Fracking: Managing the risks

What does hydraulic fracturing really involve and what are the risks arising from shale gas exploitation? Are the proposed economic benefits realistic? This excerpt taken from 'Fracking: Risks and rewards' focuses on managing fracking risks and the implications for insurers.

Topics covered:
• Third party risks.
• Disclosure practices.
• Litigation.
• Insurance litigation case - Warren Drilling Co Inc vs ACE American Insurance Co.