31 May 2018
Gallagher's local Birmingham team, combined with the specialist expertise of its international Transportation & Logistics practice, has been appointed as the insurance broker for LTS Global Solutions Limited after an audit highlighted its underinsurance risk and protection gaps.Read more...
21 August 2017
What exactly is workplace violence?
The Health & Safety Executive (HSE) defines it as: “Any incident in which a person is abused, threatened or assaulted in circumstances relating to their work. This can include verbal abuse or threats as well as physical attacks”. Not limited to incidents between colleagues or co-workers, it includes attacks against your people by members of the public or other third parties within the context of their job. Nor is it limited to physical confrontation: bullying via email or across social media represents one of the dark sides of new technology.Read more...
31 July 2017
Loss of use governs how insurers compensate fleet operators when their vehicles are off the road following accidents deemed not the operator’s fault. The Confederation of Passenger Transport UK (CPT) developed a formula for loss of use claims called the ‘standing charge’ that divides the cost of fleet operation between all the vehicles an operator runs.Read more...
30 May 2017
Risk in transportation is multi-layered and complex and arguably the biggest element of that risk is ensuring the health and safety of your people.Read more...
26 October 2015
The landmark 2014 ‘Vnuk’ court case from Slovakia will likely lead to significant EU-wide changes in road traffic legislation. What might it mean for your compulsory vehicle insurances?Read more...