Product Liability

Strengthening the Links: How Blockchain Can Help Manage Supply Chain Risk

Strengthening the Links: How Blockchain Can Help Manage Supply Chain Risk

Many companies are looking to blockchain for help managing supply chain risk.

 
Mitigating Construction Risk with Technology

Mitigating Construction Risk with Technology

New technology offers promise for reducing worksite hazards.

 
Notepad: Risk in Review – September 2019

Notepad: Risk in Review – September 2019

Tesla’s safety claims scrutinized, Capital One hacked, global food supply at risk, and more.

 
The Risks of Pregnancy-Tracking Apps

The Risks of Pregnancy-Tracking Apps

While pregnancy apps offer some useful benefits, they also raise serious privacy concerns and liability risks.

 
Securing Coverage for Product Recalls

Securing Coverage for Product Recalls

Recent litigation underscores the importance of reviewing the fine print in recall coverage.

 
Diagnosis: Risk – The Product Liability Challenges of Diagnostic Health Tech

Diagnosis: Risk – The Product Liability Challenges of Diagnostic Health Tech

New digital health technology, especially in diagnostics, poses product liability questions.

 
New Opioid Lawsuits Hold Executives Liable

New Opioid Lawsuits Hold Executives Liable

In an effort to stem the opioid crisis, prosecutors are taking their fight to the boardroom.

 
Notepad: Risk in Review – June 2019

Notepad: Risk in Review – June 2019

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

 
Avoiding Subcontractor Insurance Pitfalls

Avoiding Subcontractor Insurance Pitfalls

Overlooking subcontractor insurance agreements can expose contractors to costly risks.

 
The Seven Deadly Construction Sins

The Seven Deadly Construction Sins

These key construction problems often result in expensive claims and litigation.

 
The Looming Long-Tail Risk of E-Cigarettes

The Looming Long-Tail Risk of E-Cigarettes

E-cigarette makers may be facing mass liability from long-term consumer health issues.

 
Reputation Risk and Social Media

Reputation Risk and Social Media

A new study offers insights on the direct impact of reputation crises on share prices, particularly since the introduction of social media.

 
Reducing Construction Defect Claims

Reducing Construction Defect Claims

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

 
5 Things to Know About Innovator Liability

5 Things to Know About Innovator Liability

A controversial tort theory could expose drug manufacturers to new avenues of liability.

 
Planning for a Product Recall

Planning for a Product Recall

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