This course will review the history, the evolution and importance of the insurance industry to our economy. The insurance industry has made a significant impact on the economy of the United States. We would not have the standard of living we experience without it. Topics covered include: background, history, contribution to society, protection against catastrophes, reasons for insurance and claims handling.Instructor: Tom Ryan, AIC. Approved for 3 hours in OH & KY. Concentration: General.