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Insurance Executive


Greenberg Settles Case with New York AG After 12-Year Fight

Starr's CEO and Chairman decries the breadth of New York State's prosecutorial powers.

Insurance Industry | 3 min read



Risk Insider: Joe Cellura


Made in America

Bringing manufacturing back might seem appealing, but the movement brings with it a host of risks.

Risk Insider | 2 min read





Insurance Executive


Ten Questions for Dan Olmsted

A private client executive with Ironshore looks for strong building codes and building code enforcement when underwriting high net worth homes.

Underwriting | 7 min read



Risk Management


Risk Management by Design

Palo Alto-based The Risk Authority Stanford is incubating risk management solutions using design thinking; that means elevating end users into key roles in addressing health care risk exposures.

Analytics | 7 min read




Decades Spent Serving Clients

With a lifetime of accomplishments already under his belt, Woodrow Cross wants to keep going.

Brokerage | 4 min read



 Sponsored: Delphi Technology Inc.


Insurers Challenged By New Technology Driven Landscape

A legacy administration platform that is modern and adaptable to ever-changing market conditions is critical to P&C insurers.

Sponsored Content | 5 min read


Robotics Risk


Collaborative Robots Swarm the Workforce

Collaborative robots, known as cobots, are rapidly expanding in the workforce due to their versatility and ability to work alongside humans.

Liability | 7 min read



Women in Risk Management


Leadership Gender Gap Persists

The number of women in risk management leadership roles is increasing, but the field is still dominated by men.

Risk Managers | 3 min read

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Lower Back Ache? Wait It Out, New Guidelines Say

// New York Times

The recommendations come as the U.S. struggles with an epidemic of opioid addiction that often begins with a simple prescription for ailments like back pain.

Addiction Treatment Grew Under Health Law. Now What?

// New York Times

If Congress and President Trump succeed in dismantling the Affordable Care Act, health care insurance may not cover medication or counseling for opioid abuse and addiction.

U.S. Weather Losses Exceed $1 Billion in January

// Yahoo News

Multiple severe weather outbreaks caused economic losses of more than $1 billion, and insured losses in the hundreds of millions of dollars, according to an Aon Benfield catastrophe report.

Amazon Identifies a New Business Risk: Trump's Trade Policies

// Forbes said in a regulatory filing on Friday that its business now faces a new set of risks: "trade and protectionist measures."

Trump Undertakes Most Ambitious Regulatory Rollback since Reagan

// Washington Post

President Trump, along with Republican lawmakers, pushes to roll back rules already on the books and limit the ability of federal regulators to impose new ones.

Speed Limits on Trump's Infrastructure Drive: Federal Laws, Rare Species and Nimbys

// Wall Street Journal (subscription req.)

Environmental regulations and neighborhood opposition bog down projects and will likely constrain the administration's plan to spend $1 trillion on highways, bridges, tunnels, airports.

Elon Musk Says Automation Will Make a Universal Basic Income Necessary

// Fast Company

The output of goods and services will be extremely high and almost everything will get very cheap, according to Musk.

Report Spells Out Risks for Insurers in Protecting Data

// Wall Street Journal

A report issued by the U.S. Treasury Department's Federal Insurance Office cited the problems associated with breaches of consumer data as a "significant concern."

Businessman Sues Uber after App Glitch Revealed He Was Cheating On Wife

// ABC

The man blames a malfunction in the app's tracking and notification feature for his failed marriage.

Woman's Insurance Cancelled over Facebook Photos

// ABC

Nationwide cancelled a woman's homeowner's policy after learning she had an ineligible dog breed through her Facebook photos.

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