Insurance advice and news
Business insurance is a vital priority for any UK SME. Whether you need public liability, professional indemnity, or employee liability, these tips and guides will help you understand your requirements and find the right cover.
Shopping around for business insurance? Make sure your policy meets your business needs
Robert Hartley | 3 Jun 2013
Think carefully about the insurance covers you need for your business.
Business insurance covers in a nutshell
Robert Hartley | 14 May 2013
This article explains what business insurance covers you may need for your business and how much protection you should buy.
Flood warnings grow - protect your business now
Josh Hall | 2 Feb 2012
This week, a report from the Association of British Insurers highlighted the flood risk faced by small businesses.
Landlord tax investigations - protect yourself now
Josh Hall | 16 Jan 2012
HMRC is expanding its spot-check regime, and landlords are at risk. Take some simple steps to protect yourself from an investigation.
Keeping your shop safe this winter - 7 tips
Josh Hall | 11 Nov 2011
Winter is fast approaching, and with it a new set of potential risks to your premises.
A sole trader's checklist - 13 top tips
Josh Hall | 21 Oct 2011
Amidst all the doom and gloom, last week saw some good news – the number of sole traders in the UK has risen by 123,000 since the start of the year.
Small businesses across the country have been subject to a new wave of action from the taxman. Protect your business with legal expenses insurance.
5 problems your landlord policy might not cover - and how to avoid them
Josh Hall | 26 Sep 2011
A good, tailored insurance policy is vitally important for every landlord. Read about some of the main exclusions - and how to avoid them.
Self employed - ultimate business insurance guide
Our seven steps to success guide will learn you how you should run your business successfully. Don't forget the right business insurance.
Builders and contractors - insurance requirements
Insurance is a key part of any health and safety plan and taking it out should be top of the list for any reputable contractor.
Home based worker - make sure you have adequate cover
Every freelancer or home based worker should look at getting a business insurance policy instead of just your regular home insurance.
Restaurants and take-aways - protect your restaurant with adequate cover
The restaurant insurance policy normally includes as a minimum, public liability insurance and employer's liability insurance, but restaurant owners may also want to cover stock, equipment and cash on the premises.
Pub insurance - know your responsibilities
Don't caught short when it comes to insuring your pub. This guide deals with the responsibilities between you and the owner of the building.
5 good reasons to take out public liability insurance
By Rosie Beasley | 26 June 2008
In this video, we explain why it is so important to have public liability insurance.