We are delighted to announce that we have formed a strategic partnership with the Association of Consulting Engineers (ACE) with the aim of improving the PI insurance market for its members and to assist them in navigating the current ‘PI storm’.

Hart v Large is a recently reported Court of Appeal case, already perhaps familiar to RICS members but less so to others. Our Professional Risks Director, Stephen Hargreaves provides his insight into this dispute and why it is of relevance to all construction professionals.

Paul Berg, Partner and Group Director in our Professional Risks Division, was invited to deliver a presentation at the world’s largest gathering of architects. We provide highlights from his presentation that offer insight for Professional Indemnity insurance in 2021.

Throughout December, the NSPCC has challenged the insurance sector to put a team together to raise money by collectively walking, running or cycling 2,784km between 1-14 December.

Griffiths & Armour is delighted to announce that they have expanded the Board of Directors with Paul Sapiro being appointed as a new Partner.

Griffiths & Armour are once again supporting the Engineering profession across Ireland by sponsoring the Best Presentation Award 2020 at Engineers Ireland month of Engineering Excellence due to be held throughout November.

Why do Lay Clients, such as householders, feature almost as heavily in claims against Professionals as D&B contractors? Professional Risks Director, Stephen Hargreaves talks about why and how professionals might re-evaluate their relationship with Lay Clients.

COVID-19 has and will continue to present unique challenges for businesses, directors and management teams in making critical decisions on behalf of customers, colleagues, and other stakeholders in addition to complying with legal and compliance obligations.

In the first quarter of 2020, we hosted a series of roundtable events in London, Manchester, Dublin and Glasgow which were attended by a broad range of client representatives from across the construction professions. These findings have been drawn together in our ‘A Brave New World: Navigating Future Challenges’ publication which we have recently distributed to clients in the Construction industry.

If the unexpected happens and your organisation has a legal issue, it can be a distressing time. This is why we created our Legal Helpline and partnered with 5 experienced solicitor firms, to ensure our clients have access to tailored advice. Stephen Hargreaves, Professional Risks Director, discusses the benefits of this service.