Environmental Risk Archive
Given that severe weather always has been a driver of property and casualty claims, it is no surprise that the insurance industry is carefully considering the impact of climate change.
A chemical spill that contaminated the drinking water for thousands of residents prompts regulatory scrutiny.
A few real-life cases help show that vapor intrusion risk may be more than theoretical.
Contaminated vapors are seeping into commercial and residential properties nationwide. Buyer beware.
A mere nine states have taken proactive measures to combat the water-related impacts of climate change.
China is emerging as a major clean technology center. But risks abound.
A natural gas drilling method has become increasingly popular. But critics say it carries significant environmental risks.
The spike in environmentally sound construction means that a greater understanding of the risks is required.