Claims Management

The Insurance Implications of Blockchain

The Insurance Implications of Blockchain

Blockchain technology has the potential to streamline insurance transactions, but questions remain about what it can do and how it can best be applied.

 
Digital Due Diligence: Four Questions to Evaluate Cyber Insurance Coverage

Digital Due Diligence: Four Questions to Evaluate Cyber Insurance Coverage

Many companies purchase cyber insurance and assume the task is complete, but risk managers must continually evaluate their coverage.

 
Using Social Media to Fight Fraud

Using Social Media to Fight Fraud

Insurance companies are finding ways to leverage information from social media to combat fraud.

 
Improving Workers Comp Through Data

Improving Workers Comp Through Data

Incorporating data analytics into workers comp case management lowers costs and boosts results.

 
How to Excuse Late Notice to an Insurer

How to Excuse Late Notice to an Insurer

Providing prompt notice of a claim is necessary to preserve coverage, but the law allows exceptions.

 
Marijuana in the Workplace

Marijuana in the Workplace

Only seven states do not allow usage of marijuana for medical or recreational purposes, but complicated workers compensation issues remain.

 
Stoicism as an Essential Conflict Management Technique

Stoicism as an Essential Conflict Management Technique

Stoicism can help risk managers better deal with conflicts and reach successful resolutions.

 
The Ins and Outs of Cyber Extortion Insurance Coverage

The Ins and Outs of Cyber Extortion Insurance Coverage

As cyber extortion becomes common, companies must familiarize themselves with policy terms in order to maximize key cyber coverage.

 
Samsung’s Vertical Integration Challenges

Samsung’s Vertical Integration Challenges

A massive recall of exploding phones highlights lesser-known and undervalued supply chain risks.

 
The Value of Physical Abilities Testing

The Value of Physical Abilities Testing

Testing employees before they are hired can help reduce workplace injuries.

 
Getting Healthy with Return-to-Work Programs

Getting Healthy with Return-to-Work Programs

A well-structured return-to-work program is one of the most effective ways to minimize workers comp costs and improve an employee’s recovery.

 
Construction Faces Coverage Challenges

Construction Faces Coverage Challenges

Court decisions and form changes are narrowing available coverage in the construction industry.

 
Securing Coverage for Cyberattacks

Securing Coverage for Cyberattacks

Risk professionals must closely review their first-party coverage for business income losses.

 
10 Ways to Mess Up Your Insurance Recovery

10 Ways to Mess Up Your Insurance Recovery

These common missteps can make the claim process go south.

 
Building Resilience: Using Rating Systems to Mitigate Disaster Risk

Building Resilience: Using Rating Systems to Mitigate Disaster Risk

Resilience ratings can ensure that natural disasters have a low impact on critical building infrastructure.