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Strengthening Data Breach Protection

Strengthening Data Breach Protection

Businesses must do more than just implement security solutions to guard against fraud.

 
Exploring Liability for Exploding E-Cigarettes

Exploring Liability for Exploding E-Cigarettes

Reports of exploding e-cigarettes are raising concerns about product safety and liability.

 
New Trends in Workforce Drug Use

New Trends in Workforce Drug Use

Workplace testing shows increasing use of marijuana and other drugs among employees.

 
Notepad: Risk in Review – July/August

Notepad: Risk in Review – July/August

Investigating the cause of London’s Grenfell Tower fire, Uber’s CEO resigns, and more.

 
The Kangaroo Conundrum

The Kangaroo Conundrum

Driven crazy by kangaroos.

 
Risks and Opportunities for Drone Ships

Risks and Opportunities for Drone Ships

Autonomous technology may soon hit the seas as companies develop remote-controlled or even fully autonomous ships.

 
IoT Risks for the Oil and Gas Industry

IoT Risks for the Oil and Gas Industry

The internet of things has improved productivity and lowered costs in the oil and gas industry, but also introduces vulnerability to cyberattacks.

 
The High Risk of a Low Cyber IQ

The High Risk of a Low Cyber IQ

Every organization’s biggest cyberrisk is its employees—and even employees agree.

 
How to Avoid “Collateral Damage” With Large Deductible Programs

How to Avoid “Collateral Damage” With Large Deductible Programs

Policyholders that are required to post collateral to secure large deductible policies need to be aware of potential pitfalls.

 
Creating a Human Impact Cyberattack Response Plan

Creating a Human Impact Cyberattack Response Plan

While most organizations have an information security plan in place to defend their data and infrastructure, they often are not as prepared to deal with the human consequences of an attack.

 
New Technologies Reshape Automotive Risk

New Technologies Reshape Automotive Risk

As high-tech trends transform how automotive risk is assessed, there will be many insurance and legal implications.

 
Three Tips for Avoiding the Non-Disclosure Defense in Trade Credit Insurance Claims

Three Tips for Avoiding the Non-Disclosure Defense in Trade Credit Insurance Claims

For trade credit policyholders, the best way to avoid disputes over insurance claims requires a three-pronged approach.

 
Preparing for an Immigration Crackdown

Preparing for an Immigration Crackdown

More aggressive immigration enforcement under Trump is increasing risk for businesses.

 
9 Key Insurance Due Diligence Questions

9 Key Insurance Due Diligence Questions

A thorough review of existing insurance policies is critical in any corporate transaction.

 
Contingency Planning for Environmental Spills

Contingency Planning for Environmental Spills

Proper management can control the regulatory and financial risks of hazardous material releases.