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Understanding Post-Storm Business Interruption Coverage

Understanding Post-Storm Business Interruption Coverage

Businesses suffering from supply chain disruptions after this season’s storms should look to their property insurance policies for contingent business interruption coverage.

 
Will Your Crime Insurance Cover Cyber?

Will Your Crime Insurance Cover Cyber?

Courts are divided over whether crime insurance policies provide coverage for cyber-related fraud.

 
Construction Industry Addresses Risks

Construction Industry Addresses Risks

New initiatives in construction and insurance are helping to reduce risk.

 
How Risk Management Can Enable Growth

How Risk Management Can Enable Growth

ERM allows risk managers to demonstrate their strategic value for their organizations.

 
Developing a Data Backup Strategy

Developing a Data Backup Strategy

Businesses need multiple data backup measures to effectively recover from a catastrophe.

 
Managing Pain in the Workforce

Managing Pain in the Workforce

Workplace pain management programs can improve employees’ health and productivity.

 
Notepad: Risk in Review – November

Notepad: Risk in Review – November

The Las Vegas massacre, Hurricane Maria’s impact on Puerto Rico, and more.

 
Cyberrisk, Talent Pose Top Risks for Financial Services

Cyberrisk, Talent Pose Top Risks for Financial Services

Risk management is gaining prominence in the financial services industry, where boards are devoting more time to oversight.

 
Cybercrime Costs Businesses $11.7 Million Per Year

Cybercrime Costs Businesses $11.7 Million Per Year

The annual costs of cybercrime, number of breaches, and mitigation time to resolve them are all on the rise.

 
How to Respond to an Active Shooter

How to Respond to an Active Shooter

The tragedy in Las Vegas offers a reminder that understanding how to respond to an active shooter situation can mean the difference between life and death.

 
Improving Water Risk Management

Improving Water Risk Management

Businesses in the food industry are becoming more aware of their usage and management of water.

 
The Global Economy’s New Frontiers

The Global Economy’s New Frontiers

While operating and investing in emerging markets poses substantial risks, companies can increase their chances for success through robust preparation and contingency planning.

 
Bridging the Security Gap in the Internet of Things

Bridging the Security Gap in the Internet of Things

Developing an effective security strategy for internet of things product development and use requires adhering to certain best practices.

 
Post-Harvey Lessons for Industrial Facilities

Post-Harvey Lessons for Industrial Facilities

Explosions at a Texas chemical plant underscore the need for disaster preparedness.

 
Managing the New Dynamics of Terrorism

Managing the New Dynamics of Terrorism

The recent wave of attacks in the EU requires a renewed focus on travel risk management.