The latest developments effecting the risks we cover and the insurance industry
Recently in Sheffield we’ve been experiencing severe flooding. Flooding is hazardous to properties at the best of times but if your property is unoccupied it can be particularly damaging, with no one there to keep the water at bay.
It’s important to keep the property safe and well-kept during winter to ensure that it is not disqualified from its insurance cover.
Standard home insurance will automatically restrict the policy cover for unoccupied properties, however, with Estate Insure you can rest easy that the cover you require will remain in force.
There has been a lot of hype around the use of telematics to manage fleet risks, but is this the silver bullet managers have been looking for?
Contractor will have duties under health and safety law. This also applies when a contractor employs subcontractors
Safeguarding your IT network is already challenging. Add to this the trend for employees to use their own tablets and smartphones at work, and keeping your corporate network safe becomes a serious headache.
Interruption to your workforce, whether through travel disruption, injury or death, could result in significant financial loss, which is why Personal Accident and Business Travel Insurance are essential for today’s SMEs.
Low interest rates in the UK have become a fact of life since the onset of the credit crunch in 2008.
32% of businesses and 22% of charities experienced a data breach in the last 12 months !
Businesses operate in an increasingly interconnected world and with the global nature of their operations and supply-chains, staff frequently need to travel internationally on business.