Business Interruption

Most people understand the role of property insurance in protecting against the risks faced by a business. But an area commonly overlooked is the role Business Interruption Insurance has to play. While property insurance may cover the cost of repairing or rebuilding your premises, machinery and stock, it’s all too easy to underestimate the extent of loss of income these events can cause and the affect this can have on your business.

Business interruption: Expecting the unexpected

Its human nature to presume the worst will never happen. But, when it comes to business the media is a seemingly constant source of stories of businesses suffering either at…

Online extortion demand affecting UK businesses

When people think cyber, they tend to jump straight onto the topic of hackers and hacking. But what does that actually look like? You might imagine a techno warrior illegally…

Are you prepared if disaster strikes?

Unfortunately, it’s usually the big disasters that come with the least warning. With many businesses being unprepared for such an event, it’s those that are forced to suspend operations due…

5 risks your business can avoid

Risks are something your business can’t always avoid, but, a good risk management plan can help identify those you can manage, if something were to go wrong. The first step…

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Winter is coming. But is your business ready?

The British weather is known for being temperamental at the best of times.To help you make it past the biting cold and the snow, we’ve put together our five top tips…

Cyber

Hope for the best and plan for the worst: reducing the impact of loss of property

In the face of property loss or damage, a business can suffer hugely. Not only could it be out of business for a period of time but it can also…

How long could you be out of business?

Of course we all do as much as we can to protect our business assets, but sometimes the worse does happen and it is often beyond our control. Fires, floods,…

The risks of drones

Between May 2014 and March 2015, there have been seven incidents of drones almost colliding with planes, according to The Civil Aviation Authority (CAA). Earlier this summer a drone flew…

Sink or Strive: Would your business survive?

First of all, I know its summer. I know we don’t want to be thinking of the doom and gloom of previous year’s storms and floods and definitely don’t want…