Connecticut Risk Management: Distracted Driving & Risk Management

EditorCommercial Auto Insurance, Risk Management

Connecticut Risk Management: Distracted Driving & Risk Management April is Distracted Driving Awareness Month. As a business owner, what can you do to keep your employees safe on the road? Thousands of business owners across the country use commercial vehicles as part of their daily operations. It’s the law to get commercial auto insurance to cover them. But have you … Read More

Health Benefits: Wellness Programs Benefit Company and Employees

EditorEmployee Benefits, Risk Management

As healthcare costs continue to escalate without any signs of slowing down, many employers are looking for alternative ways to cut health costs and still provide for employees. The solution: wellness incentive programs. According to a new survey by benefits consultant Towers Watson and the National Business Group on Health, nearly two- thirds of companies said the biggest obstacle to … Read More

J.P. Morgan’s Loss Raises Issue of Risk Management

EditorRisk Management

On May 10, J.P. Morgan CEO Jamie Dimon said the bank had taken $2 billion in trading losses in the past six weeks and could face an additional $1 billion in second-quarter losses due to market volatility. In several trades Dimon described as “flawed” and “poorly monitored,” concerns about increasingly large investments involving complex trades were dismissed, according to the … Read More