Protect Duty legislation has been touted as a way to reduce the potential for catastrophic events from terrorist attacks at publicly accessible locations, and it is likely to affect public and employers’ liability policies. This article sheds light on the latest developments.
This article highlights why the personal touch will never go out of style in insurance and why the human touch remains integral to the underwriting profession.
The impact of the pandemic on schools and our health services has been widely publicised, but the UK justice system is enduring challenges every bit as acute. This feature examines the consequences of the justice failure and the part legal expenses insurance is playing to mitigate it.
As the Irish broking market steadies itself after the buffeting from the swirling winds of Brexit and Covid it faces a fresh challenge: consolidation. This article focuses on how Ireland's broker market is developing and how consolidation is impacting the market.
In this video, ARAG's Head of Sales and Marketing, Andy Talbot, talks about developments in the employment practices liability (EPL) market and explains the essential differences between EPL and standard commercial legal expenses insurance.
A Supreme Court judgment with far-reaching implications for staff who work irregular hours was supported by legal expenses insurance. This blog highlights how the decision in Harpur Trust v Brazel marks the end of an employment case that has been funded under an ARAG Group Legal Solutions policy.
Fiscal problems inevitably create legal ones, as disputes emerge over contracts, accounts fall into arrears and pressures generate conflict between employers and their staff. This blog highlights why legal protection is proving its value in tough times and how brokers can help commercial clients.
At the BIBA conference in May, many heads were turned by the appearance of a hearse outside the venue in Manchester. In this video, Kingsbridge Insurance Brokers’ managing director Gary Williamson sheds light on why the vehicle was parked there and Kingsbridge’s future plans.
Businesses have clearly been feeling the financial squeeze for some time now and they continue to navigate turbulent economic conditions. This blog highlights how the wider economic situation is driving increased demand for commercial legal protection.
A growing number of consumers are comfortable using price comparison websites and buying insurance online, so how should insurance providers react? This short blog highlights why an engaging website and distribution channels are critical.