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Safety Rules Put Railroads Back on Track

Safety Rules Put Railroads Back on Track

Accidents involving freight trains carrying crude oil have prompted a new focus on rail safety.

 
TRIA’s Importance to Risk Managers

TRIA’s Importance to Risk Managers

Many businesses could find themselves priced out of the terrorism insurance market if TRIA is allowed to expire.

 
Directors & Officers Abroad: The Rise of D&O Litigation Around the World

Directors & Officers Abroad: The Rise of D&O Litigation Around the World

As U.S.-style regulations take hold in other countries, corporate directors and officers are becoming a popular target for litigation.

 
Bad Medicine: Managing the Risks of Disruptive Behaviors in Health Care Settings

Bad Medicine: Managing the Risks of Disruptive Behaviors in Health Care Settings

Disruptive behaviors in health care settings can have serious repercussions.

 
The Value of a Medical Staff Risk Management Check-up

The Value of a Medical Staff Risk Management Check-up

Disruptive behaviors in health care settings can have serious repercussions on patient safety and the quality of care.

 
The Effect of a Hardening Workers  Compensation Market

The Effect of a Hardening Workers Compensation Market

In the insurance world, modest year-over-year rate increases have led many to declare the soft market to be over.

 
Defending Climate Change Liability

Defending Climate Change Liability

Two key defense strategies continue to make it difficult for plaintiffs to prevail in climate change liability cases.

 
Legal Considerations for Captive Claims

Legal Considerations for Captive Claims

While captive insurance companies can serve very useful purposes, the benefits can be difficult to realize when companies expect them to function as “plug-and-play” solutions.

 
Faithful Risk Management

Faithful Risk Management

Risk management is commonplace within corporations, but houses of worship are lagging behind.