Articles by Hilary Tuttle

Emergency Planning for Animals

Emergency Planning for Animals

Citizens and regulators alike increasingly demand that emergency plans take animals into account.

 
Nat Cat Losses Level Off

Nat Cat Losses Level Off

Global economic losses from natural catastrophes have remained about the same over the past 20 years.

 
Drones Take Flight

Drones Take Flight

Unmanned aerial vehicles offer insurers the opportunity to enhance the way they do business, while also demanding they come up with new solutions.

 
Measles in the Workplace

Measles in the Workplace

The current measles outbreak has raised questions about employers’ obligations and liabilities.

 
Executives Looking Inward for Greatest Risks in 2015

Executives Looking Inward for Greatest Risks in 2015

C-suite executives and board members see some of the biggest challenges now come from within the organization.

 
Sony Faces Lawsuits After Data Breach

Sony Faces Lawsuits After Data Breach

In the wake of an embarrassing cyberattack, Sony employees have filed class actions.

 
Natural Catastrophe Losses Below Average in 2014

Natural Catastrophe Losses Below Average in 2014

Global natural disasters caused drastically lower economic and insured losses in 2014.

 
Kidnap and Ransom in the Wake of ISIS

Kidnap and Ransom in the Wake of ISIS

The brutal actions of ISIS terrorists only scratch the surface of today’s kidnapping risk.

 
Lightning Strikes on the Rise?

Lightning Strikes on the Rise?

By 2100, scientists predict lightning strikes in the continental United States will increase by 50%.

 
Using Cat Bonds for Climate Change Risks

Using Cat Bonds for Climate Change Risks

African nations are turning to cat bonds as an alternative way to adapt to climate change.

 
IT Execs Doubt Their Companies’ Data Security

IT Execs Doubt Their Companies’ Data Security

A quarter of security and IT executives worldwide would not trust their own company to store and manage their personal data.

 
Cybersecurity Planning Up, But Training Lags

Cybersecurity Planning Up, But Training Lags

Businesses still are not doing enough to prepare for a cybersecurity crisis.

 
Money Laundering and Terrorism

Money Laundering and Terrorism

The Basel AML assessment ranks countries’ money laundering and terrorism financing risk.

 
Users Not Grasping Social Media Risks

Users Not Grasping Social Media Risks

Most customers enjoy a false sense of security when it comes to social media risk.

 
Feeding an Appetite for Trust

Feeding an Appetite for Trust

Charlie Arnot of the Center for Food Integrity discusses food safety and consumer trust.