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The Quest for Quality Insurance Company Claims Handling

The Quest for Quality Insurance Company Claims Handling

The are certain steps that policyholders can take to ensure their claims will be paid.

 
Working for the Weekend

Working for the Weekend

Is it time to reassess the 9-to-5 grind?

 
Wind Farms Run Afoul of Endangered Birds

Wind Farms Run Afoul of Endangered Birds

As wind turbine construction increases, so do threats to federally protected bird species.

 
Nonprofit Management Faces Liability Risks

Nonprofit Management Faces Liability Risks

Many nonprofit organizations have a knowledge gap when it comes to D&O liability.

 
New Crop Strategies Target Bee Scarcity

New Crop Strategies Target Bee Scarcity

Researchers are increasing their efforts to combat disappearing bee populations.

 
Building a Better BYOD Strategy

Building a Better BYOD Strategy

Corporate owned, personally enabled technology policies offer both security and flexibility.

 
Feeding an Appetite for Trust

Feeding an Appetite for Trust

Charlie Arnot of the Center for Food Integrity discusses food safety and consumer trust.

 
European Regulation Strengthens IP Protection

European Regulation Strengthens IP Protection

A new EU law makes it easier for companies to seize and destroy counterfeit products.

 
Ignoring Supply Chain Risk

Ignoring Supply Chain Risk

Despite awareness of the potentially dire consequences of supply chain disruptions, few supply chain executives are actually doing anything to manage the risk.

 
Total Cost of Risk on the Rise in 2013

Total Cost of Risk on the Rise in 2013

Organizations paid more to cover their risks in 2013 than in previous years.

 
In Banks We Trust

In Banks We Trust

Customers increasingly believe that financial institutions do a better job protecting their data than retailers or the government .

 
Protecting Policyholders from Arbitration Bias

Protecting Policyholders from Arbitration Bias

Policyholders should be aware of possible conflicts of interest among arbitrators before signing an insurance program agreement.

 
Beware of Lightning Season

Beware of Lightning Season

Summer is the peak season for lightning strikes, which cost insurers millions of dollars every year.

 
Establishing an Appropriate Risk Culture

Establishing an Appropriate Risk Culture

One of the keys to an effective ERM program is getting everyone to think like a risk manager.

 
World’s Deadliest Mine Disasters

World’s Deadliest Mine Disasters

Turkey’s recent mine explosion highlights the dangerous history of mining worldwide.