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Tracking the Zika Pandemic

Tracking the Zika Pandemic

As the Zika virus outbreak spreads around the world, businesses must assess the risks and develop plans to keep their employees safe.

 
The Rise of Economic Nationalism

The Rise of Economic Nationalism

With developing nations pushing to reappropriate local assets, businesses face an increasingly unstable international investment climate.

 
Prescription for Pot

Prescription for Pot

The legalization of medical marijuana in a growing number of states has raised questions about workers compensation coverage.

 
Stormy Seas

Stormy Seas

As hurricane season approaches, the shipping industry must take steps to protect its operations and the rest of the supply chain.

 
Best Practices for Workers Compensation Subrogation

Best Practices for Workers Compensation Subrogation

In many states, it is the employer’s right to recover their costs when a third party is responsible for an employee being injured in the course and scope of their employment.

 
Welcome to America: Why Immigration Matters for Business

Welcome to America: Why Immigration Matters for Business

As nationwide debate heats up over immigration, businesses are forced to operate in an increasingly uncertain regulatory environment.

 
Under Fire: Planning for Wildfire Risk

Under Fire: Planning for Wildfire Risk

After a record-breaking wildfire season in 2015, it is more critical than ever for businesses to develop plans to protect their property and personnel.

 
Building an International Claims Strategy

Building an International Claims Strategy

With careful advance planning, risk managers can ensure the timely resolution of complex international property claims.

 
Scanning the Risk Horizon: Industry Veterans Discuss Strategic Planning

Scanning the Risk Horizon: Industry Veterans Discuss Strategic Planning

Four industry veterans discuss how risk management contributes to their company’s strategic planning process.

 
The Risks and Opportunities of Doing Business in the Middle East

The Risks and Opportunities of Doing Business in the Middle East

When considering endeavors in the Middle East, companies must first examine the region’s political and economic risk environment.

 
The Fraud and Compliance Disconnect

The Fraud and Compliance Disconnect

Fraud is often acknowledged as a major problem, but research and experience show few organizations actually do anything about it.

 
Navigating Product Liability’s Complex Regulatory Landscape

Navigating Product Liability’s Complex Regulatory Landscape

Mitigating the risks of product liability is made more challenging by a complicated maze of laws and regulations.

 
Developing Effective Accident Management Processes in Schools

Developing Effective Accident Management Processes in Schools

Organizations can create a successful risk reduction program by clearly defining and adhering to processes for reporting, investigating and addressing the causes of accidents.

 
The Devil in the Details

The Devil in the Details

Exploiting psychology more than technology, social engineering fraud has become one of the fastest-growing corporate crime threats.

 
Buyer’s Market: Favorable P/C Insurance Pricing Expected Through 2016

Buyer’s Market: Favorable P/C Insurance Pricing Expected Through 2016

While property/casualty insurance rates remain low, uncertainty over cyberrisk coverage and potential catastrophe losses looms.