Risks? What Risks?

Here are the note of a talk I gave recently on the risks facing businesses in the 21st Century. It often seems that most managers either ignore certain risks or fail to take them as seriously as would be advisable, for three quite understandable reasons....

Court Case of the Month

How much do you need to foresee? At the races foresight ought to make you a lot of money, but in this case lack of it cost someone £58,000. Hide v. Steeplechase Co (Cheltenham) Ltd (Court of Appeal) 2013 Mr Hide was injured when he came off his horse and landed on a...

Risks for Property Owners and Managers

Most property owners are aware of the risks of fire, storm, flood, theft, vandalism, and lots of other things that can cause loss or damage, but there are five kinds of risks it is easy to forget about. 1. Continuity Risk. This is the risk of your business being...

Types of Motor Fraud

In some recent years the number of motor claims went up although the number of accidents went down! This is probably because more people were claiming for injuries even in minor accidents. Some of these claims could have been genuine!  A motor fraudster may target an...