Articles by Caroline McDonald

Leveraging Compliance

Leveraging Compliance

Despite rising regulatory risks and ambitious growth plans, compliance departments are often not involved in strategic planning.

 
Onward and Upward: Trends in Captive Insurance

Onward and Upward: Trends in Captive Insurance

Trends in the captive insurance market point to continued growth and expansion.

 
Amtrak Derailment Spurs Focus on Safety

Amtrak Derailment Spurs Focus on Safety

Updated safety technology could have prevented May’s deadly crash in Philadelphia.

 
Hurricanes and Climate Change

Hurricanes and Climate Change

Has climate change had any effect on the hurricanes driving catastrophe market losses?

 
Q&A: Finding Fault with Faulty Workmanship

Q&A: Finding Fault with Faulty Workmanship

Attorney Tracy Alan Saxe discusses one of the ways property owners miss out on claims.

 
Risk and the Bottom Line

Risk and the Bottom Line

Organizations with a proactive risk management focus saw the benefits in annual profit margins.

 
Coverage Scarce for Crude Oil Haulers

Coverage Scarce for Crude Oil Haulers

The increased demand for oil trucking has outpaced insurance coverage availability.

 
The Costs of Not Going Paperless

The Costs of Not Going Paperless

Capturing and storing data on paper forms costs businesses worldwide more than $30 billion annually.

 
In the Event of an Emergency

In the Event of an Emergency

Events like RIMS 2015 require hospitality professionals to become risk managers.

 
Q&A: Reining in the Risks

Q&A: Reining in the Risks

RIMS President Richard Roberts discusses his risk management program and industry trends.

 
Internet of Things Use Lagging

Internet of Things Use Lagging

Most executives see the opportunities in IoT technology, but few have developed a strategy and committed funds to use it.

 
The Night the Lights Went Out

The Night the Lights Went Out

How emergency planning saved Super Bowl XLVII in New Orleans

 
Globalization Drives Top Risk Concerns

Globalization Drives Top Risk Concerns

A study reveals that businesses worry most about business interruption and supply chain risk.

 
Hospitality’s Unwelcome Risks

Hospitality’s Unwelcome Risks

The very amenities that attract guests to a hotel, motel, resort or casino can also be the cause of injury, disease or even death.

 
P/C Pricing Inching Down for 2015

P/C Pricing Inching Down for 2015

After almost three years of premium increases, the property/casualty market may be softening.