Category: Liability


May 9, 2022

Ascend Free Security Survey – find out more

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Did you know? • 36% of all burglaries are crimes of opportunity, with burglars letting themselves in through unlocked doors or windows. • You are ten times more likely to be burgled if you don’t have basic security. Even something as simple as putting strong locks on your doors and windows will keep your house…

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May 9, 2022

Employment Practice Liability cover – what is it?

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Employment Practice Liability cover – what is it? The Cause British law works on the principal that someone accused of wrongdoing is innocent until proven guilty.  In the workplace this means that when handling a disciplinary issue with a member of staff the employer must follow due process, investigate the allegation and be sure that…

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May 9, 2022

What to do after a break in

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What to do after a burglary If you’ve been through the unsettling experience of a burglary, you’re certainly not alone. According to security experts IFSEC Global, there is an attempted burglary every 45 seconds in the UK; every 76 seconds there’s a successful one. The idea an intruder has entered your house can come as…

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May 3, 2022

Motor Fleet – 8 Tips to keep your insurance cost down

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Motor Fleet – 8 Tips to keep your insurance cost down Our specialist transportation division is able to provide our clients with exclusive discounts that are often not available in the open market and our integrated IT system ensure that you can benefit from instant quotes and immediate cover. Motor fleet – Haulage Fleet Motor…

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May 3, 2022

What are your self-insurance options?

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What are your self-insurance options? Self-insurance is one way businesses can maintain some control over their own risks, while still being able to purchase protection at higher entry levels when needed, through an insurer – at rates much lower than those offered by traditional programmes.   What can self-insurance programmes cover? Almost any type of…

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April 26, 2022

Ascend Broking Newsletter Spring 2022

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Ascend Broking Covernotes Spring 2022 Explaining issues that affect your insurance In this issue Business Interruption Construction Delays Martyn’s Law Flooding Is it covered? DOWNLOAD COVERNOTES Business success typically relies on a business carrying out its planned activities uninterrupted. It can, therefore, be beneficial to have insurance to cover lost income, should an unexpected event prevent…

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March 31, 2022

5 key areas you need to be aware of for spring

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5 key areas you need to be aware of for spring – An Aviva Risk Management Solutions guide: April showers The UK continues to experience unpredictable extremes of weather as climate change becomes more of a factor. Spring 2020 was the sunniest ever recorded, but we only have to look back to spring 2012, where…

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ERN explained
February 16, 2022

ERN explained – Everything you need to know

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ERN explained – Everything you need to know   ERN stands for Employers Reference Number. This reference is made up of two parts: – – A three digit HMRC office number – A reference number unique to your business   Depending on when this number was issued to you, it can look slightly different. –…

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Fleet Insurance Winter insurance driving guide
December 30, 2021

Bad weather – the need for a sound fleet insurance policy

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Bad weather reinforces the need for sound fleet insurance policy   Winter weather fleet insurance policy Significant storms, like many we have witnessed in recent years, and bad weather prevent many workers from being able to report for work, creating significant declines in revenue for the duration of the bad weather, or even for a…

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December 28, 2021

How to safely walk on ice

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Winter is coming…! And with it, undoubtedly, will be periods of snow and ice, not only providing jeopardy on our roads, but posing an issue when it comes to walking anywhere.   All it takes is for you to step incorrectly onto an icy patch and you can fall over. While the odd stumble may…

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