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Fixing the Problems with Passwords

Fixing the Problems with Passwords

Better education and policies on employees’ password practices is key for enterprise security.

 
Tech Risk Knowledge Gap

Tech Risk Knowledge Gap

Many risk professionals are struggling to keep pace with the risks associated with emerging technology.

 
Notepad: Risk in Review – June

Notepad: Risk in Review – June

Hawaii’s Kilauea volcano, NRA suing New York, an E. coli outbreak in lettuce, and more.

 
Workplace Deaths on the Rise

Workplace Deaths on the Rise

A sharp increase in fatal workplace violence contributed to growing numbers of workers killed on the job.

 
Adapting to Innovation Risks

Adapting to Innovation Risks

While innovation is necessary to move companies forward, it also presents another set of risks.

 
Developing New Safety Rules for Cargo Tracking Devices

Developing New Safety Rules for Cargo Tracking Devices

Today’s lithium battery transportation and packaging rules are designed to deal with batteries as cargo, but there is regulatory uncertainty when it comes to using them in transport.

 
Employment Practices Liability Insurance and the #MeToo Movement

Employment Practices Liability Insurance and the #MeToo Movement

Although there are many hurdles to securing coverage for sexual harassment and other employee claims, insurance policies are a critical source for financial support in such cases.

 
Facebook Scandal Raises Data Privacy Concerns

Facebook Scandal Raises Data Privacy Concerns

The Facebook/Cambridge Analytica case offers lessons on the shifting data privacy landscape.

 
Fertility Clinic Failures Highlight Storage Risks

Fertility Clinic Failures Highlight Storage Risks

Equipment malfunctions at two fertility clinics underscore the need for better safeguards.

 
5 Data Privacy Rights Introduced by GDPR

5 Data Privacy Rights Introduced by GDPR

The EU’s new data protection law requires an understanding of newly codified privacy rights.

 
Contractors Must Brace for Solar Panel Tariffs

Contractors Must Brace for Solar Panel Tariffs

The solar industry needs to develop plans to mitigate the impact of economic policy changes.

 
Avoiding Construction Contract Claim Disputes

Avoiding Construction Contract Claim Disputes

Address these key insurance considerations before finalizing construction contracts.

 
Ethical Misconduct in the Workplace

Ethical Misconduct in the Workplace

Fewer employees report seeing unethical conduct at work, but retaliation has doubled.

 
Risk Complexity Increasing

Risk Complexity Increasing

A majority of organizations recently experienced operational surprise due to unexpected risks.

 
Supply Chain Risk Assessment and Mitigation Gaps

Supply Chain Risk Assessment and Mitigation Gaps

In the face of increasingly complex supply chains, companies largely lack mature processes to monitor and mitigate procurement problems.