Claims Management

On the Ground: Risk Management in a Historic Hurricane Season

On the Ground: Risk Management in a Historic Hurricane Season

Risk and insurance professionals who weathered 2017’s historic hurricane season share their first-hand disaster recovery experiences.

 
Maximizing Insurance Coverage for Concussion Injury Claims

Maximizing Insurance Coverage for Concussion Injury Claims

Concussion claims present a significant exposure to professional, amateur, collegiate and high school contact sports leagues across the country.

 
Understanding Post-Storm Business Interruption Coverage

Understanding Post-Storm Business Interruption Coverage

Businesses suffering from supply chain disruptions after this season’s storms should look to their property insurance policies for contingent business interruption coverage.

 
Will Your Crime Insurance Cover Cyber?

Will Your Crime Insurance Cover Cyber?

Courts are divided over whether crime insurance policies provide coverage for cyber-related fraud.

 
Construction Industry Addresses Risks

Construction Industry Addresses Risks

New initiatives in construction and insurance are helping to reduce risk.

 
Managing Pain in the Workforce

Managing Pain in the Workforce

Workplace pain management programs can improve employees’ health and productivity.

 
Planning for a Product Recall

Planning for a Product Recall

A detailed product recall response plan can help companies avoid additional liability costs.

 
Key Considerations for Cyberrisk Coverage

Key Considerations for Cyberrisk Coverage

A number of insurance policy provisions can help ensure adequate protection from cyber losses.

 
Timing is Everything In Crime Insurance Claims

Timing is Everything In Crime Insurance Claims

Even the most carefully crafted crime coverage may have no value if policyholders wait until it is too late to take action against dishonest employees or dissembling insurance companies.

 
Drone Risks Create New Legal Challenges

Drone Risks Create New Legal Challenges

Drone liability claims require a different defense approach than traditional aviation cases.

 
Managing Public Sector Auto Risks

Managing Public Sector Auto Risks

Market trends present new challenges for public entity risk managers when insuring vehicle fleets.

 
What Policyholders Should Know About the Texas Hailstorm Bill

What Policyholders Should Know About the Texas Hailstorm Bill

Policyholders need to be aware of the implications of new legislation in Texas that aims to curb hailstorm litigation abuse.

 
How to Avoid “Collateral Damage” With Large Deductible Programs

How to Avoid “Collateral Damage” With Large Deductible Programs

Policyholders that are required to post collateral to secure large deductible policies need to be aware of potential pitfalls.

 
Examining the Restatement of the Law, Liability Insurance

Examining the Restatement of the Law, Liability Insurance

Risk managers should be aware of The American Law Institute’s new Restatement of the Law, Liability Insurance because courts will likely use it to help formulate their decisions in coverage disputes.

 
Three Tips for Avoiding the Non-Disclosure Defense in Trade Credit Insurance Claims

Three Tips for Avoiding the Non-Disclosure Defense in Trade Credit Insurance Claims

For trade credit policyholders, the best way to avoid disputes over insurance claims requires a three-pronged approach.