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.

Your people – assets worth protecting

You insure all of your physical assets, your premises, IT equipment and vehicles; surely it will follow that you’ll want to protect your most important asset… your people? It’s all…

Solar

Don’t put your renewable energy at unnecessary risk

Let’s face it; insurance isn’t the most exciting of considerations when it comes to renewable energy. The good news is that it doesn’t have to be a complicated process, blinded…

IT security questions

Cyber Insurance – what you need to know

What is Cyber Insurance? Cyber Insurance is a policy that mitigates losses from a variety of cyber incidents – anything from business interruption and network damage to data breaches. An…

Fail to plan, plan to fail

We’ve all heard the phrase, and to be fair you probably have a fair few plans in place, a strategic business plan, a sales plan etc. But how about a…

It’s not all fun in the sun for the tourism sector!

The tourism and leisure sector is often associated with fun and relaxation, but from a business perspective it is not without risk. When all of your commercial activity and therefore…

Get your restaurant ready for the games

With the Commonwealth Games just around the corner, Scottish restaurants have a great opportunity to enhance their profitability.  Typically, July and August tend to be quiet months in the restaurant…

It won’t happen to my business…

Its human nature to presume the worst won’t happen to us or our businesses but the recent weather conditions across the UK have proved costly for many a small firm….