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    When Pollution, Volcanic Eruptions AND High Altitude Meet: Mexico City’s Deadly Air

When Pollution, Volcanic Eruptions AND High Altitude Meet: Mexico City’s Deadly Air

RISK MANAGERS’ FORUM Environmental exposures call for risk management program development  Located in a valley surrounded by mountains, at an elevation of 7,760 feet, Mexico City is well-poised for unique pollution and climate conditions. The greatest challenges include air contamination, water supply and leak control, hazardous/non-hazardous waste management, and noise pollution. The primary cause of these environmental problems is overpopulation; more than 21 million inhabitants occupy an area with insufficient

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    Not Your Father’s Physical Therapy

Not Your Father’s Physical Therapy

A house-call approach means the patient is more engaged and treated in a comfortable environment Once upon a time, injured workers who needed physical therapy (PT) would leave work, drive to a clinic where there were throngs of other patients, and spend about an hour doing a combination of machine-based exercises and—at least to some extent—talking with a physical therapist. Those days may be going by the wayside, along with

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    RISK SENSING: THE FUTURE IS NOW

RISK SENSING: THE FUTURE IS NOW

Agents and brokers can play a key role in encouraging clients to adopt this promising new approach Over the past decade or so, risk management has grown and matured. Perhaps most significant has been the move toward a more comprehensive view of risk management known as enterprise risk management (ERM). ERM has developed around the concept that risks can provide corporations rewards. To gain the most from their ERM programs,

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    RIMS MOVES FORWARD WITH NEW BOARD

RIMS MOVES FORWARD WITH NEW BOARD

President lays out plans for continued growth for the association and the profession Like most professional associations, the Risk and Insurance Manage-ment Society (RIMS) selects new directors and officers annually. In years gone by, selection was made at the RIMS annual conference. However, they found that arrangement difficult to work with, so now the election takes place at the beginning of the calendar year. Nowell Seaman, RIMS-CRMP, FCIP, CRM, director

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    RIMS 2017: A RISK REVOLUTION

RIMS 2017: A RISK REVOLUTION

Philadelphia plays host to this year’s gathering of risk management professionals Nearly a quarter-millennium after our nation’s revolution, 10,000 or so risk management professionals and their business partners from around the world are planning a revolution of their own—a risk revolution. And it will take place in the very city where our founding fathers signed the Declaration that grew out of their revolution—the City of Brotherly Love. The event—The 2017

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