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California’s insurance commissioner issued a release reminding residents to look for coverage under their homeowners’ policies for help with evacuation and recovery expenses during this volatile wildfire season.
States have launched initiatives ranging from cyber academies and public-private partnerships to dashboards, and cyber preparedness and response plans.
Public and private sector experts are planning resiliency efforts to combat potential disaster losses and the problem of underinsurance.
Public-sector risk professionals are facing more anger from their communities, as the mistrust of government grows.
The technology exists to improve risk management. It should be deployed without further delay.
Worry about Zika’s devastating effects is leading to redoubled remediation efforts, but also potential liability claims.
The U.S. Geological Survey is funding the development of the next generation of earthquake early warning systems.
Smart design, regular maintenance, and proper surface materials are the keys to minimizing playground injuries.
Drones can make police work more effective; and safer for police officers. What’s the holdup?
Risk professionals need to personalize safety messages so employees make it part of their on-the-job practice.
The city quintupled its initial policy coverage to $50 million for the GOP Convention.
After nearly two years of planning, Philadelphia’s risk manager expects a peaceful and well-organized Democratic National Convention.
Out-of-date technology and unsecured networks put voters’ ballots at risk.
Creating an obstacle course for “workplace athletes” makes fitness fun while helping to reduce on-the-job injuries.
The short- and long-term challenges of climate change are motivating low-lying municipalities to explore options and form strategic partnerships.
Unpatched software remains a top cyber vulnerability. Low-tech “phishing” attacks continue to succeed.
Involving the community and public officials in emergency management planning can be difficult.
Inhospitable work environments encourage some workers to rationalize committing insurance fraud.
Public sector risk managers often must make split-second judgments based upon community standards.
Is our world coming apart at the seams?
Our health and economy are increasingly exposed to a long-documented but ignored risk.