Memory Care Facilities: Six Keys for Reducing Professional Liability Risks

Memory care facilities may be exposed to lawsuits that allege issues such as failure to screen residents for a higher level of care, insufficient staffing, inadequate management of care, and failure to maintain a safe, secure environment.

Fortunately, there are ways to help protect both your residents and your business. Start with these six key areas:
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Managing Liability Risks of Government IT Contractors

As data breaches become more common and potentially involve higher volumes of more sensitive information, government technology providers are increasingly being asked to assume higher levels of liability under IT services contracts. Continue reading

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For the Glory of the Game

As a sports organization or association, are you prepared for potential problems? No one wants to think about accidents, injuries or even security concerns, but they are part of sports as is the thrill of the game. Continue reading

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Avoiding Claims-Made Challenges for Life Sciences Companies

Life sciences companies looking to maximize the certainty and effectiveness of their products liability insurance need to understand the nuances of their policy language — particularly policies issued on a claims-made basis. 

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Small Biz Eyes Global Opportunity

More small businesses are eying opportunities abroad, but before your company packs its bags for new markets, it’s crucial to make sure you don’t leave your insurance behind. Continue reading

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Law Firms: A Wealth of Information for Hackers

Today’s attorneys may still scribble notes on yellow pads, but most own and conduct business using smartphones, tablets or laptops. With these new technologies have come new risks for law firms. Continue reading

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Destination China!

According to the Global Business Travel Association (GBTA), spending on business travel to China is expected to increase by 17.8% in 2015. With this rapid growth, the best way to ensure a successful trip to China is to educate travelers about security, medical and cultural risks and accompanying mitigation strategies. Continue reading

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Errant Elf Pilfers Candy Canes; Santa Learns About Workplace Fraud

It’s known as the Candy Cane Caper at the North Pole. One year, the elf in charge of candy cane production began pilfering a few dozen a day. He had fallen on hard times because of some unwise investments and, … Continue reading

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Office Party Planning and Liability

Companies assume a variety of potential liability risks if they serve alcohol at events such as parties. They may face claims, for example, if an intoxicated employee or guest causes bodily injuries or property damage, or guests are involved in … Continue reading

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EEOC Takes Aim at Wellness Programs that Impose Penalties

Corporate wellness programs that impose penalties on employees who refuse to undergo testing have been running into hot water with the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) in recent months.

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