REALTY INSURANCES - Realty Review
REALTY INSURANCES - Realty Review
REALTY INSURANCES - Realty Review
14th January 2015
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REALTY INSURANCES - Realty Review
REALTY INSURANCES - Realty Review
Welcome

Welcome to the sixth issue of our electronic newsletter, Realty Review. In this issue our regular feature, Technical Corner, focuses on the disclosure of 'material facts' and the recent changes for personal lines clients brought about by new consumer insurance legislation. In addition, we look at identity fraud, a crime that could have serious consequences for any of us.

We also look at inspections of air conditioning systems and environmental damage regulations, and round off with an up-date on the recent renewal of Realty's corporate chartered insurance broker status.

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Technical Corner - Material Facts
The Consumer Insurance (Disclosure and Representations) Act came into force in April 2013. It replaced the Marine Insurance Act 1906 for personal lines customers who are no longer duty bound to offer all necessary underwriting information or material facts. Instead ...........
Importance of insuring for the correct amount
Inspection of Air Conditioning Systems
The Energy Performance of Buildings Regulations require that air conditioning systems are inspected by an Energy Assessor to ensure that they are operating in an efficient manner and to minimise electricity consumption, operating costs and carbon emissions.
Importance of insuring for the correct amount
Corporate Chartered Insurance Broker Status
Realty Insurances is delighted to have recently renewed our prestigious corporate 'Chartered Insurance Broker' status with the Chartered Insurance Institute (CII).
Importance of insuring for the correct amount
 
Identity Theft
The Home Office estimates that the annual cost of identity fraud in the UK is close to £2bn. In spite of this, almost half of all households throw away in their rubbish bin all the information that a fraudster needs to steal their identity.
Importance of insuring for the correct amount
Environmental Damage Regulations
The Environmental Damage (Prevention and Remediation) Regulations came into force ion England and Wales approximately six years ago and so this is a good opportunity to remind ourselves of what they involve.
Importance of insuring for the correct amount
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