Archive | August, 2011

Swinton Commercial Insurance urges firm to secure cover

In the wake of the recent riots that swept across the UK, one commercial insurance provider has reiterated how important it is to have proper business insurance cover in order to protect firms in the future.

PI insurance costs worst dilemma for Irish solicitors

Professional indemnity insurance costs are the worst dilemma for solicitors in Ireland, according to new data released by the Dublin Solicitors’ Bar Association.

Business insurance broker launches home insurance scheme

One business insurance broker has recently announced the launch of a new home insurance scheme that will offer bespoke insurance cover for UK psychologists and other related professionals who see clients in their homes.

Business insurance broker partners with comparison site

One of the largest business insurance brokers in the UK recently announced it will be partnering with an insurance comparison site in order to provided a fully tailored and integrated service for small business insurance policyholders.

SRA steps up efforts in ARP solicitor firm enforcement

The Solicitors Regulation Authority has recently announced it will step up its efforts in enforcing measures against solicitor firms within the Assigned Risks Pool who neglect to pay their professional indemnity insurance premiums.

Brunel Professional Risks launches wholesale broking service

In an effort to provide brokers with access to a wide market for professional liability insurance, Brunel Professional Risks has announced the launch of a wholesale professional indemnity insurance broking service.

PI insurance broker wins contract to manage CLC scheme

One specialist professional indemnity insurance broker has recently won the contract to manage the Master Policy Scheme for the Council for Licensed Conveyancers.

First Title enters professional indemnity insurance field

Thanks to joining forces with INK Underwriting Agencies, commercial insurance providers First Title has announced it will be adding professional indemnity insurance cover to solicitor firms.

Brit Insurance highlights upcoming PI insurance risks

One professional liability insurance provider has recently highlighted the upcoming PI insurance risks accompanying the 2007 Legal Services Act amendment.

Law firm strengthens its professional indemnity & risk team

With the appointment of two new solicitors, one regional law firm has strengthened its professional indemnity & risk team, according to professional liability insurance experts.