ERM in the Age of Pandemics and Cyber Crime: Part V - Total Engagement Comes Through Building Inclusive Institutions
Part I shared some of Grant Purdy’s background and experience from working more than 40 years on practical applications of risk management, including the improvement of decision making. Part II focused on Grant’s new book on decision making that he co-authored with Roger Estall. Part III continues our conversation with Grant about his new book and how best to help “Deciders” make even better decisions.
New York Law and “All Sums” Allocation
An important principal of New York insurance law is to apply the plain language of the contract as written. See In re Viking Pump, Inc., 27 N.Y.3d 244, 257 (2016). With respect to allocation issues, the Court of Appeals has been clear that New York has not adopted either a strict “pro rata” or “all sums” rule but contracts “should be enforced as written.” Id.
Missing insurance policies? No Problem. Standardized form policy language may be used to establish the terms and conditions
Lori Siwik and Mark Siwik are the founders of SandRun Risk. They apply the principles of vertical leadership and lean six sigma to the discipline of risk management. From time to time they share their blog with guest authors who write about important risk management principles.