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2014-04-28 20:23:53

MEMPHIS, Tenn., April 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sedgwick Claims Management Services, Inc., the leader in technology-enabled claims and productivity management solutions, is pleased to announce that its president and CEO, David A. North, has been named to the board of directors of the Spencer Educational Foundation, Inc. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140425/78959 The Spencer Educational Foundation is devoted to funding the education of tomorrow's risk management and insurance...

2014-04-25 12:20:35

Download BSI's Year in Review - 2013 SCREEN Global Intelligence Report for more Supply Chain Risk Analysis RESTON, Va., April 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Threats to supply chain security are constantly evolving, and BSI recorded a number of important changes to the threat landscape facing supply chains around the world in 2013. With a few notable exceptions, the countries BSI rated High or Severe for cargo theft continued to see significant losses and violent cargo theft incidents,...

2014-04-24 23:04:13

New Decisionaire Identifies Areas for Fraud and Vulnerabilities Baltimore, MD (PRWEB) April 24, 2014 SC&H Group, a leading audit, tax, and consulting firm, launched a new online assessment to help organizations identify signs of internal fraud and areas of vulnerability, as well as aid in building strong fraud response plans to minimize any current and future risks. Hosted by SC&H Group, the Fraud Risk Assessment Decisionaire provides organizations with the insights needed to...

2014-04-24 16:29:57

FALLS CHURCH Va., April 24, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Software and Cybersecurity Risk Management for Medical Devices: Learn Best Practices from FDA and Industry Experts **Presented by FDAnews and GessNet** May 21-22, 2014 - Bethesda, MD www.fdanews.com/SoftwareCybersecurity (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140424/78173) This workshop, chaired by internationally renowned expert Fubin Wu and featuring three FDA experts, has been specifically designed to provide devicemakers with...

2014-04-22 23:08:37

The research report on Enterprise Governance, Risk and Compliance (eGRC) Market majorly focuses on growth potential, key drivers, restraints, opportunities, trends and best practices in the market. (http://www.marketsandmarkets.com/Market-Reports/enterprise-governance-risk-compliance-market-1310.html) (PRWEB) April 22, 2014 The report "Enterprise Governance, Risk and Compliance Market [by Solutions (Compliance Management, Audit Management, Risk Management, Policy Management, Incident...

2014-04-21 23:08:52

Succeed addresses taxi and limousine workplace violence and safety with their new Commercial Livery Driving training course. Portland, Oregon (PRWEB) April 21, 2014 Taxi, limousine and other livery drivers are an important part of public and private transportation, and can play a key role in transportation infrastructure in larger cities. Over one million for-hire trips are made each day throughout the United States. But the commercial livery business has above-average safety risks that...

2014-04-15 16:30:50

April 30 webinar will cover the processes, tools, and skills required to identify and mitigate supply chain risk PITTSBURGH, April 15, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Directworks, a leading provider of direct materials sourcing and supplier management software, will host a webinar entitled "Managing Supplier Risk - A Manufacturer's Conundrum" on April 30, 2014 from 2:00 - 3:00 pm ET. Supplier risk management is top of mind for many manufacturers because of their growing dependency on suppliers...

2014-04-10 14:42:23

The willingness of decision makers to take risks increases when they play games of chance with money won earlier. Risk taking also rises when they have the opportunity to compensate for earlier losses by breaking even. This outcome was demonstrated by Dr. Kaisa Hytönen, a Finnish Aalto University researcher in neurofinance, together with her international colleagues. There are frequently various linkages between financial decisions: the circumstances accompanying the decision are...

2014-04-09 23:28:23

Virginia Agencies Focus on Information Security Ashland, Virginia (PRWEB) April 09, 2014 The Commonwealth Information Security Council held its 1st Annual Information Security Conference for employees of the Commonwealth of Virginia on April 3-4, 2014. Karen Cole, CEO of Assura, Inc. in Ashland, VA gave an engaging presentation titled, “It’s a Disaster! How to Get Your Continuity Program Out of the Disaster Zone While Delivering Results” to about 50 government Information Security...

2014-04-09 08:33:39

Universities a Rich Target for Hackers SCHAUMBURG, Ill., April 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In 2013, HALOCK Security Labs noted information security vulnerabilities at colleges and universities along with numerous challenges that plague these institutions across the United States. More breaches may come to light if higher education institutions do not rethink their security measures. Just this year, hackers have been successful in gaining access to over 740,000 student and alumni personal...


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