Cyber Risk vs. AI Risk

99% of organisations are reliant on digital technology. The need for digital resilience is paramount in both cyber risks and artificial intelligence (AI) risks. Our insurer partner Zurich explains more about the cyber and AI risks facing organisations today: Building resilience to cyber risks involves creating a) practices to protect computer systems, networks, and data…
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Rising Tool Theft

For tradesmen in the UK, the issue of broad-daylight tool theft in residential areas has become increasingly prevalent. Thieves employ various tactics, including smash-and-grab techniques, where they quickly steal tools by breaking into vehicles. Strengthening van doors with extra locks and security screens can help combat this method. Additionally, be cautious of distraction tactics, where…
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The rising risk of misinformation and disinformation

Misinformation and disinformation are big problems these days, what with politics and business relying more and more on social media. Our insurer partner Zurich explains more: AI-generated fakes that get shared online have the ability to create panic in the short term and damage reputations in the long run. You might remember how an AI-generated photo…
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Solar panel fires on the rise

Solar panels, also known as photovoltaics (PV), have become a common site on the roofs of domestic and commercial buildings in recent years. More than 190,000 were installed in 2023, driven by their energy efficiency and ‘green’ credentials. However, while PV may be kinder to the environment, as with all things there are always risks…
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Political violence insurance in times of unrest

The events in Israel, Gaza and surrounding regions have caused unimaginable suffering for thousands of people and sent shockwaves across communities around the world. Our terrorism insurance partner Globe Underwriting / Geo recently provided an update on how the insurance market is reacting to the unpredictable geo-political environment: A recent meeting of the Five eyes…
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