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May 15, 2019
Sedgwick appoints Jenny Teo head of forensic advisory services for Asia

Teo will lead the division’s team of skilled professionals in delivering first-class service to clients and expanding Sedgwick’s forensic advisory services in Asia.

May 15, 2019
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April 26, 2019
Mark Hawksworth
Technology Specialist Practice Group Leader, Sedgwick, United Kingdom
Cyber security lessons — Risks and resilience

According to the latest World Economic Forum Global Risks Report 2018, cyber attacks are perceived as the global risk of highest concern to business leaders in advanced economies and are viewed by the wider risk community as the risk most likely to i…

April 26, 2019 by Mark Hawksworth, Technology Specialist Practice Group Leader, Sedgwick, United Kingdom
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April 26, 2019
Tom Simoncic
President, Property Americas, Sedgwick
Catastrophe risks — Are you prepared?

In 2018, natural and man-made catastrophes disrupted thousands of lives and caused extensive damage to homes and businesses worldwide. Global insured losses from these catastrophes are estimated to be USD $79 billion. Some of last year’s devastating …

April 26, 2019 by Tom Simoncic, President, Property Americas, Sedgwick
Blog
March 01, 2019
Jo Suppiah,ACMA, CGMA,
Partner, Forensic Advisory Services, UK
Supply chain risk insurance – An unknown maze?

The risk landscape is continuously changing. However, business interruption including supply chain risk continues to remain as one of the top three risks businesses face for the seventh year in a row.[i] Most businesses operate within a complex suppl…

March 01, 2019 by Jo Suppiah,ACMA, CGMA,, Partner, Forensic Advisory Services, UK
Article
December 19, 2018
Kimberley Daley
Principal, Head of forensic advisory services for Sedgwick Australia
Women's Leadership Forum 2019

Dave North, President and CEO, and Kimberley Daley, Principal, Head of forensic advisory services for Sedgwick Australia, are featured

December 19, 2018 by David North, President and CEO
Photo courtesy of CBS News
Blog
May 15, 2018
David Repinski
Global Development Officer, Sedgwick
Volcanos, earthquakes, fires and floods – how are we preparing for CATs in 2018?
Photo courtesy of CBS News

The 2018 CAT season has started with a vengeance. Already, we are seeing damage from flooding, earthquakes and a volcano in Hawaii. On top of that, hurricane season will soon be underway, the potential increases for droughts and related fires, and we…

May 15, 2018 by David Repinski, Global Development Officer, Sedgwick
Blog
December 14, 2017
Ron Langstaff, M.S., P.E
Forensic Engineer, Unified Investigations & Sciences, Inc.
Keep your holiday tree safe and bright

Beautiful, twinkling lights and the pine scent of a real holiday tree can be part of a cherished tradition that makes the season bright and festive for many. However, all too easily, the tree that may be decorating your living room can turn into a …

December 14, 2017 by Ron Langstaff, M.S., P.E, Forensic Engineer, Unified Investigations & Sciences, Inc.
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December 07, 2017
Tom Simoncic
President and COO, Vericlaim, a Sedgwick company
Three powerful hurricanes – one extraordinary team

For Sedgwick, Vericlaim and CJW, these destructive storms impacted our clients, colleagues and offices in various regions. Our teams began responding to the property claims, inspecting losses and managing the process for our clients and their policyh…

December 07, 2017 by Tom Simoncic, President and COO, Vericlaim, a Sedgwick company
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September 11, 2017
Looking back

Geo-fencing and recognition technology in the investigation toolbox The IoT – and, more specifically, the data collected through interconnected smartphones, vehicles, buildings and other devices – has created a vast network of information that is now…

September 11, 2017
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September 11, 2017
Expert view with Rob Fox, CPA, Managing Director, Forensic Accounting and Business Income Services, Vericlaim

edge:Who can benefit from forensic accounting services and when is it appropriate to use these services? Rob:When a claim is made by a company alleging that they suffered economic losses, they would benefit from forensic accounting services. There ar…

September 11, 2017
Blog
August 25, 2017
William Zachry, Senior Fellow, Sedgwick Institute
A “magic bullet” to reduce workers’ compensation costs?

Workers’ compensation is a “no fault” system. Every state has laws and regulations mandating the prompt reporting of all injuries and accidents. Most of these laws are in place to protect the rights and benefits of injured workers. What many employ…

August 25, 2017 by William Zachry, Senior Fellow, Sedgwick Institute
Blog
August 11, 2017
Michael Hoffman, MSFS, IAAI-CFI, District Manager, Unified Investigations & Sciences, Inc., a Sedgwick company
The IoT and forensic vehicle investigations

The Internet of Things (IoT) has made a revolutionary impact on the automotive industry. Just like our smartphones, our cars have become smart cars, more commonly referred to as connected cars. Modern automobiles have the ability to produce, captur…

August 11, 2017 by Michael Hoffman, MSFS, IAAI-CFI, District Manager, Unified Investigations & Sciences, Inc., a Sedgwick company
Blog
June 16, 2017
Seth Behrens, Forensic Engineer and Nic Cheek, Forensic Consultant
3D Laser Scanning in Forensic Science and Claims Industries

3D laser scanning: Essential technology in forensic science and claims When it comes to the claims industry, documentation is essential. In order to come to a conclusion regarding the cause of a fire, traffic accident or product failure, it is cruci…

June 16, 2017 by Seth Behrens, Forensic Engineer and Nic Cheek, Forensic Consultant
Blog
May 09, 2017
Michael Hoffman, District Manager, Unified Investigations & Sciences, Inc., a Sedgwick company
The IoT – What is it and how does it affect forensic investigations?

The Internet of Things (IoT) is a rapidly emerging field of technological devices poised to affect virtually everyone, every day. Smart homes and industry are moving with expediency into your neighborhood and your business. Are you prepared? Do you k…

May 09, 2017 by Michael Hoffman, District Manager, Unified Investigations & Sciences, Inc., a Sedgwick company
Blog
December 14, 2016
Robert Fox, CPA Managing Director, forensic accounting and business income services, Vericlaim, a Sedgwick company
Why you need a forensic accountant

The story is simple and familiar to any experienced property claims professional: a pipe breaks flooding the restaurant downstairs causing it to close for two weeks, or a worker unknowingly drills through a pipe while working on a customer’s equipm…

December 14, 2016 by Robert Fox, CPA Managing Director, forensic accounting and business income services, Vericlaim, a Sedgwick company