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December 31, 2020
Global perspective on pharma and medical device recalls during the COVID-19 crisis

The global response to the coronavirus crisis put a bright spotlight on the complexity of global supply chains. But not only in the traditional, “behind-the-scenes” way we think about companies sourcing inputs, component parts and ingredients. It als…

December 31, 2020
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December 17, 2020
John Brockschmidt, SVP, Pooling; Russ Hocutt, SVP, Ohio TPA Operations; Jody Moses, Managing Director, Public Entities; Frank Pagnatta, SVP, CareWorks Comp
4 ways Ohio employers can make the most of recent BWC dividends

In November, the Ohio Bureau of Workers’ Compensation (BWC) agreed to issue $5 billion in dividends to qualifying Ohio employers to ease the financial pressures created by COVID-19. This is the third dividend declared and paid in 2020, bringing the t…

December 17, 2020 by John Brockschmidt, SVP, Pooling; Russ Hocutt, SVP, Ohio TPA Operations; Jody Moses, Managing Director, Public Entities; Frank Pagnatta, SVP, CareWorks Comp
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December 14, 2020
Vaccines are being rolled out, but will refrigeration cause recalls?

The world’s population has been waiting for the introduction of a COVID-19 vaccine since early 2020 – and after phenomenal progress, some are now in the initial phases of rollout.One key issue to note is that pharmaceuticals have a relatively delicat…

December 14, 2020
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December 04, 2020
Ericka DeBruce
VP Engagement, Inclusion and Corporate Social Responsibility
Spreading hope for the year ahead

As I prepared to write this year’s season of giving blog, I reflected on how, every year, I think there can’t be a way to top the year before—whether professionally, personally, within my community or in the world. However, for me, this year ha…

December 04, 2020 by Ericka DeBruce, VP Engagement, Inclusion and Corporate Social Responsibility
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December 01, 2020
Amanda Combs
Here’s what you need to know about fraudulent claims and phony COVID-19 products

From teas and essential oils to drugs, faulty masks, and other medical products, COVID-19 has brought a wave of deceptive marketing and fraud.Early on in the pandemic, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and the Federal Trade Commission (FTC)…

December 01, 2020 by Amanda Combs
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November 27, 2020
Chris Carlton, Director, Repair Solutions, Sedgwick UK
COVID-19 and Brexit – Supply chain challenges ahead

As we head into winter, and the end of a second UK lockdown, the focus remains on containing the spread of the coronavirus. Add the uncertainties surrounding Brexit, which will undoubtedly impact on labour resources across the entire construction ind…

November 27, 2020 by Chris Carlton, Director, Repair Solutions, Sedgwick UK
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November 06, 2020
Shelley Beasley
Marine Surveyor, Head of Marine NZ
COVID-19 repercussions for exporters, importers and insurers

Between delays and temperature exposures, event cancelations and general uncertainties around COVID-19, the marine industry has had its fair share of challenges during the pandemic. As restrictions continue to develop, many importers and exporters ar…

November 06, 2020 by Shelley Beasley, Marine Surveyor, Head of Marine NZ
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October 30, 2020
Bo Petersson
PE, Mechanical Engineer, EFI Global
Strategies to optimize your HVAC system during the pandemic

A guide for employers, public entities, schools and more There is a great deal of uncertainty today regarding our health and the health of those around us. This concern remains true for occupants of our buildings, whether they be students we are e…

October 30, 2020 by Bo Petersson, PE, Mechanical Engineer, EFI Global
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October 02, 2020
Nicolas Chabauty, Hub Manager & Expert, Major & Complex Loss, Sedgwick France and Damien Cloutour, Expert, Major & Complex Loss, Sedgwick France
Optimizing the identification of drought claims

Lisez ceci en français At a time of climate change, our team in France is seeing a high volume of potential drought-related claims. The number of regions in which the authorities have issued decrees on natural disasters is increasing and droughts ar…

October 02, 2020 by Nicolas Chabauty, Hub Manager & Expert, Major & Complex Loss, Sedgwick France and Damien Cloutour, Expert, Major & Complex Loss, Sedgwick France
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October 02, 2020
Nicolas Chabauty, Manager de Hub MCL - Expert Entreprises Dommage Sud Ouest, Sedgwick France | Damien Cloutour, MCL - Expert Entreprises Dommage, Sedgwick France
Optimiser la qualification des dossiers secheresse et accélérer leur traitement

Read the English version A l’heure du dérèglement climatique, Sedgwick France enregistre une forte affluence de dossiers dans l’un de ses domaines d’activité : celui des sinistres potentiellement liés à la sécheresse. Le nombre de départements dan…

October 02, 2020 by Nicolas Chabauty, Manager de Hub MCL - Expert Entreprises Dommage Sud Ouest, Sedgwick France | Damien Cloutour, MCL - Expert Entreprises Dommage, Sedgwick France
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September 28, 2020
Michael Lorms
Senior Manager Risk Control
Understanding chemical exposure during COVID-19

There has always been a need for managers and employees to be properly trained when handling chemicals in the workplace. However, enhanced sanitization and disinfection protocols for COVID-19 have resulted in the use of new chemicals in the workplace…

September 28, 2020 by Michael Lorms, Senior Manager Risk Control
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September 18, 2020
Dr. Paul Peak
Assistant Vice President Clinical Pharmacy
Clinical studies: Finding the value and ignoring the noise

Just over 40 years ago, the New England Journal of Medicine published a five-sentence letter to the editor [1] that would be used to ignite one of the worst public health tragedies of our time. Written by a Massachusetts physician and graduate studen…

September 18, 2020 by Dr. Paul Peak, Assistant Vice President Clinical Pharmacy
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September 16, 2020
PPE recalls surge in 2020 due to pandemic

Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) has become ubiquitous in 2020 but, until now, it has rarely featured in the recall data tables. In 2019, it was subject to 24 notifications, while the figure was 19 in 2018 and 39 in 2017. However, as of 11 Sept…

September 16, 2020
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September 11, 2020
Steve Powell
EVP, Specialty Operations
Calm during the storms

You might have heard it, thought it or said it out loud yourself in frustration – something like, “2020 is a disaster.” In real terms, this year has thrown more at us than usual, and for many it’s presented an unimaginable combination of hurdles to o…

September 11, 2020 by Steve Powell, EVP, Specialty Operations
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September 10, 2020
Andrew Robinson
Head of Product Liability and Recall
​Product recall, Brexit and COVID-19 – The triple threat to consumer safety

(Insurance POST) Product quality is essential to business survival, and yet these days it seems recalls are rarely out of the news. Mistakes happen and processes fail often resulting in disastrous consequences to the business and the brand. Given the…

September 10, 2020 by Andrew Robinson, Head of Product Liability and Recall
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