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A great testimonial

Here at Brents we all strive to give a service that exceeds a clients expectations and delights them so when we receive a letter of thanks we really do appreciate it and we thought we would share it with everyone……. … Continue reading

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Directors & Officers Insurance – watch our video

Directors & Officers Insurance is a very important element of your Insurance programme that goes beyond the protection of your business to cover the individual Directors and management staff. Brents Insurance, in association with Zurich Insurance, have created a short … Continue reading

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D&O – what you need to know

Directors & Officers Insurance – D&O as we refer to it, is something that every Director should ensure is in place to protect their personal assets and liabilities yet still this is a cover that is not fully understood or … Continue reading

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Spring Newsletter

Stay safe with our seasonal newsletter. In it you will find advice for safe DIY , how to protect your property from April showers & heavy rain as well as a guide to  avoid being under-insured.   Download the Brents Spring Newsletter … Continue reading

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CQC Care Home Ratings

CQC Care Home Ratings – what does it mean for your Care Home Insurance? Many Care Home owners that we speak to are eagerly awaiting the new CQC rating system although there is always that nervous anticipation of quite how … Continue reading

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CCTV in Care Homes – Implications for Insurers

The mistreatment of elderly and vulnerable people in care homes is an issue which has once again reared its ugly head, as a Panorama programme aired in April 2014 and showed undercover filming of a number of distressing incidents at … Continue reading

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Care Home – Avoiding Slips & Trips

Slips and trips are one of the most common accidents in care homes with both staff and residents at risk. Although Brents Insurance Care Home Policies will include insurance cover for Public and Employers Liability it’s always better to prevent … Continue reading

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Care Home – reduce the risk of Abuse

All Care Home owners and managers will have a written Policy to protect the vulnerable against the risk of abuse and most care home insurance policies will provide cover against claims of abuse. However, assault on service users are the … Continue reading

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Fire safety tips – before & during the firefighters’ strike

You are probably already aware that, following a ballot, members of the Fire Brigade’s Union (England and Wales) will go on strike on Wednesday 25th September. In the parts of the U.K. affected, it may well be that the fire … Continue reading

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Autumn Driving Tips

Although your Motor Insurance cover will step in to help you in the event of an accident we would all prefer not to have the accident in the first place! So Brents Insurance thought that the following information from driver … Continue reading

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