News and Insights

Are you ready for an extended period of homeworking?

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All of us are having to adapt to the disruption caused by COVID-19, authorities are encouraging businesses and organisations to employing tactics such working from home as essential measures to help prevent the spread of the virus. Is your organisation ready for a potentially extended and lengthy period of remote working?

Has your insurance protection adapted to changes in your operation?

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Enforced changes in business operations means understanding your risks and your current insurance protection is more important than ever as the situation evolves.

Griffiths & Armour Statement on COVID 19 (Coronavirus)

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The spread of the COVID-19 coronavirus continues to dominate the news, with major implications for public health and the NHS. It is also causing economic disruption across the globe and turbulence on the financial markets. We are monitoring developments closely, but we have also put in place sensible measures to ensure that Griffiths & Armour is well prepared.

COVID-19 FAQ's - How Will My Insurance Programme Respond?

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As information and updates on the evolving developments as COVID-19 are communicated by authorities, the pandemic is causing significant disruption on society and business alike. We've gathered our most frequently asked questions and consulted with our specialist insurance brokers to offer some insight on how your insurance cover may respond.

International Women's Day - Q&A with Tanya Winstanley

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To mark International Womens Day, a global day celebrating the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women, we caught up with our very own Tanya Winstanley, Professional Risks Director at Griffiths & Armour.

Are these included in your Cyber Incident Response plan?

Formalising arrangements to respond to a cyber incident before it occurs can greatly assist in ensuring that the organisation’s response is appropriate, effective and undertaken as quickly as possible.

Coronavirus - 10 useful tips to help your organisation prepare

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As the Coronavirus continues to spread across international borders, our Risk Management team have developed 10 top tips for any organisation to help them prepare.

What does the future Insurance landscape look like?

Are the recent trends suggesting the increase in rates that started slowly in 2018 and gained momentum in 2019 expecting to continue into 2020 and beyond?

What are the main global risks predicted for the future?

In today’s highly connected world, several challenges can now impact economies and organisations globally rather than regionally. We explore our top 3 risks and provide guidance to help you plan and build resilience in to your business and supply chain risks.

MIPIM 2020: Property Conference in Cannes postponed

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Due to growing concerns related to the coronavirus (Covid-19), the organisers of MIPIM 2020 have announced that the event has been rescheduled and will take place June 2-5 in Cannes.

Winter is coming…Get prepared!

Winter weather in the UK is notoriously unpredictable and as most of us know, can lead to serious and sometimes devastating consequences from snow, ice and low temperatures, all of which can have serious impacts on your business, organisation and workforce.

Workplace Wellbeing

Statistics show that one in four adults will experience a mental health issue at some point in their lifetime and it is estimated that 15.4 million working days are lost every year due to stress, anxiety and depression.

Ransomware attacks

Ransomware attacks appear to be on the increase again, potentially being fueled by some organisations being prepared to pay the demands of criminals. Here are 5 top tips for helping your organisation falling into the ransomware trap.

Crisis Communications

With the UK General Election now over, the past few weeks of campaigning has certainly witnessed some ‘interesting’ ways political parties have chosen to deal with their communications in front of the media during a crisis. If your organisation finds itself at the center of a controversial or damaging event, how you choose to manage your communications during that crisis can have a huge impact on the eventual outcome.

Claims on Ice - Pausing The Action

Most consultants are already familiar with the idea that claims in negligence and/or contract are subject to the doctrine of limitation periods (or prescription periods in Scottish law).