Category Archives: General

ProAktive Training (online): How to manage a redundancy process

Course date: 25th November 2020 Course outline: this practical online event provides an overview of managing a redundancy process. Course structure: – Define redundancy – When does redundancy arise and the importance of a clear business plan – What does the redundancy process look like and what should be considered Details Cost: £60+VAT Venue: Virtual, […]

Mental Health First Aid Awareness Course

Format 4-hour online course via Zoom (with a 1-hour break between 2-hour tutor led sessions). Spaces limited to 14 delegates. Supporting your employee’s awareness of mental health, covering: – Raising awareness and mental health literacy – Brief overview of some of the major health issues such as anxiety, depression, bipolar, schizophrenia and suicide – An understanding of […]

Latest Doncaster Business Insight Survey gains snapshot of local business sentiment.

With national government still debating over future trade laws and DMBC championing local procurement, Doncaster Chamber is keen to know where firms are currently trading so that they can highlight new opportunities and support for doing more business locally and globally. Firms are also being asked to comment on the Government’s apprenticeship levy and whether […]

GDPR – now the dust has settled

May 25th has come and gone and hopefully most companies will have taken steps to comply with the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). Just like other businesses, we at ProAktive have reviewed, adjusted and changed the way we work and therefore we thought it would be a good idea to share some hints and tips […]


We are sad to announce the death of Tony Smith on Tuesday 9th January. Tony joined Barry Atkinson in 1975 to form Atkinson Smith Ltd and from this acorn the business grew to become the ProAktive we all know today. Having worked in the business for over 20 years, Tony retired in the late 1990’s […]

Changes to ProAktive Financial Services

At ProAktive, we pride ourselves on our ability to deliver high quality bespoke advice across both the general insurance & risk management operations and the financial services division. As clients’ needs become more sophisticated it is clear that a high degree of detailed knowledge is expected from their advisers. This means that our business must […]

We’re recruiting in our Doncaster and Sheffield offices!

Due to growth in the business we have opportunities for experienced Corporate Account Handler to join our busy Corporate broking teams in the Doncaster and Sheffield office. ProAktive is a high quality, forward thinking insurance broker and risk management consultancy whose philosophy is to free you to do what you do best! We’ve been in […]

Christmas Opening Hours and Emergency Claim Numbers

Our Christmas opening hours are as follows:   Thursday 24th December: 9am – 12.30pm Friday 25th December: Closed Monday 28th December: Closed Tuesday 29th December: 9am – 5pm Wednesday 30th December: 9am – 5pm Thursday 31st December: 9am – 12.30pm   Our emergency contact numbers are as follows:   Emergency Motor  Phone no – 03330431275 […]

ProAktive Pedallers

As the cycling season draws to a close and only those most hardy souls continue to put the miles in through dark nights and grim weather, we at ProAktive reflect on what has been a fantastically successful first year for the ProAktive Pedallers. Whilst we believed that this would be a good event to get […]