Insurance

The Broadening Scope of Pollution Legal Liability Insurance

The Broadening Scope of Pollution Legal Liability Insurance

Now that pollution legal liability policies are widening the scope of potential coverage, issues of notice and disclosure are the likeliest flashpoints for coverage disputes.

 
Retaining Insurance Coverage in the Face of Late Notice and Misconduct Exclusions

Retaining Insurance Coverage in the Face of Late Notice and Misconduct Exclusions

A Texas federal court recently ordered an insurer to reimburse an oil and gas company for costs and expenses incurred while defending against environmental claims.

 
Cut and Dry: What California’s Water Restrictions Mean for Risk Management

Cut and Dry: What California’s Water Restrictions Mean for Risk Management

Severe drought has prompted California to mandate statewide water restrictions. How will this affect corporate risk management strategy?

 
Taming the Beast: Will Insurance Market Cycles Become a Thing of the Past?

Taming the Beast: Will Insurance Market Cycles Become a Thing of the Past?

Property/casualty insurance market cycles may one day become a thing of the past.

 
Onward and Upward: Trends in Captive Insurance

Onward and Upward: Trends in Captive Insurance

Trends in the captive insurance market point to continued growth and expansion.

 
Texas Floods Highlight Urban Vulnerability

Texas Floods Highlight Urban Vulnerability

Recent storms show how urbanization magnifies the impact of natural catastrophes.

 
Q&A: Taking a Broader Risk Perspective

Q&A: Taking a Broader Risk Perspective

FM Global’s Bret Ahnell discusses resiliency, risk mitigation and the insurance market.

 
Maximizing Coverage for a Product Recall

Maximizing Coverage for a Product Recall

When responding to a product recall, companies need to understand insurance coverage options.

 
Tech Assets More Exposed Than Physical Assets

Tech Assets More Exposed Than Physical Assets

Information technology assets are now often as valuable as property assets, if not more so, but insurance protection lags.

 
Identifying Insurance Coverage for Riot Damage

Identifying Insurance Coverage for Riot Damage

Policyholders facing losses due to civil unrest should work diligently to identify potentially responsive insurance coverage.

 
How TRIA’s Reauthorization Impacts Terrorism Coverage

How TRIA’s Reauthorization Impacts Terrorism Coverage

The Terrorism Risk Insurance Program Reauthorization Act of 2015 features a number of changes that influence terrorism loss exposure.

 
Q&A: Finding Fault with Faulty Workmanship

Q&A: Finding Fault with Faulty Workmanship

Attorney Tracy Alan Saxe discusses one of the ways property owners miss out on claims.

 
Understanding Kidnap and Ransom Risks

Understanding Kidnap and Ransom Risks

Employees traveling abroad must take the proper precautions to avoid a kidnapping incident.

 
Improving Terrorism Damage Modeling

Improving Terrorism Damage Modeling

New models provide property owners, brokers and underwriters with better information for terrorism insurance pricing and purchasing.

 
Ensuring Insurance Recovery After a Hurricane Loss

Ensuring Insurance Recovery After a Hurricane Loss

Seven tips to help policyholder resolve disaster insurance claims.