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Weekly Brief | Cyberwarfare has taken a new turn + more stories

By: Kevin Jessop Date: July 13, 2017

Latest news in the Risk Management world 6 million Verizon users’ data leaked money | July 13, 2017 Verizon confirmed the personal data of 6 million customers has leaked online. Cyberwarfare has taken a new turn. Yes, it’s time to worry. washingtonpost | July 13, 2017 The recent “ransomware” events created headaches and headlines — […]

Weekly Brief | Are robots in your company’s future? + more stories

By: Kevin Jessop Date: July 06, 2017

Latest news in the Risk Management world Are robots in your company’s future? propertycasualty360 | July 06, 2017 Many of the tasks involved with today’s insurance claims can be automated Brokers are key to cyber insurance uptake | Insurance Business insurancebusinessmag | July 06, 2017 Popularity is growing but there’s still more work to do, […]

Weekly Brief | 4th of July – Is it the most dangerous holiday for drivers? + more stories

By: Kevin Jessop Date: June 29, 2017

Latest news in the Risk Management world High July 4th Gas Prices Are A Myth, Says Petroleum Analyst fortune | June 29, 2017   Americans will see the lowest gas prices in 12 years this Independence Day. Motorists traveling for the holiday weekend will pay an average of $2.21 per gallon, which falls well below […]

Weekly Brief | Why So Many Top Hackers Hail from Russia + more stories

By: Kevin Jessop Date: June 22, 2017

Latest news in the Risk Management world Why So Many Top Hackers Hail from Russia krebsonsecurity | June 22, 2017   Conventional wisdom says one reason so many hackers seem to hail from Russia and parts of the former Soviet Union is that these countries have traditionally placed a much greater emphasis than educational institutions […]

Weekly Brief | Accelerating Growth Summit + more stories

By: Kevin Jessop Date: June 15, 2017

Latest news in the Risk Management world Accelerating Growth Summit constantcontact | June 15, 2017 Whatever your growth aspirations – whether it’s to grow from local to global, from private to public, from challenger to leader, or from millions to billions – we can help you achieve your goals. You just got a moving violation […]

Weekly Brief | Your Twitter Outrage May Require Libel Insurance + more stories

By: Kevin Jessop Date: June 08, 2017

Latest news in the Risk Management world These Companies Stand to Gain the Most From the Cryptocurrency Rush – Bloomberg bloomberg | June 08, 2017   For advocates of bitcoin and the other cryptocurrencies surging in value, the gold may be in the shares of the companies that produce the computer processors and chips used […]

Weekly Brief | The Bright Side of Transition to Autonomous Driving + more stories

By: Kevin Jessop Date: June 01, 2017

Latest news in the Risk Management world C-suite needs to do more for cybersecurity benefitspro | June 01, 2017   About 60 percent of businesses surveyed have some type of cyber-risk insurance policy and 80 percent either have one or are considering buying one in the next year.   Greece Seeks to Lure U.K.-Based Shipowners, […]

Weekly Brief | Tuition Insurance: Is it Right for Your Family? + more stories

By: Kevin Jessop Date: May 18, 2017

Latest news in the Risk Management world RIMS supports proposed US-EU insurance agreement businessinsurance | May 18, 2017 The Risk & Insurance Management Society Inc. has sent a letter to Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin voicing its support for the proposed covered agreement reached between the United States and the European Union. FAA Drone/Human Collision Analysis […]

Weekly Brief | Doctor’s office charges $150 a month and doesn’t take insurance + more stories

By: Kevin Jessop Date: May 11, 2017

Latest news in the Risk Management world This doctor’s office charges $150 a month and doesn’t take insurance — and it could be the future of medicine businessinsider | May 11, 2017 Dr. Robin Berzin runs a boutique medical practice out of a WeWork coworking space in New York City. Every day, she runs into […]

Weekly Brief | Little-Noted Provision of GOP Health Bill Could Alter Employer Plans + more stories

By: Kevin Jessop Date: May 04, 2017

Latest news in the Risk Management world Cyber Insurance: Not just for consumer-facing businesses – TechAssure Association techassure | May 04, 2017 The wide range of cyber risk faced by businesses continues to be in the news. In a story published recently, The Wall Street Journal reported that a growing number of manufacturers have begun […]