Articles by Morgan O'Rourke

Outsourcing Our Humanity

Outsourcing Our Humanity

The risk of automating our humanity.

 
The Ineffectiveness of Child Safety Recalls

The Ineffectiveness of Child Safety Recalls

The vast majority of children’s product recalls either go unnoticed or are ignored by consumers.

 
Walking, Chewing Gum

Walking, Chewing Gum

We all know how hard it is to walk and chew gum at same time, but walking and texting is even harder.

 
The P/C Insurance Market in 2014

The P/C Insurance Market in 2014

Insurance buyers continue to see rising prices but market conditions are keeping increases moderate.

 
Panicking in a Winter Wonderland

Panicking in a Winter Wonderland

A campaign to name winter storms puts ratings ahead of science and public safety.

 
Year in Risk 2013

Year in Risk 2013

The triumphs and tragedies of the past year offer valuable lessons as risk managers look to help their organizations move forward into 2014.

 
Feeling the Heat

Feeling the Heat

If they take away our sriracha, it’s going to get ugly.

 
The Power of the Jellyfish

The Power of the Jellyfish

Sharks may get all the press, but it’s jellyfish you really have to worry about.

 
Social Media and Political Risk

Social Media and Political Risk

Social media’s effect on political risk.

 
Risk in the Stars

Risk in the Stars

Risk management’s final frontier.

 
Accommodating an Aging Workforce

Accommodating an Aging Workforce

Adjusting to an aging workforce.

 
Investing in Renewable Energy

Investing in Renewable Energy

Renewable energy insurance.

 
Hacker to the Rescue

Hacker to the Rescue

A tribute to Barnaby Jack, hacker extraordinaire.

 
Don’t Feed the Patent Trolls

Don’t Feed the Patent Trolls

A new push for reform aims to put an end to a long history of frivolous patent infringement lawsuits.

 
Fresh Squeezed

Fresh Squeezed

How about a nice glass of orange juice?