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COVID-19

COVID-19 and Furloughed Workers FAQ

All UK businesses are eligible to use the scheme, regardless of size, and will apply to “furloughed workers. Furlough leave is a brand new legal concept. Introduction Under the newly created Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme, an employer will be able to agree that a worker, who would otherwise have been…

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News

Arch Insurance announce Key Managerial appointment

Arch Insurance announce Key Managerial appointment Alison Merriman joins Manchester team as Broker Relationship Development Manager Manchester, 15 May 2020 – Arch Insurance (UK), part of Arch Capital Group Ltd., has today announced the appointment of Alison Merriman as Broker Relationship Development Manager, with immediate effect. Based in Manchester, Merriman is…

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COVID-19

Cyber: Don’t be phishing bait

How to stay safe from cyber risk at home With swathes of the population currently working from home for the first time, cyber criminals see the disruption and concern caused by the coronavirus outbreak as a major opportunity. Cyber criminals scam or introduce malware with the intent of committing fraud…

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Working from home

Working from home “Being active reduces stress and increases energy levels whilst making us more alert, improving sleep and concentration.” We are sharing our top tips to help support your mental health and enable you to work positively from home. Structure Your Day Waking up Aim to wake up…

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Risk Management

Remote working: ensuring a safe working environment in the home

Remote working: ensuring a safe working environment in the home “Ensure safe working: If you need assistance, here’s how we may be able to help.” To find out more about risk management systems and resources to deploy across your client’s business and workforce, visit www.archbusinessprotection.co.uk If your client…

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Update on status of Arch UK Regional offices: 17.03.20

Update on status of Arch UK Regional offices: 17.03.20 “We will safeguard the health of our employees and their families, but this will not affect our ability to conduct business.” Given the rapidly evolving nature of the COVID-19 pandemic, and based on further advice following our earlier email, Arch…

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Important updates for Arch Insurance (UK) Ltd – Premium Finance Change

Arch Insurance is updating transaction charges for insurance policies paid by instalments in 2020 and all brokers should be aware of the changes. From 1st January 2020 the charge will be 4% (7.6% APR) and not as previously stated. Premium Credit Ltd will continue as the finance provider and, as…

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