Beyond helping to predict and prevent commercial insurance claims, we work to make the world a safer place. If we prevent one vital shipment of life-saving drugs or nourishing foods from being lost, then we have made the world a little bit better. If we prevent a cyber attack or a truck accident, then all of our work is worth the effort. That’s a mission worth accomplishing.
Crow Fact: Corvid parents will adopt other baby birds. Cornell University researchers studying crows observed baby crows, whose parents died from West Nile, were adopted by neighbor crows who took them into their nest and cared for them. The adopted crows returned the kindness by sticking around to help out their new mom raise her babies even though they were grown enough to leave.