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Finding Coverage for GDPR Liabilities

Finding Coverage for GDPR Liabilities

Companies need to consider the application of liability insurance to cover certain losses and liabilities related to the EU’s GDPR.

 
Engaging Employees in Their Own Duty of Care

Engaging Employees in Their Own Duty of Care

Policies alone may not be enough to fulfill your obligations to workers if the plans are ignored.

 
Mitigating Third Party Risk in Supply Chains

Mitigating Third Party Risk in Supply Chains

Digital supply chains can expose critical data to increasing levels of risk.

 
The Value of Safety Plans for Claims Management

The Value of Safety Plans for Claims Management

Comprehensive safety plans may help reduce costly workers compensation claims.

 
Is It “Horseplay” or Sex Discrimination?

Is It “Horseplay” or Sex Discrimination?

A sex discrimination verdict highlights the complexity of workplace harassment complaints.

 
Using Actuarial Reports to Help Manage Risk

Using Actuarial Reports to Help Manage Risk

Actuarial reports can provide risk managers with valuable information on program performance.

 
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.

 
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.

 
Transforming the Risk Function to Increase its Effectiveness

Transforming the Risk Function to Increase its Effectiveness

The risk function at financial institutions is increasingly expected to act both as a cost-avoidance and brand-protection lever for the business as well as one that informs on value creation.

 
Turning to Crime Insurance Policies for Phishing Losses

Turning to Crime Insurance Policies for Phishing Losses

When a loss from a phishing attack occurs, employers should promptly consider all of their insurance coverage, including their crime insurance policies.

 
Taking a Stand Is Taking a Risk

Taking a Stand Is Taking a Risk

As with Nike’s Colin Kaepernick ad, companies face both risks and rewards from speaking out.

 
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.

 
An Enterprise Approach to Data Security

An Enterprise Approach to Data Security

To ensure enterprise-wide security, organizations must employ a more holistic strategy.

 
Investing in Workplace Safety

Investing in Workplace Safety

Compliance with OSHA standards is not enough to protect against potential injuries and losses.