Findings

Commercial Insurance Market Woes

Commercial Insurance Market Woes

Insurers and brokers may need to seriously rethink the risk assessment process.

 
Inflation a Threat for Reinsurance

Inflation a Threat for Reinsurance

Future inflation may affect reinsurers’ profitability across all lines of business.

 
Revenge of the Former Employee

Revenge of the Former Employee

Disgruntled employees can create IT security concerns.

 
Effects of Climate Change

Effects of Climate Change

Experts suggest that climate change could have an increasingly serious effect on coastal flooding.

 
Risk Management, Czech Style

Risk Management, Czech Style

The country’s increasing awareness of its own importance continues to push companies towards a higher level of risk assessment.

 
Atlanta Can’t Blame Climate Change for Drought

Atlanta Can’t Blame Climate Change for Drought

Instead, the city must learn to manage a rapidly rising population that is increasingly depleting its lone main reservoir.

 
Medical Liability Claims on the Rise

Medical Liability Claims on the Rise

“Worsening economic conditions in 2008 may have influenced individuals to assert claims against hospital systems,” says an Aon expert.

 
Litigation Trends of 2009

Litigation Trends of 2009

Nearly half of companies say they anticipate an increase in legal disputes facing them within the next 12 months.

 
The Coastal Balancing Act

The Coastal Balancing Act

Certain communities have instituted coastal land-use plans to better manage the threats they face.

 
Betting the Farm

Betting the Farm

Though Brazil accounts for one-fifth of global food production, few of the country’s farmers take out insurance on their crops.

 
Seeing the Big Picture

Seeing the Big Picture

An overwhelming number of executives feel that their risk management program could use improvement.

 
Best Brands 2009

Best Brands 2009

Ranking the best global brands.