Health and Wellness

Notepad: Risk in Review – September

Notepad: Risk in Review – September

Wildfires Burn Throughout California In August, the Mendocino Complex fire in Northern California became the largest wildfire in the state’s history. By Aug. 12, it […]

 
What to Do in Case of an On-Site Injury

What to Do in Case of an On-Site Injury

Proper procedures for responding to workplace accidents can help companies minimize costs.

 
Notepad: Risk in Review – July/August

Notepad: Risk in Review – July/August

Banning plastic straws, South Korea’s new workweek, digital privacy laws, and more.

 
Workplace Deaths on the Rise

Workplace Deaths on the Rise

A sharp increase in fatal workplace violence contributed to growing numbers of workers killed on the job.

 
Helping the Helpers: Supporting the Resilience of First Responders

Helping the Helpers: Supporting the Resilience of First Responders

Employers can provide proper training and education to prepare responders for the physical and mental toll they may experience.

 
Preventing Slip and Fall Accidents in the Workplace

Preventing Slip and Fall Accidents in the Workplace

Developing a strategy to address slips, trips and falls can save companies billions of dollars in direct workers compensation costs.

 
Fertility Clinic Failures Highlight Storage Risks

Fertility Clinic Failures Highlight Storage Risks

Equipment malfunctions at two fertility clinics underscore the need for better safeguards.

 
Paws and Effect: Assistance Animals Bring Challenge and Opportunity

Paws and Effect: Assistance Animals Bring Challenge and Opportunity

From service dogs to emotional support pigs, rabbits and ducks, an expanding range of assistance animals are creating new business challenges.

 
Addressing Construction Risks with Technology

Addressing Construction Risks with Technology

Advances in technology promise to improve safety in the construction industry.

 
Managing Pain in the Workforce

Managing Pain in the Workforce

Workplace pain management programs can improve employees’ health and productivity.

 
Safer Work Through Predictive Analytics

Safer Work Through Predictive Analytics

Data analysis strategies can make workplace safety programs more proactive.

 
European Forecast Heats Up

European Forecast Heats Up

The summer heat wave in southern Europe may be a sign of the fatal weather extremes to come.

 
New Trends in Workforce Drug Use

New Trends in Workforce Drug Use

Workplace testing shows increasing use of marijuana and other drugs among employees.

 
Creating a Human Impact Cyberattack Response Plan

Creating a Human Impact Cyberattack Response Plan

While most organizations have an information security plan in place to defend their data and infrastructure, they often are not as prepared to deal with the human consequences of an attack.

 
Investing in the Insurtech Toolbox

Investing in the Insurtech Toolbox

New technology startups are shaking up insurance—and, potentially, risk management.