Tag Archives: design insurance

February 4, 2018

Construction mistakes – The use of subcontractors


Ian Lawley, Technical Director at Ascend Broking highlights some areas that need consideration when employing subcontractors and the potential exposure to your insurance arrangements.   Many clients use subcontractors in the course of their business. This is quite normal of course and the client will expect to be insured for their use. But do they…

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October 25, 2017

What is a retroactive date on professional indemnity insurance?

If you purchase any kind of professional indemnity insurance then the chances are you will hear the phrase ‘retroactive date’ at some point when arranging your professional indemnity insurance cover. This is an important area which many businesses overlook when placing professional indemnity cover. A retroactive date is generally the date from which you have… Read more