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Best’s Review Rendez-Vous Recap

Best’s Review Rendez-Vous Recap 1920 1268 Yvonne Torres

Reinsurers’ largest conference reveals the industry’s emerging risks, industry outlook and new opportunities. Robert Reville, Chief Executive Officer, Praedicat, said scientists have discovered in the past year that additives to…

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What’s the risk in learning about risks?

What’s the risk in learning about risks? 1920 1501 Stephen Jones

In talking with product stewardship and risk management professionals, we occasionally see a fear of too much knowledge.  You may believe that knowing about a specific risk means being held…

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The science of glyphosate – the court’s view

The science of glyphosate – the court’s view 1920 1056 Adam Grossman

This summer saw two major developments in glyphosate litigation: a California jury finding in favor of a plaintiff claiming glyphosate caused his non-Hodgkin lymphoma, and a federal judge deciding that…

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Reinsurance News: Named peril casualty cover is $90bn per year opportunity, says Praedicat CEO

Reinsurance News: Named peril casualty cover is $90bn per year opportunity, says Praedicat CEO 8598 4106 Praedicat

Robert Reville, Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Praedicat, an InsurTech risk modelling and analytics firm, has claimed that developing named peril casualty cover is currently the biggest opportunity in re/insurance,…

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Praedicat makes the InsurTech 100

Praedicat makes the InsurTech 100 519 519 Yvonne Torres

The INSURTECH100 is an annual list of 100 of the world’s most innovative InsurTech companies selected by a panel of industry experts. These are the companies every leader in the…

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Media Attention at Les Rendez-Vous de Septembre

Media Attention at Les Rendez-Vous de Septembre 640 422 Praedicat

“We are talking about some of the biggest problems of today’s society,” said Reville, “and if insurance incorporates scientific findings into its pricing it will then signal to corporates what…

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Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty and Praedicat White Paper: Emerging Liability Risks: The “Toxic Trio” Chemical Dangers in Personal Care Products

Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty and Praedicat White Paper: Emerging Liability Risks: The “Toxic Trio” Chemical Dangers in Personal Care Products 471 233 Praedicat

Increasing scientific, regulatory, and consumer concerns means increasing risk for manufacturers and suppliers of various personal care products. The potential for synergistic effects of a so-called “toxic trio” of hazardous…

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A.M. BestTV interviews Bob Reville, CEO – Chemicals in Plastics Pose Alarming Latency Risks

A.M. BestTV interviews Bob Reville, CEO – Chemicals in Plastics Pose Alarming Latency Risks 903 504 Praedicat

Yvette Essen, A.M. BestTV interviews Bob Reville, CEO at Praedicat, from Les Rendez-Vous de Septembre. In this interview, Bob Reville, offers insights on emerging risks and how insurers can use…

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Praedicat Announces the Appointment of New Board Members Mary Merkel and John Hendrickson

Praedicat Announces the Appointment of New Board Members Mary Merkel and John Hendrickson 1036 435 Praedicat

September 5, 2018, Los Angeles, CA. Praedicat, Inc., a market-leading risk analytics software company for property and casualty insurers and global industrial companies, today announced the appointment of Ms. Mary…

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Modelling the Next Asbestos

Modelling the Next Asbestos 790 444 Praedicat

Recent advances in modelling technology suggest that $87bn of liability risk – equivalent to another asbestos – is locked in legacy books of business. This creates new challenges, but also…

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Extracting value from product stewardship’s big data

Extracting value from product stewardship’s big data 5760 3840 Richard Fontaine

The term big data seems to be everywhere these days. A few examples of use cases for big data are fraud and crime detection, patient history in the healthcare industry, and…

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Jury sees scary risk in glyphosate where scientists see murky hazard

Jury sees scary risk in glyphosate where scientists see murky hazard 620 399 David Loughran

In the first decision of its kind, a California jury last Friday determined that the agricultural chemicals company Monsanto is liable for causing a man’s Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma (NHL). The jury…

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