Travel insurance is a very wide-ranging product, designed to provide cover for many eventualities and situations while the policyholder is either on holiday or on a business trip.
Safe travels: Don’t be a kidnapper’s easy target
Read the latest article by AXA XL on knowing the risks of kidnapping, and therefore how to prevent it.
The ‘Extended Warranty’ Debacle – retailers need to be aware of their duty of care.
With the rise in the consumer electronics industry, there has been an inevitable rise in retailers’ promotion for consumers to purchase extended warranties. These ‘insurance policies’ are ‘intended’ to protect consumers beyond the expiry of the point of sale warranty. The warranties are often marketed under different names e.g. Service Plan, Service Contract, Product Support, Customer Support Agreements, Insurance Policy, and others.
Why cavity wall insulation is the new PPI
For those in the insurance industry, it will come as no surprise that cavity wall insulation compensation claims are fast becoming the replacement for the prevailing PPI claims. With daily media scare stories, the insurance industry faces huge losses as claims for mis-sold cavity wall insulation are increasing on a monthly basis. The majority of cavity wall insulation was sold by ‘door steppers’:- door-to-door canvassers pushing the low cost (free to some) installation.
3 ways ‘Death and Disgrace’ Insurance can protect your company or charity.
Every day the press continues to highlight organisations or individuals that have carried out an act, which has caused disgrace. These acts could affect the financial stability of not only their own company, but also organisations who they work for, support or endorse.
The problems are increasing, now is the time for all Companies and Charitable organisations to review their exposure.
The little known consequences beyond the tragic loss of lives
On Wednesday 14th June 2017, the utter devastation by fire of the high-rise block of ‘council’ flats in London named Grenfell Tower resulted in the tragic deaths of approximately 80 people. Read more
Our guide to being an Executor for a Will.
Our guide highlights the responsibilities, risks and provides information about Executor Liability insurance.
Company Directors: sleep easier at night.
Many business owners are familiar with experiencing sleepless nights worrying about their company finances.
Changes to personal injury compensation payments were announced by the Lord Chancellor earlier this year.
The news caused Insurer share values to fall
Travel insurance small print – what you need to know
Loopholes in policies that could cost you a packet