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All Dressed Up: Risk Management On-the-Go!

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We don’t mind getting dressed up for work, even adopting our customers’ dress-code when visiting them on-site. Pictured below are OneBeacon Technology senior underwriting specialist Andrew Doonan and risk control technology specialist Norine McVann, who recently toured a semi-conductor manufacturing plant in Minnesota. The suits are intended to limit dust and reduce static electricity in the manufacturing area. The team toured the facility to review our insured’s proactive risk management programs, with a particular eye…

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West Coast Enhances Technology Expertise

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We’re excited to welcome Ana Raducan who joined our San Francisco team as a Technology Underwriting Consultant. Her ten years of specialized tech experience, including both carrier and broker tenures, are a great complement to our local technology capabilities. Our local staff includes seasoned underwriting and risk control talent, including Underwriting Consultant Mark Sandbergen, who joined us last summer. For more insights on our nationwide capabilities, visit our website! OneBeacon Technology Northwest: Contact us for your…

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Intelligence 2.0: Where Artificial Gets Real

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There are days when we’d prefer for someone else to do the thinking for us – and these days, that wish is not so far-fetched! One of the more opportunistic developments has been the field of artificial intelligence (“AI”). With the overwhelming amount of data available to help us assess and evaluate matters, using AI to rapidly digest information presents a potential sea change in many industries. From language translation to diagnosing and treating cancer,…

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Industry Experts Talk Cybersecurity

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Fittingly, cybersecurity experts from the insurance and legal fields are sharing expertise during October’s National Cyber Security & Awareness Month courtesy of NetDiligence. The group is hosting its fall Cyber Security & Privacy Liability Forum this week, with OneBeacon Technology Insurance leaders in attendance. In fact, OneBeacon Technology SVP & Cyber product lead David Molitano is a panelist during a breakout session titled “Security of Payments.” The panel will address mobile payment platforms, tokenization and…

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The Young and the Restless: Captivate them with Insurance Careers

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Fact 1: roughly 400,000 insurance industry jobs will need to be filled by the year 2020. Fact 2: fewer young professionals are considering careers in insurance. Fact 3: you can help make a difference.  Help inspire young talent to join our workforce by joining the industry-wide campaign that promotes how careers in insurance are a winning trifecta: stable, limitless and rewarding. One simple way to help promote our industry is to share your stories using…

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Digital Health: Eat, Drink & Be Healthy!

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We suspect many of you wear a mobile tracking device – or know someone that does. This continually evolving field has produced new tools capable of recording more than steps and sleep patterns. The newest generation features ingestible electronics that allow healthcare practitioners to diagnose, detect and monitor a wide range of physiological conditions.  By generating real-time, exceptionally personalized medical information, they make it possible to develop digital medicine that is more precise, effective and…

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Game on: the risky business of Pokemon GO

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The game’s the thing this summer and that game is, of course, Pokémon GO. As with any new opportunity, understanding potential exposures is a key consideration for those creating these inviting augmented realities – as well as the gamers enjoying them. OneBeacon Technology’s Lloyd Takata was recently featured in Carrier Management’s article regarding the mobile game’s potential risks. For additional insights on augmented and virtual reality technologies, read our recent whitepaper on this topic, titled…

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Welcome!

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We are excited to introduce you to Tech Risk – our newest opportunity to share our views and resources on technology and risk management. Our focus is simple – provide ongoing access to insights authored by your friends at OneBeacon Technology Insurance. And from time to time, we’ll post articles or resources we believe are compelling and relevant. We’ll also rely on this blog to share some content we’ve been emailing to many of you through our…

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