Climate Change and Its Undeniable Impact on Insurance

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Robert A. Chaplin Meher Pahuja Feargal Ryan

Partner Robert Chaplin, associate Feargal Ryan and trainee solicitor Meher Pahuja discuss several impacts of climate change on insurance. The authors conclude that the industry can no longer rely on past data in underwriting and pricing policies and that companies cannot shy away from the effect that risks associated with climate change will have on their business practices.