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50 predictions: Construction & Engineering

50 predictions: Construction & Engineering

How will Brexit affect construction insurance? The spectre of Brexit has already affected the construction industry. It presently struggles with a do ...

50 predictions: Construction & Engineering

50 predictions: Construction & Engineering

Increase in claims arising from PFI projects It is expected that there will be a continued increase in claims brought by public sector bodies in order ...

Revision to the Pre-Action Protocol for Construction and Engineering Disputes

Revision to the Pre-Action Protocol for Construction and Engineering Disputes

A new edition of the Pre-Action Protocol for Construction and Engineering Disputes comes into force today. Whilst the earlier Protocol has generally b ...

50 Predictions: Construction & Engineering

50 Predictions: Construction & Engineering

Apprenticeship levy is too little, too late to address skills shortages In January 2016, with annual growth of 2.5% forecast for the construction sect ...

50 Predictions: Construction & Engineering

50 Predictions: Construction & Engineering

Making predictions about the future of the insurance market is not for the faint-hearted. Our experts have boldly looked ahead at the challenges you m ...

Rising tide of cyber risks could swamp the market

Rising tide of cyber risks could swamp the market

Growing privacy and cyber liability in the UK will boost the cyber insurance market, but liability insurers will need to examine their exposures if th ...