Articles by Morgan O'Rourke

Notepad: Risk in Review – March 2019

Notepad: Risk in Review – March 2019

Spotlight on sex trafficking, a GDPR fine for Google, PG&E’s bankruptcy, and more.

 
Inadequate Risk Management Implementation

Inadequate Risk Management Implementation

A recent survey found that business leaders are failing to effectively implement risk management programs in these three key areas.

 
Notepad: Risk in Review – January/February 2019

Notepad: Risk in Review – January/February 2019

Marriott discloses massive breach, fatal work injuries decline, NFIP extended and more.

 
Confidence in Crisis Management

Confidence in Crisis Management

These three trends among those who are “very confident” in their crisis management plans should inform best practices.

 
The Year’s Worst Password Offenders

The Year’s Worst Password Offenders

These high-profile individuals and organizations made the most significant password-related mistakes during the year.

 
Year in Risk 2018

Year in Risk 2018

By examining some of the most notable risk events of the past year, risk managers can better understand the challenges and opportunities on the horizon.

 
Cyber Insurance Market Trends

Cyber Insurance Market Trends

A new survey offers insight into who’s purchased new cyber insurance policies in 2018 and why.

 
Promoting Truck Driver Health

Promoting Truck Driver Health

Truck drivers are at notably higher risk for serious health conditions that can also affect job performance.

 
The Rising Impact of Political Risk

The Rising Impact of Political Risk

As geopolitical tensions heat up, companies are increasingly forced to address a corresponding rise in their political risk exposure.

 
Notepad: Risk in Review – November

Notepad: Risk in Review – November

A dire global warming prediction, a deadly earthquake strikes Indonesia, and more.

 
Cyberattacks Increase Public Sector Risk

Cyberattacks Increase Public Sector Risk

If left unchecked, cyberrisk in the public sector could not only erode public trust in these enterprises, but negatively impact their credit ratings.

 
Notepad: Risk in Review – October

Notepad: Risk in Review – October

Brazil’s museum fire, deadly floods in India, Nike’s controversial ad, and more.

 
Notepad: Risk in Review – September

Notepad: Risk in Review – September

Wildfires Burn Throughout California In August, the Mendocino Complex fire in Northern California became the largest wildfire in the state’s history. By Aug. 12, it […]

 
Total Cost of Risk Declines Again

Total Cost of Risk Declines Again

RIMS and Advisen report a fourth year of decreasing total cost of risk.

 
Notepad: Risk in Review – July/August

Notepad: Risk in Review – July/August

Banning plastic straws, South Korea’s new workweek, digital privacy laws, and more.