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Ransomwear Puts A Bounty On System Usage

Just when businesses are getting up to speed with the latest tricks employed by cyber criminals, another rears its ugly head. You cannot fail to have noticed the Ransomwear causing havoc across the NHS and indeed worldwide. (See the BBC website)   Ransomware is the practice of extorting a business by blocking access or threatening […]

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5 Ways To Lower Your Motor Insurance Costs

As most of you are aware motor insurance costs are rising due to a wide number of facts but primarily the changes to the Ogden Rate (used by the courts to settle Personal Injury claims). At 1 Stop Insurance we are committed to keeping costs as low as possible for our clients whilst still maintaining […]

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Stricter punishment for speeding offences from today!

You may not be aware but new rules have now come into force for the most serious speeding offences meaning that fines are set to increase by 50%. (Source the BBC) I’m not talking about “low level” speeding camera events or those only a few mph outside the limit but those who choose to excessively […]

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5 Ways to get cheaper parking

How many of these do you do? Cheat your way to cheaper parking with our top 5 life hacks for car owners.   Once you’ve factored in tax, car insurance and petrol, owning a car isn’t cheap – and eye-watering city centre parking prices don’t help. But what if we told you there are a […]

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Ten Top Tips for reducing Employers’ Liability premiums

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  • 06
    Apr
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Employers’ Liability   With liability rates set to increase what can you do to reduce the cost ?   Like any good employer you want to provide a safe and secure working environment for your team. But it makes sense financially too. Fewer accidents mean fewer claims. Fewer claims mean lower premiums. So here are our […]

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Laptops on Planes- Covered or Not?

You will no doubt have heard about certain flights into the UK and USA banning things like laptops from hand luggage, insisting that they are carried in hold luggage instead. So where do you stand with regards to insurance of these items? Whilst I cannot speak for all insurers the following will normally be true. […]

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Rising Motor or Liability Premium?

Why are motor insurance and Liability rates increasing? The insurance industry as a whole is reeling from an overhaul of the way courts calculate compensation claims (called the Personal Injury Discount Rate). All motor and liability insurers will probably have to increase the premiums they charge as a result. If your rate has increased then […]

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Cyber- Manufacturer concerns

Study reveals cyber concerns among manufacturing executives In an extensive and widespread interview of executives operating in the manufacturing industry, Deloitte and MAPI find out more about the challenges and concerns of those operating in the manufacturing industry. The impact of technology in the manufacturing industry thanks to globalisation, complex systems and a drive for […]

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Car Insurance Premiums at 4 year high, say the AA (*)

According to the British Insurance Premium Index, run by The AA, average car insurance rates have risen by nearly 6% in the last quarter. They now stand at a 4 year high. But why?   Uninsured driver numbers rising The latest rises in Insurance Premium Tax in 2016 have forced up the cost of car […]

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Dress Code Discrimination

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  • 26
    Jan
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Does your business know the law over dress code discrimination? In May 2016, a petition started by receptionist Nicola Thorpe hit the headlines, calling for the law to be changed on female dress codes after staff agency Portico sent her home on her first day at a corporate finance company for not wearing high heels. […]

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