Tag Archives: crime

Is your business protected against fraud and cyber crime?

Most companies will insure their assets for the traditional risks, such as fire and flood. One traditional risk, that is usually covered, is theft or attempted theft. So if a company is offered a Crime Insurance quotation, why would they take it up? Theft is covered under a normal material damage policy, so why protect […]


Who’s dibbing in to your bank account?

Think your company bank account is safe and secure? Think again! Businesses have traditionally protected their balance sheet by insuring assets, earnings and liabilities. Traditionally assets have comprised of buildings, machinery, fixtures/fittings, stock and work in progress, i.e. tangible assets. These are insured against contingencies such as fire, storm, flood, burglary etc. During recent months […]


The Business Crime Reduction Centre (BCRC)

The Business Crime Reduction Centre (BCRC) is a partnership with the four police forces in the Yorkshire and Humber region. The BCRC project provides 12 hours of security consultation free of charge to SMEs in the region. This covers traditional security (what the police call ‘locks, bars and bolts’), fraud prevention and cyber security. The […]