Insurance

Building Resilience: Using Rating Systems to Mitigate Disaster Risk

Building Resilience: Using Rating Systems to Mitigate Disaster Risk

Resilience ratings can ensure that natural disasters have a low impact on critical building infrastructure.

 
Risk U: Helping Colleges and Universities Identify Their Unique Risks

Risk U: Helping Colleges and Universities Identify Their Unique Risks

With all the risks of a small city, institutions of higher education pose real risk assessment challenges, demanding a solid framework.

 
FAA Clears Drones for Takeoff

FAA Clears Drones for Takeoff

As the FAA releases rules for safe drone operation, how will the range of insurance options evolve?

 
The Insurance Impact of the Fort McMurray Wildfires

The Insurance Impact of the Fort McMurray Wildfires

Canada’s costliest natural disaster will have significant insurance implications.

 
Buyers Uncertain About Cyber Insurance Payouts

Buyers Uncertain About Cyber Insurance Payouts

Many companies that have purchased cyber insurance remain unsure whether the policy will payout for social engineering.

 
Heading for Disaster

Heading for Disaster

Many middle-market companies are still unprepared to ensure business continuity in the wake of natural disasters.

 
Captive Creativity

Captive Creativity

Many innovative companies are developing new strategic uses for their captives.

 
IoT Complexity

IoT Complexity

As the internet of things expands, the risks and liability questions become more complicated.

 
Uncertainty Abounds After Brexit Vote

Uncertainty Abounds After Brexit Vote

The U.K.’s decision to leave the European Union will have a lasting effect on the global economy.

 
Mitigating Evolving Water Threats

Mitigating Evolving Water Threats

As climate change takes its toll, businesses must act to address flood and drought risks.

 
The Benefits and Risks of Telemedicine

The Benefits and Risks of Telemedicine

Advances in remote health care can save time and money, but new liability issues have emerged.

 
Constant Hacking

Constant Hacking

Nine out of 10 businesses experienced at least one hacking incident in the past year, yet risk managers may be doing less on some critical measures.

 
Emerging Risks for the Insurance Industry

Emerging Risks for the Insurance Industry

Swiss Re’s annual SONAR report points to the three risks likely to have the greatest potential impact on the insurance industry in the coming years.

 
Protecting Directors and Officers in the New World of Cyberthreats

Protecting Directors and Officers in the New World of Cyberthreats

Evolving regulations and investor expectations have put the onus on directors and officers to take responsibility for prevention, mitigation and recovery from cyberattacks.

 
Soaking Wet Safety: How Water Parks Can Avoid Customer Injuries and Liability

Soaking Wet Safety: How Water Parks Can Avoid Customer Injuries and Liability

While water parks can be fun, there are many risks for owners and operators who must keep customers safe and avoid liability.