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Taking Action on Climate Change

Taking Action on Climate Change

As the potentially devastating impacts of climate change become clear, risk managers must assess the resulting risk exposures and ­opportunities for their companies.

 
High Risk on the High Seas

High Risk on the High Seas

Marine operators are using new technology tools to protect remote pipelines and oil rigs from threats.

 
Searching for Signs of Premium Fraud

Searching for Signs of Premium Fraud

Recognizing the red flags of premium fraud can help reduce costly losses.

 
Is GDPR Compliance Paying Off?

Is GDPR Compliance Paying Off?

In its 2019 Data Privacy Benchmark Study, Cisco found a correlation between GDPR preparedness and the frequency and severity of data breaches.

 
The Changing Risk and Liability Landscape for IT Security and Data Risks

The Changing Risk and Liability Landscape for IT Security and Data Risks

Growing anxiety about the threat to data and IT security coincides with the introduction of more robust privacy rules around the world.

 
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.

 
Impact of Climate Disasters Surges

Impact of Climate Disasters Surges

Direct economic losses from climate-related disasters have increased 151% over the past 20 years.

 
The Cyber Confidence Gap

The Cyber Confidence Gap

Cyberrisks are the second-highest concern across all business sizes and industries, surpassed only by medical inflation.

 
Mini Meteorologists: How Satellite Technology Is Reducing Weather Risks

Mini Meteorologists: How Satellite Technology Is Reducing Weather Risks

Constellations of smaller, cheaper satellites promise better, more timely weather data for businesses across a range of industries.

 
A New Recipe for Food Contamination Risk Management

A New Recipe for Food Contamination Risk Management

Advancements in technology and insurance can help address foodborne illness and recall crises.

 
Continuity Planning with the Bowtie Method

Continuity Planning with the Bowtie Method

Organizations need a framework that loops in both proactive controls and reactive measures.

 
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.

 
Burning Up: California’s Wildfires Increase Risks

Burning Up: California’s Wildfires Increase Risks

Increased wildfire activity in California in 2017 and 2018 has underscored the importance of prevention strategies.

 
Disasters Highlight Potential Uses for Drones

Disasters Highlight Potential Uses for Drones

Risk managers and insurers are finding new applications for drone technology.