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Sidestepping Insanity: The 2010 P/C Market Mid-Year Review

Sidestepping Insanity: The 2010 P/C Market Mid-Year Review

Even during a soft market, we know the hard market is inevitable. It’s the same thing that has happened over and over again and, as Einstein said, expecting anything else is the definition of insanity.

 
The Dangerous Driver Dilemma

The Dangerous Driver Dilemma

The costs and legal liabilities of commercial auto accidents.

 
Vehicle Telematics: Risk Management at Every Turn

Vehicle Telematics: Risk Management at Every Turn

Monitoring the performance of commercial fleets can lead to safer driving habits and reduced insurance rates.

 
The Volatility of Raw Materials Markets

The Volatility of Raw Materials Markets

Unstable prices in commodities markets require producers of raw materials to employ special strategies to maximize revenue.

 
Tech Savvy: Understanding IT

Tech Savvy: Understanding IT

With tech threats on the rise, understanding IT security challenges and, in turn, helping IT understand risk is now a necessity.

 
Disaster Cleanup in Aisle 2: Emergency Preparedness in the Retail Environment

Disaster Cleanup in Aisle 2: Emergency Preparedness in the Retail Environment

While retailers are uniquely positioned to assist communities, they also have to attend to their own risk management concerns.

 
Retail to the Rescue

Retail to the Rescue

Recent natural disasters around the world have demonstrated that retailers can be integral to a community’s recovery.

 
Maximizing Your D&O Coverage

Maximizing Your D&O Coverage

In this volatile economic environment, building a comprehensive D&O program can be vital to protecting your company’s executives. Here are some important tips to keep in mind.

 
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.