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Avoiding the Pitfalls of Certificates of Insurance

Avoiding the Pitfalls of Certificates of Insurance

Shifting the responsibility to procure insurance coverage to a business partner is a useful strategy for reducing insurance costs, but it is not without risk. Relying solely on certificates of insurance could create unexpected coverage gaps.

 
Developing a Winning Organization

Developing a Winning Organization

Strong leadership, individual accountability, effective risk management and human resources reinforcement are important keys to making your organization a success.

 
Domino Effect: How Spend Analysis Can Reduce Supply Chain Risks

Domino Effect: How Spend Analysis Can Reduce Supply Chain Risks

Conducting a comprehensive spend analysis of your suppliers can alert you to potential problems before they happen.

 
All My Children

All My Children

Hot dogs lead the list of foods that present choking hazards to children.

 
Safety First: Improved Consumer Protection Presents Corporate Challenges

Safety First: Improved Consumer Protection Presents Corporate Challenges

The Consumer Product Safety Commission has new authority after years of high profile recalls. How will regulators use it?

 
Insuring Nanotech Risk

Insuring Nanotech Risk

The emerging science of nanotechnology creates unique insurance concerns.

 
Thinking Small: Assessing the Risk of Nanotechnology

Thinking Small: Assessing the Risk of Nanotechnology

Nanotechnology holds great promise but possible hazards have led to new health and safety regulations.

 
After a Loss Occurs

After a Loss Occurs

Detailing the steps to take should a corporate theft event take place.

 
Conducting a Fraud Investigation

Conducting a Fraud Investigation

Examining corporate wrongdoing by using the Fraud Triangle.

 
Finding and Fixing Corporate Misconduct

Finding and Fixing Corporate Misconduct

Corporate crime is on the rise. Preventing misconduct starts with changing corporate culture.

 
Mending a Broken Banking System

Mending a Broken Banking System

As the economy continues to recover and the Obama Administration focuses on health care, many are wondering if financial reform will ever be a priority. New regulatory proposals, however, might hold the key.

 
Backup Plan: Lessons in CEO Succession Planning

Backup Plan: Lessons in CEO Succession Planning

Lessons of CEO succession planning from the 2010 BCS Championship Game.

 
10 Common ERM Challenges

10 Common ERM Challenges

By examining some common ERM implementation issues, companies will be more successful in their own efforts.

 
Gray Matters: The Employer’s Role in Brain Injury Recovery

Gray Matters: The Employer’s Role in Brain Injury Recovery

Employers can play an important role in the recovery of workers who have suffered a traumatic brain injury.

 
After Haiti: The Future of Disasters

After Haiti: The Future of Disasters

The tragedy in Haiti, the latest in a decade that saw no shortage of natural catastrophes throughout the world, has prompted a re-evaluation of disaster preparedness and response.