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Kidnap and Ransom in the Wake of ISIS

Kidnap and Ransom in the Wake of ISIS

The brutal actions of ISIS terrorists only scratch the surface of today’s kidnapping risk.

 
P/C Pricing Inching Down for 2015

P/C Pricing Inching Down for 2015

After almost three years of premium increases, the property/casualty market may be softening.

 
The Risks of Wearable Tech in the Workplace

The Risks of Wearable Tech in the Workplace

The latest smart gadgets present a number of new risks—and benefits—when used by employees.

 
Upswing in Construction Enhances Liability

Upswing in Construction Enhances Liability

Commercial construction may be on the rise, but so are contractors professional liability concerns.

 
Seven Steps to Build Consumer Trust

Seven Steps to Build Consumer Trust

Preventing reputational crises begins with realizing that transparency is no longer optional.

 
The Return of Integrated Disability Management

The Return of Integrated Disability Management

A 20-year-old concept may finally be gaining traction as a tool to address workforce health risks.

 
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.

 
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.

 
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.

 
What to Do With Your RMIS After a Merger

What to Do With Your RMIS After a Merger

When two businesses combine, they often need to determine how to blend two RMIS.

 
Creating Aging Worker Strategies

Creating Aging Worker Strategies

Employers must develop new programs to meet the needs of an aging workforce.