The use of green energy is crucial in the fight against climate change and it’s clear that renewable energy sources will gain prominence over the coming years as technology improves. This is a very good thing.
Over the past 12 months, the UK has faced a number of unsettling economic changes.
Installing a key safe is a great way to allow key sharing with lots of people, but it is worth considering whether a key safe is necessary in the first place.
The challenging economic climate continues to impact companies across many sectors, and senior leaders are feeling the pressure
Reinforced Autoclaved Aerated Concrete (RAAC) has made the headlines recently for all the wrong reasons. This is due to concerns about the risk of sudden collapse in schools and other buildings where the material is used.
The illegal cultivation of cannabis is a growing problem. Until recently, cannabis cultivation was generally large scale, often taking place in industrial units, remote warehouses and disused farm buildings, but since the Covid pandemic, police are increasingly finding smaller scale cannabis farms in residential private rented properties.
Arson remains a large cause of large fire losses in commercial premises.
Following the Grenfell Tower tragedy, an independent review of fire safety in buildings was completed, which culminated in a report that identified the need for significant reform.
House fires sparked by candles have hit their highest level in more than a decade as people cut back on electricity to reduce soaring energy bills.
Such unpredictable and extreme weather prompts the recurring question, whether this will be a year where insurers see an overall increase in the number of subsidence claims reported to them.