May 13, 2019

    Is your business under-insured?

    Even if you have insurance policies in place to protect your organisation from the worst-case scenarios, this cover won’t be nearly as effective in the event of a claim if you are engaging in an increasingly common business mistake occurring throughout the country—under-insurance. Indeed, research from the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors revealed that as […]

    Read more

    April 17, 2019

    New Business Start-up: Considering Insurance Needs

    Starting a small business requires tireless effort and endless financial reserves. Besides dealing with necessary tasks to start the business—affording exorbitant start-up costs, establishing a customer base, forecasting cash flow problems—new small business owners are besieged on all sides by risks. The only sure-fire thing you can count on during the tumultuous beginning stages of […]

    Read more

    March 8, 2019

    Why you need a healthy work-life balance

    As an employer or employee of a business, it is important to strive for a healthy work-life balance all year long. Because  values your wellness and overall health, here are five reasons you should avoid working too hard if your work-life balance involves more ‘work’ than ‘life’: Working long hours negatively impacts your health. People who work […]

    Read more

    December 18, 2018

    Staying safe whilst driving this winter

    As snow begins to fall and the seasons change, so do the driving conditions. Indeed, both you and your vehicle can suffer serious consequences without proper preparations for wintertime travels. Steer clear of slippery mishaps and stay warm on the road with this guidance: Pack the essentials—You face a greater risk of your car breaking […]

    Read more

    October 31, 2018

    Get to know our Operations Manager, Paul!

    Thompson Brothers, part of The County Group have over 300 members of staff who all participate towards our fantastic local broker ethos. What is your name, job title and location (branch)? Paul Barrington, Operations Manager, Thompson Brothers Insurance, Stockport. How long have you been working in insurance for? 28 Years. What does your job entail? […]

    Read more