byLowers & Associates | December 18, 2019

A perfect storm of human errors — six of them to be exact — caused the biggest nuclear accident to date, the Chernobyl disaster in 1986. An IT mistake prompted 425 million Microsoft Azure users to experience 10.5 hours…

byLowers & Associates | December 11, 2019

Ah, complacency. That quiet sense of security or satisfaction with the status quo that prevents a person from acknowledging the potential dangers or risks around them. We become complacent about internal controls, believing our employees have always been trustworthy…

byLowers & Associates | December 04, 2019

A catastrophe, by definition, is an event that causes great and often sudden damage or suffering. Catastrophic events, such as those caused by natural disasters, are difficult, if not impossible, to fully predict yet recent events have shown us…

byLowers & Associates | October 29, 2019

“Complacency is the last hurdle standing between any team and its potential greatness.” Pat Riley, former NBA Coach and Player You’ve done the important legwork to protect your business against undue risk. You’ve conducted a threat assessment, reviewed security…

byLowers & Associates | October 23, 2019

Risk management is a top priority for businesses that seek to avoid or minimize potential losses. Often, their efforts are focused on the threats that are most likely to transpire and could result in the most significant damages, those…