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RISK ISSUES

Businesses today face a wide range of risk issues – from natural disasters to man-made problems such as terrorism, political risk, and employee theft. Marsh provides the strategies and solutions that help businesses to not only manage the challenge these issues present but also to anticipate them.

 
Effective corporate governance today is, perhaps, more important than ever. Marsh offers a wide range of services to help organizations to effective manage the risks associated with corporate governance.  >>
Marsh works with leading cyber risk insurers to develop cyber risk insurance protection for a wide range of Internet and network exposures.  >>
There is little directors and officers can do to diminish the complexity of the business, legal and regulatory environment in which they operate. However, a great deal can be done to protect the personal assets of directors and officers.  >>
Marsh provides a wide range of services to help clients more effectively identify risks, mitigate exposures, and manage their businesses in this challenging economic period. We are able to marshal a breadth and depth of expertise to help organizations manage several of the challenges associated with the economic downturn.  >>
Employment-related risks are among the most potentially damaging exposures. Often centering around sexual harassment, wrongful termination and discrimination, employers of all sizes face potential damage from employment practices liability (EPL) lawsuits, which can not only result in financial disaster, but also irreparable damage to an organization’s reputation or brand image.  >>
In today's business environment, the effective management of enterprise risk is a key factor in planning for any organization's long-term viability. As a result, enterprise risk management (ERM) has shifted from a "good business" discussion to a "mission critical" means of addressing volatility.  >>
Environmental risk can have serious negative effects on an organization's financial well being and its ability to achieve its business objectives. Existing and forthcoming legislation and regulations — as well as governance and accounting trends of environmental risk and liability — can influence an organization's financial performance, reputation and brand, cash flow, and shareholder ...  >>
Marsh's Global Private Equity and Mergers & Acquisitions Services Practice employs Marsh’s global platform to provide transaction services seamlessly from pre-transaction due diligence, and transactional risk solutions to post-transaction integration and cost reduction.  >>
Natural hazards such as earthquakes, hurricanes, hail, and floods can have a profound impact on a business. But while such risks are unpredictable, they can be managed.  >>
Unlike regional events such as hurricanes, earthquakes, or terrorist attacks, a pandemic is a recurring global event with global implications. Thus, outbreaks of influenza A (H1N1), for example, have underscored the critical importance of effective pandemic planning and response to minimize the potential for human morbidity and mortality, reduce social and economic disruptions, and mitigate agains...  >>
Marsh's Political Risk Practice specializes in advising corporations on international risk mitigation. We offer consulting services to assist risk and finance managers in determining effective political risk management strategies.  >>
Unique liability challenges exist for businesses in relation to the manufacture, sale, and distribution of products, including warranty issues relating to the their performance. A product recall can devastate a company's brand name and profitability. No matter what its size, industry, location, or reputation, a company can be left in ruins if it does not manage a product recall well. To minimiz...  >>
Professional liability has become the "products liability" of the service sector. Professional liability coverage can protect against liability and help defray the cost of defense following a claim for an error, omission, or negligence in the performance of professional services.  >>
Today's global supply chains are delivering products and services to market better, faster, and cheaper than ever before. Yet these advances have also increased the likelihood and impact of supplier and supply chain disruption risk.  >>
Marsh provides updates on terrorism risk insurance, trends, and capacity through our Marketwatch reports. In addition, Marsh has been monitoring changes to the Terrorism Risk Insurance Act (TRIA) since it was originally signed into law in November 2002 and reinstated several times over.  >>
Marsh's Trade Credit Practice specializes in developing solutions tailored to clients' individual credit exposures. Clients can choose to cover their entire portfolio, or a select group of their largest customers.  >>
Organizations today face a wide range of risks associated with their employees, including employee safety, employment practices liability, employee absence, ergonomics, and other issues.  >>