Category Archives: Insurance & Risk Management

Directors’ Liabilities – The Buck Stops Here!

Congratulations, you’re a company Director! Once the euphoria has died down it may dawn on you that being a company Director carries a whole burden of new responsibility. And now the buck might stop with you! Oh, no need to worry, you say. I’m a Director of a Limited Liability Company so I’m safe. If […]

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Kidnap and Ransom – A dangerous world

Kidnap and Ransom cover is designed to protect individuals and corporations operating in high-risk areas around the world. Locations most often susceptible to Kidnap and Ransom incidents include Mexico, Venezuela, Haiti, Nigeria, Somalia, Brazil, India and Central Asia (Afghanistan and Iraq). In practice, generally speaking, a crisis management helpline is also provided by the insurer […]

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Will your plant still be on site in the morning?

Theft and arson on construction sites are two significant reasons why insurance costs are rising. These sites are an easy target for thieves as the lure of high value plant & equipment makes it easy for them to make a quick profit. Plant security is a difficult area to get right as thieves are well […]

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Credit Insurance: Supporting your cashflow

The majority of businesses insure their physical assets, so why do so many businesses not insure their cash? Unpaid invoices can represent a significant proportion of  businesses assets yet many companies choose not to buy Credit Insurance. Credit Insurance has been around since the late 19th century and yet so many companies are either not […]

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Changes to EU Speeding Fines

If you have ever been caught speeding whilst on holiday abroad you’ll know how it usually goes; the police pull you over, you get a ticket on the spot and you are expected to pay it there and then. If you don’t have the cash the police will take you to the nearest cash machine […]

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