It was around Spring when office chat turned to the trend of insurers bolstering full year accounts through claims reserve releases.
Ecclesiastical claims handlers suggested a child abuse survivor could be “bought off” for a modest sum, according to a leaked cache of emails obtained by Post.
Ecclesiastical was forced to admit the advice it gave to the Church of England related to a child abuse claim could have been handled better.
Allianz was among the big winners at the 25th British Insurance Awards at the Royal Albert Hall scooping three individual awards including General Insurer of the Year.
Festival of Football, charity communities and clean air commitments
Exclusive: Insurers and insurance lawyers have reacted positively to the Association of British Insurers’ calls for a review into limitation law in child sexual abuse claims cases.
Exclusive: The Association of British Insurers believes that there is a need to review limitation law surrounding cases of child sexual abuse and has pledged to engage with the Independent Inquiry into Child Sexual Abuse, survivors and lawyers.
Ecclesiastical has warned of a surge in large-scale metal thefts from churches, following a major £225,000 theft from a church in Hertfordshire.
Who won what at last night's Post Claims Awards?
Eccslesiastical has appointed Denise Cockrem as group chief financial officer.
Two out of five brokers have never sold a cyber policy, owing to both a lack of confidence and customer reluctance, research found.
Schooling students, charity cycling and cracking chocolate
As we head towards a welcome four-day weekend, the insurance world has been getting in the spirit for Easter in the only natural way: smashing chocolate eggs.
Team Discovery and Team Fortitudo are no more.
Insurers have pledged to help with the restoration of the Notre Dame Cathedral, which went up in flames on Monday evening.
With Discovery taking a two-one advantage following the Talent Recruitment challenge, the apprentices now move onto their fourth and final task in their respective teams.
With Team Discovery levelling the scores after the diversity and inclusion challenge last week, the apprentices now move onto their third task.
A battle of wits and words, breaking world records and investing in future generations
Exclusive: Brokers are reluctant to discuss mental health issues in the workplace, research has shown.
With Team Fortitudo emerging successful after the Debate challenge last week, the apprentices now move onto their second task.
Escape of water claims continue to exercise property claims managers. According to the most recent estimates from Association of British Insurers, domestic escape of water claims cost insurers £483m. With this in mind, Post, in conjunction with Acumen,…
Now that the six contestants have been split into teams and decided on their names, it is time for the apprentices to tackle their first challenge.