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How to spot fake reviews

Looks too good to be true…? Spotting fake reviews

Submitted by Dean on 30 March, 2021 - 13:45 with 0 comment

When shopping on sites such as Amazon, there are some products which have gathered thousands of reviews, but are they all they seem? We take a look at the world of incentivised reviews and what you need to look out for.

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Insurance trends set for 2021

Submitted by Dean on 29 March, 2021 - 11:14 with 0 comment

While 2020 hasn’t come without its challenges, by forcing businesses into developing a new relationship with technology, the pandemic has significantly helped to drive huge change in a range of industries, including insurance. We take a look at the predicted insurance trends for 2021.

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Payment Diversion Fraud – protecting your data

Submitted by Dean on 28 March, 2021 - 12:14 with 0 comment

Financial crime can affect any of us in both our work and personal lives. We are taking a closer look at Payment Diversion Fraud – one of the most common types of financial crime – to help you better protect yourself and our business.

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Is Hyperloop One the future of transport?

Submitted by Dean on 22 March, 2021 - 17:12 with 0 comment

It sounds like the stuff of sci-fi, but train-like vessels in underground vacuum tubes could be about to revolutionise the way we transport goods, travel the world and connect cities.

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Uber and Other Rideshare Apps – How Should They Be Insured?

Submitted by Dean on 22 March, 2021 - 17:05 with 0 comment

They’ve revolutionised public transport in cities across the UK. But what’s the right way for tap-and-go taxi apps to approach insurance?

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In the shipping industry? Take action against marine pollution

Submitted by Dean on 22 March, 2021 - 17:01 with 0 comment

iven over 70% of our planet is made up of water, it’s hard to imagine that society has such a bearing on our oceans, seas and marine sources.

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Modern methods of construction add to arson and hot works fire risks

Submitted by Dean on 22 March, 2021 - 16:55 with 0 comment

Arson and hot works are among the most common causes of fire in the UK, whilst modern methods of construction are also a leading factor in many fires. With this as a backdrop, businesses and organisations need to manage and mitigate the risks.

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The Cyber Threats To Sporting Organisations

Submitted by Daniel Abbott on 19 March, 2021 - 17:13 with 0 comment

Cyber security is important but getting security systems in place to prevent an attack is only half the battle. Cybercriminals are constantly evolving and no matter how well protected you are, it only takes one wrong click to infiltrate your network.

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Has your unoccupancy cover changed?

Submitted by Dean on 13 March, 2021 - 11:18 with 0 comment

The continued restrictions that have been put in place to fight the coronavirus have had a drastic impact on UK businesses, particularly within the retail, food, leisure, and hospitality sectors.

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Are we building too many homes?

Submitted by Dean on 10 March, 2021 - 08:28 with 0 comment

A slow drive through a British town or city usually reveals the construction of a whole new estate, or several in many cases. It’s the result of a crisis Britain has been going through for what feels like decades.

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About Us

Watkin Davies Insurance Consultants are one of Wales’ largest Independent Insurance Brokers, established in 1978 by Roger Watkins. Since this time we have become one of the leading Commercial and Personal Insurance Brokers in the region and the trusted insurance advisor to hundreds of Welsh and UK businesses and individuals.

Head Office

15 & 19 Penlline Road
Cardiff, CF14 2AA
029 2062 6226
Opening Hours
Mon-Fri: 9am to 5.30pm
Sat: 9.30am to 1pm
Sun: Closed

Official Insurance Partner

Official Insurance Partner of the FAW Trust

Official Insurance Partner of the WSA

Membership & Accreditation

Chwarae Teg FairPlay Employer Award

Member of British Insurance Brokers Association