TITLE

Focus needed on worker safety abroad

AUTHOR(S)
Hofmann, Mark A.; Bradford, Michael
PUB. DATE
March 2005
SOURCE
Business Insurance;3/21/2005, Vol. 39 Issue 12, p11
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article suggests that keeping tabs on employees traveling and working overseas and making sure they are equipped to handle potential security problems is a high priority for some companies. Neil C. Livingstone, chief executive officer of the firm Global Options Inc., a Washington-based risk management services company, says that most companies are not doing enough right now, given the way liability issues are evolving. A number of insurers provide travel accident insurance that covers a range of workforces and exposures. They generally provide evacuation, repatriation of remains, disability and accident insurance.
ACCESSION #
16578225

 

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