Crisis Management

Storm Surge: Lessons Learned from the 2018 Japan Floods

Storm Surge: Lessons Learned from the 2018 Japan Floods

After severe flooding in Japan this summer, experts are examining ways to prevent future tragedy.

 
A New Recipe for Food Contamination Risk Management

A New Recipe for Food Contamination Risk Management

Advancements in technology and insurance can help address foodborne illness and recall crises.

 
Taking a Stand Is Taking a Risk

Taking a Stand Is Taking a Risk

As with Nike’s Colin Kaepernick ad, companies face both risks and rewards from speaking out.

 
Continuity Planning with the Bowtie Method

Continuity Planning with the Bowtie Method

Organizations need a framework that loops in both proactive controls and reactive measures.

 
Corporate Leaders Failing to Manage Reputation Risk

Corporate Leaders Failing to Manage Reputation Risk

Despite the clearly rising stakes of reputation risk, many of the leaders best positioned to monitor and control it are failing to do so.

 
The Natural Disaster Ripple Effect

The Natural Disaster Ripple Effect

Disasters can have broad impacts on supply chains that require assessment and mitigation.

 
Reputation Risk and Social Media

Reputation Risk and Social Media

A new study offers insights on the direct impact of reputation crises on share prices, particularly since the introduction of social media.

 
Incels and the Risk of Workplace Violence

Incels and the Risk of Workplace Violence

Employers need to gain a greater understanding of the incel movement in order to prevent possible workplace incidents.

 
Pale, Stale & Male: Does Board Diversity Matter?

Pale, Stale & Male: Does Board Diversity Matter?

A contributing factor behind many recent corporate scandals may be the lack of diversity and, in turn, limited perspective of a company’s board of directors.

 
Rethinking School Shooter Response and Prevention

Rethinking School Shooter Response and Prevention

Schools need to employ new strategies to avoid the risk of future tragedies.

 
Timehop Provides GDPR Compliance Test Case

Timehop Provides GDPR Compliance Test Case

In July, a U.S. company became one of the first to disclose a data breach under new EU rules.

 
Insurance Coverage for Active Shooter Risks

Insurance Coverage for Active Shooter Risks

The proliferation of shooting incidents has prompted insurers to create focused policies.

 
D&O Events Drastically Underreported

D&O Events Drastically Underreported

Despite significant concern over liabilities, directors and officers insurance claims are significantly underreported.

 
Developing a Formal Cyber Incident Response Plan

Developing a Formal Cyber Incident Response Plan

The prevalence of data breaches and stricter standards and regulations have made cybersecurity incident response plans a necessity for organizations.

 
Preparedness and Continuity Planning for Monsoon Risks

Preparedness and Continuity Planning for Monsoon Risks

Planning business operations around monsoon season can help prevent infrastructure damage, personal injuries, business continuity disruptions, and shorten recovery periods.