Blogs and articles
Spotlight on technology risk
September 13, 2021With Covid-19 in full force, we embarked on an exercise to understand how businesses felt about four key areas of risk: technology, business, political & economic and environmental, both now and in 12 months time.
Beazley Cyber Insight - SolarWinds
February 4, 2021
As a leading cyber insurer, we have seen an upward shift in the underlying exposure and more of our clients are in need of our expert advice and support. We have invested in a number of tools to help better identify and correct vulnerabilities and have access to data, expertise and insight to address these risks proactively.
Personal preferences: Managing risk in the growing personalized supplements market
January 25, 2021
As competition to differentiate gathers pace, nutraceutical companies must prepare for the increased regulation and public scrutiny that accompanies the transition from off-the-shelf to personalized products and understand their supply chain risk exposures.
2020 Hindsight - A retrospective on a year of quiet violence and a violent start to the new year
January 21, 2021
Join Beazley and CrisisRisk us for the first webinar of the new year. We will reflect on the most violent year in recent history and the new landscape of a divided America where power is changing hands in the wake of unprecedented violence.
Covid-19, Black Lives Matter, De-Funding the Police, the National Election, Controversy, and its effect on Violence.
January 13, 2021
Please join Beazley and CrisisRisk for a discussion of current events and how this time of controversy and social unrest impacts insureds and brokers. Learn why Deadly Weapons Insurance is a necessary part of a comprehensive program to protect critical assets and manage an organization's violence exposure. Traditional insurance coverages, like GL, Workers Comp, and Property do not, and cannot, provide insureds with the protection and services they need. We'll show you why.
Are D&O insurers considering heightened EPL exposure in the current environment?
December 16, 2020
D&O policies have offered individual EPL coverage for as long as memory serves. But why? Yes, D&O policies are ‘all-risks policies’ but why would a director be happy to have their limit eroded by wrongful acts committed by any employee? And why are insurers happy to cover this exposure in the first place, when standalone EPL policies have been readily available for many years?
Avoiding the telehealth risk gap
December 3, 2020
The COVID-19 crisis has accelerated many existing trends in society from the shift to home working to an increased appetite to patronize local and independent businesses. But few, if any, of these trends can match the potential benefits promised by telemedicine.
L’Art de la Résilience : gérer les risques du marché de l’art en ligne
November 5, 2020
L’année 2020 a certes été mouvementée pour le marché de l’art et ses nombreux galeristes, maisons de vente aux enchères et marchands, aux prises avec une pandémie et des restrictions dans la sphère publique. Ariane Roux-Pagès, souscriptrice chez Beazley, examine comment le secteur réagit à ce nouvel environnement d’affaires et en quoi cette transformation modifie l’exposition aux risques des organisations.
An exhibition of strength: Managing risk in a virtual art world
November 5, 2020
From galleries to auction houses and dealerships, the fine art world has faced a turbulent 2020 as it adapts to survive the effects of a global pandemic and restrictions on public life. Beazley underwriter Ariane Roux-Pagès considers how the sector is responding to this new virtual trading environment and how the transformation is changing organisations’ risk exposures.