Essential Services Providers to Face Fines for Poor Cyber Security

 The UK Government has announced plans to impose fines on essential service operators of as much as £17M or 4% of global turnover for failure to implement essential effective cyber security measures. The plans have been issued under the consultation on the...

First Aid Kits in the Workplace

The availability and provision of first aid within a business is covered under the The Health and Safety (First-Aid) Regulations 1981 and it is under this legislation that first aid kits in the workplace are a legal requirement. Does my business need a first aid...

Debunking Health and Safety Myths

The Health and Safety Executive Chair Linda Hackitt has been moved to publicly denounce many of the myths surrounding the omnipresent “Heath and Safety” laws that apparently affect every single action that any of us are involved or may consider becoming...

What is an Agreed Value Insurance Policy?

General insurance property insurance policies are designed to provide the policyholder with an indemnity in the event of a claim and the level of this indemnity sometimes defined by an agreed value policy but what is an agreed value insurance policy and when is it...

Gable Insurance Policies Cancelled

The Financial Services Compensation Scheme (FSCS) has confirmed it is now stepping in to assist qualifying customers following the announcement that Gable Insurance is now “in default”. Existing policies underwritten by Gable will be cancelled on 16...
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