Risk & Insurance

$30M Workers’ Comp Fraud Scheme Uncovered in California

Two business owners have been charged in a workers' comp fraud scheme involving farm labor contractors in California's Central Valley. The post

Posted: Jun 17, 2024

Employers Face Challenges Meeting Gen Z Benefit Needs: The Hartford

Employers face challenges meeting the diverse needs of a multigenerational workforce, especially as Gen Z overtakes baby boomers by 2024, The Hartford reports. The post

Posted: Jun 17, 2024

Webinar: WC Benchmarking Study – The View from the Front Lines of Claims Management

Experts in this one-hour webinar will discuss dozens of data points that were garnered from an industry survey of more than 1300 frontline claims professionals. The post

Posted: Jun 16, 2024

Keith Scranton Appointed as Regional Head of Inland Marine, North America at Allianz Commercial

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Posted: Jun 14, 2024

Zeb Holt to Succeed Peter Mullen as CEO of Artex Risk Solutions

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Posted: Jun 14, 2024

AI, Natural Catastrophes Identified As Most Pressing Emerging Risks

Swiss Re's SONAR report on 13 emerging risks aims to help businesses and insurers prepare for potential threats. The post AI, Natural Catastrophes...

Posted: Jun 14, 2024

Noel Pearman Appointed as Chief Underwriting Officer for Bermuda at AXA XL

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Posted: Jun 14, 2024

Mary Boyd to Assume Role as CEO of Hiscox’s USA Business Unit

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Posted: Jun 14, 2024

11 Questions for Tom Nasso, Chief Underwriting Officer of the Falvey Insurance Group

It's interesting to observe how quickly you can identify a serious student in the industry. From the very beginning, their curiosity and eagerness to learn stand out. They ask thoughtful questions, seeking to understand the intricacies of th...

Posted: Jun 14, 2024

Business Owners Cite Top Worries, Including Uninsured Risks

Extreme weather events were a top concern of business owners, followed by cyber, supply chain and U.S. elections, according to the survey from Gallagher. The post

Posted: Jun 13, 2024

Why Risk Transfer Is Essential To A Motor Carrier

Trucking is a bustling industry, where the movement of goods is constant and motor carriers are responsible for delivering freight efficiently and on time. The post

Posted: Jun 13, 2024

Unbundled Fronting: Resilience In Uncertain Times

Volatility and uncertainty in any environment can create challenges but they can also create opportunities. Those who are willing to adapt and are motivated to succeed can flourish. The post

Posted: Jun 13, 2024

Demographic Disparities Contribute to Workplace Musculoskeletal Disorder Risks

Demographic groups face disproportionate MSD risks, showing the need for DEI factors to be considered in ergonomics and safety, according to the National Safety Council. The post

Posted: Jun 12, 2024

Court Denies Perdue Farm Employee’s Worker’s Compensation Appeal

Virginia court denies worker's comp claim, citing insufficient evidence that workplace conditions caused claimant's injuries. The post

Posted: Jun 12, 2024

Virginia Court Denies Perdue Employee’s Worker’s Compensation Appeal

Virginia court denies worker's comp claim, citing insufficient evidence that workplace conditions caused claimant's injuries. The post

Posted: Jun 12, 2024

Cyber Claims, Ransomware Attacks Reach Record Levels

Marsh reports record number of cyber claims in 2023, with ransomware demands soaring despite more companies refusing to pay. The post

Posted: Jun 12, 2024

6 Questions with CFC’s George Beattie on Insuring the Carbon Credit Market

At the recent CFC Summit in Toronto, Risk & Insurance sat down with George Beattie, head of innovation at CFC, to discuss the London-based insurer’s latest offerings. The post

Posted: Jun 12, 2024

PRMA’s CEO Diane Delaney Talks to Risk & Insurance About High-Net-Worth Risk Transfer

Having a broad experience in the high net worth space, PRMA's Diane Delaney is excited to be putting that to work for the organization she now leads. The post

Posted: Jun 11, 2024

PRMA’s Executive Director Diane Delaney Talks to Risk & Insurance About High-Net-Worth Risk Transfer

Having a broad experience in the high net worth space, PRMA's Diane Delaney is excited to be putting that to work for the organization she now leads. The post

Posted: Jun 11, 2024

How the Whole Worker Approach Is Transforming Claims and Outcomes

The Whole Worker model is placing the injured worker at the center of care, taking into account their emotional wellbeing and working to create a sense of calm to their anxiety-inducing injuries. The post

Posted: Jun 11, 2024

Nuclear Verdicts Surge With Median Award Near $24M in 2023

Jury verdicts exceeding $10 million are on the rise, impacting businesses, industries, and society, according to Institute for Legal Reform analysis. The post

Posted: Jun 11, 2024

Cowbell’s Chief Product Officer Rajeev Gupta Talks to Risk & Insurance

While we still conduct traditional assessments, such as scanning internet-facing systems to identify vulnerabilities, we take it a step further by applying AI models to truly understand the risk. There's a common misunderstanding in the market tha...

Posted: Jun 11, 2024

Allianz’s Jarrod Schlesinger on Navigating ESG, AI and other Risks Impacting Financial Lines

Navigating the intricacies of ESG, the challenges of AI in underwriting and the effects of inflation on the financial lines sector. The post

Posted: Jun 10, 2024

Protected: On-Demand Webinar — Maximizing Efficiency and Outcomes: Four Foundational Pillars to a Su...

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Posted: Jun 10, 2024

Industrial Workers Express Concerns About Workplace Safety Gaps

Vector Solutions' survey of industrial workers uncovers concerns about safety risks, gaps in training and employer priorities. The post ...

Posted: Jun 10, 2024