Insights & Impacts

The high cost of undervaluing your business
04 June 2021 | Feature Article

The high cost of undervaluing your business

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In the latest episode of the Resilience Is A Choice podcast, Jeff Beauman, FM Global's chief underwriter, explains the ways companies unwittingly undervalue their businesses, potentially putting themselves in a serious financial bind when the unexpected strikes.
Flood of warning signals all around
25 March 2021 | Feature Article

Flood of warning signals all around

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Risk management can no longer be a once-a-year assessment for companies, with the COVID-19 pandemic driving rapid changes to business models, sourcing and distribution and so to the risk environment.
Businesses keen to avoid supply squeeze
25 March 2021 | Feature Article

Businesses keen to avoid supply squeeze

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When the COVID-19 pandemic struck unexpectedly a year ago, it exposed many vulnerabilities in our supply chains, with companies unable to keep up with demand for goods as simple as toilet paper and hand sanitiser.
Crisis response is all about planning in advance
25 March 2021 | Feature Article

Crisis response is all about planning in advance

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An effective business continuity plan gives an organisation the best possible chance recovering from an incident, maintaining their operations, maintaining their market share and maintaining their ability to deliver to their customers.   Qantas...
Managing the vaccine supply chain
11 March 2021 | Feature Article

Managing the vaccine supply chain

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With a product as crucial as the COVID-19 vaccine getting rolled out nation-wide, ensuring freezer risks are managed is essential. Michael Beaumont spoke to Strategic Risk APAC to discuss the lessons for Australia to reduce the risk of freezer issues in the vaccine rollout.
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
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