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Sentinel’s Chartered Insurance Brokers Status renewed for 2018

This week, Sentinel Corporate Risk and Insurance Services Limited received confirmation and congratulations from the Institute that our Chartered Insurance Brokers status has been renewed for a further 12 months. The title “Chartered Insurance Brokers” is a public declaration that the advise we give to all of our clients: is of the highest quality; and […]

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Sentinel are proud to announce Heartbeat project accepted by the Aviva Community Fund

Insurance specialists Aviva have created the Aviva Community Fund, which will offer from £1,000 to £25,000 to local community groups and organisations. Aviva set up the Community Fund following research into small and local organisations. It found that 85% of those surveyed were not confident that they could raise the minimum funding necessary to remain active in the next financial year. […]

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Is Deafness In The Workplace The New Whiplash?

AXA Insurance had more claims for deafness than any other type of workplace injury or illness in 2012, at a cost of £26 million. But it is possible that the increase in noise-induced hearing loss claims are being fuelled by claims management companies and compensation lawyers and not necessarily based on a genuine increase in […]

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Young People and Work Experience

Introducing young people to the world of work can help them understand the work environment, choose future careers or prepare for employment. For many employers there are real benefits of providing work experience opportunities for young people from being part of a Corporate Social Responsibility policy to identifying future talent but as Judith Hackett, Chair […]

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Van Owners Running Corporate Manslaughter Risk

Five year’s on from the introduction of the Corporate Manslaughter and Corporate Homicide Act, AXA Business Insurance warns that many businesses with company vans are not following the most basic of steps to protect themselves against potential prosecution in the event of an accident. Estimates suggest that a third of all traffic accidents in the […]

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New Rules For Accident Claims

With effect from the 31st July 2013 new rules are being introduced to the way accident claims are to be notified by claimants, and also the process these claims will follow. The changes have been introduced to counter the definite rise in the cost of insurance claims and premiums seen over the last decade which […]

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