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5 Data Privacy Rights Introduced by GDPR

5 Data Privacy Rights Introduced by GDPR

The EU’s new data protection law requires an understanding of newly codified privacy rights.

 

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Facebook Scandal Raises Data Privacy Concerns

Facebook Scandal Raises Data Privacy Concerns

The Facebook/Cambridge Analytica case offers lessons on the shifting data privacy landscape.

 

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Avoiding Construction Contract Claim Disputes

Avoiding Construction Contract Claim Disputes

Address these key insurance considerations before finalizing construction contracts.

 
 

Risk Headlines

Developing New Safety Rules for Cargo Tracking Devices

Developing New Safety Rules for Cargo Tracking Devices

Today’s lithium battery transportation and packaging rules are designed to deal with batteries as cargo, but there is regulatory uncertainty when it comes to using them in transport.

 
Employment Practices Liability Insurance and the #MeToo Movement

Employment Practices Liability Insurance and the #MeToo Movement

Although there are many hurdles to securing coverage for sexual harassment and other employee claims, insurance policies are a critical source for financial support in such cases.

 
Fertility Clinic Failures Highlight Storage Risks

Fertility Clinic Failures Highlight Storage Risks

Equipment malfunctions at two fertility clinics underscore the need for better safeguards.

 
Contractors Must Brace for Solar Panel Tariffs

Contractors Must Brace for Solar Panel Tariffs

The solar industry needs to develop plans to mitigate the impact of economic policy changes.

 
Ethical Misconduct in the Workplace

Ethical Misconduct in the Workplace

Fewer employees report seeing unethical conduct at work, but retaliation has doubled.

 
Notepad: Risk in Review – May

Notepad: Risk in Review – May

A deadly bridge collapse in Florida, the cobalt supply chain, U.S. utilities hacked, and more.

 
Risk Complexity Increasing

Risk Complexity Increasing

A majority of organizations recently experienced operational surprise due to unexpected risks.

 
Supply Chain Risk Assessment and Mitigation Gaps

Supply Chain Risk Assessment and Mitigation Gaps

In the face of increasingly complex supply chains, companies largely lack mature processes to monitor and mitigate procurement problems.

 
Getting a Handle on Handheld Risks

Getting a Handle on Handheld Risks

The explosion of mobile and social media risks has had significant implications for insurance coverage.

 
Paws and Effect: Assistance Animals Bring Challenge and Opportunity

Paws and Effect: Assistance Animals Bring Challenge and Opportunity

From service dogs to emotional support pigs, rabbits and ducks, an expanding range of assistance animals are creating new business challenges.

 
The Risks of High-Tech Trash

The Risks of High-Tech Trash

As technology use grows ­throughout the world, companies are ­increasingly at risk for costly ­penalties over their handling of ­electronic waste.

 
Taming the 800-Pound Gorilla

Taming the 800-Pound Gorilla

Companies are increasingly coming under fire for unfair competitive practices and abuse of a dominant market position.

 
A User’s Guide to Data Breach Insurance Coverage

A User’s Guide to Data Breach Insurance Coverage

What to review now to maximize coverage after an incident.

 
Q&A: Communicating Risk

Q&A: Communicating Risk

RIMS President Robert Cartwright, Jr., discusses the evolution of risk management.

 
Only Half of Ransomware Payouts Result in Data Recovery

Only Half of Ransomware Payouts Result in Data Recovery

Only half of those who paid ransoms confirmed successfully recovering their data, while the other half saw complete data loss.