Allied World Perspective

At Allied World our business leaders are experts in their field and provide valuable insights and opinions on current industry events. You can read some of those perspectives below in our recent whitepapers: 

July 2017 - Healthcare - Managing Risk Associated with Contaminated Heater-Cooler Devices Used in Cardiac Surgery - Gwen Stokes wrote an article for Physicians Weekly that offers proactive steps hospitals can take to manage the risk of contaminated devices.

June 2017 - Healthcare - How to Be a Highly Effective Healthcare Risk Manager - Gwen Stokes discusses the multiple challenges risk managers face in an interview with

June 2017 - Healthcare - What should you consider when thinking of serving as a medical director? - Kristen Lambert answers this question in a recent article in Psychiatric News.

June 2017 -  Construction & Engineering - Project delays are a big headache - Read this thought-leadership piece by Jacob Hewitt.

June 2017 -  Casualty - Body Cameras, Pros and Cons - Derek Broaddus contributes to the June issue of Risk & Insurance!

June 2017 -  Healthcare - A Medical Examiner Wants Information. What’s Next? - Read the latest article in PsychNews written by Allied World's Moira Wertheimer.

June 2017 - Healthcare - Second Opinion on the Inherent Dangers of Adding Third Parties as Additional Insureds - Ann Seymour and Dawn Alderucci look at the consequences of what appears to be a harmless request.

May 2017 -  Mike Jacapraro - Pollution Risks from Natural Disasters and Response Case Studies - This white paper outlines recent, noteworthy pollution risks and response case studies.

May 2017 -  DBA White paper - Mitigating the Risk of Workplace Trauma - This original white paper draws on case studies and research while offering the appropriate ingredients to establish a culture that helps mitigate the risk of workplace trauma.

May 2017 -  Julian James, President, Global Markets - Getting on the right side of disruption - In this article Julian James discusses some of the changes that need to be made in the London market.

May 2017 -  J. Anton Koch, Senior Risk Engineer - Micro objects create mega risks - This article discusses the complexity around the Semi-Conductor industry.

April 2017 - Healthcare - Second Opinion on M&A in Healthcare - Stacy Cerruto and Samantha Norcross review M&A activity in Healthcare and delve into issues that should be considered on both the Healthcare Management Liability and Medical Professional Liability sides.

April 2017 -  Environmental - Changes in Energy Regulation -  Marcel Ricciardelli contributes to Risk & Insurance’s article.

April 2017 -  Environmental - Severe Weather Imperils Fuel Pipelines - This article looks at how severe weather incidents are increasing pipeline loss frequency.

April 2017 -  Casualty - U.S. Economic Nationalism -  Joe Cellura contributes to Risk & Insurance’s article.

April 2017 -  Private Company D&O - Broad Intellectual Property Coverage Presents Challenges in Private D&O -  Will Grein is featured in this Insurance Journal article.

April 2017 -  Bobby Bowden, EVP, Business Development - It’s a great time to be a Risk Manager - The article outlines why now is a good time to be a risk manager.

March 2017 -  Healthcare – A mock deposition will help you sail through the process with confidence -  Kristen Lambert contributes to this article in Psychiatric News.

February 2017 -  Enrico Bertagna, SVP, Business Development – Weathering the Political Storm - This article looks at how crisis management is essential in managing political risk. 

February 2017 -  Public D&O – A New Administration Poses Fresh Challenges for D&O Carriers and Their Insureds -  Thomas Zona discusses today’s D&O insurance market in this Rough Notes article.

February 2017 -  Healthcare Advisory – Responding to Negative Social Media Postings- Anne Huben-Kearney and Pauline Barry present risk management considerations to reduce the risks and challenges with responding to an online complaint.

February 2017 - Cyber Navigating the Minefield – From gaps in coverage to confusing terminology and hidden exclusions, choosing the right stand-alone cyber policy is a complex and challenging process. Jason Glasgow is featured in this Risk & Insurance article. 

February 2017 - Enrico Bertagna, SVP, Business Development Managing the Uncertainty of Brexit - This Insurance Day article looks at potential post-Brexit realities. 

February 2017 - Surety Smooth Sailing So Far, But Uncharted Waters Ahead - Robert Staples contributes to an article in the February issue of Rough Notes.

February 2017 - Healthcare Second Opinion on the Healthcare Industry - Looks at an industry that remains in the cross hairs of great change, examines what we’ve seen so far and offers predictions on what may/and may not happen next.

January 2017 - Healthcare AdvisoryRisks From Contaminated Heaters - Gwen Stokes' advisory on the dangers of contaminated heater-cooler devices presents recommendations and risk management considerations for healthcare providers and hospitals.

January 2017 - Lou Iglesias, President, North AmericaNorth America Newsletter - This newsletter provides insights on the second half of 2016 as well as an update on the Allied World teams in Bermuda, Canada and the U.S.

January 2017 - Builders' RiskContractors Request and Pay For Untested Builders’ Risk Exclusions - This ENR article includes contributions from Kris Feuerbacher and Joe Cellura.

January 2017 - Environmental - Environmentally sound? Insurer Appetite Remains Strong in Environmental Market - Marcel Ricciardelli contributes to the January issue of National Underwriter.


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