The lifeline Brexit-Era businesses require

15/01/19 General

Uncertainty over any deal with Brussels coming to fruition is one more issue British businesses could do without. Various factors led to £5.86m of bad debts being written off by Britain’s British SMEs alone in the last financial year and the world’s largest trade credit insurer, Euler Hermes, warns that a no-deal Brexit would wipe […]

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Monitor drivers to get on the road to lower insurance costs

10/01/19 General

Willis Towers Watson Networks Members all understand that commercial motor insurance clients have two core needs – keeping their vehicles and drivers on the road earning money for the business, and ensuring premiums stay as low as possible. To achieve these goals, it is important that all employees behind the wheel demonstrate good driving practice […]

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With great power comes great D&O responsibility

08/01/19 General

Events in the boardroom fascinate viewers of TV’s ‘The Apprentice’, but a fate worse than merely being fired hangs over directors, non-exec directors and managers who directly influence company strategy and day-to-day operations in the real business world. Over 100 sections of the Companies Act 2016 can result in legal prosecution, due to negligence, poor […]

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Make Cyber Insurance a priority

28/12/18 General

The UK Cyber Centre, NCSC, established in 2016 to protect the UK from a cyber-attack – something viewed a threat as dangerous to the UK as terrorism – has prevented 1200 attacks in the last two years, according to its annual report. The central body overseeing cyber security in the UK is currently defeating around […]

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