Costly Claims Could Sink a Business: Here’s a Solution

Disputes are, unfortunately, a common part of today’s business landscape. In fact, any business that hasn’t found itself involved in some sort of legal wrangle can probably count itself lucky.

Legal costs and professional fees to defend any claims made against your business or to pursue a disagreement over a contract, for example, mount up very quickly and can run into significant sums: sums that can often have a shattering effect. Have you thought about how you would cope if the prospect of such expenses suddenly became a reality for your business?

In this post we discuss some of the most common disputes that arise in business, and offer a solution to cover the costs attached to defending any action you might face.

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Employer’s Liability Insurance: How Lack of Cover Could Cost you Dear

If you need to compensate an employee who has been injured whilst working for you, the sums of money involved could cripple your business. As an employer, you will almost always be held responsible, as you have a duty in law to take reasonable steps to ensure the safety of your staff. That’s why having adequate employer’s liability insurance is a vital necessity. 

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Health and Safety and Insurance: Some Useful Advice

The Health and Safety at Work etc. Act 1974 requires every employer to ensure, so far as is reasonably practicable, the health and safety of employees, as well as any non-employee on the premises or at the site of work, such as visitors or passers-by. To reduce health and safety risk and avoid claims you should be constantly bolstering your chances of defending a claim should one be made. Here's how.