Cyber-Risks and Liabilities Sept/Oct 2022

The Benefits of Threat Intelligence  Threat Intelligence (TI) refers to data that is collected, processed, and analysed to understand a threat actor’s motives, targets, and attack behaviours. Through TI, organisations can analyse both previous cyber-attacks and potential future threats.   Rather than being reactive, TI allows organisations to adopt a proactive approach to cyber-security. This […]

Risk Insights – The Business Risks of Climate Change

Over the last decade, climate change has become a rising concern for businesses and their respective communities, evidenced by increasingly severe natural disaster trends and a growing sense of urgency found within climate reports. According to a recent survey conducted by Deloitte, business leaders across the globe currently consider climate change to be one of […]

HSE Safety Cornerstone – August 2022

Common Summertime Risks to Know  There are many risks and hazards created or exacerbated by the higher temperatures and long summer days. During summertime conditions, organisations must be particularly aware of certain dangers, such as the following: Dehydration occurs when an individual’s body loses too much water. This may occur due to overexertion, working for too […]

Shop and Retail Industry – Services Overview

Is your retail business equipped to handle an unexpected disaster? Don’t wait until it’s too late to mitigate potential risks at your retail business. Implement proper risk management techniques with help from our library of resources, including an industry-specific risk management series, a comprehensive Business Continuity Planning Toolkit and step-by-step checklists.    Are your retail […]

Motor Insights: Updates to Compulsory Vehicle Insurance on Private Land

Motor Fleet Insurance Update

Quick Facts: Compulsory motor insurance won’t need to cover vehicles used only on private land. Effective 28th June 2022, the Motor Vehicles (Compulsory Insurance) Act will nullify any retained European Union law relating to a ruling of a 2014 case. Motor insurers may be able to reject claims (subject to policy terms) resulting from the […]

Summer Safety Focus

The Hazards of Poor Housekeeping Poor housekeeping in the workplace can be a serious issue. Not only does it lead to a cluttered workspace, but it can also create additional workplace hazards. With this in mind, it’s important to be aware of housekeeping-related hazards and practise proper safety techniques to prevent any injuries. There are […]

5 Areas That Require Every Business Owner’s Attention

5 Areas That Require Every Business Owner’s Attention

5 Areas That Require Every Business Owner’s Attention in order to safeguard their business’s future. It’s easy to go about your day-to-day not considering what could happen, should an illness, unexpected interruption, or dilemma pop up. We all do it. However, if you’re a business owner, it’s vital that you are covered for the unexpected. […]

Trade Credit Insurance Vs Bad Debt Protection 

Bad debt protection

Is the risk of your new customer defaulting on payment terms keeping you awake at night?  Perhaps you have received your biggest order ever from an existing customer, but you are nervous about that level of exposure? Maybe you have considered Trade Credit Insurance or Bad Debt Protection with your bank/funder and are unsure which […]

Could Your Customers Put You Out Of Business?

A shocking 25% of bankruptcies are attributed to unpaid invoices. Unpaid invoices have a negative impact on cash flow which can interrupt the day-to-day general operations. Outstanding revenue is enormous – that revenue could be working for you. Do you know who your high-risk customers are?  If only you had a crystal ball.   What […]

Cyber-Risks and Liabilities: Spotting Phising Attacks

Spotting and Reporting Phising Attacks A phishing incident is a type of social engineering attack that involves a cyber-criminal using scam emails, text messages or phone calls to deceive a victim. Phishing attacks exploit people, aiming to trick individuals into doing the wrong thing, such as clicking a suspicious link that downloads malware or steals […]