Workplace risk in a (post)-pandemic world: Episode two
May 11, 2022Here to shine a light specifically on control system breakdown, Jim Rizzo, US Executive Risk Underwriter at Beazley explains how the way we work has changed and how the pattern of risk has changed as well.
Are You Prepared for a Deadly Weapon Event?
December 10, 2019
Beazley’s Chris Parker and Lucy Straker and Firestorm’s Harry Rhulen discuss the Beazley Deadly Weapon Protection insurance solution – the collaboration with Firestorm, a provider of invaluable crisis management skills and expertise to companies – and ask: “Are you prepared for A Deadly Weapon Event?”
Healthcare risks in the digital age
November 18, 2019
Telemedicine has opened up access to healthcare for many in the UK by providing an alternative way to get routine care. As a supplement to face-to-face consultations it has the potential to bring many benefits but there are concerns this may compromise the quality of care – increasing the potential for claims against both healthcare providers and those who supply the technology.
Wage & Hour Issues Facing the Healthcare Industry
October 14, 2019
Given the scale and complexity of many of their employment structures, healthcare employers present an inviting target for plaintiff lawyers and face collective and class actions alleging failures to comply with overtime or other compensation requirements.
DOL Issues Long-awaited Final Rule on White Collar Overtime Exemption
October 4, 2019
The long running saga of changes to the salary threshold for white collar exemptions from overtime entitlement seems to be reaching a conclusion. The US Department of Labor announced its final rule on September 24 and it will be effective from January 1, 2020.