Stanmore Insurance Brokers in Bolton are celebrating as they have won three awards in the last month. Stanmore, a commercial insurance broker based in Little Lever was named ‘Schemes Broker of the Year’ at the National Insurance awards in London last week. The award recognised the broker’s impressive nursery insurance scheme that insures the nurseries…Continue reading "Hat Trick for Bolton Broker"
Earlier in Summer, we were lucky enough to have a sunny day and an opportunity to bid a fond farewell to our Broking & Compliance Manager, Janet who retired in August. A great day was had by all and it was lovely to see colleagues old and new come together to celebrate Janet’s career with…Continue reading "The Stanmore Team at Janet’s Surprise Retirement Garden Party – July 2021"
As you may be aware, after some delays due to the pandemic, the Whiplash Reform Act came into force at the end of May. As part of the Civil Liability Act 2018, the reform focuses on reducing fraudulent whiplash claims. According to Aviva, 80% of UK road traffic accident claims include a claim for whiplash,…Continue reading "2021 Whiplash Reform"
The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has published a list of policies potentially affected by the recent court case ruling, along with other resources and information of interest to policyholders. They have published a list of policies although this is not the definitive list of policies that may potentially pay COVID-19 related business interruption claims. Some…Continue reading "Supreme Court’s Judgment – an update regarding Covid19 Business Interruption cover"
We’re so excited have been awarded the ‘Best use of Voice of the Customer’ award at this year’s Engage Awards. The Engage Awards are recognised as the only award programme to celebrate both customer and employee engagement. The ‘Best use of Voice of the Customer’ is for organisations that have improved its understanding of customer…Continue reading "Winners of ‘Best use of Voice of the Customer’ Engage Award 2020!"
A popular question, which is important to understand! What is professional indemnity insurance? Do you need it? Why? – We explain in our simple guideContinue reading "What is Professional Indemnity Insurance? – A Simple Guide"
The High Court handed down its Judgment on the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) Business Interruption Test Case on 15 September 2020. The High Court’s ruling on the FCA’s Test Case sought legal clarity on business interruption insurance where there had been ambiguity or confusion regarding a variety of policy wordings. The ruling was focussed on…Continue reading "FCA BI Test Case"
In this post, we will share with you the advice we have received from insurers and partner organisations to help you reinstate your business. Unoccupied Premises We are aware many business premises are still closed due to COVID-19, with staff working remotely, where possible. We have been working with the insurers to understand how long…Continue reading "Returning to the Workplace Post COVID-19"