Why does a Care Home need engineering cover?
If an organisation owns or operates work equipment there are various legal obligations they must comply with. This applies to Care Homes in regards to any lifts, personal hoists and any other equipment you may use while caring for your service users. Regular engineering inspections will help […]
Care Home Insurance can vary dramatically depending on which Insurer your policy is placed with. While policies may seem very similar from Insurer to Insurer there can be significant differences in the details so it is important that you read your quote documentation carefully before making a decision. If you do not read your policy […]
Buying insurance is easy, but buying the right kind of insurance can be a bit more difficult. There are hundreds of companies all willing to give you their “cheapest quote” or “best deal”, but is what is cheapest always what is best?
All insurance policies serve to provide a guarantee of compensation for specified […]
The festive period is one of the busiest times for a care home – all kinds of extra activities are planned and the traffic of visitors can be double what it normally is. It is also the busiest time for Insurers as both personal and commercial clients are exposed too much greater risks during […]
The Insurance Act 2015 came into force on the 12th of August 2016 and changes the way the law deals with the duty of disclosure for commercial insurance contracts. The purpose of The Insurance Act is to update the current law to reflect the way in which the insurance market has evolved in modern […]
Insurance can be a nuisance. It’s something that you are required to have in place, it means having to speak to several Brokers to ensure you’re getting the best price, and getting numerous quotes can take up a significant portion of what little spare time you have as a Care Home owner.
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