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Geopolitical risk scenarios real and imagined

Last month, Venezuelan authorities seized a U.S. auto manufacturer’s plant in what the carmaker called an “illegal judicial seizure of its …

Vulnerability of America’s communications infrastructure: Aging is only part of the problem

America’s infrastructure is a complex system of interrelated sectors — transportation, energy, water and communications. While a lot has been written …

Foreign direct investment is keeping America great

There are more than 6.4 million Americans who work directly for U.S. subsidiaries of foreign companies and earn wages and benefits that are 30 …

Infrastructure: Built to last for business?

May 10, 2017<p>North American companies rely heavily on both physical and digital infrastructures. Find out why your company could be compromised by …

Ways to conserve water in industry

<b>Author’s note:</b><p>Water shortage is a very complex issue with a broad global impact. To discuss the impact to industry, I’ve invited Ashutosh (Rish) …

Is water the new oil?

August 3, 2015<p>Restrictions of water use in California are resulting in increased appreciation of the reality and growing challenges of water scarcity …

Post event review capability (PERC) report on the October 2015 floods in South Carolina

Climate resilience is a measure of a business' ability to adapt to climate-related risks. By improving climate resilience, companies can more …

Changing demographics

Changing demographics are creating economic risks for North American companies, including higher costs for pension and healthcare, a dwindling labor …

Income protection gaps: a rising global challenge

September 30, 2016<p>As income protection gaps grow, even developed countries need to act to prevent households falling into poverty after an unexpected …

The way we work

In Japan in 1900, life expectancy was 38; today it is 84. Similar leaps have been made around the world as societies have industrialized and …

Understanding income protection gaps: awareness, behavior, choices

October 31, 2016<p>As income protection gaps grow, even developed countries need to act to prevent households from falling into poverty after an …

Winning with diversity: Smart businesses understand its potential impact

Bringing diversity to the workplace has become an imperative for businesses that want to be market leaders. A majority of Fortune 500 firms have a …

Climate volatility: the most impactful risk

September 15, 2016<p>This report explores the rapidly changing demographics that represent a very real challenge, particularly for firms managing …

Climate issues are top global concerns

August 29, 2016<p>Climate resilience and adaptation methods have not kept pace with changes to the environment. There is an imperative for businesses to …

Flood season: how to help build a resilient community and protect your business

August 9, 2016<p>During the extreme weather season across the country, we are frequently reminded of the tremendous impact that floods cause. Zurich can …

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As of June 2016, the wildfire in Alberta, Canada—nicknamed “The Beast”—had been 70% contained but was still burning. The month before that, over …

Climate volatility: the most impactful risk

Climate volatility: the most impactful risk<p>August 4, 2016<p>The impact of climate volatility is increasing extreme weather events and water scarcity. …

Risk management: Floods demand attention and preparation

This time of year, the topic of flooding is getting the air time it deserves given the fact that it is the second deadliest type of weather-related …

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Watching the news and seeing residents of Baton Rouge clean up debris after devastating floods wiped out their homes and neighborhoods in August …

Post event review capability (PERC) report on the October 2015 floods in South Carolina

Post event review capability (PERC) report on the October 2015 floods in South Carolina<p>September 6, 2016<p>Once the rains stopped after the October 2015 …

Post event review capability (PERC) report on the October 2015 floods in South Carolina

Building strategies to prevent water intrusion<p>March 27, 2015<p>Taking the time to develop a water intrusion plan that addresses a project’s entire life …

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Vice President, Head of Manufacturing<p>Cindy Slubowski is the Head of the Manufacturing and Wholesale Trade Distribution business for... About this …