Articles by Morgan O'Rourke

Notepad: Risk in Review – September

Notepad: Risk in Review – September

Hackers extort HBO, Kanye West v. Lloyd’s, voting machine flaws exposed, and more.

 
European Forecast Heats Up

European Forecast Heats Up

The summer heat wave in southern Europe may be a sign of the fatal weather extremes to come.

 
Winter Is Coming

Winter Is Coming

Like a Game of Thrones winter, hackers are coming.

 
Notepad: Risk in Review – July/August

Notepad: Risk in Review – July/August

Investigating the cause of London’s Grenfell Tower fire, Uber’s CEO resigns, and more.

 
The Kangaroo Conundrum

The Kangaroo Conundrum

Driven crazy by kangaroos.

 
Risks and Opportunities for Drone Ships

Risks and Opportunities for Drone Ships

Autonomous technology may soon hit the seas as companies develop remote-controlled or even fully autonomous ships.

 
Running with Risk

Running with Risk

Nike’s Breaking2 campaign was an exercise in risk management—and a lesson in its limitations.

 
Total Cost of Risk Declines Again

Total Cost of Risk Declines Again

For the third consecutive year, businesses saw a decline in their total cost of risk.

 
Super-Powered Diversity

Super-Powered Diversity

Diversity among superheroes.

 
Notepad: Risk in Review – April

Notepad: Risk in Review – April

Hacking stuffed animals, a new cybersecurity law, corporate reputation rankings and more.

 
The Cyber Insurance Obstacle Course

The Cyber Insurance Obstacle Course

A number of obstacles facing both insurers and consumers could explain why the market for cyber insurance has not been stronger.

 
Death to Buzzwords

Death to Buzzwords

Banning meaningless jargon to concentrate on real ideas rather than packaging.

 
Notepad: Risk in Review – March

Notepad: Risk in Review – March

Dodd-Frank in the crosshairs, billion-dollar weather, the least corrupt countries and more.

 
Traveling with Uncertainty

Traveling with Uncertainty

Managing the fallout from Trump’s travel ban.

 
Notepad: Risk in Review – January/February

Notepad: Risk in Review – January/February

Noisy electric cars, a record patent infringement award, safer seafood standards, and more risk in the news.