The Travelers 2017 Risk Index is out, and for the fifthyear in a row, fewer American consumers, business owners andexecutives think the world is becoming a riskierplace. 

This year, 52% of consumers say they believe the world isgetting riskier, compared to 56% in 2016 and 63% in 2013 when thestudy was first conducted, as shown in the chart below fromTravelers.

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Danielle Ling

Danielle Ling is an experienced video journalist and business reporter. As associate editor, Danielle manages all multimedia and reports on industry news and risk-related coverage, managing all weather-related content. A University of Maryland and Philip Merrill College of Journalism alum, Danielle previously served as a video journalist for Verizon FiOS 1 News NJ, Push Pause. Connect with Danielle on LinkedIn or email her at [email protected].