Insurance

Finding Coverage for GDPR Liabilities

Finding Coverage for GDPR Liabilities

Companies need to consider the application of liability insurance to cover certain losses and liabilities related to the EU’s GDPR.

 
Using Actuarial Reports to Help Manage Risk

Using Actuarial Reports to Help Manage Risk

Actuarial reports can provide risk managers with valuable information on program performance.

 
The Cyber Confidence Gap

The Cyber Confidence Gap

Cyberrisks are the second-highest concern across all business sizes and industries, surpassed only by medical inflation.

 
Cyber Insurance Market Trends

Cyber Insurance Market Trends

A new survey offers insight into who’s purchased new cyber insurance policies in 2018 and why.

 
Turning to Crime Insurance Policies for Phishing Losses

Turning to Crime Insurance Policies for Phishing Losses

When a loss from a phishing attack occurs, employers should promptly consider all of their insurance coverage, including their crime insurance policies.

 
A New Recipe for Food Contamination Risk Management

A New Recipe for Food Contamination Risk Management

Advancements in technology and insurance can help address foodborne illness and recall crises.

 
The Rising Impact of Political Risk

The Rising Impact of Political Risk

As geopolitical tensions heat up, companies are increasingly forced to address a corresponding rise in their political risk exposure.

 
Understanding the Risk of “Immutable” Blockchain Applications

Understanding the Risk of “Immutable” Blockchain Applications

Blockchain has some powerful advantages, but a database that cannot be edited and software that cannot be turned off present unique and potentially troubling risks. 

 
Insuring Against GDPR Liability

Insuring Against GDPR Liability

Will the European Union’s new data protection regulation impact the cyber insurance market?

 
Burning Up: California’s Wildfires Increase Risks

Burning Up: California’s Wildfires Increase Risks

Increased wildfire activity in California in 2017 and 2018 has underscored the importance of prevention strategies.

 
Disasters Highlight Potential Uses for Drones

Disasters Highlight Potential Uses for Drones

Risk managers and insurers are finding new applications for drone technology.

 
Risk Transfer Considerations for Public Projects

Risk Transfer Considerations for Public Projects

Risk managers embarking on public projects should carefully analyze their risk transfer program to ensure that they are not disappointed in the event of a loss.

 
Insurance Coverage for Active Shooter Risks

Insurance Coverage for Active Shooter Risks

The proliferation of shooting incidents has prompted insurers to create focused policies.

 
Reducing Construction Defect Claims

Reducing Construction Defect Claims

By focusing on seven key quality assurance practices, builders can avoid costly claims.

 
D&O Events Drastically Underreported

D&O Events Drastically Underreported

Despite significant concern over liabilities, directors and officers insurance claims are significantly underreported.