Why D&O Protection is More Important Than Ever

07/07/20 General

If you are a business owner, you will know the impacts Coronavirus has had on your balance sheet but if you are a director or manager, you may not be aware of the possible legal ramifications that could arise from the pandemic for you personally. The potential for claims and court cases against corporate decision […]

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The High Street in Transition: Which Insurance Covers Matter?

30/06/20 General
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Coronavirus has tested the resolve of the UK’s high street, accelerating the demise of major names like Debenhams, Oasis and Brighthouse, and iconic British brands such as Laura Ashley and Cath Kidston. Experts predict a number of retailers, already struggling pre-Coronavirus, may go under, due to lack of buyers in the current environment. High street […]

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Do Not Archive Your Business Continuity Plan…Update it!

22/06/20 General
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Business continuity plans (BCPs) have been put under great strain by Coronavirus. Where a BCP considered a ‘worst-case scenario’, this is unlikely to have been a pandemic affecting global and national supply chains and the entire UK workforce. Since the introduction of social distancing, many businesses have adopted new modes of working but may have […]

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Getting a Business Back Up and Running After Coronavirus

11/06/20 General
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As the exit strategy from Coronavirus is being unveiled and businesses look at what their “new” trading requires, getting up and running will present a number of challenges for many business owners. However, the business you ran before Coronavirus may not be the one to which you eventually give a trading renaissance to. The steps […]

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Coronavirus Update: Assessing Measures to Return to Work Safely 

14/05/20 General
L Wood Insurance Brokers

Following the latest government advice, we will be carrying out a risk assessment of our office as we look to create a safe working environment for our employees. During the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, we have continued to limit the number of staff in the office to maintain social distancing and allowed others to work from […]

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