Risk Management

Political risks: Halting new threats

Businesses with domestic and international footprints are increasingly demanding protection from political risks. But, as the threats have changed in recent years, so has the cover that serves to protect against them

Legal Update: New technology risk in construction

Construction professionals using unproven technologies may inadvertently affect their professional indemnity cover if they fail to disclose all relevant information to their broker and to keep their insurer in the loop, warns Hannah Cane, partner and…

Claims: Providing a personal service

Brokers need to stand out in a competitive market and claims service is a way to make a real difference. Being there to advise, intervene – and to turn the heat up if necessary – can mean the world to a grateful client.

Blog: How to reduce litigation costs

Very few insurers effectively and proactively manage the relationship and performance of their panel law firms says Caroline O’Grady, partner at Coote O’Grady.

Trade voice: CILA'S Malcolm Hyde on business ethics

Business ethics has become increasingly important in recent years for many reasons, including increased stakeholder scrutiny.  This is not surprising in the light of financial institutions’ scandals, the MPs’ expenses scandal and perhaps the influence of…

Blog: How to destroy data securely

As an insurance company, it is absolutely essential to take extra care when destroying documents or materials containing any sort of personal or financial information.

Blog: IoT 2017 - It's not all about data

As an insurer, understanding the Internet of Things and solutions it offers to our customers is one of our key priorities. But we also know that if we only think about IoT and insurance from one perspective, it can lead to the wrong answer. We need to…