Insurance

Now Is the Time to Reauthorize NFIP

Now Is the Time to Reauthorize NFIP

A historic summer of flooding underlines the vital importance of the National Flood Insurance Program.

 
How to Navigate the Coming Market Change

How to Navigate the Coming Market Change

What risk managers need to do in the months to come.

 
Insurance Coverage vs. Indemnification Obligations

Insurance Coverage vs. Indemnification Obligations

What to do if your insurer attempts to convert its primary insurance coverage policy to an excess insurance policy.

 
A Change Gonna Come

A Change Gonna Come

Breaking down the coming turn in the property/casualty insurance market cycle.

 
Big States, Bad Insurance Regulation

Big States, Bad Insurance Regulation

Florida, California, Texas and New York are among the worst six states when it comes to insurance regulations.

 
Bed Bug Insurance

Bed Bug Insurance

Two carriers recently unveiled policies for commercial property owners.

 
Declining Asset Values and Fidelity Insurance Coverage

Declining Asset Values and Fidelity Insurance Coverage

A decline in asset values does not mean fidelity coverage can be denied.

 
Evaluating Policies After Japan’s Earthquake

Evaluating Policies After Japan’s Earthquake

After a natural disaster, an essential first step is to review insurance coverages.

 
Insurers’ 2011 Objectives

Insurers’ 2011 Objectives

Three main initiatives will dominate the investment objectives for carriers this year.

 
Buying Political Risk Insurance

Buying Political Risk Insurance

When regimes fall, major business disruption results. Enter political risk insurance.

 
Insurance for Hydrofracking

Insurance for Hydrofracking

Insurance policies that may apply to the perils of hydrofracking.

 
The Risks of Hydrofracking

The Risks of Hydrofracking

A natural gas drilling method has become increasingly popular. But critics say it carries significant environmental risks.

 
Does Your Self-Insured Program Need a Tune-Up?

Does Your Self-Insured Program Need a Tune-Up?

Many insurance professionals believe the next hard market may be lurking right around the corner. Is your self-insurance program ready?

 
Avoiding Coverage Gaps from Professional Services

Avoiding Coverage Gaps from Professional Services

CGL and professional liability policies do not always converge, leaving coverage gaps and unwanted surprises.

 
United States Ill-Prepared for Quakes, Floods

United States Ill-Prepared for Quakes, Floods

No one is buying disaster insurance.