Along with 19 other teams our intrepid quiz team entered the cauldron that is the annual Networking Derby Christmas Quiz.
Derby and Burton based insurance and risk management specialists, Franklands, has retained its position as one of the Top 100 Insurance Brokers in the UK for a fourth year in a row.
The Insurance Age Top 100 report aims to shine a spotlight on insurance brokers who continuously deliver a high quality of service to their customers. The list celebrates excellence within the UK broker market and is recognised as a benchmark status within the profession.
Topics: Top 100 UK Insurance Broker
Burton Albion chairman Ben Robinson welcomed Paul Brown of Franklands and over 20 other Burton Albion partner businesses to the football club’s inaugural business networking event.
Topics: Club Albion
The Chancellor has announced in his 2016 Autumn Statement that Insurance Premium Tax will increase yet again to 12% from June 2017.
Last Friday evening Franklands and Mercia Image Ltd hosted the first “Fizz n Biz”, a networking event to introduce the weekend.
Franklands Account Handler Clare Brewin pounded the streets in the inaugural Derby 10 mile road race to raise an amazing £400 for Franklands annual charity, Treetops Hospice Care.
Franklands Managing Director David Harrison was invited to speak at the PKF Cooper Parry Cyber Security Seminar.
The event featured guest speaker former FBI, Sony and Fox hacker, Ryan Ackroyd, who now spends his time securing vulnerable systems and university lecturer, Dr David Day who is a National Crime Agency special officer working with the National Cybercrime Unit .
Speaking about the Cyber Security Seminar, PKF Cooper Parry IT Solutions IT Partner Victoria Playford, said:
“There's nothing more terrifying for a business than the threat of cyber-attack. This was a unique opportunity for the region’s businesses to learn more about the dangers that cyber-crime poses to their business and what they should be doing to combat it”
David Harrison commented:
“There is a growing realisation amongst business owners that Cyber Security represents a real and present danger to their livelihoods. Robust risk management is absolutely imperative, but should be backed by Cyber Liability insurance purchased through a Chartered Insurance Broker that understands the subject”
If you're interested in discussing Cyber Liability insurance, please speak to one of our Chartered Insurance Brokers at http://www.franklands.co.uk/
Topics: Cyber & Crime
It is important for businesses to understand the impact of the weakening pound on their insurance sums insured.
Please come down and visit us if you have the chance.
Cybercrime is again amongst the main stories in today’s news with a recent study finding 50% of UK business respondents having experienced economic crime, a statistic which is overshadowed by Government data proving 9 in 10 large UK businesses being successfully breached.
Topics: cyber liability