Insurance Age

Nanotechnology will have effect on insurance industry

Nanotechnology will have both positive and negative effects on the future of the insurance industry, according to Jack Uldrich, president of the Nano Veritas Group. Speaking at this year's ISOTech 2005 in Las Vegas, he explained how it would increase the durability of materials in natural disasters, ultimately reducing payouts from insurers. However, he warned that many unknown effects on public health and the environment will make it harder for insurers to set reserves, particularly for

To continue reading...

You need to sign in to use this feature. If you don’t have an Insurance Age account, please register now.

Sign in
You are currently on corporate access.

To use this feature you will need an individual account. If you have one already please sign in.

Sign in.

Alternatively you can request an indvidual account here: