Life has a nasty habit of throwing you a curve ball when you least expect it, and it’s no different for businesses. Natural disasters, machinery failures and cyber attacks can happen at any time, but when you’re prepared for them, a disruptive event which might have meant disaster becomes just another bump in the road.
Hydrogen is an important part of the UK’s plans to achieve its net zero target. But, while this means they could be part of the carbon reduction solution, it’s important to understand the risks and challenges they bring.
Reinforced Autoclaved Aerated Concrete (RAAC) has made the headlines recently for all the wrong reasons. This is due to concerns about the risk of sudden collapse in schools and other buildings where the material is used.
Theft is on the rise, so what can you do to protect yourself?
Over the past twelve months the UK has faced a number of unsettling economic changes. In this series we’ll investigate the most common types of theft that we’re seeing and advise on how best to mitigate them. Here we look at Commercial Property.
The benefits of travel insurance for SMEs and five steps to manage travel risks
With the arrival of hybrid and remote working, many employees are choosing to work from home, but the benefits of travelling for business and face-to-face communication often outweigh the convenience of virtual meetings.
Why health and safety should be a priority for every business
Every business has a legal duty to ensure the health and safety of both employees and members of the public. While accidents do happen, adopting a robust approach to workplace health and safety is key to keeping employees safe.
The Grenfell tragedy has resulted in new legislation, requiring higher standards around fire safety. Luke Hayne, senior financial lines underwriter at Allianz, explains the ramifications for the professional indemnity market and how brokers can support their customers.
Legal advice - the difference between surviving and thriving
With so many firms feeling the strain, it’s likely that the litigation floodgates will now be open. In this article we address how these pressures are affecting property owners, the construction industry, and employers in general, along with the benefits of seeking legal advice to avoid costly litigation.
A series of podcasts, videos, articles and webinars, showcasing experts from across our business, covering the economic outlook, inflation, electric vehicles and e-mobility, sustainability and net-zero and underinsurance.