Zurich Financial Services Group (Zurich) is an insurance-based financial services provider with a global network of subsidiaries and offices in North America and Europe as well as in Asia Pacific, Latin America and other markets. Founded in 1872, the Group is headquartered in Zurich, Switzerland. It employs approximately 60,000 people serving customers in more than 170 countries. Zurich combines strong market positions in personal, commercial and corporate insurance on both sides of the Atlantic with strengthening positions in Asia and key emerging markets. We use our global reach across all lines of business. Our customers benefit from our ability to underwrite and provide services on many fronts, and from the combination of our international expertise, global strength and detailed local knowledge.
Slips and trips are the most common cause of workplace accidents, and frequently lead to public liability and employers’ liability claims. This article focuses on how brokers can help sports and leisure clients to minimise the risk of these common accidents.
Sports clubs and venues can face a wide range of risks, from minor accidents through to abuse claims. This article sheds light on the various risks and how brokers can support sports clubs and venues when it comes to putting the right cover and risk management in place.
From spas and bars to golf breaks and weddings, hotels and B&Bs are diversifying into new areas within the sport and leisure market. In this feature, Sam Barrett focuses on the opportunities available for brokers looking to develop their specialist knowledge within this market.
Underinsurance remains one of the insurance industry’s greatest challenges and it is one Zurich is determined to address. Designed for brokers, this whitepaper contains a series of simple, practical tips that can help you to support your customers in eliminating underinsurance.
Work-related stress can have significant consequences for businesses, with loss of productivity, increased absences and the threat of employers’ liability claims among the dangers. This article highlights key liability considerations relating to workplace stress and strategies to reduce the risks.
Any organisation that carries out activities which require employees to use certain hand held tools needs to carefully assess the risks and put the right safeguards in place. This article provides advice on how organisations can reduce the risk of hand-arm vibration claims and fines.
‘Cannabis farms’ – is a risk all landlords should be aware of, as it can often lead to significant property damage and loss of rental income. This article discusses the scale of the problem, the common warning signs of cannabis cultivation, and the steps landlords can take to manage the risks.
A recent Zurich broker panel identified driverless cars as the technological advance that most interests brokers. But will these vehicles actually be driverless, and what could they mean for businesses and the insurance industry? This article explores ten questions brokers may be asking.
Small businesses may not always be prepared for the claims process, but brokers can make the journey easier for clients and even improve retention rates at the same time. Download this article to find out more.
Using drones may seem either a little futuristic, something for hobbyists, or an extreme way to get a selfie, but the fact is that they have already become a part of how we deal with claims. This article discusses drones and the part they are already playing in the claims process.