Insurance

The Risks of Pregnancy-Tracking Apps

The Risks of Pregnancy-Tracking Apps

While pregnancy apps offer some useful benefits, they also raise serious privacy concerns and liability risks.

 
Eight Steps for Evaluating Contract Risks

Eight Steps for Evaluating Contract Risks

Risk management has a key role to play in reviewing and negotiating strong contracts.

 
Securing Coverage for Product Recalls

Securing Coverage for Product Recalls

Recent litigation underscores the importance of reviewing the fine print in recall coverage.

 
Ensuring Certificate Compliance

Ensuring Certificate Compliance

Better tracking of certificates of insurance can help minimize losses and boost efficiency.

 
Insurers Brace for Emerging 5G Risks

Insurers Brace for Emerging 5G Risks

New 5G technology promises many improvements, but may also introduce risks that could significantly impact the insurance industry.

 
Notepad: Risk in Review – July/August 2019

Notepad: Risk in Review – July/August 2019

Earthquakes rock California, insurers phase out coal, ransomware wave crashes cities, and more.

 
The Risk of Overlooking Additional Insured Coverage

The Risk of Overlooking Additional Insured Coverage

Additional insured coverage can be an effective way to strategically manage risk, but failing to closely analyze these provisions can be costly.

 
Workers Compensation Insurance Gaps Expose Employers to Injury Lawsuits

Workers Compensation Insurance Gaps Expose Employers to Injury Lawsuits

State legislatures and the courts have allowed exceptions to the traditional workers compensation system that may expose employers to additional legal risk.

 
Using Captives to Insure Against Political Risk

Using Captives to Insure Against Political Risk

As political risks increase worldwide, captives may provide an answer to key coverage questions.

 
Using Data Analytics to Support Strategy

Using Data Analytics to Support Strategy

The top priority for risk professionals looking to develop their company’s risk management capabilities is improving the use of data and analytics.

 
The Case for Uniform Data Breach Reporting

The Case for Uniform Data Breach Reporting

By creating clear terms, definitions and regulations on data breach reporting, the United States can gain greater insights on growing and changing cyber threats that companies face across industries.

 
Risk Transfer Considerations in the Wake of a Construction Accident

Risk Transfer Considerations in the Wake of a Construction Accident

Those involved in construction should plan carefully not only how to minimize the risks of accidents but how to maximize their insurance and indemnification recoveries should an accident happen.

 
Before Disaster Strikes: How to Prepare for Natural Catastrophes

Before Disaster Strikes: How to Prepare for Natural Catastrophes

A thorough disaster preparedness and response plan will help protect personnel, facilities and operations, and speed business recovery.

 
Avoiding Subcontractor Insurance Pitfalls

Avoiding Subcontractor Insurance Pitfalls

Overlooking subcontractor insurance agreements can expose contractors to costly risks.

 
The Seven Deadly Construction Sins

The Seven Deadly Construction Sins

These key construction problems often result in expensive claims and litigation.