Risk Mitigation: Why Proactive Tools Are The New Reactive Solutions

Posted by Jeff Schobel on September 3, 2019 at 9:16 AM

In a world full of constant connectivity, the potential for risk continues to be on the rise. That’s why reactive response is no longer enough. Think about it: In this day and age, a simple photograph captured by cell phone at an inopportune moment can make or break a business. 

Fortunately, there are proactive ways that organizations can deter risk from even happening. Here are the top 3 reasons why proactive tools are the new reactive solutions:

Resiliency as a Risk Management Priority

Posted by Chris Mandel on April 4, 2017 at 11:13 AM

The Transformation of Workers’ Comp Transportation

Posted by Joseph McCullough on February 13, 2017 at 9:49 PM

The “School Climate Solution” to Reducing K-12 Workers’ Comp Costs

Posted by William Grace Frost on January 11, 2017 at 11:45 AM

The physical and emotional well-being of employees is of vital importance to the success of K-12 schools, but the challenge of keeping school staff safe from harm is becoming more and more complex. As a result of rising grievances, the costs of Workers’ Compensation (WC) claims are sky rocketing. Rising claims and rising costs are the curse of school administrators who continually look for ways to reduce the probability of injuries happening on their campuses, and it’s also why risk managers embrace the saying – “the best Workers’ Comp claims are the ones that never happen.”

Five Ways to Reduce Stress in the Workplace

Posted by Randy Anderson on November 25, 2016 at 12:00 AM

Stay at Work: A Practical Solution for Workers’ Compensation

Posted by Dr. Myra P. Keleher on November 15, 2016 at 9:23 AM

In workers’ compensation claims, the main objective for an employer is to return injured employees to work as quickly and safely as possible within their functional limitations through transitional work. Stay at Work (SAW) programs allow this to happen.

Culture Risks

Posted by Joey Sylvester on November 9, 2016 at 12:00 AM

Risk Disrupted

Posted by Chris Mandel on September 6, 2016 at 11:26 AM

With increasing frequency, the world of risk and insurance is facing challenges that are leading to disruptive interventions from a variety of sources, the aggregate of which portends some significant shifts in an industry often viewed as being stuck in a lower gear. Well-known and understood among underwriters is the challenge of the investment environment, which has been disrupted continuously since the recession beginning 2008 with returns being artificially suppressed by the federal government’s economic strategy.

Strengthen Your Fleet Risk Management Program

Posted by Matt McDonough on July 20, 2016 at 5:27 AM

Elected Officials and Risk Management

Posted by Roger Neal on July 12, 2016 at 12:00 AM

Virtually all public entities have an elected board of directors, council or commissioners who enact the policies that the agency uses daily. Unfortunately, only a few elected officials think of risk management when making decisions. And when they do, it is usually after there has been a loss or when they have to pay their insurance premium. In fact, many think that their decisions only apply to a single department, not the entire organization.

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