18/03/2020
Commercial insurance brokers Dorset

Hardening Insurance Market; What It Means To My Business

The insurance market is cyclical. Like a pendulum, it fluctuates constantly between a hard market and a soft market. The International Risk Management and Insurance Society (IRMI) identifies such a market as ‘the upswing in a market cycle, when premiums increase and capacity for most types of insurance decreases.’ It goes on to say that a number of different factors contribute to this, including ‘frequency or severity of losses, and regulatory intervention deemed to be against the interests of insurers.’ 

17/03/2020
Commercial insurance brokers Poole

COVID-19 Update from Lansdowne Woodward

Following Monday's emergency Cobra meeting and subsequent advice with regard to social distancing, we will be moving to the Remote Working section of our Business Continuity Plan.

10/03/2020
Insurance brokers Bournemouth

Government Discuss Mandatory 5-Year Electrical Checks

The government has proposed legislation that will enforce mandatory 5-year electrical safety checks in the private rented sector from July of this year. 

17/02/2020
Motor insurance Poole

The Civil Liability Bill

After years of debate, the UK Government has decided on a course of action to bring down escalating car insurance costs by addressing the rise in pay-outs for small personal injury claims. 

15/01/2020
Personal insurance Poole

10 Reasons Why You Need Directors and Officers Cover

Directors and Officers insurance (D&O) covers the legal costs and potential compensation pay-outs for claims of wrongful acts made against your business’s directors and senior managers (the officers). Here’s why you can’t afford to be without it.

06/01/2020
Construction insurance Poole

A Guide to Construction Insurance

Construction is a high-risk industry, so it is important to make sure you and your business are protected from accidents and claims made against you with the right construction insurance. To help you get the right level of cover you need, our experts give a brief outline of the different types of construction insurance available and the benefits of each.