12 Tips To Help You Clear Up After A Flood

Why flood insurance is vital for businesses

The recent extreme weather across the UK reminds us how important it is to have insurance for flood damage if you are a business owner. There were reports of some flooding in Gillingham, Strood and Rochester last night but the Medway area seems to have got away fairly lightly compared to other areas of Kent. If your company has been affected by a flood you will know how devastating it can be and the amount … click to continue…

How To Prepare Your Home Or Let Property Before The Storm Hits

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Most standard home and landlord insurance policies give your home or let property protection against storm damage. With gusts of up to 80mph and heavy rain forecast to hit Kent, what can you do to help protect your home and other property? Last minute preparations for your home & vehicle Close and lock all doors and windows, not forgetting the garage or any sheds and outbuildings Lock away or secure garden furniture, children’s play equipment, bird … click to continue…

14 Ways To Protect Your Shop From Slip And Trip Compensation Claims

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Slip and trip claims are on the increase, particularly in shop and retail premises. According to Zurich Insurance, an increase in slip, trip and fall compensation claims from both customers and  employees has occurred since the economic recession. They suggest that solicitors and claims management companies are now more likely to target this area since motor claims, particularly whiplash, have come under tougher scrutiny. There is also evidence that fraudsters are turning their attention from motor insurance … click to continue…

10 Ways To Save Money On Your Business Insurance Renewal

If your business insurance renewal documents have arrived and the premium has gone up again, take action. Here are ten things you can do that might save you money. Compare the insurance premium to last year’s. If it has gone up a lot, ask why. If you’ve had any claims, ask for settlement figures or the latest estimates. Ask an independent business insurance broker to search for alternative quotes (they will usually do this for … click to continue…

Business Insurance Broker Joins Kent Invicta Chamber Of Commerce

Kent insurance broker joins Kent Chamber of Commerce

Breathe Insurance Brokers are delighted to announce membership of the Kent Invicta Chamber of Commerce. The Chamber is the leading local business association, representing more than 1,000 businesses in the Kent area, including Ashford, Dartford, Canterbury, Medway, Maidstone, Sevenoaks, Sittingbourne, Tonbridge and Tunbridge Wells. Supporting Kent Businesses The goal of the Kent Invicta Chamber of Commerce is to promote, support and facilitate business across Kent. They offer training and guidance for start up businesses and provide … click to continue…