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May 13, 2022
Record Wildfires Threaten to Wreak $200 Billion in Global Damage

Kendall Biggs, senior fire investigator at EFI Global, discusses the link between climate change and wildfire intensity

May 13, 2022
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May 13, 2022
Sedgwick: What’s the best strategy after “costliest flood ever”?

Sedgwick Australia's Clare Cordingley, senior manager, major event response, discusses claims handling strategies for Australia's largest flood event

May 13, 2022
Blog
May 12, 2022
James McIntosh, national manager, technical services and Bruce Visser, technical manager, repair standards
Digital twin technology: another dimension to claims assessments

Digital twin provides an accurate and transparent representation of the inside and outside of a property. It allows all stakeholders to have full visibility of the damage and be able to discuss repairs openly with claims handlers, builders and other …

May 12, 2022 by James McIntosh, national manager, technical services and Bruce Visser, technical manager, repair standards
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May 11, 2022
Eric Malterre, chief client officer, international, and James Norman, international business development director
Managing unpredictability in claims

From geopolitics to climate change to fears of another pandemic outbreak, instability seems prevalent everywhere. Current business risks abound, including cybersecurity, rising inflation, supply chain issues and the Great Resignation, which continues…

May 11, 2022 by Eric Malterre, chief client officer, international, and James Norman, international business development director
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May 11, 2022
The Correlation Between Telemedicine and Stimulant Abuse in the United States

Article by Dr. Reema Hammoud, assistant vice president of clinical pharmacy, published in Healthcare Business Today.

May 11, 2022
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May 09, 2022
Preparation tactics for wildfire situations

EFI Global, Inc. fire investigator, Kendall Biggs talks about preparation tactics for wildfire situations.

May 09, 2022
Blog
May 09, 2022
Julie Ross
International business development director
New CMR substance bans create consequences for the cosmetics industry

The European Commission now seems to routinely extend the list of carcinogenic, mutagenic, or reprotoxic (“CMR”) substances that are prohibited for use in cosmetics throughout the EU. Most of these banned substances are relatively unknown, but a grow…

May 09, 2022 by Julie Ross, International business development director
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May 06, 2022
Beth Burry
SVP, managed care operations
Making a difference: a celebration of nurses

An interview with Beth Burry, SVP, managed care operations In celebration of May being Nurses Month, we (virtually) sat down with Beth Burry to learn more about the important roles nurses play at Sedgwick. Tell us about your position. As senior …

May 06, 2022 by Beth Burry, SVP, managed care operations
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May 06, 2022
Sedgwick leader on what it takes to create proactive fraud solutions

An interview with Laura Horrocks, director,head offraudtechnology andintelligence, published in Insurance Business UK.

May 06, 2022
Blog
May 05, 2022
Guest author: Nicola Smith
Spotlight: The scope of food safety is expanding in the EU and the UK

Foreword by Julie Ross, International Business Development Director at Sedgwick: Welcome to the latest edition of spotlight. Spotlight is our way of sharing insights and perspectives from our strategic partners – lawyers, insurers, risk managers and…

May 05, 2022 by Guest author: Nicola Smith
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May 04, 2022
CAT response services: New Mexico wildfires continue to burn

Hot, dry and windy conditions across the Southwest have led to seven wildfires in New Mexico — torching over 220,000 acres, destroying hundreds of structures, and forcing thousands to evacuate. The combined Hermits Peak/Calf Canyon fire is the …

May 04, 2022
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May 04, 2022
Prescriptions for opioid disorder meds on rise in comp

Reema Hammoud, avp clinical pharmacy, provides commentary in this Business Insurance article.

May 04, 2022
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May 04, 2022
Martha McGorman
MCL adjuster
Maximum Indemnity Period: Is 12 months long enough?

All too often, we see claims where an insufficient Maximum Indemnity Period (MIP) has been set — resulting in serious consequences related to the recovery of the policyholder’s business. When the MIP — known as the time interval for insur…

May 04, 2022 by Martha McGorman, MCL adjuster
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May 03, 2022
Severity, cost of comp claims on the rise

Max Koonce, chief claims officer, provides commentary in this Business Insurance article.

May 03, 2022
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May 02, 2022
COVID-19 BI policies: The role of forensic accountants

Emma Levett, partner and head of forensic advisory services, Rodney Milford, Partner, forensic advisory services, and Tom O’Hara, manager, forensic advisory services provide commentary in this Insurance Business Australia article.

May 02, 2022