Blog: Project policies - why they pose a problem for the insurance industry

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.

Analysis: Climate change - Getting to grips with global warming

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

Blog: Cyber attacks - how can businesses combat human error?

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.

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