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In this article, Justin Gress, Director of Strategic Operations, North America Construction at AXA XL, explains the characteristics of a Target Operating Model and why it’s important for companies to have the right TOM in place in order to fuel growth, drive innovation and improve customer service.
Unlike many who stumble into the insurance industry ‘by accident,’ Joe Moylan, Northeast Regional Underwriting Leader for AXA XL’s North America Property team set his sights on a career in insurance right from the start. Forty years on, he explains why he made the right career choice.
Making films and television shows is complex and there are a myriad of things that can go wrong. This article looks at how the UK insurance industry helps production companies to manage and transfer complex risks, with underwriters involved in the whole production process.
The insurance market is continually exploring ways to help make the management and transfer of risks associated with transporting cargo more efficient. This article highlights how technological developments are transforming the way marine cargo risks are assessed, managed, priced and transferred.
Traditionally, chief underwriting officers were called into underwriting situations to make decisions on the toughest risk, however a bigger part of the role today is keeping an eye on the big picture. In this Q&A, Nancy Bewlay, AXA XL’s CUO, Global Casualty sheds light on the role of a CUO in 2019.
This time of year presents the greatest risk of potentially falling prey to employee crimes like sweethearting, vendor fraud scams and social engineering cons that can deflate year-end sales numbers and security for a business. This article looks at what businesses can do to avoid a holiday hustle.
From supplying support equipment to refuelling and de-icing operations to managing fuel storage facilities to hangars, fixed base operators provide vital support that keep airports operational. This article highlights the environmental risks facing FBOs and how FBOs can mitigate risk exposures.
Constructive conversations: Professional liability considerations when insuring modular construction
From healthcare to hospitality, many industries are embracing modular and prefabricated construction methods to potentially save time, reduce scheduling delays and improve overall quality. This article looks at the possible professional liability risks and the need for the right insurance.
In this article, Philippe Bouchet, Senior Underwriter & Mathilde Duthoit-Michelet, Underwriter, at AXA XL Art & Lifestyle, outline the different types of collectors, the importance of educating clients about prevention and protection techniques, as well as AXA XL Art’s approach to large collections.
This past June, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced a proposed “significant new use rule” (SNUR) on asbestos. This article provides risk mitigation advice and highlights why liability fears will likely deter its use by design professionals.