TITLE

Companies recognize catastrophe risks but fail to prepare: Survey

AUTHOR(S)
VEYSEY, SARAH
PUB. DATE
June 2013
SOURCE
Business Insurance;6/3/2013, Vol. 47 Issue 11, p0021
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that although companies recognize the potential threats posed by natural disasters, many do not have sufficient risk-reduction plans, according to a survey by Zurich Insurance Group Ltd. and the Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU). The survey of 170 executives from large and midsize companies from around the world was conducted in January 2013. Results revealed natural catastrophes could affect many aspects of their business, especially information technology (IT) operations.
ACCESSION #
88073544

 

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