Resource Center

The following resources are provided to guide our readers toward invaluable information on a variety of insurance-related topics.

National Underwriter
Insurance trade magazine

Professional Liability Underwriting Society
Research and underwriting information for Professional Liability specialists

Watson Wyatt Worldwide
Actuarial and consulting firm that conducts an annual survey on Directors & Officers liability

Stanford Law School's Securities Class Action Clearinghouse
Listing of securities class action lawsuits filed in the United States, as maintained by Stanford University Law School.

The Director's Network, Inc.
Seminars and workshops which prepare both the first-time and the experienced director for their roles and responsibilities on a board.

The Corporate Library
Resource center related to Directors and Officers

A.M. Best
A.M. Best Company is a full-service credit rating organization dedicated to serving the financial services industries, including the banking and insurance sectors. Policyholders and depositors refer to Best's ratings and analysis as a means of assessing the financial strength and creditworthiness of risk-bearing entities and investment vehicles.

Audit Integrity Audit Integrity was founded in 2002 to develop risk management tools based on a statistical analysis of corporate integrity.

National Council on Compensation Insurance, Inc. (NCCI)
National Council on Compensation Insurance is the largest provider of workers compensation and employee injury data and statistics in the nation. NCCI analyzes industry trends, prepares workers compensation insurance rate recommendations, determines the cost of proposed legislation, and provides a variety of services and tools to maintain a healthy workers compensation system.

IRMI - International Risk Management Institute
IRMI is an invaluable resource to the professional insurance and risk management community by providing content, conferences, continuing education, and certifications.

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