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Emerging Issues

Microplastic Brings Concern
February 7, 2022

Some microplastics bring PFAS concerns - and vice versa

Are microplastics a vector for PFAS contamination? New research suggests linkages between the two.

January 14, 2022

Is this the next major liability event?

New research from Verisk Emerging Issues explores whether PFAS "forever chemicals" have the makings of a major liability event.

Pfas Breastmilk
January 5, 2022

Research links breastmilk with PFAS exposure in infants

Research links breastmilk with PFAS exposure in infants

Top 5 Emerging Risks
November 16, 2021

Five top emerging risks on students' radars

What emerging risks are top of mind for rising insurance industry talent? Read on.

October 27, 2021

What can be done about cryptocurrency’s energy use?

Cryptocurrency consumes immense amounts of energy, but these solutions may point the way to a greener future.

September 14, 2021

Putting the next generation of insurance talent in focus

New research from Verisk Emerging Issues and students at ISU sheds light on the potentially staggering costs of a solar flare.

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June 7, 2021

The emerging risks that some insurance students are focused on

Insurance and risk management students highlighted these emerging risks in a recent collaboration with ISO Emerging Issues.

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April 6, 2021

Top issues in the 2021 ISO Emerging Issues bracket challenge

The ISO Emerging Issues bracket challenge highlights key issues facing insurers in 2021. Learn which issue took the top spot this year.

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September 25, 2020

Emerging issues: Using the past to illuminate the future

Researching why some risks fade while others mushroom into multi-billion dollar events can help identify and prioritize future threats.

August 17, 2020

E-sports is a billion-dollar industry—it could be a risky one, too

As e-sports rocket into the mainstream, its risk exposures are coming into view. Here's what you need to know.

June 1, 2020

What could the future of food production and distribution look like?

From vertical indoor farms to plant-based "meat," our food and agricultural production is changing. Here's what you need to know.

January 6, 2020

Energy Storage System market continues to grow

What insurers need to know about the growing market for energy storage systems and their related risks

December 2, 2019

Hemp vs. marijuana: Cross-pollination concerns grow

As more farms embrace cannabis cultivation, the risks of cross-pollination are growing. Here's what insurers need to know.

November 25, 2019

Edge computing is coming: What is it?

What insurers need to know about the growing technology trend of edge computing.

September 16, 2019

Permafrost, peatlands, and the Arctic domino effect

Why Artic wildfires could have catastrophic consequences for global climate change. Insurers should take note.

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