NU Online News Service, Sept. 11, 12:25 p.m. — LIMRA International, Windsor, Conn., a major life insurance research group, has canceled the group insurance and other conferences it has scheduled for this week in Chicago due to today’s terrorist attacks.
Here is the text of the electronic mail that Richard Wecker, president of LIMRA, sent conference attendees.
SUBJECT: LIMRA Conferences
TO: All attendees
Due to the national emergency prompted by the attacks on the World Trade Center and other locations, LIMRA International is canceling the conferences scheduled to begin tomorrow in Chicago. Amid the uncertainty and disruption of the national transportation system, the safety of our members and other conference participants is paramount.