Articles by Morgan O'Rourke

Notepad: Risk in Review – May 2019

Notepad: Risk in Review – May 2019

Purdue settles opioid case, floods in the U.S. Midwest, Boeing planes grounded, and more.

 
Insurers Turn to Anti-Fraud Tech

Insurers Turn to Anti-Fraud Tech

To combat rising fraud, insurers are turning to a range of technology tools.

 
Insurance and Emerging Markets 

Insurance and Emerging Markets 

Emerging markets are expected to be the main driver of growth in the global economy and insurance industry over the next 10 years.

 
Global Uncertainty on the Rise

Global Uncertainty on the Rise

Companies should assess the potential impact of these top political risks for 2019, including possible systemic and secondary effects.

 
Notepad: Risk in Review – April 2019

Notepad: Risk in Review – April 2019

Wynn Resorts fined for harassment, deadly tornadoes, the SEC’s new CRO, and more.

 
Grading Claims Satisfaction

Grading Claims Satisfaction

Property insurers were generally given high ratings for overall customer satisfaction, but these areas of the claims process still need improvement.

 
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.