NU Online News Service, Nov. 17, 2004, 12:03 p.m. EST

A large fraternal life insurer has picked an electronic forms software vendor.[@@]

Woodmen of the World Life Insurance Society, Omaha, Neb., will be getting the software from PureEdge Solutions Inc., Victoria, British Columbia.

Woodmen will be using the PureEdge forms software to help increase the efficiency of its field representatives by automating the life insurance application process, PureEdge says.

Field reps will be able to get electronic customer signatures in the field using tablet computers, PureEdge says.