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What does Professional Indemnity cover?

What does Professional Indemnity cover?

04 March 2021

If you provide professional advice or services to someone, and that service you provided was ill advised and the cause of them losing money – they could take legal action against you. Professional Indemnity insurance is designed to cover the legal costs or expenses you might incur from facing such a claim.
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What insurance do I need as tradesman?

What insurance do I need as tradesman?

17 February 2021

It is important for tradespeople to be aware of what insurances are available to them. If you are employed by someone else, it’s not likely that you will need to arrange your own tradesman insurance, but do check with your employer to see if they have the right cover in place.
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A "Big Thank You"

A "Big Thank You"

08 July 2020

We’re really proud to say a “Big Thank You” to all the tradesmen and women.
After the lockdown ends – staying safe

After the lockdown ends – staying safe

10 June 2020

We’re all looking forward to the Covid-19 pandemic ending, but there will be a period of time where we will need to work whilst remaining vigilant about how we work on site. Social distancing measures are likely to be in place for some time.
After Covid-19 are you prepared?

After Covid-19 are you prepared?

09 June 2020

Returning to work after Covid-19 might feel like a long way off, however now could be an ideal time to prepare for re-opening your business after the lockdown. Have you thought about how you will restart your business operations once the country starts to return to work?
Keep your tools safe with some simple steps

Keep your tools safe with some simple steps

12 July 2019

We’re all aware there’s been a steep increase in tool theft recently. It’s estimated a van is broken into every 23 minutes. We know just how important tools are to your livelihoods, so we’ve brought together some tips to help keep your gear safe.
Guest post: how to reduce time spent on paperwork

Guest post: how to reduce time spent on paperwork

03 July 2019

You could be spending 2.5 months every year perfecting your paperwork. Let’s see about trimming that down...
The power of music: the best music to listen to on site

The power of music: the best music to listen to on site

20 February 2019

The majority of us have one thing in common when we’re at work, whether we’re tradespeople or office workers: whilst we’re busy earning, we like to listen to music to help us through the 9 to 5.
The costs of being a tradesperson

The costs of being a tradesperson

20 February 2019

When it comes to finances and money, what do tradespeople worry about most? Well according to you, the number one concern (and by some distance!) is tool theft.
How will the latest IPT change impact me?

How will the latest IPT change impact me?

08 August 2018

In the Summer Budget, announced 16 March 2016, the Chancellor confirmed an increase of 0.5% in the standard rate of Insurance Premium Tax (IPT).

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