Expert views and insight across our specialist areas.
Marine Market report - 2022 in review
Written by our market expert and former underwriter Peter Townsend, we're pleased to release our Marine Market report looking back at 2022.
Insolvency within the construction sector – How directors and officers can be personally impacted
2022 witnessed a significant number of construction companies (over 3,500) go into administration. A statistic which is expected to intensify, with experts having suggested that the construction sector could see over 6,000 insolvencies within the coming year. It is crucial to consider the implications this trend could have for directors’ and officers’ personal liabilities.
The issue of livestock disease is heating up
Following Covid-19, everyone is conscious of pandemics, but farmers have always known the impacts of contagious disease. In just the past few years they’ve been forced to grapple with avian influenza (HPAI), foot and mouth disease (FMD), and African swine fever (ASF), among many others. They’ve developed the tools to cope, but they face a growing disease threat: the frequency of these outbreaks is increasing at an alarming rate.
Owners Protective Professional Indemnity Insurance explained
We recently sat down with Miller’s Construction Professional Indemnity Lead, Adam Power, to better understand why Owner’s Protective Professional Indemnity (OPPI) Insurance should be on construction project owners’ and developers’ radars.
Q&A: How are changes in the Marine War market impacting operations with Russian, Ukrainian, and Belarusian exposures?
Daniel Lyons and Alex Howard-Smith from Miller’s Direct Marine War team sit down to discuss.
Bonhams: Signed letters and manuscripts
This week we are pleased to bring you an insightful article on the recent sale of a signed Frederick Douglass Letter and Johannes Kepler Manuscript.
Bonhams: The Colourists
This week we are pleased to bring you an exciting article on four early 20th century colourist who transformed Scottish painting.
Contactor insolvency mitigations webinar
Miller & BDO are pleased to share our joint webinar recording, discussing contractor insolvency mitigations in risk transfer and supply chains.
Construction podcast: The creeping effects of water damage on construction projects
Steve Cox and Jason Baston recently featured in Boston Tullis’ Insurance Broker podcast, talking about the significant impact of water damage to construction projects.
Solicitors’ PII Market – Miller’s Review of the 1 October Renewal Season
The recently concluded Solicitors' Professional Indemnity Insurance (PII) 1 October renewal season showed definite signs of more positive conditions for buyers. Miller is pleased to provide its latest analysis in our post-renewal season report.