Network Rail slips – £1m paid out in slips, trips and falls insurance claims according to BBC article

Below is a copy of an article published by the BBC on 8th August 2019 which discussed Network Rail slips accidents and resulting insurance claims:   Paddington station: Commuter gets £27k for ‘possible pigeon poo slip’ By Thomas Mackintosh BBC News, London A commuter received £27,602 from Network Rail after “possibly slipping” on pigeon poo…

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How You Can Get a Slip Test Funded by Your Insurance Company

I recently spoke at a real estate risk management conference to an audience of 60-70, hosted by Lockton – a leading broker. Part of my presentation discussed the “insurer carrot” and the “insurer stick” approaches to risk management. I was shocked that when I explained the concept of the “carrot”, very, very few people (under…

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Six floor safety maxims to live by – Part Two

Last week we discussed three of the six floor safety maxims to live by, giving you just a preview of how you can reduce risk and prevent accidents. As we touched on previously, these steps are not only designed to help you have fewer accidents and people getting hurt, but also to improve your claims…

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Six floor safety maxims to live by – Part One

Short and sweet, a maxim can help to get to the nitty gritty of a topic. So here are ours, for floor safety. There’s also some further context and explanation below each, but if you can only remember the six sayings, you’ll be in a much better place to achieve reduced risk, see fewer accidents…

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