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2 02, 2018

 A Guide to Insurance for Limited Companies

By | 2018-02-02T15:53:27+00:00 February 2nd, 2018|2018, Limited Companies|0 Comments

 A Guide to Insurance for Limited Companies   Given the risks that may befall limited companies, it is of no surprise that there is a huge amount of insurance products available to protect you against pretty much any risk you may be subject to. This guide seeks to help you understand what products may be [...]

25 01, 2018

What’s in store for small businesses in 2018?

By | 2018-01-25T13:39:32+00:00 January 25th, 2018|2018, Small Business, SME's|0 Comments

2018 is set to be a year of continued challenges for small businesses and changes in practices should be in store for many of you.  Here we set about the main opportunities and threats for your small business. The Budget The budget was relatively well received and growth is on the horizon for UK SME’s. [...]

3 01, 2018

8 Ways to Kick-Start Your New Year

By | 2018-01-03T14:17:28+00:00 January 3rd, 2018|2018, New Year|0 Comments

Part of our nature as humans is to look for opportunities to wipe the slate clean and make a fresh start – and the New Year is the perfect opportunity to do just that. Don’t let 2018 sneak up on you – here are our suggestions of things you could do to kick start your [...]

18 12, 2017

Lack of Diversity in the UK Engineering Sector Fueling Skills Shortage

By | 2017-12-18T12:54:49+00:00 December 18th, 2017|2017, Engineering, Uncategorized|0 Comments

A lack of diversity in the engineering and technical workforce is contributing to a recruitment shortage and skill gaps, as suggested by a survey published by the Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET). Nearly two thirds (61%) of engineering employers consider recruiting staff with the right skills as a barrier to achieving business objectives over [...]

13 12, 2017

MTC to lead £14m additive manufacturing aerospace project

By | 2017-12-13T14:04:00+00:00 December 13th, 2017|2017, Aerospace, Engineering, Manufacturing|0 Comments

As part of the government’s strategy to provide high skill jobs and drive higher R&D within companies, Business Secretary Greg Clark announced £53.7 million of funding for 7 aerospace R&D projects. This funding is to address issues with business spending into R&D in the UK, as well as provide more training for highly skilled jobs. [...]

8 12, 2017

Manufacturing Insurance – What Kind of Buyer are you?

By | 2017-12-08T12:35:48+00:00 December 8th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Back in January insurers AXA released a report detailing the struggles that mid- market insurers have with buying insurance. You can request to download the report here.  The report found that many businesses were “overwhelmed by the breadth and the depth” of the market and that there was a “lack of clarity” around what their [...]

6 12, 2017

Why Buy Gadget Insurance?

By | 2017-12-06T13:54:50+00:00 December 6th, 2017|2017, Gadget Insurance|0 Comments

Call 01246 575625 now for instant cover.   Whether you are a lover of the latest technology or not, you are most likely one of the 4/5 UK adults who own a smartphone – chances are you’re reading this on your smartphone now. Even more likely, you are one of the millions around the UK [...]

5 12, 2017

What the government’s industrial strategy will mean for UK manufacturing

By | 2017-12-05T11:21:46+00:00 December 5th, 2017|2017, Engineering, Manufacturing|0 Comments

The government recently launched its industrial strategy whitepaper (link here), outlining its long term plan for the economy. The plan outlines how the government aims to create better, higher paying jobs through investment in infrastructure and technology and greater autonomy for local powers to utilise their strengths. The plan looks at 5 main areas for [...]

22 11, 2017

Motor premiums to fall from record highs

By | 2017-11-22T13:17:56+00:00 November 22nd, 2017|2017, insurance, ogden rate|0 Comments

The government has decided to reverse its decision to change the Ogden rate to -0.75%. This change meant that insurance companies had to pay out more to accident victims, but the knock on effect was a rise in prices overall to cover these costs. The new rate will raise the rate somewhere between 0 and [...]

21 11, 2017

The Dangers of Using the Same Old Password

By | 2017-11-21T10:40:00+00:00 November 21st, 2017|2017, cyber crime, GDPR, insurance, safety|0 Comments

Let’s face it – most of us need to improve our online security.  A weak password can mean criminals have access to your most personal information - particularly if you use the same password for multiple platforms. The number of breaches in companies is reportedly up about 27.4% each year. The top ten most [...]

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