Product Liability

Notepad: Risk in Review – April

Notepad: Risk in Review – April

Hacking stuffed animals, a new cybersecurity law, corporate reputation rankings and more.

 
Hacking Cars

Hacking Cars

Automotive cyberrisk is not just about autonomous vehicles—today’s cars and trucks, like any other ­internet-connected devices, are
vulnerable to being hacked.

 
Samsung’s Vertical Integration Challenges

Samsung’s Vertical Integration Challenges

A massive recall of exploding phones highlights lesser-known and undervalued supply chain risks.

 
Scanning the Risk Horizon: Industry Veterans Discuss Strategic Planning

Scanning the Risk Horizon: Industry Veterans Discuss Strategic Planning

Four industry veterans discuss how risk management contributes to their company’s strategic planning process.

 
Navigating Product Liability’s Complex Regulatory Landscape

Navigating Product Liability’s Complex Regulatory Landscape

Mitigating the risks of product liability is made more challenging by a complicated maze of laws and regulations.

 
Volkswagen Rocked By Emissions Fraud Scandal

Volkswagen Rocked By Emissions Fraud Scandal

As Volkswagen’s emissions scandal unfolds, legal, regulatory and reputational damages mount.

 
Maximizing Coverage for a Product Recall

Maximizing Coverage for a Product Recall

When responding to a product recall, companies need to understand insurance coverage options.

 
Food Safety Upgrades Stalled by Funding

Food Safety Upgrades Stalled by Funding

Critical improvements to food safety regulation have so far been undercut by Congress.

 
Making IP Part of Your Risk Plan

Making IP Part of Your Risk Plan

Despite its importance, intellectual property is often overlooked in risk management planning.

 
Life Science M&As Create New Risks

Life Science M&As Create New Risks

As life science companies acquire businesses, they need to be mindful of evolving risk profiles.

 
The Ineffectiveness of Child Safety Recalls

The Ineffectiveness of Child Safety Recalls

The vast majority of children’s product recalls either go unnoticed or are ignored by consumers.

 
Getting the Most Out of Product Recall Insurance

Getting the Most Out of Product Recall Insurance

Policyholders need to be aware of all the nuances of product recall insurance in order to ensure that their claim will be paid.

 
Cosmetics Recall Saves Face

Cosmetics Recall Saves Face

After an embarrassing recall, a thorough company response has helped restore confidence in the brand.

 
Inexperience and Unproven Products: The Risks of Sustainable Construction

Inexperience and Unproven Products: The Risks of Sustainable Construction

As the green movement spreads, inexperienced contractors try — and often fail — to manage new risks.

 
A New Era in Food Safety

A New Era in Food Safety

The FDA’s largest reform in 70 years has dovetailed with food supplier improvements to create a safer industry.