Natural Catastrophes

Year in Risk 2019

Year in Risk 2019

A look back at the most notable risk events of the past year shows how risk has evolved, and points to some challenges ahead for risk managers.

 
The Latest Technology to Mitigate Property Risks

The Latest Technology to Mitigate Property Risks

Remote sensing technologies can provide a new perspective on risk mitigation.

 
Insurers Divest from Coal Over Climate Risks

Insurers Divest from Coal Over Climate Risks

Insurers are pulling coverage and investments related to the mining and use of coal.

 
Notepad: Risk in Review – November 2019

Notepad: Risk in Review – November 2019

Japan typhoon losses, top travel firm collapses, capital cities on the move, and more.

 
The Human Element of Disaster Recovery

The Human Element of Disaster Recovery

Protecting your workforce after a disaster can be as important as securing physical assets.

 
Notepad: Risk in Review – October 2019

Notepad: Risk in Review – October 2019

Hurricane Dorian losses, CEOs advocate for gun control, measles eradication status, and more.

 
Climate Risk Planning Neglect

Climate Risk Planning Neglect

While many leaders expect significant business impacts from climate change, actual preparation lags.

 
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.

 
Two Overlooked Factors in Disaster Recovery

Two Overlooked Factors in Disaster Recovery

Disaster resilience hinges on broader factors like prompt economic stimulus and strong local ties.

 
Notepad: Risk in Review – June 2019

Notepad: Risk in Review – June 2019

Global extinction, Notre Dame fire aftermath, cyclone preparedness in India, and more.

 
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.

 
Achieving True Business Resilience

Achieving True Business Resilience

Operationalizing risk management with data will strengthen business continuity planning.

 
Notepad: Risk in Review – May 2019

Notepad: Risk in Review – May 2019

Purdue settles opioid case, floods in the U.S. Midwest, Boeing planes grounded, and more.

 
Key Considerations for Disaster Planning

Key Considerations for Disaster Planning

As disaster response planning becomes more important than ever, a strong plan should address these key questions.

 
The Evolution of Parametric Insurance

The Evolution of Parametric Insurance

The insurance industry is creating new applications for index-based coverage.