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Measles in the Workplace

Measles in the Workplace

The current measles outbreak has raised questions about employers’ obligations and liabilities.

 
Risks of the Sharing Economy

Risks of the Sharing Economy

Peer-to-peer companies like Uber and Airbnb face a host of unforeseen risks.

 
Making IP Part of Your Risk Plan

Making IP Part of Your Risk Plan

Despite its importance, intellectual property is often overlooked in risk management planning.

 
Five Keys to Using Operational Risk Metrics

Five Keys to Using Operational Risk Metrics

Big data creates valuable opportunities to improve risk assessments and business strategies.

 
Life Science M&As Create New Risks

Life Science M&As Create New Risks

As life science companies acquire businesses, they need to be mindful of evolving risk profiles.

 
Sony Faces Lawsuits After Data Breach

Sony Faces Lawsuits After Data Breach

In the wake of an embarrassing cyberattack, Sony employees have filed class actions.

 
Are Risk Assessments Increasing Your Risks?

Are Risk Assessments Increasing Your Risks?

Poor understanding of risk assessments can lead to increased legal liability.

 
How Not to Void Your Cyberinsurance Policy

How Not to Void Your Cyberinsurance Policy

Misrepresentations, warranties and exclusions in cyberrisk policies could result in coverage loss.

 
Globalization Drives Top Risk Concerns

Globalization Drives Top Risk Concerns

A study reveals that businesses worry most about business interruption and supply chain risk.

 
Humanizing Workers Comp Claims

Humanizing Workers Comp Claims

A little compassion goes a long way toward reducing workers comp claim expenses.

 
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.