Risk & Insurance

Construction’s Skilled Labor Shortage Is Building. What Contractors and Their Risk Professionals Nee...

A storm is brewing for the construction industry as a skilled-labor shortage lengthens job times and contributes to higher rates of injury. But there are risk tools that can help contractors get ahead. The post

Posted: Sep 30, 2022

Minnesota Supreme Court Decides Water Still Murky When It Comes to Medical Marijuana Coverage for Wo...

Should worker' compensation cover medical marijuana costs? The Minnesota Supreme Court reviews two cases to decide. The post

Posted: Sep 30, 2022

How BNSF Railway Managed Medical Claims While Working with 12 Unions

Despite federal laws that limit transparency and control of care for its injured employees, BNSF Railway seeks strategic opportunities for safety engagement and improved outcomes. The post

Posted: Sep 30, 2022

Opinion | It Takes a Village to Heal Injured Workers. Join Us at National Comp 2022 to Share and Con...

Michelle Kerr, National Workers' Comp editor and conference chair, shares her excitement for the upcoming conference, set to begin this October.  The post

Posted: Sep 30, 2022

Crestwood Equity’s Director of Risk Indya Wilson Shares Her Career Journey, the Importance of Indust...

R&I: What was your first job?     I had two jobs. One was a paralegal for a law firm in Wisconsin. They practiced various types of law, from criminal, real estate, divorce to tax. I also worked for a minor league indoor soccer team doing marke...

Posted: Sep 30, 2022

7 Questions on Insurtech 2.0 for Madhu Tadikonda of Corvus Insurance

What might the next iteration of Insurtech be like? Madhu Tadikonda, CEO of cyber underwriter, Corvus Insurance, weighs in. The post

Posted: Sep 29, 2022

Inflation Rising. How Workers’ Comp Premiums Will Fare

Recent inflation upticks could be a boon for the workers’ comp industry, though caution going forward is advised. The post Inflation...

Posted: Sep 29, 2022

Rising Star Chase Carlisle Shares His Public Entity Insurance Acuity as a Fourth Generation Carlisle...

Joining his family's agency has opened Chase Carlisle to some of insurance's brilliant minds, enabling him to hone his broker skills in the public sector space. The post

Posted: Sep 29, 2022

To Pay or Not to Pay? That Is the Ransomware Question

When a hacker infiltrates your system, paying their ransom demand right away might not be the best approach. The post To Pay or Not...

Posted: Sep 28, 2022

Buy-Sell Agreement Pitfalls: An Overlooked Resiliency Strategy for SMEs

Succession planning is a challenge for small- to mid-size businesses. And the oft overlooked buy-sell agreement can leave companies vulnerable to financial ruin. The post

Posted: Sep 28, 2022

Protected: What Will It Take for Companies to Withstand Today’s Growing Economic Volatility? Leaning...

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Posted: Sep 27, 2022

Ransomware Resiliency Starts with a Plan. What’s Yours?

Your incident response plan is the key to coming back from a hack attack. The post Ransomware Resiliency Starts with a Plan. What&#8...

Posted: Sep 27, 2022

Attorney Robin Cohen’s Take on Baylor University’s COVID Business Interruption Coverage Win

Many businesses are hoping to gain some coverage for pandemic-related business interruption. The decisions are starting to reach the jury pool. The post

Posted: Sep 27, 2022

Trouble on Board: DEI Promises Abound but How Prepared Are Companies to Meet Those Goals?

Companies are failing to meet diversity commitments. Could litigation be in their future? The post

Posted: Sep 26, 2022

How Providers Can Navigate Medical Professional Liability Risks in a Post-Roe World

Providers likely have many questions about how to proceed in the wake of Roe v. Wade's reversal. The post

Posted: Sep 25, 2022

Taking Policy Checking to the Next Level

Using a patent-pending workflow powered by the latest in technology (AI, NLP, and ML), Patra is making the vital task of policy checking more efficient and scalable while maintaining high quality. Patra's new tech-enabled Policy Checking service s...

Posted: Sep 25, 2022

6 Workers’ Comp Issues Shaping the Regulatory Landscape Across the U.S.

The ongoing impacts of COVID-19, cannabis legalization and medical cost containment are among the key regulatory and legislative issues that states across the country are grappling with, according to NCCI. The post

Posted: Sep 25, 2022

Parametric Covers Are Finally Gaining Traction. Here’s How Companies Can Benefit

Parametric solutions are gaining in popularity, especially for businesses in the crosshairs of natural catastrophe risk. The post

Posted: Sep 25, 2022

7 Questions for the International Insurance Society’s Josh Landau

Josh Landau, the president of the International Insurance Society, shares insight on what to expect at the upcoming Global Insurance Forum. The post

Posted: Sep 24, 2022

3 Takeaways from Rising Medical’s 2021 Workers’ Compensation Benchmarking Study

This year's report turned to a focus group of industry leaders to learn how they’re approaching some of workers’ comp’s top challenges The post

Posted: Sep 23, 2022

Protected: What Insureds Must Know When Facing Economic Inflation Uncertainty

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Posted: Sep 22, 2022

Where Does the E&S Market Stand? Active for Sure, but Challenges Remain

Despite having an exceptional year, the excess and surplus market has had its fair share of hurdles to overcome. The post

Posted: Sep 22, 2022

Risk & Insurance News + Notes: Beazley Announces Best Half-Year Combined Ratio Since 2015, MAPFRE RE...

The latest happenings in the news that could impact the insurance industry. The post

Posted: Sep 22, 2022

Protected: Relieving Aches, Running Marathons: How this Teddy Award-Winner Improved Resilience with...

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Posted: Sep 21, 2022

What Can Insurers Do to Prevent Nuclear Verdicts? CLM Digs In

Massive awards to plaintiffs for non-monetary damages are increasing in frequency and severity. This CLM seminar aims to equip insurance professionals with the tools to prevent them. The post

Posted: Sep 21, 2022