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Marsh Insights: Managing Anaphylaxis
August 28, 2014  |  Views: 271  | Comments: 0 
WHAT IS ANAPHYLAXIS?Anaphylaxis is a potentially life threatening condition in which individuals’ bodies can activate an immune system response to a potential allergen. These react... Read More...
Marsh Insights: Understanding the Risk of Medicinal Marijuana
August 21, 2014  |  Views: 783  | Comments: 0 
In 2001 Health Canada began the Medicinal Marijuana Access Program (MMAP) in an effort to provide improved access to medicinal marijuana for persons with chronic and palliative con... Read More...
Marsh Insight: Four Steps to a Successful Fleet Safety Program
August 18, 2014  |  Views: 1124  | Comments: 0 
No matter the size or specialty of your transportation company, every operation should have designated staff responsible to systemically handle the measures necessary to prevent ac... Read More...
Ebola Epidemic Raises Preparedness Concerns
August 04, 2014  |  Views: 2422  | Comments: 0 
Authorities are concerned about West Africa’s ability to contain the virus. Read More...
Marsh Insights: Keeping Patients Safe: Interventions Based on Efficacy
July 15, 2014  |  Views: 3574  | Comments: 0 
In recent years, there has been a significant shift in the culture of health care, with the focus of this shift falling squarely on the design and delivery safe patient care. Read More...
Marsh Insights: Home Inventory
July 08, 2014  |  Views: 3762  | Comments: 0 
Your vacation property is, like your home, one of your most valuable assets. It’s important to protect your investment with insurance. But you should note that vacation property in... Read More...
Marsh Insights: Using Surety Bonds to Secure Pipeline Abandonment Obligations
June 20, 2014  |  Views: 4205  | Comments: 0 
When the National Energy Board (NEB) released “Hearing Order RH-2-2008 — Land Matters Consultation Initiative Stream 3, Pipeline Abandonment — Financial Issues Board Decision” on M... Read More...
Marsh Insights: Insurance for Cottages, Camps, and Other Vacation Properties
June 08, 2014  |  Views: 3065  | Comments: 0 
How the vacation property is used and how often it is occupied will dictate which insurance packages are appropriate for you. How much time do you spend there? Do you use it year-r... Read More...
Marsh Insights: Determing Consent and Capacity to Consent in a Health Care Setting
May 13, 2014  |  Views: 3533  | Comments: 0 
Matters of health care and law often intersect — especially when it comes to consent and capacity. When receiving care — regardless of age, gender, or underlying disease — in order... Read More...
Marsh Insights: Health Literacy-Based Informed Consent
April 14, 2014  |  Views: 4243  | Comments: 0 
How often are we left unable to answer when asked, “So, what did the doctor say?” How is it that an educated individual with no language barriers or cognitive challenge... Read More...
Managing Global Product Liability Risks
April 07, 2014  |  Views: 4475  | Comments: 0 
Doing business internationally requires managing diverse insurance and regulatory issues and supply chain challenges. Read More...
The 100 Largest Losses (in the Hydrocarbon Industry) 1974-2013
April 07, 2014  |  Views: 4642  | Comments: 0 
The 23rd edition of this Marsh report details the most significant property damage losses in the global hydrocarbon extraction, transport, and processing industry since 1974. Read More...
Marsh Insights: Trade and Economic Sanctions
April 01, 2014  |  Views: 4009  | Comments: 0 
International relations are complicated and unpredictable. Disagreements and conflicts between various international players that may lead to economic pressure to support political... Read More...
Marsh Insights: Identity Theft
April 01, 2014  |  Views: 31048  | Comments: 1 
Identity theft is not a new concept. As long as there has been a potential to gain from the misappropriation of personal information, it has existed. However, technology has helped... Read More...
Marsh Insights: Emergency Preparedness for Hospitals and Health Care Facilities
March 24, 2014  |  Views: 5630  | Comments: 0 
Uninterrupted delivery of goods and services is an integral part of all businesses, but none more so than for health care facilities. A real or presumed disruption in critical serv... Read More...
Environmental Newsletter January 2014
March 20, 2014  |  Views: 4226  | Comments: 0 
Our environmental newsletter covers the environmental insurance market, regulatory changes, fracking, and more. Read More...
Political Unrest in Ukraine: Managing the Risks
March 07, 2014  |  Views: 4748  | Comments: 0 
Organization should check their crisis-response, insurance programs, can and claims procedures to ensure they can sufficiently mitigate exposures. Read More...
Managing Political Instability in Emerging Markets
March 03, 2014  |  Views: 4703  | Comments: 0 
Recent event in Ukraine highlight how quickly social unrest can translate into political instability. Read More...
Marsh Insights: Fire Safety in Nursing Homes and Senior Care Facilities
February 24, 2014  |  Views: 4731  | Comments: 0 
In January 2009, four seniors died in a nursing home fire in Orillia, Ontario, resulting in a provincial Coroner’s Inquest. In January 2012, the Inquest’s jury returned with severa... Read More...
Marsh Insights: Vehicle Safety and Winter Conditions
January 22, 2014  |  Views: 4440  | Comments: 0 
Vehicle driver accidents cost millions of dollars a year in property damage losses alone, but what about the driver’s safety? Drivers within your fleet program can help re... Read More...
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