Insights & Impacts

Hidden lessons from Asia’s economic rebound
04 February 2021 | Feature Article

Hidden lessons from Asia’s economic rebound

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What lessons in resilience can business leaders glean from the region? Tan Hian Hong, FM Global vice president and client service manager shares his insights in our latest podcast.
Cyber-attacks – A serious, physical threat to manufacturing plants
03 February 2021 | Feature Article

Cyber-attacks – A serious, physical threat to manufacturing plants

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A pandemic may seem like an unprecedented risk but it has a lot in common with a much more likely threat: cyberattacks. A serious cyber-attack has the capacity to significantly disrupt, if not entirely stop, a company’s operations across the globe, hitting downstream processes and deliveries to customers
The effect of COVID-19 on the property insurance market
15 January 2021 | Feature Article

The effect of COVID-19 on the property insurance market

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To understand what has been happening in the commercial property insurance market and where it is going, a simple model that looks at the underlying drivers of market conditions can provide some explanation.
Supply chains: Building climate risk resilience
14 December 2020 | Feature Article

Supply chains: Building climate risk resilience

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Sadly, over three quarters of CEO/CFO’s admit that their firms are not fully prepared for the changing climate. Michael Stuckings outlines what steps can be taken to reduce the impact of the changing climate and how you can improve resilience against climate risk throughout your supply chains.
Mine fires still a burning issue
10 December 2020 | Feature Article

Mine fires still a burning issue

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Despite a focus on the issue in recent years, the number of mobile plant-related fires on mine sites remains unacceptably high. Michael Beaumont outlines the severity of this issue, as well as the actionable steps that you can take to reduce risk and improve your fire resilience.
Your top reads of 2020
09 December 2020 | Feature Article

Your top reads of 2020

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Did you catch all our top articles in a year like no other? you
Virtual Panel: Rethinking Risk
08 December 2020 | Feature Article

Virtual Panel: Rethinking Risk

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Managing risk has been big news in 2020. We partnered with Company Director magazine to discuss the major issues, and reflect on how we can build resilient organisations. Click to see the roundtable discussion in full.
Balancing robotic risks and rewards in manufacturing
04 December 2020 | Feature Article

Balancing robotic risks and rewards in manufacturing

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At FM Global, we’ve seen an increase in policyholders looking to integrate automation into their production lines. But with all new opportunities, come new risks – as we dive headfirst into a manufacturing future, companies should take pause to reflect on how their risk profiles may change.
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