An end of an era as colleague Keith retires after forty years of working in the Insurance Industry. He will be missed by everyone Rees Astley, clients and insurers. We wish him all the best for a happy and healthy retirement.
With recent reports of gangs stripping cars of their catalytic converters in broad daylight it appears that factors are again aligning to cause a new wave in thefts...
2019 marks a very special year for Rees Astley who are celebrating fifty years of looking after their client's business and personal insurances...
Uncertainty over any deal with Brussels coming to fruition is one more issue British businesses could do without...
It makes sense to regularly scan the internet for news about your business and create a Google alert, to spot any fake news quickly and quash it...
Are you planning on getting away for the summer? Have you thought about taking out Travel Insurance to protect you if the worst should happen?..
Businesses need to continually review their costs and expenses in any way they can and reducing fleet motor claims is one of the ways a company can keep their insurance premiums in check and save money on the excesses...
Since mid-January, the news headlines have been dominated by the collapse of the UK's second biggest construction firm, Carillion. It is said that 30,000 supply chain businesses are directly, or indirectly, affected by its insolvency and inability to pay suppliers...
All businesses would like to think their workers are safe, but sometimes things happen that are beyond control and these may well endanger their employees ...
Over 7,000 people in the Motor Industry have injured themselves in the last 5 years according to the Health and Safety Executive. The most common injuries being slips or trips, falls and ill health from exposure to chemicals, gases and engine emissions...
Shropshire Chamber of Commerce organised a highly successful 'Meet the Neighbours' event which was held at SBC Training on Battlefield Enterprise Park in Shrewsbury...
Winter is soon on its way, bringing with it the prospect of strong winds, heavy rain, frost and snow. Are your business premises prepared for winter and are you adequately insured?...
Public Liability Insurance is designed to provide cover if a club or organisation is accused of injuring someone or causing damage to their property.
It is a common belief that data is more secure on company-owned servers at an onsite data centre but can Cloud providers offer a more secure environment?
Thank you to all staff, clients and members of the public who joined us at Oktoberfest, it was a wonderful weekend!
We were so pleased to have met so many of you at the Interplas Exhibition!
A new data privacy law, the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), comes into force in May 2018, overhauling current data protection legislation.
You must ensure that any gas appliances (permanent or portable), and gas flues that you own and provide for use by your tenants have regular gas safety checks.
Gas safety checks are needed by Landlords, Housing associations, Local authorities, Hotels and B&Bs, Colleges, Boarding schools and Hostels.
The new energy performance regulations have been finalised by the Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy and come into force in England and Wales in 2018, which means landlords should be acting now to ensure they are compliant.
As has been widely reported in the national media, The Lord Chancellor recently announced that, from 20 March 2017, the Odgen rate of discount will be reduced from 2.5% to -0.75%. But what does this actually mean?
Cyber threat is one of the most significant risks facing UK businesses and is on the increase. Government figures in 2015 revealed 81% of large businesses and 60% of small businesses had suffered a cyber security breach. Cyber claims statistics from 2013 - 2016 show cyber extortion and ransomware to be the fastest growing cybercrimes.