insurance


International Workers’ Memorial Day: ‘Construction employers must insure workers – or be removed from sites’

Construction union Unite is demanding that leading construction clients and principal contractors ensure that all workers on their projects are fully protected by death and injury insurance – or be removed from sites. Read More

Another insurance breach leads to fine

The HSE has reported on the second breach of employers’ liability insurance in as many days, detailing the case of a car wash company which has been fined after failing to produce a certificate. Read More

Firm fined after breaching insurance laws

HSE hearing said: “Employers carrying out a business in the United Kingdom must have Employers’ liability insurance in place. Should an incident have occurred at the premises the failure to have insurance would mean that employees may not get any compensation for any injuries or ill-health attributable to their work.” Read More

‘Millennials don’t see the value of private healthcare’

Millennials may be missing out on significant benefits associated with private medical insurance (PMI), as their youth can make them feel invincible and they opt for other benefits, according to The Health Insurance Group. Read More

New liability insurance cover launched for self-employed

A new pay-as-you-go public liability insurance cover has been launched for Britain’s 5 million freelancers and self-employed. Read More

Are you sure your insurance company will pay your claim?

If you’re starting a new business or are just beginning to recruit staff; health and safety can appear to be Read More

Claims: A health, safety and risk management issue

Michael Abbott, ACII Chartered Insurer an insurance claims consultant at MA Claims Support Limited, looks at how a liability claims Read More

Mental Health Awareness Week: The business risks of not tackling mental health

Mike Blake, Director at Willis PMI Group, explains how companies may be leaving themselves exposed to potential risk by failing to establish a culture of openness around mental health. Read More

The insurance marketplace: after the sentencing guidelines

Peter Clark, Account Executive at Pro-Sapien Software, discusses how organisations should be looking at the new sentencing guidelines strategically and Read More

Recovering your business safely after flooding

The HSE has issued guidance following widespread severe flooding at the end of 2015 and into early 2016. Employers will Read More



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