Businesses could face surprising changes to their policy wordings ahead of their January renewals, as Lloyd’s property underwriters move to either affirm or exclude cyber coverage.
Land developers face an increased risk of public contract award cancellations, following a court judgement last year that struck down a contract between a developer and West Berkshire council.
A High Court Ruling concerning a school fire hit headlines in 2018 putting into doubt the worth of project policies in the construction sector. With little hope of any immediate clarity, the demand from contractors for Contractors All Risks insurance in addition to public liability insurance looks set to rise writes Ian Hollingworth, technical claims and relationship manager, ECIC – Markel UK.
Ahead of the Post Insurance Technology Summit, Post editor Stephanie Denton sat down with Duck Creek Technologies Europe managing director Bart Patrick to discuss the cultural step change need in insurance to remove the upgrade nightmares.
A closer look at how board-level considerations of climate change must shift, and the potential consequences if they do not
Insurers have been forced into the front line of the fight to stop global warming and climate change and they are beginning to feel uncomfortable and exposed. While several major insurers have issued bold commitments to join the fight to halt global warming, they seem uncertain about where this might be leading them. David Worsfold reports
Approximately three-quarters of cyber claims notified to CFC in the last year involved some kind of human error or oversight. This is in part due to the truth that theft of funds, ransomware, extortion and non-malicious data breaches usually involve the exploitation of the human element in any given business process writes Roger Francis, cyber claims director at CFC Underwriting.
Reinsurance rates have started to rise after a series of natural disasters in 2017 and 2018, but the increases are not being seen across the board.
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