A cyber insurance policy, also referred to as cyber risk insurance or cyber liability insurance coverage (CLIC), is designed to help an organization mitigate risk exposure by offsetting costs involved with recovery after a cyber-related security breach or similar event. Can you afford to not to have cover for your business?  
Accidents due to falling from a height are the most common causes of injury in the construction industry. Take a look at this helpful poster with useful do’s and don’ts for when you’re on site by clicking on the link below. Scaffolding safety and you    
Add 15 years and 35 pounds (13.6 kgs) to a worker whose job duties require lifting, agility, balance or physical exertion and you vastly increase their risk of work-related injury.This is happening a lot. The obesity epidemic in the United States is spreading worldwide, and the results will be unfortunate. In most places, the aging workforce is taking its toll as more and more working... Continue Reading
Construction specialist Galliford Try Partnerships North has appointed women with significant industry experience to two top posts.   As Galliford Try’s involvement in the £350 million Gateshead Regeneration Partnership (GRP) hots up, the FTSE 250 business has announced the appointment of Sara Holmes as the new Development Director and Christine Curran as the head of the GRP.   With over 30 years in the the... Continue Reading
From 6th April 2015 the construction industry scheme will require contractors to provide quarterly reports to the Her Majesty’s Revenue and Customs (HMRC) for payments that they make that do not show up on their own PAYE. This will help HMRC identify genuine self-employment participants and those falsely operating under the self-employed status. In the event that HMRC do identify payments to someone operating falsely... Continue Reading