Now more than ever, you and your insurer need to deal with the world as it is, not as it used to be. We can work with you in new and innovative ways to identify and prevent the toughest risks across the globe. We do so thanks to our holistic approach, which combines expertise with pragmatism. Just as importantly, we're backed by the financial strength of Swiss Re.
Deep-rooted industry expertise. Our risk knowledge makes us thought leaders in the marketplace. From operational to natural hazards, we have the hands-on experience to understand and mitigate risk. We help bring focus to your loss prevention and risk management practice, and insure you against unexpected incidents.
A holistic view of global risk engineering. Risk engineering solutions often defy easy categorisation. So we support our clients' needs across numerous lines of insurance, including Property, Engineering & Construction, Casualty, Professional Indemnity and Cyber. In doing so, we employ leading proprietary risk engineering tools. We also closely collaborate with underwriters to improve the insurability of your risks.
Supportive, reliable service. When you deal with us, you'll only ever have one point of contact - one of our more than 95 Risk Engineers worldwide who can provide a wide range of risk assessment and consultancy services.
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By the age of 65, it is estimated that 75% of physicians in low-risk specialties and 99% in high-risk specialties will have experienced a lawsuit. OB/GYNS are among the most likely to be sued among all physicians. Keeping pace with obstetrics patient safety science and risk mitigation strategies is challenging yet essential for promoting the best clinical outcomes.Learn more
Patient suicide is a significant problem for healthcare organizations. Inpatient suicides are devastating for friends and family of the individual, and can be traumatic for both healthcare providers and other patients in the vicinity of the incident. Hospitals assume a variety of high costs associated with poor suicide risk detection and subsequent completed suicides within 72 hours of hospital discharge. This webinar will discuss the history of the 2016 Joint Commission mandate for universal suicide risk screening, as well as current directions related to the recommendation. Assessment options for imminent suicide risk, safety recommendations for at-risk patients, and best practices associated with post-discharge care will be addressed. After attending this webinar participants should be able to identify a variety of procedures for improving patient safety related to self-harm behaviors in healthcare settings.Learn more
The June 14th 2017 tragedy involving London‘s Grenfell Tower has brought the problem of high rise buildings clad in combustible exterior walls to the forefront of mainstream media.Learn more
Sexual abuse in healthcare is more common than you might think, and healthcare professionals are in a particularly powerful position when treating patients. This presentation will explore the prevalence of sexual abuse committed by healthcare and allied professionals, and the potential liability faced by the facilities that employ such professionals. We will provide risk management strategies for preventing sexual abuse lawsuits and provide tips on how to handle such cases should they occur.Learn more
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