Online Retailer Left Customers’ Financial Details Vulnerable to Cyber Attack

Cyber attacks pose a real threat to all businesses. No matter how robust the security measures in place are, the risks associated with humans can never be totally eliminated. Over 40 per cent of businesses reported a cyber-security breach or attack within the last 12 months. When such breaches occur, businesses can suffer a variety…

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**Important Information re ‘Unrated’ Insurers**

Ordinarily, we would only look to propose terms with ‘rated’ insurers. However, there are some instances where insurance terms may be proposed with ‘unrated’ insurers. In such cases it is important that all the information is reviewed. This enables an informed decision to be made, prior to proceeding with cover. Should you choose to proceed…

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Why Are Property, Liability & Professional Indemnity Insurance Premiums Increasing?

It’s a time when property owners and businesses face many challenges. Consequently, the last thing any of us want to hear about is the hardening of the insurance marketplace. Unfortunately, this is the reality our industry is facing. We continually strive to secure the very best insurance terms possible. Therefore, we hope our following overview provides…

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Marine Cargo Crime Is On The Increase – What Can We Do About It?

The most frequent stolen marine cargo commodities tend to be food and beverage products. This is then followed by electronics, consumer products, alcohol and tobacco, clothing and footwear, manufacturing materials, automotive and construction materials. However marine cargo crime drastically changed with the outbreak of COVID-19. Marine Cargo Crime On The Increase Not surprisingly, 2020 saw…

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The Ever Given – Declaration of General Average – What Are The Implications?

The Ever Given – Declaration of General Average – What Are The Implications? The Ever Given was stuck in the Suez canal for six days and its owner declared a general average on 01.04.2021, but what does this mean for those with containers on board? The owner of the Ever Given declared a general average…

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Insurance For Metal Workers: Everything You Need To Know

Insurance For Metal Workers: Everything You Need To Know: Metalworking and precision engineering can encompass a wide range of activities, from turning, milling, drilling, tapping, bending, folding, boring, planning, shaping, grinding, laser cutting, pressing, welding … to wire and spark erosion … to fettling, linishing, polishing and plating. Whether using CNC machining centres and/or conventional…

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