’Tis the season to receive claims about Christmas parties

Christmas party
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Ho ho ho, it’s the season when the alcohol flows and employees let their hair down after a busy year. Frances Stebbing explores what cover employers should have in place to ensure that Christmas parties don’t cause financial headaches.

As the festive season approaches, many insurers may be wondering whether they can be held liable for the actions of their staff during the Christmas party season. Well the answer is yes.

UK law has

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