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Patchwork Cover

April 1, 2017 Greg Meckbach, Associate Editor

Brokers should advise commercial clients that commercial property and liability insurance generally exclude losses arising from terrorism. Although special stand-alone coverage is available, the bigger challenge going forward may be the client mindset toward terrorism insurance cover and an apparent lack of concern over potential related risks.

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Preparing for Disaster

August 2, 2016 Angela Stelmakowich, Editor; and Greg Meckbach, Associate Editor

Disasters and emergency situations can take countless forms, some of these not yet imagined. Whatever the specific event, though, one constant may be the need for collaboration and the idea of joint responsibility.

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Security ordered tightened as death toll in Baghdad hits 157

July 4, 2016 Sinan Salaheddin - THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

BAGHDAD – As the death toll from the weekend truck bombing in Baghdad climbed to 157, Iraq’s embattled prime minister ordered new security measures, including abandoning the use of bomb-detection wands that U.S. experts pronounced worthless years ago. But security

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Shift in terrorist tactics, targets in the West demands change in attitude

June 10, 2016 by Angela Stelmakowich

A shift in terrorist tactics and targets in Western countries may come down to efficiency – from the perspective of terrorists – but should encourage governments and businesses to enhance security in busy public places, suggests Andrew Majoran, lead terrorism