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NEWS & VIEWS

You’ll find a whole host of useful articles, features and interviews on our NIG News page. We aim to offer useful business updates, topical thought leadership and much more. We hope you find the content offers real value.

Mini Fleet product updated with increased value limits and more risks covered

See how Mini Fleet has changed to meet your clients’ needs.

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Update on Green Card requirements for UK motorists

UK drivers who are travelling within the EU/EEA including the Republic of Ireland are no longer required to carry a Green Card unless towing a caravan or trailer.

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Are your clients ready for the return of ‘business as usual’?

As the economy reopens ensure your clients have reassessed their insurance needs and have checked they have the right cover in place.

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NIG awards the Broker Network Commercial Lines Broker of the Year

We were delighted to sponsor the prestigious Commercial Lines Broker of the Year at the 2021 Broker Network awards.

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Need help finding your clients’ documents?

We’ve listened to your feedback and developed the Document Finder to help guide you to your clients’ documents.

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Rising cyber threats could be putting your clients at risk

The pandemic has created a number of opportunities for cyber criminals. See how we can help you minimise your clients’ vulnerability.

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Risk Assist: helping UK businesses be more resilient

Want to help your clients manage their risk effectively? Watch to see how Risk Assist can help businesses be ready for risk.

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Are rising construction costs putting your clients at risk of underinsurance?

With supply and staffing challenges leading to rising costs in the construction sector, underinsurance poses a real risk. Data from Barrett Corp & Harrington highlights that of the building insurance e-valuations it has carried out for NIG to date, 83% were underinsured, with sums insured needing to increase by an average of 63%.

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Whiplash claims reforms

The government is changing the claims process for low-value motor vehicle claims, often known as whiplash claims. Here’s what you need to know…

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Make trading easier with NIG eTrade

There’s more to us than meets the eye! Learn more about our eTrade proposition and how trading with NIG eTrade is straight forward in a changing market with evolving client needs.

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Looking for property solutions to meet your clients’ needs? See how we can help…

There’s more to us than meets the eye! Against the backdrop of an evolving property market, our real estate team is ready and waiting to talk to brokers about risks of all sizes.

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Looking for insurance solutions to meet your client’s needs? See how our Regional Trading teams can help…

There’s more to us than meets the eye! Our Regional Trading teams are ready to help you meet the ever-evolving insurance needs of your clients and work with you to find the right solutions.

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Have you tried our National Trading team recently?

There’s more to us than meets the eye! Our National Trading Centre is ready and waiting to help you.

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Speak to NIG at BIBA 2021

It’s almost time for BIBA 2021. We’re looking forward to catching up with our brokers virtually at this year’s event on 12 and 13 May.

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NIG claims – with you every step of the way

When the unthinkable happens we are here to help your clients get back on track. Watch our animation to find out more about NIG claims.

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NIG launches Professional Indemnity for our Professionals eProduct

Additional peace of mind under one policy. Our Professionals eProduct now includes optional Professional Indemnity cover.

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UK Budget 2021: What it means for businesses

Chancellor Rishi Sunak used his March 2021 Budget to announce a raft of measures aimed at supporting businesses and the economy through recovery over the coming months. We take a look at some of the key announcements which will affect UK businesses.

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Looking for a new Schemes partner? See how we can help

There’s more to us than meets the eye! Our Schemes trading team are working with brokers to find the best solutions for their clients. Find out more about our appetite, willingness, and capability to trade…

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The Insurance Times eTrade survey for 2021 is now open

See five things to know about NIG eTrade and have your say in the survey. Your feedback is really valuable in helping us shape our eTrade offering.

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Did you know Risk Assist has helpline services?

Businesses are dealing with a lot of challenges during this time. We would like to remind you there are a range of helpline services available on NIG Risk Assist offering specialist support to you, our brokers and your clients.

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Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update 26 February 2021

Following the announcements for the easing of lockdown restrictions for England and Scotland, we provide an update on how you can assist clients in preparing to reopen their businesses.

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Coronavirus (COVID-19) Temporarily Unoccupied Premises Update 9 February 2021

We’re providing a further update on our guidance regarding premises becoming temporarily unoccupied due to lockdown 3.0.

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Brexit: Navigating the coming months

A Brexit deal may have been reached, but challenges remain for businesses as they navigate the coming months.

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Your guide to escape of water during lockdown and the winter

Escape of water can cause businesses significant issues at any time, but during lockdown, when leaks may not be discovered for days, the risks are even higher. We take a look at common causes of claims and steps businesses can take to protect themselves.

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All the resources you need to steer your clients through the ongoing coronavirus crisis

UK businesses still face many challenges in 2021 as a result of the pandemic, so it’s worth reminding your clients about the NIG Risk Assist COVID-19 Hub.

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Coronavirus (COVID-19) Business Interruption – Supreme Court ruling on FCA Test Case

NIG insurance policies were not included in the FCA’s test case and are not impacted by the outcome of The Supreme Court ruling on business interruption.

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Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update 8th January 2021

As we are now into a third national lockdown, we want to provide you with a further update to enable you to respond to your clients’ queries about our cover.

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Sonya Bryson’s end of year message

2020 is almost over and we are all reflecting on what a year it’s been. Sonya Bryson shares her thoughts on this year and what’s ahead in 2021.

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Introducing Motor Fleet

We’ve launched our new Motor Fleet product, giving you the flexibility to build a policy to meet your client’s needs. Watch to find out about the benefits.

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Improved policy cover for existing policyholders – Commercial Combined Migration is coming!

From February 2021, most existing policies within the Commercial Combined suite of products, Traders Combined and Contractors Combined policies will migrate onto our new product wording, effective from the policy renewal date.

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Green Cards for motor policies following Brexit

UK drivers travelling within the EU/EEA including the Republic of Ireland from 1st January 2021 will now be required to carry a Green Card.

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Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update 5 November 2020

With a second lockdown being announced, we want to give you an update so you can respond to your clients’ queries about our cover.

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Adapting to a changing motor fleet market

The motor fleet sector is currently undergoing a period of significant change due to the coronavirus pandemic, the rise of electric vehicles and evolving car technology, among other disruptions. See how we are adapting our products and services to respond to the changing fleet landscape.

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TheHub wins at the Insurance Times Tech & Innovation Awards 2020

We’re thrilled and very proud to have won ‘Best Insurer Extranet’ for TheHub at the Insurance Times Tech & Innovation Awards 2020.

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