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They are the most wired vehicles on the road, with dashboard computers, sophisticated radios, navigation systems and cellphones.

While such gadgets are widely seen as distractions to be avoided behind the wheel, there are hundreds of thousands of drivers ? police officers and paramedics ? who are required to use them, sometimes at high speeds, while weaving through traffic, sirens blaring.

The drivers say the technology is Read the rest of this entry »

A consulting firm is warning that financial firm risk managers face increasing peril from fraudulent claims on behalf of bankrupt companies.

The activity is detailed in a study ?Risky Business: Financial Firms Face Wave of Fraudulent Transfer Claims,? released by Navigant Consulting, Inc. (NCI), and the Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU).

According to the companies, there has been a ?dramatic uptick in the number of fraudulent Read the rest of this entry »