Findings

Tech Assets More Exposed Than Physical Assets

Tech Assets More Exposed Than Physical Assets

Information technology assets are now often as valuable as property assets, if not more so, but insurance protection lags.

 
Assessing Canadian Flood Preparedness

Assessing Canadian Flood Preparedness

Researchers assessed the preparedness of 15 Canadian cities to encourage flood resilience efforts and benchmark progress.

 
Hurricanes and Climate Change

Hurricanes and Climate Change

Has climate change had any effect on the hurricanes driving catastrophe market losses?

 
Risk and the Bottom Line

Risk and the Bottom Line

Organizations with a proactive risk management focus saw the benefits in annual profit margins.

 
Gauging Supply Chain Resilience

Gauging Supply Chain Resilience

According to the 2015 FM Global Resilience Index, Norway is the world’s most resilient nation.

 
Cybersecurity Reevaluation

Cybersecurity Reevaluation

Establishing the strongest threat intelligence and breach response program may require a reevaluation of how the business looks at technology staff.

 
Nat Cat Losses Level Off

Nat Cat Losses Level Off

Global economic losses from natural catastrophes have remained about the same over the past 20 years.

 
The Costs of Not Going Paperless

The Costs of Not Going Paperless

Capturing and storing data on paper forms costs businesses worldwide more than $30 billion annually.

 
Cyberinsurance Ignorance

Cyberinsurance Ignorance

Only 2% of small- and medium-sized businesses have insurance policies for cyberrisk.

 
Expanding Workplace Wellness

Expanding Workplace Wellness

With 80% of companies offering some kind of wellness program, nontraditional initiatives are growing in popularity.

 
Internet of Things Use Lagging

Internet of Things Use Lagging

Most executives see the opportunities in IoT technology, but few have developed a strategy and committed funds to use it.

 
Executives Looking Inward for Greatest Risks in 2015

Executives Looking Inward for Greatest Risks in 2015

C-suite executives and board members see some of the biggest challenges now come from within the organization.

 
Natural Catastrophe Losses Below Average in 2014

Natural Catastrophe Losses Below Average in 2014

Global natural disasters caused drastically lower economic and insured losses in 2014.

 
Cybersecurity’s Maginot Line

Cybersecurity’s Maginot Line

Corporate defenses against cyberattacks are proving almost entirely ineffective, with 96% of organizations across all industries experiencing breaches.

 
Hospitality’s Unwelcome Risks

Hospitality’s Unwelcome Risks

The very amenities that attract guests to a hotel, motel, resort or casino can also be the cause of injury, disease or even death.