Wearable technology data

Wearable Tech as Evidence in Criminal and Civil Cases

Overcoming legal hurdles while taking advantage of the benefits Crime show fans know that cops are always able to verify alibis by reviewing phone records. Cell phone activity registers pings on the nearest tower, which proves whether suspects were where

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Liquor liability insurance

Liquor Liability Laws for Restaurants/Bars and Other Servers

State laws may clarify what owners should already be doing Liquor liability laws vary from state to state. Their basic premise is that businesses selling alcohol to visibly intoxicated persons or minors can be held liable if the consumer later

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Ransomware attack

What Should You Do If You’re a Victim of a Ransomware Attack?

Understanding, surviving, and minimizing your risk of cyber extortion We all fear the blue screen of death signaling a fatal system error. Operating computers can be frustrating at the best of times, but we’re sunk when they don’t work at

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Automobile insurance

4 Common Mistakes Automobile Accident Victims Make

Decisions made following an accident can have long-term consequences It’s bad enough when you or one of your family members is involved in an auto accident. Getting through the paperwork, dealing with the insurance companies and possibly recovering from injuries

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Construction defect lawsuits

Documentation Can Save You in Construction Defect Lawsuit

Document retention is the key Every week the media publishes at least one news story about construction defect lawsuits, pending construction defect legislation, or changes in current state laws. The most weight in deciding a construction lawsuit is given to

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Social Media and libel claims

Social Media Posting and the Risk of Libel Lawsuits

Whoever’s writing the social media posts for a business is responsible for keeping things professional. This can be difficult given the provocative images and stories, political rants, and false information that fills everyone’s newsfeed. These often trigger inappropriate responses by

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Discrimination lawsuits

Beware Most Common Types of Discrimination Lawsuits

Businesses must be aware of the most common types of discrimination lawsuits in order to guard against costly discrimination actions which can result in not only significant legal defense costs, but also in large settlements or adverse verdicts.. According to

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Drone and insurance claims

Drone (UAV) Use on Construction Sites

Their benefits in risk management and marketing It didn’t take long for the construction industry to figure out just how helpful drones can be. These unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV) offer financial and safety benefits to both the builder and the

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Cyber Risk insurance

Cybercrime on the Rise

Small businesses increasingly vulnerable to data breaches It’s no secret that cybercrime is on the increase. Unfortunately, the news headlines about big business and government hackings are only the tip of the iceberg. Small to mid-size businesses represent the highest

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Construction defect

Construction Defect Lawsuits Increasing Nationwide

It’s likely that all contractors will eventually be named in at least one lawsuit Just like everything else, buildings have lifespans. The ancient ruins of Rome and Greece prove that. Regardless of the construction methods or materials, all structures are

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