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Arson Dogs to the Rescue

Arson Dogs to the Rescue

Fire scene investigators team up with trained canine detectives to help sniff out foul play.

 
Why Do M&As Fail?

Why Do M&As Fail?

Mergers and acquisitions are a popular strategy for growth, but many pitfalls await the unwary.

 
Flaws in the Data

Flaws in the Data

In an era of data-driven decision-making, businesses must avoid the faulty models and algorithms that can poison their results.

 
New Rules for Absence Management

New Rules for Absence Management

Employee disability regulations require employers to reassess return-to-work policies.

 
Peer Pressure: Is Peer-to-Peer Insurance a Fad or the Future?

Peer Pressure: Is Peer-to-Peer Insurance a Fad or the Future?

New peer-to-peer insurance companies are trying to reinvent the industry. Are these models a passing fad or the future of insurance?

 
The Insurance Implications of Blockchain

The Insurance Implications of Blockchain

Blockchain technology has the potential to streamline insurance transactions, but questions remain about what it can do and how it can best be applied.

 
Digital Due Diligence: Four Questions to Evaluate Cyber Insurance Coverage

Digital Due Diligence: Four Questions to Evaluate Cyber Insurance Coverage

Many companies purchase cyber insurance and assume the task is complete, but risk managers must continually evaluate their coverage.

 
Learning Cyber Insurance Lessons from Life Insurance Underwriting

Learning Cyber Insurance Lessons from Life Insurance Underwriting

To thoroughly evaluate the cyberrisk and resiliency of an organization, a thorough check up must be performed.

 
Hacking Cars

Hacking Cars

Automotive cyberrisk is not just about autonomous vehicles—today’s cars and trucks, like any other ­internet-connected devices, are
vulnerable to being hacked.

 
Accountability Abroad

Accountability Abroad

A new focus by international prosecutors aims to hold more companies and executives responsible for human rights violations in the developing world.

 
Stoicism as an Essential Conflict Management Technique

Stoicism as an Essential Conflict Management Technique

Stoicism can help risk managers better deal with conflicts and reach successful resolutions.

 
Year in Risk 2016

Year in Risk 2016

A review of some of the most important risk events of the year can help risk professionals guide their organizations toward future success.

 
Terror Tech

Terror Tech

From defense contractors to tech startups, a number of companies are creating new technology to deploy in the ongoing fight against terrorism.

 
The Ins and Outs of Cyber Extortion Insurance Coverage

The Ins and Outs of Cyber Extortion Insurance Coverage

As cyber extortion becomes common, companies must familiarize themselves with policy terms in order to maximize key cyber coverage.

 
Equal Work, Unequal Pay: Risks of the Gender Wage Gap

Equal Work, Unequal Pay: Risks of the Gender Wage Gap

A sizable gender wage gap persists in every industry, and increasing litigation, regulation and reputation risks make unequal pay a bad deal for everyone.