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new ISO general liability form, The

new ISO general liability form, The Joudrey, Paul In December 2001, the Insurance Service Office (ISO) implemented major changes to its general liability forms and endorsements. Although driven by concern about electronic and Internet-related perils, these revisions also address diverse issues such as the 1995 Montrose Chemical case, construction defects, negligent supervision litigation, additional insureds, […]

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Yellow Pages

Yellow Pages The cardinal rule of risk management is to deal with a problem before it ever starts. Unfortunately, disasters happen all the time and not every company is prepared to address the consequences which could ultimately threaten the entire existence of the organization. To guard against that threat, the Disaster Recovery Yellow Pages proves […]

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PRODUCT LIABILITY GOES GLOBAL

PRODUCT LIABILITY GOES GLOBAL Ross, Kenneth Product liability concepts, which were developed in the United States in the early 1960s, leapt across the ocean in 1985 when the European Union adopted the legal concept of strict liability. Despite this development in Europe, in the last 20 years, litigation has not occurred with much frequency. However, […]

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NEW STRATEGIES FOR REPUTATION MANAGEMENT

NEW STRATEGIES FOR REPUTATION MANAGEMENT Shelf Life NEW STRATEGIES FOR REPUTATION MANAGEMENT ANDREW GRIFFIN This recent book is a clear and concise guide to managing reputation and handling crises by Andrew Griffin, who as managing director of crisis and issues management agency Regester Larkin, has advised BT, Shell Chemicals and other companies that by their […]