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Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty (AGCS) produces in-depth studies, expert risk articles, thought leadership research and data, podcasts and videos focusing on the latest business risks and industrial insurance trends
Hyeji Kang is appointed AGCS Global Head of Reinsurance and Catastrophe Risk Management as of October 1, 2019.
Top causes of Engineering claims
The seven trends making engineering and construction projects bigger and costlier than ever.
Ferma Forum 2019
We are looking forward to the 11th European Forum on Risk Management (FERMA) in Berlin in November.
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Engineering insurance is a highly specialized class of insurance that covers the world’s largest construction projects. AGCS identifies eight emerging developments.
The Safety and Shipping Review 2019 analyzes shipping losses and incidents (of over 100 gross tons) during the 12 months prior to December 31, 2018.
The most important corporate perils for the year ahead and beyond, based on the insight of more than 2,415 risk management experts from 86 countries.
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  • As Hurricane Dorian threatens the US Eastern Seaboard, what can businesses do to mitigate the impact of any potential losses from windstorms?
Marine hull, cargo and war insurance policies can help protect vessels sailing into risky waters but how do they work and how are recent events impacting the insurance market?
Cobots are a key manufacturing technology for tasks requiring human and machine cooperation and will expand into a number of industries. What are the benefits and risks?
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Watch this video to find out more about the top 10 most expensive causes of corporate insurance claims.
Peter Lefkin, Senior Vice President for Government & External Affairs, discusses the impacts from the 2018 midterm elections.
Fast-moving fires require a fast-acting response. Here's how Allianz blazed ahead to protect our clients during the wildfires.
Water-based fire protection systems are one of the most effective methods of limiting property damage and business interruption resulting from a fire.
What has been the cause of the loss? What was the extent of the damage and what are the learnings to mitigate these hazards in future? A case study.
This Tech Talk discusses a fire detection system called Video image detection (VID)  that analyzes video images for the presence of smoke and/or flame.
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