Kidnap under wraps

Premiums for kidnap and ransom insurance are skyrocketing, with contractors working in Iraq becoming major targets. But the government is refusing to step in and companies are reluctant to discuss the danger they are sending their employees into. James Sullivan reports

This is premium content - you need to be a subscriber to access it.
(If you’re already a subscriber, please sign in here.)

Subscribe for full access

Subscribe for full access - Take out a print and online or online only subscription

Take out a print and online or online only subscription and you will get immediate access to:

  • Breaking industry news as it happens
  • Expert analysis and comment from industry leaders
  • Unlimited access to all stories, including premium content
  • Full access to all our online archive

Get access now subscribe today

Alternatively, REGISTER to receive free email alerts