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Posted: July 24, 2014

Workers Compensation insurance is a significant operating cost for all businesses and companies are continuing looking for ways to reduce the frequency and severity of claims, foster a culture of safety throughout their organization and promote wellness among their employees. …



Tags: cost containment medical costs payroll return to work programs RTW transitional work workers comp premiums workers compensation

Posted: July 10, 2014

Cyber security was once the sole responsibility of IT and not a business risk discussed in boardrooms across the country. But the landscape has significantly changed and cyber security is now a front-and-center issue for directors and officers across all …



Tags: Board of Directors cyber insurance Cyber Liability data breaches directors and officers fiduciary duties Privacy shareholder lawsuits
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Posted: June 25, 2014

An insurance industry survey on hotel security by Advisen, a firm providing insight into underwriting, marketing and purchasing commercial insurance, highlights several important findings. The survey respondents included Chief Risk Managers/Head of Risk Management Departments (63%), the head of Hotel …



Tags: hotel and resorts Hotel Insurance hotel liability hotel security hotel surveillance cameras HotelPro liability insurance limited service hotel insurance privacy issues

Posted: June 13, 2014

Cyber threats is on everyone’s mind – the government, large corporations, and mid- to small-sized businesses across many industries – and rightly so. Last year was the worst year for cyber threats so far, with 740 million data files potentially …



Tags: Cyber Liability Cyber Liability Insurance cyber security cyber threats data breach insurance data breaches Hotel Insurance intellectual property Privacy
Posted in: Cyber Liability, Hotels

Posted: May 31, 2014

The third U.S. National Climate Assessment report was recently released along with an announcement by the Obama Administration of a series of executive actions to take place  “to reduce carbon pollution, prepare the country for the impacts of climate change, …



Tags: Climate Change drought exposures Flooding Global Warming insurance company lawsuits property coverage Property insurance severe weather storms

Posted: May 21, 2014

The Terrorism Risk Insurance Program Reauthorization Act (TRIPRA) is set to expire on December 31, 2014 and Congress has yet to extend it, with on-going debates taking place in the Senate on how to proceed. The insurance industry and businesses, …



Tags: Congress hotel industry Hotel Insurance insurance compannies real estate industry real estate insurance reinsurers terrorism insurance TRIA TRIA reauthorization

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