In this article, Markel’s specialist technology underwriting team lays out the impact of key technology developments in the medical space, the risks facing UK SMEs operating in this sector and how SMEs can mitigate these risks through specialist insurance cover.
Having grown up in the digital age, the next generation of insurance customers will have very different expectations to previous generations. Based on the findings of our Personal Lines Survey, this report explores what the industry needs to do to future proof itself and meet these evolving needs.
In the face of more frequent and more costly natural disasters, there is growing pressure on CFOs to understand their exposure and mitigate risk. Discover key research undertaken by FM Global and how the ROI of resilience is helping CFOs to invest in their company’s future.
With its potential to affect everything from labour supply to funding, Brexit is creating uncertainty across the construction industry. This article highlights why construction firms must work closely with their brokers and insurers to ensure risk is well managed and appropriate cover is maintained.
This blog outlines how automation and machine learning have the potential to bring huge benefits to the insurance industry in terms of both improving efficiency and facilitating a more streamlined and automated claims process for customers.
The construction sector is facing a ‘perfect storm’ scenario with a number of key elements putting an already struggling industry under increased pressure. This report sheds light on the current issues in the UK construction sector and the potential impact of Brexit.
This guide takes an in-depth look at the engineering sector’s transformation, why the need to keep equipment safe and fit for purpose remains as crucial as ever, and considers how the current pace of technological change may impact the sector in the future.
Facing mounting pressure to get to know their customers better, insurance companies are now realising the importance of being customer-centric. This blog highlights why the industry’s ability to become truly customer-centric depends on its willingness to embrace modern database technology.
This two page insight briefing examines whether the General Data Protection Regulation has delivered on its aims of enhanced protection and greater harmonisation of data protection rules. It also asks if the GDPR is compatible with insurers’ need to innovate for the benefit of consumers.
Based on insights from Post’s SME Insurance Risk Survey, this article sheds light on why the take-up of cyber insurance among SMEs is so low, the perils of underinsurance and the biggest concerns among SMEs that might encourage them to increase their cyber cover through brokers or insurers.