Hartford Office Managing Partner Ted Augustinos authored an article for Best’s Review detailing privacy and cybersecurity issues that have arisen for insurers and producers as a result of employees working remotely due to the COVID-19 pandemic. For companies that likely have not previously had their entire workforce working remotely simultaneously, it is important to revisit risk assessments and evaluate technical and administrative safeguards, he explains.

“Consider the new and increased risks presented by more personnel working remotely, in many cases for the first time. The updated risk assessment will drive decision-making related to privacy and cybersecurity enhancements appropriate to the remote work environment,” Augustinos writes.

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