Mexico: Are Companies Changing their Risk Approach?

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In 2010, as violence in Mexico was reaching a crescendo, we asked decision makers from more than 300 international firms conducting business there about their concerns. At that time, more than half (52 percent) said concerns over violence led their firms to scale back operations. Read full blog post »

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Travel to Mexico: Real vs. Perceived Threats

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Participants in the International SOS Duty of Care and Travel Risk Management Global Benchmarking Study ranked Mexico as the most dangerous place to do business, above countries like Iraq, Nigeria and even Afghanistan. That begs the question about risk perception vs. reality about a country that, for the most part and in the majority of its territory, offers a benign business traveler environment. Read full blog post »

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Study Finds Most Dangerous Locations for Business Travel: Protect Your Employees in High-Risk Locations

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Does your organization dispatch employees to dangerous or high-risk areas? It’s likely the answer is “yes.” According to our recently released Duty of Care and Travel Risk Management Global Benchmarking Study, 95 percent of the more than 600 organizations polled said their business travelers journey to locations they consider to be “high-risk.”
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