Insurance

Insurers to Pay Record $135 Billion for 2017 Disasters

Insurers to Pay Record $135 Billion for 2017 Disasters

The final tally of insured and economic losses from a disaster-packed 2017.

 
Addressing Sexual Harassment Claims with EPLI Coverage

Addressing Sexual Harassment Claims with EPLI Coverage

As companies continue to address the sexual harassment crisis, they may find some economic relief from their employment practices liability insurance coverage.

 
Mitigating Cyberrisk in 2018

Mitigating Cyberrisk in 2018

In order to fill the gaps and provide financial relief from a data breach, companies are increasingly turning to insurance.

 
What You Need to Know About Cyber Extortion Insurance Coverage

What You Need to Know About Cyber Extortion Insurance Coverage

Although the specific policy wording varies, many cyber policies provide coverage for extortion-related expenses and payments paid as a result of a cyber extortion threat.

 
Do Your Records Put Your Business at Risk?

Do Your Records Put Your Business at Risk?

Companies can reduce the impact of cyberattacks by having a clear understanding of what type of records they are collecting and storing.

 
Hard Market on the Horizon

Hard Market on the Horizon

A costly year for man-made and natural catastrophe losses, coupled with other complex risks, may result in a substantial hardening of insurance rates and terms into 2018 and beyond.

 
The Environmental Impact of Hurricanes

The Environmental Impact of Hurricanes

Managing the risks associated with severe weather events, including the immediate and latent pollution unleashed by natural disasters, is a huge challenge.

 
On the Ground: Risk Management in a Historic Hurricane Season

On the Ground: Risk Management in a Historic Hurricane Season

Risk and insurance professionals who weathered 2017’s historic hurricane season share their first-hand disaster recovery experiences.

 
Maximizing Insurance Coverage for Concussion Injury Claims

Maximizing Insurance Coverage for Concussion Injury Claims

Concussion claims present a significant exposure to professional, amateur, collegiate and high school contact sports leagues across the country.

 
Understanding Post-Storm Business Interruption Coverage

Understanding Post-Storm Business Interruption Coverage

Businesses suffering from supply chain disruptions after this season’s storms should look to their property insurance policies for contingent business interruption coverage.

 
Cyber Scorekeepers

Cyber Scorekeepers

A growing number of ratings firms aim to help companies and their insurers assess and manage cybersecurity risks.

 
Will Your Crime Insurance Cover Cyber?

Will Your Crime Insurance Cover Cyber?

Courts are divided over whether crime insurance policies provide coverage for cyber-related fraud.

 
Construction Industry Addresses Risks

Construction Industry Addresses Risks

New initiatives in construction and insurance are helping to reduce risk.

 
Planning for a Product Recall

Planning for a Product Recall

A detailed product recall response plan can help companies avoid additional liability costs.

 
Key Considerations for Cyberrisk Coverage

Key Considerations for Cyberrisk Coverage

A number of insurance policy provisions can help ensure adequate protection from cyber losses.