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At Arthur J. Gallagher & Co., we try to learn everything we can about the industries we serve and the risks they may encounter. It’s a commitment that’s embedded in our corporate culture to expanding our expertise, continuing educational development and gathering topical updates to remain ahead of the curve.

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Slip Trip and Fall Claims: How Do We Address Them?

One of the leading causes of liability claims and work-related injuries in the public sector is slip-trip-fall claims, in which the human element plays a key factor in contributory causes. To address this business risk, it is important we understand what causes these events, determine what the standard of care and best practices should be considered when looking for solutions and risk treatment options. This webinar discusses the key issues concerning these types of claims...and recommendations for helping to reduce your risks.

Tag(s): Loss Control; Public Sector;

Implementing ERM: Key Questions to Begin the Process

Is your public sector organization or higher education institution ready to begin implementing Enterprise Risk Management (ERM)? These key questions can be a starting point for you. Thinking through your answers will help you develop a plan. Even if your implementation plan is for a “team of one,” this will help you understand where – and how – to begin the process.

Tag(s): Public Sector; Higher Education;

Marine Insurance for Punitive Damages

Insuring punitive damages has been a “dicey” issue for the insurance market for years, and it poses an enormous threat to the viability of a business or organization found negligent. The marine market has traditionally excluded coverage for punitive damages specifically in marine liability policies. Read more about recent legal decisions making punitive damages necessary and the reaction from the marine insurance market to this change.

Tag(s): Loss Control; Claims Advocacy; Marine;

Institutional Investment & Fiduciary Services - June 16 - Weekly Market Update

Through Friday’s close, the S&P 500 has gone 40 days without a 1% daily change, making it the longest streak in the past 15 years. While the market has continued to grind higher, the Chicago Board Options Exchange Volatility Index (VIX), which measures the implied volatility of S&P 500 index options, has fallen to its lowest levels since 2007.

Tag(s): Institutional Investment & Fiduciary Services;

Minute for Safety: First Aid

Despite all the safety precautions put into practice, millions of injuries still occur at workplaces across the country every year. As a result, employers not located in close proximity to a medical facility are required by OSHA to have first aid procedures in place (including CPR) to deal with serious injuries until emergency medical personnel can arrive. This article addresses the breadth of what represents first aid protocol, requirements and materials.

Tag(s): Healthcare; Loss Control; Construction; Transportation; Marine;

Are You Paying Double for Cargo Insurance?

Manufacturing companies relying on commercial carriers and other third-parties to provide insurance for their products while in transit need to be aware of the possibility of being overcharged and underinsured. This has the potential to affect your company’s profits and better understand your exposure. This article covers a few of the top questions you should consider when evaluating cargo insurance coverage for your organization.

Tag(s): Marine;