Liability risks for faith-based organisations

Faith-based organisations face several exposures because doors to their facilities often remain open for long periods of time, and people are constantly entering and exiting the premises. To make hazard assessment more complicated, people representing these organisations often congregate in locations other than their main facility. This article looks specifically …

Debunking the common myths around environmental insurance cover

Whether your organisation conducts business operations at the construction site, on the road or in the confines of an office building, it’s crucial to consider your environmental liability exposures and purchase proper cover as protection. Nevertheless, many organisations are quick to reject the importance of having an insurance policy for …

Prepare your business for the unpredictable with proper cover

Robust risk management practices can help to protect your business from a range of potential disasters, but it can be increasingly difficult to prepare for the worst in an unpredictable market. In the midst of political uncertainty regarding Brexit, rising adverse weather instances at the hands of climate change, a …

Green Cards: Driving abroad should there be a no-deal or ‘Hard’ Brexit

Whilst the political situation as to the outcome of Brexit continues to be uncertain there currently remains the possibility of a no-deal or ‘Hard’ Brexit on 12th April 2019. In such a scenario there would be the automatic annulment of many agreements and mutually compatible laws which were designed to …

How commercial property landlords can limit their liabilities and stay successful

As the owner or manager of a property management firm, you are responsible for meeting your obligations to commercial tenants. By meeting those obligations, you help your tenants’ businesses thrive as well as keep yourself safe from charges of negligence and insurance claims. Furthermore, as general legislative trends see more …

Managing Risks for Directors and Officers – D&O

Every decision that directors and officers (D&O) of a company make has the potential to be scrutinised by clients, employees, shareholders and peers. These stakeholders may pursue legal action if they believe a decision adversely affects their best interests. The stakes are high – directors and officers risk losing their …