3 Ways COVID-19 Accelerates E-Commerce and Creates New Environmental Exposures

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Long-term social distancing may permanently change the way we shop, which in turn could have consequences for the environment. As the pandemic puts pressure on retailers to offer e-commerce solutions, more retail spaces will be left vacant.

This shift ultimately will create opportunities to redevelop those locations into much-needed warehouses, distribution facilities, data centers and renewable energy sources to power it all. That all comes with environmental risk.

Barry Geisler, Divisional Senior Vice President & Chief Underwriting Officer of our Environmental team recently shared with Risk & Insurance 3 ways insurers can help facilitate growth while minimizing risk.

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