January 14, 2014 – The present and future of risk management information systems dominated a meeting of the Chicago chapter of the Risk & Insurance Management Society Inc.

Paul J. Marushka, Chicago-based president of Marsh ClearSight, said the data available to the Marsh & McLennan Cos. Inc. unit has been a differentiator, noting that the company has access to more than 60 million commercial insurance claims.

“The reason Marsh ClearSight was able to capture this much data is because of the network we have in the industry, including about 750 corporations, 30 of the largest commercial insurance carriers and 30 third-party administrators,” Mr. Marushka said. “All that information resides in the cloud-based platform that we have.”

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