impact loss

impact loss

[′im‚pakt ‚lȯs]
(fluid mechanics)
Loss of head in a flowing stream due to the impact of water particles upon themselves or some bounding surface.
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"Knowing what I knew about the impact loss control and safety could have I had to get out there and start doing something," Huntington said.
In an attempt to quantify the changes, Deloitte's actuarial practice used several models to determine how the future of mobility might impact loss events and total premium.
Falling used car values will also impact loss severity.
"However, many are recognizing the value of predictive modeling to favorably impact loss costs, expenses and premium growth.
Most optimistic CAP projection MEASURE IMPACT Loss of rebate ............................-PS2bn Contribution to UK rebate ......-PS570m Lower Structural Funds ...........-PS200m Extra CAP payments ...............+PS850m TOTAL .................................
This would impact loss severity and insurance premiums.
If a PCB material is prone to absorb moisture, the water content can impact loss performance and impedance stability.
However, there are suggestions that it the traditional insurance mechanism may not be able to (or want to) keep up with the growing need for capacity in the face of low probability/high impact loss potentials.
The longer we wait, the longer and bigger will be our growing daily, weekly, monthly, and yearly loss of research impact because of access-denial to would-be users worldwide (a 336-percent impact loss, according to Lawrence in Nature 2001).
Slow premium growth, however, will negatively impact loss ratios, Conning expects, leading to an increase in the commercial lines loss ratio from 76.5 percent in 1998 to 77.1 percent in 1999.
Arianna Brina, associate financial analyst, said: The insurance sector was exposed to high levels of suspected fraud and claims even before Italy s economic downturn, and these continue to impact loss ratios.
In addition, there was a significant reduction in insulin resistance (measured as HOMA-IR) that may also impact loss of abdominal fat and improve the well-being of people who suffer from type 2 diabetes.