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BIBA Brokers' review of Case Law

Posted on: 16 February 2017

In the midst of the monumental changes of 2016, our latest BIBA review helps you to keep abreast of the key judicial developments impacting the insurance market.

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Rise of the Drones (AGCS)

Posted on: 14 February 2017

As usage of unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) - a.k.a drones - rises, this report looks into what is influencing their growing popularity and potential problems on the horizon.

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Government unveils plans to crackdown on whiplash claims

Posted on: 10 February 2017

In November last year the Ministry of Justice (MOJ) launched a consultation on proposals, which would reduce the number of whiplash claims currently plaguing the industry 

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The top risks for UK businesses in 2017

Posted on: 09 February 2017

Business interruption was identified as the top concern for businesses worldwide in the Allianz Risk Barometer 2017, but where did this rank for businesses in the United Kingdom?

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Falls through fragile surfaces

Posted on: 07 February 2017

Injuries and deaths due to unsafe working conditions and practices on roofs and other fragile surfaces are persistently present in statistics relating to falls from height.

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Allianz Coffee Guide to solar engineering

Posted on: 06 February 2017

Could solar geoengineering - also known as Solar Radiation Management (SRM) - be a real option for combatting some of the effects of climate change? We consider this in our latest coffee guide.

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10 reasons for Professional Indemnity insurance

Posted on: 02 February 2017

For various professions, having cover against the legal liability to compensate third parties for injury, loss or damage due to a breach of duty in their conduct, is not just recommended, it is compulsory.

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Beware of vehicle leasing or rental fraud

Posted on: 02 February 2017

Recent alerts from the National Fraud Intelligence Bureau (NFIB) highlight the risk posed by criminal groups targeting companies leasing or renting vehicles.

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Annual Safety and Shipping Review 2016 (AGCS)

Posted on: 01 February 2017

Analysing shipping losses in 2015 and key developments in maritime safety while also considering potential challenges in the future, such as cyber threats and piracy.

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Allianz Risk Barometer 2017

Posted on: 31 January 2017

The sixth annual report from Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty brings together insight from over 1,200 risk experts in more than 50 countries, identifying the top corporate perils, and potential solutions, in 2017.

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