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Insurance Premiums Add to Growing Pressure on Construction Firms

ANALYSIS OF construction industry data reveals that 44,430 UK construction firms closed in 2020. This was 4.16% higher than in 2019, 18.42% higher than in...

‘Shameful’ Personal Indemnity Insurance Fire Carve-Outs Leave Industry Exposed

‘Shameful’ removal of fire safety from professional indemnity insurance leaves building owners uninsured in Grenfell aftermath, consultants warn. CONSTRUCTION EXPERTS have raised concerns over fire...

CLC Publishes Advice on Obtaining Bonds

THE INSURANCE AND SURETY Working Group for the Construction Leadership Council (CLC) COVID-19 Task Force has today published guidance to help SMEs obtain bonds...

Roofing Works Blamed for School Fire

ROOFING WORKS on a Derbyshire school have been blamed for the school being totally destroyed by fire. Members of the public alerted Derbyshire Fire &...

Trade Credit Insurance £10 Bn Guarantee Gives Assurance to Roofing Suppliers

THE GOVERNMENT has announced it will back business-to-business transactions with a guarantee of up to £10 billion through Trade Credit Insurance. The Trade Credit Reinsurance...

NFRC Joins Calls for Widespread Thermal Imaging for Roofing Contractors

ROOFING CONTRACTORS AND OTHER tradesmen carrying out ‘hot work’ should be using thermal imaging cameras to help reduce the number of fires caused, according...

Contractors Warned Over Rise in Tool Thefts

ROOFING CONTRACTORS AND other trades are being warned to protect themselves from a “perfect storm” of rising tool thefts and dropping prosecutions. Recently published crime...

Roofing Contractors Urged to Check Site Policy Insurance

ROOFING CONTRACTORS working on major building sites and projects may not be covered under the site’s project policy as they have been in the...

Research Reveals Insurers Win 68% of Disputed Claims Cases

NEW RESEARCH, from insurance specialists, Mactavish, has revealed that companies who take insurers to court, or public arbitration, over non-payment of a claim only...

UK Construction Firms Face ‘Catastrophic’ Changes to Insurance Contracts

UK CONSTRUCTION and engineering firms face severely adverse changes to their insurance policy conditions this year that will threaten their abilities to conduct business,...