Cyber risk is a foundation-level exposure that should be viewed similar to a company’s property, liability or workers’ comp risks.
The interconnectivity of medical devices could spur catastrophic consequences.
When it comes to E&S insurance, innovation is best defined as equal parts creativity and speed.
Hyperconnectivity and driverless cars raise new cyber risks for automakers and their suppliers.
Drone hacking could pose a terrorist threat, and it's already proven that drones can be hacked.
The energy sector is a top target of cyber attackers. A successful attack is only a matter of “when.”
A million years of human progress wiped out by the iPhone.
Bringing factories back to the U.S. doesn't necessarily reduce supply chain risks.
Approach client communications as if you were writing directly to a future jury. If a client ever sues, it could save the day.
Legislators should mandate UR to stop unnecessary treatments.
Surplus lines markets rally as standard carriers lose high-risk appetite.
A look at the latest decisions impacting the industry.
Regulators in several states are moving to define liability for taxi alternatives.
Talent shortages and bidding wars undermine a construction company’s ability to stay competitive.
A case of mistaken identity helps out a claims adjuster during an investigation.
Conservative underwriting and a studious approach to acquisitions built a small farmers' mutual into a regional powerhouse.
Social media is a two-sided coin. It's touted as a business connector, but is an unreliable service.
Brit Waters and his team revolutionized Avery Dennison's risk management process. Now other departments are looking to follow suit.
Health care reforms will change medical professional liability risks.
Insurers must focus on talent recruitment and development to grow their business.
Sticky language in D&O property exclusions is causing headaches for some in the property and construction spaces.
The collection of ZIP code information from shoppers may be short-lived.
Risk managers should expect more weather-related damage.
A recent New York court ruling provides some privacy protection for broker- client communications.
The captive’s health care parent has a long history in alternative risk transfer.
Facing uncertainty, health care needs more conversations about captives.
These five domicile stars can help risk managers learn about forming a captive in Vermont.
More customers benefit from digital risk services from carriers and vendors.
Organizations with better risk management reap better financial returns, according to research.
As exchanges remain glitch-filled, some brokers are being asked to help individuals sign up for benefits.
CROs must sit at the executive table and be encouraged to offer different perspectives without fear of reprisal.
Matt Jablonski, director of insurance for The Hearst Corp., talks about his mentor, changes in risk management, his favorite carrier, and more.
Employers make jobs conditional on physical fitness.
Consultants and P&C brokers seek market share and revenue gains via private exchanges.
It's time to think differently about insurance.
Revolutionary 3D printing processes offer known and unknown risks.
Hurricane winds are dissipated by offshore wind farms.
Are you getting the best from your claims services? Find out what makes a great claims organization.
A dispute delaying Panama Canal construction was resolved, but further delays could be costly to shippers and exporters.
Brokerages help small business take on public works projects that would otherwise be out of reach.
4 key steps to redefine an opioid management strategy.
The ACA, TRIA and compliance issues top the list for brokers and agents.
The impact of tort reform has lessened, and average claims severity is rising rapidly.
Seven issues keeping workers’ comp brokers up at night.
Global risks in education demand the use of international risk managers.
A new sports car and mysterious stops at a dry cleaners raise suspicions.
Cargo theft reveals jack-knifed coverage.
Q&A with Carolyn Snow, director of risk management for Humana and the 2014 RIMS President.