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NHBC has launched a new MMC acceptance service for the UK construction industry to build confidence in innovative construction.
ICW, a leading structural warranty provider, has signed a long-term deal with insurance partner Accelerant, who have received an AM Best A- (Excellent) rating.
In an industry facing uncertainty, structural warranty provider Premier Guarantee has welcomed HSB to its insurer panel.
Insurers can tackle a fifth of the UK’s infrastructure funding gap over the next decade and encourage ‘inclusive capitalism’, according to a new report by Legal & General.
The Construction Leadership Council (CLC) Covid-19 task force has published Trade Credit insurance guidance to support construction businesses.
House warranty and commercial latent defects insurance provider, BLP Insurance has announced it will end its partnership with Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty (AGCS).
Government to provide guarantees of up to £10bn to Trade Credit Insurance schemes for business-to-business transactions.
At least five commercial insurers have removed cover for construction firms from their policies due to Covid-19, says Mactavish.
Structural warranty provider, AHCI explains how they have adapted their practices to support construction clients during the Covid-19.
Architects Certificate provides cost-effective structural warranty insurance in the UK, with no membership fees, renewal fees or holding bonds.
Over 50% of insurers have a ‘lack of appetite’ to insure works using timber frame construction, according to a survey by the specialist risks team at Inspire Insurance.
Zurich is calling for contractors to adopt thermal imaging cameras to help reduce the number of fires started by 'hot work'.
The technical team at structural warranty specialists Advantage Insurance (AHCI) take a look at what constitutes best practice for foundations in 2020.
Following the introduction of a new industry-wide process for evaluating the fire safety of buildings over 18m tall in December, Helen Andrews, construction partner at Fieldfisher, considers whether the scheme is likely to stack up for development funders.
Jon Thacker of Willis Towers Watson’s UK construction practice looks at water damage claims and their increasing impact on underwriters.
In this ebook, Peter Vinden, chief executive of The Vinden Partnership, looks at some of the key issues relating to contracts and insurance in the construction industry.
The Advantage Insurance team successfully rounds off 2019 by supporting local charity organisations close to their hearts.
Chief executive of The Vinden Partnership, Peter Vinden, discusses the insurance crisis in the construction industry and what this could mean for those in the sector in 2020.
Insurance claims by tradespeople affected by tool theft have increased 54% in the previous two years The data, released by insurer Simply Business,...
Dave Cahill, senior partner and divisional business development leader, Marsh JLT Speciality discusses the different risk profiles of new build and refurbishment or extension work, and how JCT contracts can help.
Hard or soft Brexit, construction companies need to implement and amend insurance cover to avoid facing further challenges after 31 October.
Successful challenges to public contract awards could be more likely following the Court of Appeal ruling in Faraday Development Ltd v West Berkshire Council.
Since the FSCS announced that they would be paying compensation to Alpha Insurance latent defects policyholders, thousands of homeowners have been seeking alternative cover.
Over half of residential property owners in the UK would consider living permanently in an unconventional type of home, according to a recent survey from BLP Insurance.
Peter Vinden, chief executive of the Vinden Partnership, looks at professional indemnity insurance claims and rising premiums in the wake of the Grenfell disaster.
The ACAI has called on newly appointed Housing Secretary Robert Jenrick to urgently review the government-regulated Approved Inspectors Scheme of Insurance.