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Silent Cyber: An Issue Making Noise Across Industries and Coverage Lines

Cyber events don’t always just result in financial loss but can also cause first or third-party bodily injury or physical damage. In response, many insurers have adopted various exclusions, sub-limits and changes to non-cyber insurance policies. This issue of non-affirmative coverage for cyber events is known as silent cyber. Through various claim scenarios across coverage lines and industries, this article explores the wide range of insureds that are at risk of a silent cyber incident.

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The Ripple Effect of Social Inflation and Nuclear Verdicts on the Insurance Industry

​Social inflation is an issue that continues to gain intensity. The term describes the convergence of societal and legal trends resulting in increased litigation and larger jury awards. As these cases are tipping in the plaintiff’s favor, social inflation is adversely impacting insurance capacity and increasing pricing. This article explores the issues driving social inflation, mitigation strategies and what the future holds for impacted sectors.​

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Healthcare Wage & Hour Exposure and the COVID-19 Pandemic

Insuring Testing Labs: Top 4 Policy Considerations

Silent Cyber: An Issue Making Noise Across Industries and Coverage Lines

State of the London Market - Q4 2020

The Ripple Effect of Social Inflation and Nuclear Verdicts on the Insurance Industry

State of the Professional Lines Market - Q3 2020

Resource Spotlight: AmWINS’ Cyber Benchmarking Tool

COVID-19 Leads to Cybercrime Chaos

Employment Practices Liability: #whatstrending

Is Your Insured’s Website Compliant with the Americans with Disabilities Act?

Insurance Impacts of COVID-19 on the Healthcare and Senior Living Industry

Professional Lines Challenges and Market Response During the COVID-19 Crisis

Mind the Gap: COVID-19's Impact on the Logistics Industry

State of the U.S. Logistics Insurance Market

Lloyd’s & the London Market’s Response to COVID-19

COVID-19 Claims Advice

COVID-19 – Are Your Clients Covered?

Insurance Claims at Lloyd's – How Does it Work?

Resource Spotlight: Silent Cyber Exposure Evaluation

A Budding Market: Professional Lines Opportunity in The Cannabis Sector

How to Protect Contractors from Economic Loss in Construction Projects

Modernized Disgrace Insurance Addresses "Bad Behavior" in the Internet Era

Disgrace Event Claim Scenarios

From Seed to Sale: The Top 5 Issues Impacting the Cannabis Insurance Industry

A Bird’s-Eye View: Insuring Drones in the Construction Industry

Identifying Anti-Stacking Provisions in Policy Language

Understanding Social Engineering Schemes to Mitigate Risks

Social Engineering: An Increasing Risk That Requires Increased Coverage

Ego D&O: Moral Hazards in the Age of Social Media

Freight Forwarders Risk: A Growing and Evolving Market Segment

Top 10 Cyber Risks Facing the Transportation and Logistics Industry

Claims Reporting: Better Late than Never?

Cyber Liability in the Energy Space: Critical Coverage for Critical Assets

The Professional Services Exclusion: A Cautionary Tale for D&O Insureds

Employment Practices Liability in the Age of #MeToo

Data Breach Trends from AmWINS Brokerage

How To Protect Your Clients From Evolving Healthcare Regulations

Cyber-Crime and Social Engineering Insight from AmWINS Brokerage

Don't Let Ransomware Make You "WannaCry"

Manufacturers E&O: Coverage Beyond a Standard Policy

Cyber Liability: The D&O Dilemma

Enhancing Securities Market Investors’ Protection in North America

Endorsements that Protect Your Clients from Social Engineering Losses

OSHA: Priorities, Inspections, and Citation Defenses

Community Banks: The Return of the Multi-Year Insurance Policy

Required State Disclosure Language: What Does it Mean?

Cyber Insurance Coverage for Bank Assessments

How to Soften the Insured vs. Insured Exclusion in Your Client's D&O Insurance Policy

Professional Lines and TRIA: Surprising Insurance Coverage Triggers

The Cost of a Data Breach