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Airmic Talks: Life after lockdown 10th June 2020

As the government eases restrictions on people’s movements and activities, many businesses are being encouraged to re-open and welcome staff back to the workplace.

POST COVID-19: A new era for the risk intelligent organisation 10th June 2020

Risk professionals cannot, and should not, try to predict the future, but the risk management tools and techniques many risk professionals currently use may not be effective for managing emerging risks. These risks typically emit low signals and data can be sparse and unreliable. They are often hard to detect, difficult to assess and easy to ignore in favour of the more obvious risks on which many business leaders prefer to concentrate. Julia Graham, Airmic’s Deputy CEO and Technical Director, discusses what organisations and risk professionals can learn from the coronavirus pandemic as we enter the next phase.

Airmic adds its voice to Pandemic Re Steering Committee 10th June 2020

Airmic will have its say on plans for the proposed ‘Pandemic Re’ initiative with Deputy CEO and Technical Director Julia Graham invited to join one of its workstreams.

Maintaining your CPD with Airmic 10th June 2020

The Chartered Insurance Institute (CII), has explained the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) guidance on maintaining Continuing Professional Development (CPD) in light of the pandemic and its impact on working lives and business operations.

Airmic launches Mentoring Scheme 10th June 2020

Airmic’s new mentoring scheme for members is now live with many mentees and mentors signing up since the end of May.

Airmic Fest to feature wellness, networking and extensive learning opportunities 11th June 2020

The UK risk and insurance management community’s biggest ever virtual event will feature a diverse range of topics, exhibitions and thought leading debates.

Trade credit scheme better late than never 10th June 2020

The UK government will guarantee £10bn of trade credit insurance as its steps up its support for businesses in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic.

Airmic shares business interruption views with FCA 10th June 2020

Following consultation with members, Airmic has responded to the Financial Conduct Authority’s (FCA) call for comments and information in relation to business interruption (BI) insurance during the pandemic.

Insurance Charities Awareness Day goes virtual 10th June 2020

The Insurance Charities, which provides help and support to those working in the insurance sector in the UK and Ireland, will hold its Awareness Day online on Wednesday, 24 June.

Automating insurance certification supports life sciences 10th June 2020

Pam Joshi, an Airmic member and Associate Director of Global Insurance and Risk Management at Takeda and Kiran Aulakh, Director of Client Services at Ventiv Technology, an Airmic Preferred Service Partner, discuss how automation of insurance certificates is streamlining their route to clinical trials.

Exiting Lockdown - a route map to the new normal 10th June 2020

Essential work has continued during lockdown but many organisations have either recently returned or are in the process of planning a ‘COVID-secure’ return to the workplace.  As lockdown restrictions begin to relax, Airmic members must plan for and adjust to the ‘new normal’. 

Safe working load? 10th June 2020

Robert Tailby, Principal Casualty Risk Engineer at Chubb Risk Engineering Services, discusses the importance of risk assessments being a meaningful exercise in reasoned decision making and proper integration of control measures into realistic operating procedures. You can hear Robert discussing people safety in the workplace and the opportunity to further resilience in organisations post COVID-19 in the latest episode of the Airmic Talks podcast.

14th May 2020

The role of the risk manager is often described as keeping the ship and its cargo afloat, but he or she must also chart the safest and most e

14th May 2020

Each month Airmic News will be showcasing one of the Association's communities to highlight the growing networking and knowledge sharing groups focused on particular topics or disciplines. This month we take a look at the Captive Insurance Special Interest Group.

14th May 2020

The combined threat of COVID-19 and the hardening market has produced a challenging environment for risk professionals that can be eased by a collaborative insurance market that chooses to work with, rather an against, its customers, according to John Ludlow, CEO of Airmic.

14th May 2020

Two years after the the General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR) came into force, Airmic has published a white paper outlining the actions taken so far, lessons learnt and a checklist for risk professionals.

Paulo Laurentis, FM Global
14th May 2020

Author: Paolo Larentis, Senior Engineering Risk and Nat Haz Specialist, FM Global.

14th May 2020

Following the announcement from the government last weekend we now begin the complicated and challenging task of getting ‘back to work’.  For some this means implementing new ways of working for others it means the planning starts in earnest now.

Ben Hobby, Partner, Baker Tilly
14th May 2020

The cyber threats arising from a growing work-from-home global workforce was addressed in an Airmic LIVE webinar on 27 April, by Ben Hobby, Partner and Bernard Regan, Head of Forensic Technology at Baker Tilly - a leading forensic advisory firm and Airmic partners.

Alex Frost is Airmic's new market development manager
14th May 2020

Airmic has appointed Alexander Frost as its new market development manager, in a role that will see him work closely with the Association’s members and partners.

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1st November 2016

Changes brought about by the Insurance Act 2015 in relation to basis clauses, warranties and other terms may have the knock-on effect of seeing the increased use of conditions precedent in policy wordings.  Paul Lewis and Laura Moorhead of Herbert Smith Freehills LLP exp

30th November 2016

Although Theresa May has said that "Brexit means Brexit", there is still a huge amount of uncertainty and debate about what it will actually look like. Ben Waterton of Arthur J. Gallagher urges risk managers to act now.

29th November 2016

Cyber-attacks have become a fact of business life and being unprepared is no excuse. Sarah Hewitt of Arthur J. Gallagher offers advice on what an effective breach response plan should look like.

1st May 2016

Airmic’s new website will be live in time for the annual conference with a different look and feel, greater ease of use, more member focus and compatibility with tablets and smart phones.

30th June 2015

Airmic has released a step-by-step guide to managing reputational risk and laid the foundations for increased insurance cover for losses incurred as a result of reputational damage.

30th June 2015

Policyholders should be willing to pay higher insurance premiums for contract certainty, according to an Airmic report on the importance of business-critical insurance launched at its annual conference.

31st July 2013

Airmic has set up the fastTrack scheme to give young risk managers help with their careers. It is also open to more experienced members who have taken on new roles. Fifty five people have so far expressed an interest in taking part. More

3rd November 2014

fastTrack’s deputy chair talks to Airmic News about its first one-day forum Developing Tomorrow’s Risk Leaders.