Expert views and insight across our specialist areas.
Tailings dams come under growing scrutiny
Following a number of tailings dam failures, underwriters now require detailed information before they are able to consider offering cover for this critical mining exposure.
High risk practice areas for law firms: Property
You can avoid costly claims by putting in place simple procedures to avoid errors.
When your insurer won't renew your cover
If you’re finding it hard to get PI insurance, don’t panic! We helped a law firm find cover when the odds seemed stacked against it.
Your September solicitors' PI checklist
If your law firm still hasn’t found professional indemnity (PI ) insurance then you shouldn’t worry – providing you act soon. Here’s what you should do.
High risk practice areas for law firms: Wills, Trusts & Probate
Many law firms are unaware of simple initiatives which can help save them from costly claims against their PI insurance.
Solicitors' Professional Indemnity Insurance market update
Our team of experts in the legal professional indemnity (PI) insurance market have been warning since early 2018 on the impending tightening up of this market and what it means for increases in rates and the availability of cover.
Ransomware variants proliferate
EternalBlue sounds lovely, but in reality it is one of many vulnerabilities in software and systems that are regularly exploited by hackers.
Industry Leader : Joel Cavaness on the increasing value of a Wholesale broker
Continuing the theme of broker value, we hear from Joel Cavaness, President of the Wholesale and Specialty Insurance Association (WSIA), who gives an insight on the importance of the wholesale distribution model.
Evolving solutions for reputational risk management
Reputational risk is regularly one of the top five exposures highlighted by risk managers. Following recent innovation in the insurance space, there has been a significant increase in the uptake of reputational risk insurance coverage, particularly with use of captives. Our specialist Richard Coyle explains.
Builders' Risk Insurance: building a successful placement strategy
An increase in demand has coincided with a series of severe and attritional underwriting losses that have created a very interesting market dynamic as underwriters rethink their approach. Georgina Robinson and Andrew Clydesdale from our Construction team provide an overview of the opportunities, challenges arising, underwriting market's responses and how to achieve success for your clients.