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30 Oct 2019
Swiss Re Group
The construction sector is at its tipping point: Buildings and infrastructure operation and construction alone are responsible ...
By Jimmy Keime, Head Engineering & Cyber West Europe, Property & Specialty Underwriting
10 Oct 2019
With its durability, potential for prefabrication and advantageous carbon footprint, wood is increasingly being used in urban ...
By Franco Ciamberlano, Head Engineering Medi, CEE & Middle East, Property & Specialty Underwriting
02 Jan 2012
Swiss Re Institute
Resilient critical infrastructures are of key importance for our societies and economies.
03 Oct 2018
Engineering projects often push the boundaries of the tried and tested. They entail risks that are hard for the insurance ...
19 Sep 2017
Renewable wind power is one of the fastest growing sectors in China, where installed capacity is set to almost quadruple by 2030. ...
26 Oct 2016
Swiss Re Institute
Drones cannot take to the air unless permitted to do so. The Swiss authorities are currently seeking to create a legal framework ...
Until there is specific coverage lines for drones available, the best advice has to be 'talk to your insurance agent'. The damage ...
No technology develops in a vacuum – and no almost all technology develops faster than the regulations governing it. Nonetheless, ...
Drones have the potential to do great good in society. Equally, in the wrong hands, they have significant potential to cause ...
Switzerland is beginning to establish as a hub for the development of drones, aided by relatively liberal flying regulations, an ...