Latency Exposure Requires Foresight

Pozzi, Steven R.
December 2009
Best's Review;Dec2009, Vol. 110 Issue 8, p92
Trade Publication
In this article, the author discusses the aspect of long-term latency exposures as a critical threat to many insurance businesses in the U.S. He stresses the challenges facing insurers if an issue such as lead paint or breast implants were suddenly identified as an exposure to an industry. He mentions the potential significant of risk managers who have the foresight to recognize their organization's vulnerability to latent exposures to understand the value of putting best practices in place.


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