Safety

Incels and the Risk of Workplace Violence

Incels and the Risk of Workplace Violence

Employers need to gain a greater understanding of the incel movement in order to prevent possible workplace incidents.

 
Rethinking School Shooter Response and Prevention

Rethinking School Shooter Response and Prevention

Schools need to employ new strategies to avoid the risk of future tragedies.

 
Insurance Coverage for Active Shooter Risks

Insurance Coverage for Active Shooter Risks

The proliferation of shooting incidents has prompted insurers to create focused policies.

 
Reducing Construction Defect Claims

Reducing Construction Defect Claims

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

 
Fire Traps

Fire Traps

Amid a global boom in high-rise construction, thousands of buildings still lack adequate fire protection, creating elevated property and safety risks.

 
What to Do in Case of an On-Site Injury

What to Do in Case of an On-Site Injury

Proper procedures for responding to workplace accidents can help companies minimize costs.

 
Notepad: Risk in Review – June

Notepad: Risk in Review – June

Hawaii’s Kilauea volcano, NRA suing New York, an E. coli outbreak in lettuce, and more.

 
Workplace Deaths on the Rise

Workplace Deaths on the Rise

A sharp increase in fatal workplace violence contributed to growing numbers of workers killed on the job.

 
Developing New Safety Rules for Cargo Tracking Devices

Developing New Safety Rules for Cargo Tracking Devices

Today’s lithium battery transportation and packaging rules are designed to deal with batteries as cargo, but there is regulatory uncertainty when it comes to using them in transport.

 
Developing an Effective Disaster Preparedness and Communication Plan

Developing an Effective Disaster Preparedness and Communication Plan

Organizations must prepare for effective communications before, during and after severe weather events.

 
Helping the Helpers: Supporting the Resilience of First Responders

Helping the Helpers: Supporting the Resilience of First Responders

Employers can provide proper training and education to prepare responders for the physical and mental toll they may experience.

 
Preventing Slip and Fall Accidents in the Workplace

Preventing Slip and Fall Accidents in the Workplace

Developing a strategy to address slips, trips and falls can save companies billions of dollars in direct workers compensation costs.

 
Paws and Effect: Assistance Animals Bring Challenge and Opportunity

Paws and Effect: Assistance Animals Bring Challenge and Opportunity

From service dogs to emotional support pigs, rabbits and ducks, an expanding range of assistance animals are creating new business challenges.

 
Active Shooter Coverage Gaining Traction

Active Shooter Coverage Gaining Traction

Insurance products are adapting as the number of mass shootings grows.

 
Notepad: Risk in Review – April

Notepad: Risk in Review – April

NRA boycotts, Harvey Weinstein’s insurance claims, SEC cybersecurity guidance and more.