Document Type: Original Article


1 Department of Business Management, Neyshabur Branch, Islamic Azad University, Neyshabur, Iran

2 Department of Business Management, Torbat-e-Jam Branch, Islamic Azad University, Torbat-e-Jam, Iran


In this paper applications and fields of application of information technology in the insurance industry to assess the impact to explore the impact of information technology on the Iranian insurance companies in terms of five factors increase insurance penetration, reduction of costs, Reducing non-productive  activities,  increasing the promote safety and increasing the speed operation. To achieve the objectives of the research methods documents and a questionnaire was used. The population of the study are managers and experts in Iran Insurance Company in Mashhad  city that The 56 subjects were selected the method of data analysis, descriptive statistics (frequency tables, standard deviation) and inferential statistics (Student t test, one-sample, one-way ANOVA, etc.) is used. The results of the significance level (p = 0.000) and 99% confidence show that IT has been influential, Iran Insurance Company in Mashhad.


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