for ways to tackle a potential third wave.

Original source: https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/life-style/health-fitness/health-news/coronavirus-can-fully-vaccinated-people-contract-delta-variant-be-asymptomatic-and-become-carriers-heres-everything-you-need-to-know/photostory/84402873.cms

People Moves: Oklahoma’s OGA Adds 4; Patterson Honored by Texas Legislature

One General Agency (OGA) One General Agency (OGA) in Oklahoma City added four new team members. Jennifer Konemann is the firm’s new workers’ compensation underwriter. She has more than 25 years of experience as a commercial lines account manager. Her …

Original source: https://www.insurancejournal.com/news/southcentral/2021/07/13/622403.htm

People Moves: Holmes Murphy Promotes 3; Plexus Groupe Names Fawcett Sr. VP; Komo Joins Missouri DCI

Holmes Murphy Waukee, Iowa-based Holmes Murphy named Ellen Willadsen chief innovation officer (CIO); Lindsay Chase assumed the role of the firm’s chief financial officer (CFO); and Susan Hatten has been promoted to the role of Holmes Murphy’s chief marketing officer …

Original source: https://www.insurancejournal.com/news/midwest/2021/07/13/622416.htm

People Moves: LoPiccolo Takes on Client Engagement at AXIS Re; WTW’s Layton Joins Lockton Re; Futers Returns to RMS in UK

In today’s International People Moves, appointments are detailed from AXIS Re, Lockton Re and catastrophe modeling company RMS. A summary of these new hires follows here. AXIS Re, the reinsurance business segment of AXIS Capital Holdings Ltd. announced the appointment …

Original source: https://www.insurancejournal.com/news/international/2021/07/09/622039.htm

People Moves: Newland Joins Miller as Head of Renewable Energy; Aon’s McKenzie to BMS in Australia; Dasgupta to Lockton Re

This group of International People Moves covers appointments at three brokers: Miller, BMS and Lockton Re. A summary of these new hires follows here. Miller, the London-based independent specialist re/insurance broker, announced the appointment of Rhys Newland as head of …

Original source: https://www.insurancejournal.com/news/international/2021/07/07/621669.htm

Gaslighting phrases people use to silence you

84172444People experiencing gaslighting often feel confused, anxious, and unable to trust themselves. Even more importantly, it’s the subtlest of phrases that people use that gaslights you. Below mentioned are 7 such phrases people use to silence you.

Original source: https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/life-style/relationships/love-sex/7-gaslighting-phrases-people-use-to-silence-you/articleshow/84172444.cms

People Moves: PartnerRe’s Hanhart to AXIS Re; Zurich Names Verkerk to New Role of Chief Platform Officer; PwC’s Maxwell to MS Amlin as CRO

These International People Moves include appointments at AXIS Re, Zurich Insurance Group and MS Amlin. Details of these new hires follows. AXIS Re, the reinsurance business segment of AXIS Capital Holdings Ltd., announced that Nicole Hanhart has joined AXIS Re …

Original source: https://www.insurancejournal.com/news/international/2021/07/02/621061.htm