This In-depth feature studies the impact of advanced driver assistance systems on the cost of motor claims and the number of catastrophic personal injuries, before highlighting how brokers can assist customers during the claims process.
Tapping into hobbies and sporting pursuits can result in profitable business for brokers, but any attractive niche is competitive. This in-depth highlights some specific opportunities available within the leisure market and how brokers can win and retain business.
In this video, Michael Lawrence, Personal Lines Director, LV= Broker would like to take the opportunity to share with you some of the exciting plans for Personal Lines in 2019.
Levi Loveridge pleaded guilty to policy fraud on 17th December 2018 at the Inner London Crown Court in relation to a series of fraudulent campervan claims. This article sheds light on how Loveridge was caught quickly thanks to hard work by the LV= Broker GI Fraud Team.
Making films and television shows is complex and there are a myriad of things that can go wrong. This article looks at how the UK insurance industry helps production companies to manage and transfer complex risks, with underwriters involved in the whole production process.
Legal aid is viewed as one of the three pillars of the welfare state vision. However, with access to justice being cut, research from ARAG shows telephone legal advice running at 85% higher volumes than five years ago. This article highlights why the need for helplines is unequivocal.
In this end of year review, Simon McGinn takes a look back at the past 12 months, considering various hot topics and issues like Brexit, legislative changes and the ongoing matter of broker market consolidation. This feature also looks at 2019 and beyond.
2018 has seen many regulatory changes that have affected us all. We look back at the regulations that have been implemented and those coming up in 2019. Topics covered: Brexit; GDPR; IDD; SMCR; renewal transparency; succession planning; credit worthiness and affordability.
The majority of brokers admit to feeling stressed at work, many feel overwhelmed by work pressures. Workloads, regulation and pressure to hit targets are contributing to mental health issues. Ecclesiastical lifts the lid on the mental health issues facing brokers across the UK.
Maintaining heritage buildings is a must to future proof the properties but can be costly. In this article we look at the key considerations, challenges and opportunities when completing maintenance.