Employees are an organization’s first line of defense against cybercriminals. For this reason, they are also commonly targeted. In fact, the vast majority (88%) of data breaches are caused by employee mistakes, according to Stanford University. Unfortunately for organizations, a single mistake can result in costly losses, reputational damage and lost or stolen data.
Medical professional liability (MPL) insurance—also known as medical malpractice insurance—provides essential coverage for health care professionals over lawsuits and claims related to their medical services. It can offer peace of mind to both practitioners and patients, and it is required by law in many states.
The number of older Americans is steadily increasing. According to the U.S. Census Bureau, in 2019, the population of people aged 65 and older numbered 54.1 million. It is projected to grow to more than 80 million by 2040.
Cyberattacks are on the rise in the construction industry. These attacks can shut down business operations, cause reputational damage and result in costly litigation and fines.
How many claims are possible when an employee transfers a patient or resident? The answer is two: both professional liability and workers’ compensation claims can occur simultaneously. What if the individual is an assistant of two? Then there is potential for three claims as the workers’ compensation exposure doubles!
The healthcare industry plays a vital role in the U.S. economy, providing medical services and coordinating care for patients. It is an industry that constantly evolves, facing challenges and trends that require attention and adaptation. In this article, we will explore some of the key trends in the healthcare industry and their potential implications.
The construction industry is facing a labor shortage and struggling to find workers to meet the growing demands of the industry. With the expected growth in the construction sector, driven in part by the recently signed Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act, the need for skilled workers is more critical than ever. However, several factors contribute to the labor shortage in the construction industry.
Insurance buyers face the hardest property insurance market in a generation, with historic inflation and skyrocketing natural disaster losses causing “significant pressure,” according to a new report from the American Property Casualty Insurance Association (APCIA).
In today’s world, where almost everything is online, password security has become more critical than ever before. With cyber attacks and identity theft becoming increasingly common, having strong passwords is the first line of defense against unauthorized access to your online accounts.
Hailstorms can be swift and destructive, damaging buildings, outdoor equipment and vehicles in a matter of minutes. For commercial property owners, such damage can result in destroyed property, costly repairs, business disruptions and lost revenue.