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A data hosting company transferred a health network’s electronic medical records, but soon a patient fell ill. The health network filed a third-party claim against the data hosting company.
New advancements in tribometry are advancing the art and science of slips and falls prevention.
This year’s Excellence in Risk Management report reveals a gap between awareness of new technologies and the ability to employ them strategically.
Crumbling roads and bridges isolate companies and trigger business interruption losses.
Growing populations and rising property values, combined with an increase in high-severity catastrophes, are pushing the insurance protection gap to a critical level.
The flexibility of captives is well-suited to serve the rapidly changing risks health care organizations face.
Whether high net worth homeowners take up sufficient excess flood coverage is a point of concern.
Comp payers need to do the right thing in helping PTSD sufferers.
Following a natural disaster, toxic materials released by the storm waters wreak havoc on the environment and public health.
Lawsuits alleging cyber defamation have garnered multimillion-dollar verdicts.
Nurse case managers act as a resource of knowledge, assistance and support for injured workers and everyone involved in their care.
A block of driving time split between personal and professional errands creates confusion about whether injuries occurred in the course and scope of employment.
Insurers generally have a bad reputation because they insist on sticking to the contracts signed by insureds.
Work-related stress is looming as a significant concern for workers’ compensation and employment liability insurers.
Conditions seem ripe for rates to rise, but overcapacity in excess & surplus and elsewhere hinders hardening.
Brokerage claims experts urge fast action to mitigate loss and substantiate claims.
Other pain relief therapies hold substantial promise in defeating drug dependency.
A look at the latest court decisions impacting the insurance industry.
The difficulty in establishing objective medical opinion is an obstacle to handling workplace mental injury claims with any consistency.
When routine surgery went awry and upended a workers’ life, her nurse case manager guided her through physical and emotional recovery.
Payers must remain focused on preventing claims and mitigating severity.