Post - 2011-12-15

Penny speed meets... Lynn Rouse, editor, Post

Being an insatiable socialite, Penny Black is always eager to probe the personalities behind the professional veneer of her industry friends. In her ‘speed meeting’ column — and for a bit of festive fun — this week Penny probes her Post pal, Lynn Rouse.

Ask the expert

Do you have any feel for what recruitment trends are likely to arise in 2012 within the insurance industry?

Editor's comment: The winds of change

And so we end 2011 in a similar vein to December 2010, with loss adjusters doubling staff numbers, ramping up resources and putting into play their surge plans as severe weather conditions batter the UK.

Your say: Over audits

I read with interest the article regarding claims audits - Forensic claims analyst issues warning as insurers fail to focus on audits.

Your say: Environmental lobby stance

I read the article on fire protection sprinklers, The market needs saturating with interest, and agree with Andrew Miller that the environmental issues could be used as an extremely effective argument in the UK to lobby government.