January 28, 2021

Managing risk in uncertain times

2020 was a year of significant change, for all of us including those of the public sector. As those responsible for managing risk across the sector look ahead to 2021, there are many challenges to be faced.
December 3, 2020

Can green schemes drive economic recovery for local authorities?

As we emerge from a global pandemic and stare down the implications of a changing climate, it would be easy to feel disheartened. However, new solutions to tackle climate change may yet have a transformative effect on the economy that could create thousands of needed jobs.
November 19, 2020

Universities – managing student mental health has never been more important in the response to COVID-19

The outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic saw all UK universities put into lockdown in Spring 2020 and as a result, concerns about the mental health of university students have grown.
September 23, 2020

Working from the discomfort of your own home

With so many organisations packing up their offices and accepting a more remote long-term future, Zoom meetings from kitchen tables look here to stay.
September 17, 2020

Could COVID-19 lead to corporate manslaughter claims?

Insurance is all about assessing risk. So isn’t it important to consider how we, as human beings, approach decision making? After all, a vast majority of risks arise directly from human behaviour.
September 14, 2020

Hope for homeless? Government introduces new permitted development laws

The ‘Everybody in’ campaign was one of the few silver linings to come from COVID-19. Back in March the government wrote to local authorities asking them to find temporary accommodation for people sleeping rough.
September 8, 2020

RMP and HDI in new higher education partnership

HDI Global SE (HDI) announces its new partnership with RMP to provide casualty capacity for higher education risks - including clinical trials cover.
September 3, 2020

Why ignoring the psychology of decision making is a big risk

Insurance is all about assessing risk. So isn’t it important to consider how we, as human beings, approach decision making? After all, a vast majority of risks arise directly from human behaviour.
August 19, 2020

Technology through a crisis: what can we learn?

Technological innovations have been changing the way we work for years. From the introduction of broadband, to the adoption of cloud computing, technology has always found ways to make our working lives more efficient.