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Some time ago, while attending a division’s recent accident review board for a vehicle accident involving significant loss from a single vehicle accident, I was struck by the fact that even though the loss was significant with serious potential for injury, neither the division head or the assistant were in attendance.
Debra Spamer shares how organizations should apply health and safety trends. She addresses the factors leading to the Great Resignation, and how the need for employers to hire new staff leads to an increase of risk in workplace injuries, as well as remote working injuries.
Sarah Lintecum provides what risk managers should know about environmental risks. She shares three types of environmental risks that organizations should consider in terms of insurance needs: climate change, potential liability caused by emerging contaminants, such as PFAS (per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances), air pollution and indoor air quality.
Christine Packard talks about Leveraging Enterprise Risk Management as a Crisis Response Tool, applied to the specific instance of COVID 19. With two decades of experience in crisis response prior to working at the University of Massachusetts, she has in-depth expertise on managing crisis.