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Bogus boss, whale phishing, insider spoofing: could your company be at risk?

‘Bogus boss’, ‘whale phishing’, ‘insider spoofing’, company exec spam, whatever you call it, CEO (managing director/finance director) fraud email scams are a serious issue with some UK companies reporting losses of up to £18.5 million.

Louise Warren Louise Warren Marketing Manager

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  • The rise of tools and van theft

    Van theft is a rising concern for tradeworkers, with new technologies seeing 82% of Light Commercial Vehicle stolen without keys. Electronic key fobs and skeleton keys are now a common and easily procured way of breaking into your vehicle. But it’s not always the van itself being targeted.

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  • What is Professional Indemnity insurance?

    Professional Indemnity Insurance (PI) is an insurance policy designed to protect professional contractors against potential claims for injury, damage or loss resulting from professional negligence in their work.

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  • What’s the difference between bona fide and labour only sub-contractors?

    As an employer in regular need of contractors, you will almost certainly have been asked the question: are your sub-contractors bona fide or labour-only? Many employers don’t understand the difference between these two types of contractors. However, when it comes to liability insurance, you’d be surprised just how important the differences are. Here is a simple guide to help you understand the difference between bona fide and labour only subcontractors, including how to spot them:

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  • The best safe driving apps

    Using a hand-held mobile phone while driving is dangerous - for you and other road users.

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  • The rise of wearable tech in construction

    Construction is already one of the largest industrial sectors and it's still growing. At the heart of this growth is innovation, including the use of wearable technology.

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  • Keeping your employees safe on the road

    In the last decade 62,000 people have been killed or seriously injured in work-related road crashes.

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  • Tackling the construction skills shortage

    There's a significant skills shortage in the construction industry one that could impact 27,000 projects every year until 2019.

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  • Protecting your van and tools

    Van and tool theft is reaching epidemic proportions in the UK. It's a problem that's having a serious impact on tradespeople across the country - as well as the Construction industry as a whole.

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  • Tradesmen, liability cover and dealing with complaints.

    If you're a tradesman, protecting yourself against being sued is really important.

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  • How will the GDPR impact the construction industry?

    On 25 May 2018, the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) comes into effect in the EU and across the United Kingdom. Unfortunately, 70 per cent of construction firms are unaware of the new data protection rules being introduced by the GDPR, according to a YouGov survey.

    Louise Warren Louise Warren Marketing Manager