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Risk Knowledge is a searchable library of relevant information for today's risk professionals. Available materials include RIMS Executive Reports, survey findings, contributed articles, industry research, benchmarking data and more.



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Uncovering Long-Tail Liability Coverage in Historical Insurance Policies
Policyholders with long-tail insurance claims should dust off their general liability policies to see if they are leaving coverage on the table.
Author:  Jared Zola
Date: May 15, 2017
10 Insurance Tips to Help Manage Construction Risk
Tips for obtaining the proper insurance coverage to protect against construction risks.
Author:  Allen R. Wolff, Dennis J. Artese and Robert M. Horkovich
Date: May 3, 2017
Trends in Contractor’s Liability Coverage
Contractor’s professional liability policies may receive more attention in coming months.
Author:  David M. Slaugenhoup
Date: May 1, 2017
The Danger of Marijuana Grow Operations
Increasing marijuana legalization has created risks for property owners and insurers.
Author:  Michael Cleveland
Date: May 1, 2017
Arson Dogs to the Rescue
Fire scene investigators team up with trained canine detectives to help sniff out foul play.
Author:  Caroline McDonald
Date: April 3, 2017
Q&A: Bridging the Gaps at PayPal
PayPal’s Laura Langone discusses cyber insurance and the role of education in the buying process.
Author:  Hilary Tuttle
Date: April 3, 2017
Determining the Arbitration Obligation
Policyholders are often surprised to find that their policies require arbitration for disputes.
Author:  Peter A. Halperin
Date: April 3, 2017
Cyber Insurance: Considerations for Business
Businesses need to understand the basics of cyber insurance coverage in order to protect themselves from the wide range of digital threats.
Author:  Teri Cotton Santos
Date: March 21, 2017
Foreign Productions and Tours Add Risk for Filmmakers and Artists
Explosions and dramatic stunts in exotic locales keep film audiences entertained, but behind the scenes, filmmakers must strive to keep actors, stunt performers and crew safe while providing only the illusion of danger. This in-depth report examines some of the entertainment industry’s most salient
Author:  Chubb
Date: March 14, 2017
The Insurance Implications of Blockchain
Blockchain technology has the potential to streamline insurance transactions, but questions remain about what it can do and how it can best be applied.
Author:  Mark Crawford
Date: March 1, 2017
Peer Pressure: Is Peer-to-Peer Insurance a Fad or the Future?
New peer-to-peer insurance companies are trying to reinvent the industry. Are these models a passing fad or the future of insurance?
Author:  Russ Banham
Date: March 1, 2017
Low Margins Put Shipping at Risk
Market conditions in the shipping industry may mean crises for cargo companies.
Author:  Caroline McDonald
Date: March 1, 2017
How to Excuse Late Notice to an Insurer
Providing prompt notice of a claim is necessary to preserve coverage, but the law allows exceptions.
Author:  Catherine Serafin
Date: March 1, 2017
Category: Claims, Insurance, Legal
Keywords: insurance, Claims Management, legal
Type: Article
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A Risk Management Guide to Reservation of Rights
The report gives background of Reservation of Rights and discusses what to consider when deciding if, when and how to respond. It also includes examples of these notifications, response letters, while exploring claim limitations, communications strategies, litigation and conflicts of interest.
Author:  RIMS Standards and Practices Council
Date: February 9, 2017
Steady Supply: The 2017 P/C Insurance Market Outlook
Declining premium rates and abundant capacity point to a favorable market for property/casualty insurance in 2017.
Author:  Caroline McDonald
Date: February 1, 2017