Articles - DAC Beachcroft

Articles

September 2017

50 predictions: Directors & Officers and Financial Institutions

50 predictions: Directors & Officers and Financial Institutions

Big Data = big riskWe predict that risk will accumulate in unexpected ways due to the increased reliance on technological solutions and new risk model ...

50 predictions: Cyber & Data Risk

50 predictions: Cyber & Data Risk

Privacy and cyber security issues will combine in the build-up to the GDPRAs boards continue to budget for and have oversight of cyber security, it na ...

50 predictions: Professional Liability

50 predictions: Professional Liability

Complications for surveyors valuing residential investment propertyThe comprehensive 2016 Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors guidance note on ‘T ...

50 predictions: Reinsurance

50 predictions: Reinsurance

First disputes under Insurance ActGiven the scale of changes brought in by the Insurance Act 2015, coverage disputes between insureds, insurers and re ...

50 predictions: Medical Malpractice

50 predictions: Medical Malpractice

Increase in personalised and digitised healthcareThe delivery of healthcare is changing, bringing with it the availability of personalised healthcare ...

50 predictions: Motor

50 predictions: Motor

Limited hands-off driving to be piloted on motorways by 2019The next stage of vehicle automation, with the introduction of limited hands-off motorway ...

50 predictions: Casualty

50 predictions: Casualty

Abuse claims against sporting and voluntary organisations to increaseThe aftermath of the Jimmy Savile scandal has raised awareness of the extent of s ...

50 predictions: Insurance Advisory

50 predictions: Insurance Advisory

Brexit - legal gaps and uncertaintyThe legal complexity of the UK’s withdrawal from the EU is becoming clear, demonstrated by the UK Government’s Whit ...

50 predictions: Cross Sector Issues

50 predictions: Cross Sector Issues

M&A on hold but will return The days of mega-mergers in the insurance industry may be behind us. Activity has dropped significantly from the peaks ...

In-depth analysis: Autonomous vehicles: from theory to reality

In-depth analysis: Autonomous vehicles: from theory to reality

  Autonomous vehicles are being tested on public roads around the world just as the first crewless ships are being trialled in open water. Is the insu ...