Articles

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

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.
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.
August 13, 2020

Stress in the emergency services – time to call 999?

Rushing to put out a blaze. Breaking up a nasty fight. Resuscitating an unconscious pedestrian. If you were asked which of these situations was the most stressful, you’d be hard pressed to choose between them.
August 5, 2020

Age against the machine

It’s a well-known fact that the UK’s population is ageing. The repercussions will be felt across society, but local authorities
July 22, 2020

Will COVID-19 accelerate changes to motor insurance?

The pandemic has changed sundry aspects of people’s daily lives; it could also speed up changes to driving habits and the way motor insurance works.