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VPN & MFA: Why Cyber Insurance Applicants Need Both

VPN & MFA: Why Cyber Insurance Applicants Need Both

It was around 10:30 pm on a Saturday night when the email came in. One of the few on-duty employees read it and assumed it was a joke or some form of spam. The email said the network had been locked, and the company would need to pay a ransom of $400,000 to regain control of its system. Unfortunately, the email was not a joke. By Sunday morning, the company’s executive team realized the gravity of the situation. They had been hacked, and their network was now under the control of an anonymous bad actor.

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OPPI: Professional Liability Designed for Project Owners

OPPI: Professional Liability Designed for Project Owners

Construction projects are often complex undertakings, involving a variety of different stakeholders, including contractors, architects, designers, subcontractors, suppliers, and project employees. With several entities involved, the potential liability exposures of construction projects can be extensive. While project owners typically require subcontracted design professionals and construction managers to carry Architects & Engineers (A&E) insurance, coverage for a project owner under an A&E policy is still far from guaranteed.

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How Digitization Is Driving Cyber Risk for Motor Carriers

How Digitization Is Driving Cyber Risk for Motor Carriers

Motor carriers have traditionally been paper-based businesses with bills of lading, inspection reports, delivery receipts, and other necessary operational documents kept in tangible files. As more trucking businesses go digital, they are entering a new world of improved efficiency that also comes with larger data volume and increased cyber risk.

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State of the Market: D&O Liability

State of the Market: D&O Liability

Many are finding that the marketplace for Directors and Officers (D&O) liability insurance is easing in the final quarter of 2022. New entrants to the space are competing for accounts, and underwriters are becoming more comfortable with certain risk classes. Trend data compiled and tracked by CRC Group indicates average renewal rate increases are slowing, and more accounts are renewing with flat to small increases compared with earlier in 2022 (source 1).

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The Challenges of Insuring Healthcare Staffing Companies

The Challenges of Insuring Healthcare Staffing Companies

The pandemic exacerbated healthcare staffing shortages, pushing many organizations to rely on staffing agencies for help. However, this can increase the risk of claims. Because claim severity continues to be an issue, many markets have narrowed their appetite or chosen to exit the sector entirely, creating a harder insurance landscape for healthcare staffing.

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Why Every Restaurant Needs Foodborne Illness Insurance
Why Every Restaurant Needs Foodborne Illness Insurance
VPN & MFA: Why Cyber Insurance Applicants Need Both
VPN & MFA: Why Cyber Insurance Applicants Need Both
OPPI: Professional Liability Designed for Project Owners
OPPI: Professional Liability Designed for Project Owners
Secondary Perils Turn into a Primary Concern for Insurance Buyers
Secondary Perils Turn into a Primary Concern for Insurance Buyers
How Digitization Is Driving Cyber Risk for Motor Carriers
How Digitization Is Driving Cyber Risk for Motor Carriers
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Florida Residential Subcontractors Have Fewer Market Options
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State of the Market: D&O Liability
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Hyperinflation is Hitting the Construction Industry Hard
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The Challenges of Insuring Healthcare Staffing Companies
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