A-Z of UK Storm names... What name would you pick? Here are the UK’s official storm names, which will see us through winter as announced by the MET office. A-Z of UK storm names 2018/19 Ali Bronagh Callum Deirdre Erik Freya Gareth Hannah Idris Jane Kevin Lily Max Niamh Oliver Peggy Ross Saoirse Tristan Violet [...]
You may need to consider upgrading your property to defend it from the risks associated with flooding. So improving the walls, floors, drains and service intakes could be measures you take to ensure that your property can cope in the event of a flood.
The cost of a serious injury or third party property damage for which you are found liable could be more than you think. Damages for personal injury claims have increased significantly in recent years. For example, in the case of Collier v. Norton, 2012, a record of GBP23 million was awarded to a teenager left [...]
Unlike healthcare and financial services organizations who regularly handle personal information, some professional services providers like engineers have been slower to adopt cyber insurance policies, assuming their risk is fairly limited.
Arranging insurance where you have not been negligent may seem rather unusual, but depending on the type of Contract you are undertaking and as the property owner, you may need to arrange this insurance. A standard Public Liability Insurance policy will only indemnify the Insured Party (usually the Contractor) against damage to third party property [...]
On 2 March 2015, the law on drug driving changed in England and Wales where new zero legal limits for a range of the most common illegal drugs, including cannabis, cocaine and MDMA
Managing small fleet risk The Health and Safety Executive estimates one-third of all road accidents involve an at-work driver, which means it’s never been more important to ensure your vehicles are safe and your drivers are safety-conscious; options to help you manage your small fleet risks include: Telematics: Simple smartphone apps are available for small [...]
Export market opens up for SMEs The UK is a major global exporter and importer, but despite global demand, latest HMRC statistics reveal that for the last two years exports have remained flat whilst imports have grown steadily. This offers great opportunities for SMEs looking to enter the export market, but it makes sense to [...]