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Social Media’s Criminal Element

Social Media’s Criminal Element

Criminals are using social media to more easily identify and target victims.

 

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Record Heat Fuels Climate Change Concerns

Record Heat Fuels Climate Change Concerns

Amid landmark temperatures, nations look to mitigate the mounting dangers of climate change.

 

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5 Insurance Tips for Emerging Companies

5 Insurance Tips for Emerging Companies

These key best practices will help any new company establish an insurance program.

 
 

Risk Headlines

Developing Effective Accident Management Processes in Schools

Developing Effective Accident Management Processes in Schools

Organizations can create a successful risk reduction program by clearly defining and adhering to processes for reporting, investigating and addressing the causes of accidents.

 
Buying a Company? Take a Look at its Insurance Portfolio

Buying a Company? Take a Look at its Insurance Portfolio

Analysis of a potential acquisition or merger partner’s historic insurance portfolio is an essential, if too often overlooked, aspect of M&A due diligence.

 
M&As on the Rise in the Insurance Industry

M&As on the Rise in the Insurance Industry

The ongoing soft market has sparked an increase in insurer merger and acquisition activity.

 
Pros and Cons of Public Agency Captives

Pros and Cons of Public Agency Captives

Public entities that are having difficulty accessing certain coverages may want to consider forming captives.

 
Clean Tech Faces Supply Chain Challenges

Clean Tech Faces Supply Chain Challenges

Amid concerns about pollution and climate change, business is booming for the clean tech sector, but this growth has not come without risks.

 
The 2015 Data Breach Toll

The 2015 Data Breach Toll

According to the Identity Theft Resource Center, 2015 saw 780 data breaches that exposed a total of 177,866,236 records.

 
6 Tips to Reduce the Risk of Social Engineering Fraud

6 Tips to Reduce the Risk of Social Engineering Fraud

While it is impossible to eliminate the threat of social engineering fraud, there are several easy—and often inexpensive—ways businesses can reduce the risks.

 
Risk Management Salaries See Modest Increase

Risk Management Salaries See Modest Increase

Risk management professionals in both the United States and Canada saw modest increases in average base salary in 2015.

 
The Sound of Risk

The Sound of Risk

Apple’s rumored elimination of the headphone jack attempts addition by subtraction.

 
Managing Risk in the Administration of Employee Benefits

Managing Risk in the Administration of Employee Benefits

Administering employee benefits programs can expose companies to the risk of lawsuits for errors and omissions.

 
Drones May Expose Property Owners to Increased Liability

Drones May Expose Property Owners to Increased Liability

As the use of drones becomes more widespread, so does the risk of liability stemming from drone-related accidents.

 
Year In Risk 2015

Year In Risk 2015

Some of the year’s biggest events have lasting implications for the future of risk management.

 
How the NSA’s First CRO is Integrating Risk Management Into National Security

How the NSA’s First CRO is Integrating Risk Management Into National Security

Anne Neuberger, the NSA’s first CRO, discusses building an ERM program and the role risk management plays in national security.

 
Smart Cities: Weighing the Risks and Rewards of Connecting Communities

Smart Cities: Weighing the Risks and Rewards of Connecting Communities

The spread of the Internet of Things has given rise to “smart cities,” where technology promises to enhance municipal services.

 
Protecting Data in the Cloud

Protecting Data in the Cloud

Organizations need to adopt new data security measures when storing information in the cloud.