The ABCs of Cyber Risk Management

This session at the PARMA 2019 Annual Risk Management Conference highlighted best practices for prevention, management and handling of cyber-related claims. Speakers included James P. Wagoner at McCormick, Barstow, Sheppard, Wayte & Carruth Graham Van Leuven at Clyde & Co. Lejf E. Knutson at McCormick, Barstow, Sheppard, Wayte & Carruth Assessing Cyber Vulnerabilities The following […]

Healthcare Under Attack: Tools for Combating Cybersecurity Risks

In the healthcare sector, patient data and cybersecurity are major concerns. Not only is the healthcare industry a preferred hacker target, but the management of workers’ compensation claims frequently requires sharing sensitive claimant data among service providers. This session at the 2018 National Workers’ Compensation & Disability Conference uncovered best practices for mitigating growing insider […]

Risk Management Challenges from the Internet of Things

At the 2018 Chicagoland Risk Forum, a panel discussed cyber risks associated with the Internet of Things. The speakers were: John Hackett – Cassiday Schade LLP Margaret Shipitalo – Cassiday Schade LLP Kenneth Shu – Beasley Group Neil Blauvet – United Airlines The Internet of Things (IoT) is any device that can be connected to […]


Cyber Risk in the Transportation Sector

Security and cyber risks inherent to large, interconnected systems are major challenges that the transportation sector faces. This session at the NetDiligence® Cyber Risk Summit explored the unique vulnerabilities that can make underwriting in this sector complicated. Speakers included: John Barrett, Member, Enterprise Risk Manager, Bennett Bricklin & Saltzburg LLC John Farley, Vice President & […]

The Retail Data Breach Environment

This session at the NetDiligence® Cyber Risk Summit examined the unique legal and practical issues when confronting a data breach and point-of-sale malware attacks that are becoming a common threat to the retail industry. Speakers included: Stuart Panensky, Partner, FisherBroyles LLP Ruston Miles, Chief Strategy Officer, Bluefin Payment Systems Carrie Parikh, Vice President Legal, Wyndham […]

Using Threat Intelligence to Mitigate Risk

This panel at the NetDiligence® Cyber Risk Summit offered insights into how organizations can be thoughtful in their use of security resources to mitigate risk. Speakers included: Vinny Sakore, Chief Technology Officer, NetDiligence® Andy Sambandam, Founder & CEO, Clarip Inc. Christian Lees, Chief Information Security Officer, Chief Technology Officer, InfoArmor Daimon Geopfert, Principal, Risk Advisory […]

The CISO Perspective on Cyber Risk

This panel at the NetDiligence® Cyber Risk Summit provided insight on the practical concerns and decisions that Chief Information Security Officers (CISOs) have and make regarding their overall obligations to risk management. Speakers included: Tom Gallo, Vice President, AllClear ID Anahi Santiago, Chief Information Security Officer, Christiana Care Health Care System Mary Chaney, Attorney, The […]

Blockchain and Its Impact on Insurance

This session at the NetDiligence® Cyber Risk Summit provided a basic understanding of blockchain technology and its potential application to the insurance industry. Speakers included: Neeraj Sahni, Senior Vice President, Willis Towers Watson Cristina Dolan, Co-Founder & COO, iXledger Meghan Hannes, Vice President, Cyber Product Leader, AXIS Scott Diamond, Managing Partner, Chicago Digital Asset Network […]

Biometric Privacy – The Next Wave of Privacy Liability

The collection and potential loss or misuse of biometric information can expose organizations to privacy liability. This session at the NetDiligence® Cyber Risk Summit provided an introduction to biometric information collection and issues related to privacy laws when using biometric data. Speakers included: Ernest Koschineg, Partner, Cipriani & Werner Chris Dore, Partner, Edelson Julia Jacobson, […]

Improving Insurance Industry & Government Collaboration

This session at the 2018 NetDiligence® Cyber Risk Summit discussed the need for improving collaboration between the insurance industry and government and how that can lead to a common cyber good. Speakers included: Ronald Raether, Partner, Troutman Sanders Scott Kannry, Chief Executive Officer, Axio Global Wyatt Hoffman, Research Analyst, Carnegie Endowment for International Peace Fundamentally, […]

Safety National is a proud sponsor of Kids’ Chance of America, a charity that provides need-based educational opportunities and scholarships for the children of workers seriously injured or killed on the job.



Copyright © 2018 Safety National.
A member of the Tokio Marine Group. All Rights Reserved.