Insurance

An update on all things insurance, covering the latest developments in the public and private arena.

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Safety incentive programmes in the workplace

As safety procedures are becoming paramount in the workplace, implementing a safety incentive programme can be an effective way to achieve higher safety standards. An incentive programme recognises workers for…

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Protecting your pedal power

Cycling has become increasingly popular with over two million people across Britain getting on their bike at least once a week. So, whether your bicycle is electric, pedal powered or…

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Women in construction: are companies missing out?

The building and construction industry contributes over £92 million1  to the UK economy, but currently suffers from a serious lack of gender diversity. Just 11%2  of the workforce is made up…

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Have you prepared your business insurance for growth?

It can be exciting to be the owner of an expanding business, but there are a number of things that need to be thought about. The business may require more…

Could new H&S performance measurements affect your back pocket? Health and safety is about to get personal.

Health and safety is now a standard part of the modern business world.  The benefits to your business are well known, these can include: risk reduction, increased productivity, reduced insurance…

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From farming to a five star resort

William McNamara OBE, is CEO of Bluestone National Park Resort, a 5* holiday destination on the stunning Pembrokeshire coast. He’s also the brain behind Oakwood theme park, which he turned…

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Commercial property plans and pitfalls

Sometimes all a great company needs to set them down the path of success is a prime location and a building that perfectly suits their needs. However, much like looking…

Ransomware; is your business safe?

You will most likely have heard about the recent cyber-attack that has affected the NHS. The WannaCry program infected an estimated 70,000 devices in the NHS including: Computers, MRI scanners,…

Recruitment: Health and Social Care sector insurance risks

Working in the recruitment industry can bring certain challenges. This is especially true when looking at what risks your specialist sector may face. If you work as a recruiter within the…

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Risk assessments: don’t play with fire

Fire safety in the workplace is vitally important if your business is going to avoid potentially significant fines and even criminal prosecution for the person carrying out the risk assessment….