Here we review GC Capital Ideas posts on how the private sector is exploring the development of innovative solutions for public sector risk exposures.
Posts Tagged ‘Guy Carp’
Will Garland, Managing Director
Clearly, we are entering a new phase of technological advances that will bring new exposures that were not present in any historical database. For example, two areas where technology risk has rapidly become apparent are nanotechnology and drones. Chemical technology breakthroughs from nanotechnology involved in making stronger and enhanced materials may have unknown liability outcomes many, many years in the future. Drones and other technological advances remove human input into the machine’s operations.
From one of GC Capital Ideas’ more popular categories, we highlight the top Chart Room stories viewed during the first half of 2016:
The Bluecut and Clayton fires have caused significant impacts to affected areas and pose an ongoing serious threat to life and property. No serious injuries or deaths have been reported, however, the fires have destroyed multiple structures. Our first thoughts and concerns are with those directly affected by this event.
Here we review the most popular stories on the subject of cyber through the first half of 2016.
Here we review GC Capital Ideas posts on advancing technologies that are creating new opportunities and new risks for (re)insurers.
In the U.S. Northern Gulf States, a significant and historic flood event has affected areas of southern Louisiana and Mississippi. Flood impacts have been particularly severe in areas of Baton Rouge and Hammond, Louisiana. Media reports indicate at least six fatalities, several thousand water rescues and at least 2,700 homes affected. It will take some time to fully assess the scope and severity of impacts of this event, and our thoughts are with those lost and directly affected by this event.