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Avoiding Headaches with Certificates of Insurance

Avoiding Headaches with Certificates of Insurance

Certificates of insurance may be common but may states have issued regulations governing their proper use.

 
Insurance Coverage for Risks Associated with the Ebola Outbreak

Insurance Coverage for Risks Associated with the Ebola Outbreak

Prudent measures to mitigate potential financial losses stemming from Ebola or other infectious disease outbreaks should include a review of existing insurance coverage.

 
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.

 
The Apple Watch: New Tech, New Risks

The Apple Watch: New Tech, New Risks

Apple’s latest gadget raises concerns about healthcare compliance and supplier risk.

 
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.

 
The Human Factor Risk of Athletic Scandals

The Human Factor Risk of Athletic Scandals

Athletes make for exciting spokepeople, but sometimes their scandals become the company’s.

 
Brandjacking on Social Media and Beyond

Brandjacking on Social Media and Beyond

Companies must monitor their social and online presence for potential reputational risks.

 
Evil Afternoons

Evil Afternoons

Evil is easier after lunch.

 
Global Fraud Report

Global Fraud Report

Global fraud losses add up to $3.7 trillion a year, with three-fourths attributed to employees.

 
Using Cat Bonds for Climate Change Risks

Using Cat Bonds for Climate Change Risks

African nations are turning to cat bonds as an alternative way to adapt to climate change.

 
IT Execs Doubt Their Companies’ Data Security

IT Execs Doubt Their Companies’ Data Security

A quarter of security and IT executives worldwide would not trust their own company to store and manage their personal data.

 
P/C Market Softening Expected for 2015

P/C Market Softening Expected for 2015

Insureds should have many options for coverage in 2015, according to a new Willis report.

 
Overcoming One-Sided Insurance Policy Arbitration Agreements

Overcoming One-Sided Insurance Policy Arbitration Agreements

Insurance policy arbitration clauses often contain conditions that stack the deck against policyholders in a dispute with their insurance companies.

 
Saturday Morning Nostalgia

Saturday Morning Nostalgia

Saturday mornings will never be the same.

 
Five Steps to a Risk-Savvy Culture

Five Steps to a Risk-Savvy Culture

Strengthening an organization’s risk management culture can help avoid costly missteps.