In the News
Whether it's a feature article on our groundbreaking research or an interview with one of our industry leaders, FM Global is frequently in the news. From here, you can read recent news reports and informative articles written by or featuring commentary from company experts.
June 03, 2019 | NPR (National Public Radio)
New technology used by scientists is helping better inform flood maps in the U.S. But what are the pros and cons of such advances? FM Global shares its insights.
May 22, 2019 | National Underwriter
Video: The 1,600-acre campus is host to a range of property risk tests and research to build safer, more resilient communities.
May 21, 2019 | Fast Company
The countries that are best equipped to handle climate change and natural disasters–and have reined in government corruption, too–are, unsurprisingly, the best ones for business, according to the just-released 2019 FM Global Resilience Index.
May 16, 2019 | New York Times
“Not talking about climate change in frank terms can carry risk,” says Lou Gritzo, VP of research at FM Global. Avoid falling into the “uncertainty trap” and learn why it’s important to be prepared for more extreme weather events.
May 10, 2019 | CFO
Chief financial officers who lay awake at night worried about risks they may be missing aren't making enough use of their risk managers, says FM Global CFO Kevin Ingram
May 08, 2019 | Insurance Business America
The winning users of AI going forward will be defined by the companies that have good data, predicts Bret Ahnell, FM Global executive vice president.
May 01, 2019 | Insurance Business America
The magazine profiles Tom Lawson, FM Global chairman and CEO, and examines how he has become a believer in the power of engineering to mitigate property risks. (See page 16.)
April 28, 2019 | AM Best TV
Tom Lawson, chairman and CEO of FM Global, discusses the recent rise in boiler and machinery losses in industry and says insurers must help their clients understand and mitigate such facility-related risks.
April 28, 2019 | Business Insurance
Discover in this article how and why FM Global researchers at the 1,600-acre FM Global Research Campus in Rhode Island replicate fires, explosions, windstorms and earthquakes on a daily basis.
April 05, 2019 | Risk & Insurance
When it comes to the manufacturing sector and risks that might be uninsurable, Gary Love, a vice president for underwriting with FM Global, puts this issue into perspective by dividing the topic into three buckets...