Business Interruption

The Night the Lights Went Out

The Night the Lights Went Out

How emergency planning saved Super Bowl XLVII in New Orleans

 
Globalization Drives Top Risk Concerns

Globalization Drives Top Risk Concerns

A study reveals that businesses worry most about business interruption and supply chain risk.

 
The Insurance Industry Responds to Climate Change Risk

The Insurance Industry Responds to Climate Change Risk

For insurers, the climate change debate is quickly becoming irrelevant as potentially catastrophic threats demand taking the subject very seriously.

 
Thirsty Business

Thirsty Business

Organizations increasingly adopt water management strategies to control costs and combat the looming threat of scarcity.

 
Seven Steps to Build Consumer Trust

Seven Steps to Build Consumer Trust

Preventing reputational crises begins with realizing that transparency is no longer optional.

 
The Implications of Ebola for the Workforce

The Implications of Ebola for the Workforce

Employers need to be aware of certain legal and financial issues related to the Ebola epidemic.

 
Improving Global Supply Chain Sustainability

Improving Global Supply Chain Sustainability

The Rana Plaza factory collapse in Bangladesh has spurred safety reforms in the apparel industry.

 
New Crop Strategies Target Bee Scarcity

New Crop Strategies Target Bee Scarcity

Researchers are increasing their efforts to combat disappearing bee populations.

 
Mitigating Business Interruption Exposures from Cyberattacks

Mitigating Business Interruption Exposures from Cyberattacks

Businesses should carefully consider the impact a cyberattack would have on their operations and take steps to make sure that their insurance will respond as desired.

 
Social Media and Business Continuity Planning

Social Media and Business Continuity Planning

Social media can affect business continuity in countless ways, but the following steps can help companies improve their crisis response.

 
A World of Supply Chain Risks

A World of Supply Chain Risks

As the business world becomes more interconnected, supply chain issues escalate.

 
Business Interruption Claims in the Hospitality Industry

Business Interruption Claims in the Hospitality Industry

Hotels face many unique and complex business interruption concerns, particularly in the wake of a catastrophe.

 
Business Interruption Coverage: A True Necessity

Business Interruption Coverage: A True Necessity

A worthwhile addition to any risk management library.

 
Insurance Claims for Supply Chain Aftershocks of the Japanese Earthquake

Insurance Claims for Supply Chain Aftershocks of the Japanese Earthquake

In the aftermath of the disaster in Japan, many U.S. companies will suffer supply chain disruptions.

 
Business Continuity Planning

Business Continuity Planning

Examining the basics of business continuity planning.