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Have you checked your carbon monoxide alarm recently?

Submitted by Dean on 4 September, 2021 - 05:28 with 0 comment

Known as ‘the silent killer’, accidental carbon monoxide poisoning causes around 60 deaths in the UK every year throughout England and Wales. One in 10 adults in Britain has experienced some degree of carbon monoxide poisoning in their homes.

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What makes a good landlord? Here are 6 top tips

Submitted by Dean on 31 August, 2021 - 15:34 with 0 comment

Stepping onto the property ladder is becoming increasingly difficult and figures suggest many millennials will rent for the rest of their lives.

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3 hot weather problems for landlords

Submitted by Dean on 31 August, 2021 - 13:57 with 0 comment

Property issues never take a holiday, and summer can throw up its own set of problems for landlords.

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Preparing for summer storms

Submitted by Dean on 31 August, 2021 - 13:13 with 0 comment

While weather forecasting has improved significantly throughout the years, there is still little warning of when and where localised flash flooding may take place.

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Why high net worth insurance will give you peace of mind

Submitted by Dean on 11 August, 2021 - 13:48 with 0 comment

Do you own high-value property or possessions? Do you enjoy expensive hobbies, such as collecting fine art or classic cars?

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Property storm advice as UK could face Storm Fleur

Submitted by Dean on 9 August, 2021 - 10:25 with 0 comment

Storm Evert hit the UK in the last week of July, causing disruption in the South West of England and Wales. With many thunderstorm and rain warnings in place across Northern Ireland, Scotland and the North of England, the Met Office may name Storm Fleur this week.

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1 in 7 renters “bend” tenancy rules

Submitted by Dean on 2 August, 2021 - 13:31 with 0 comment

Rules are made to be broken, right? That’s certainly implied by 1 in 7 renters, who admit to “bending” the rules of their tenancy agreement.

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Insurance gaps within the property sharing market

Submitted by Dean on 2 August, 2021 - 12:19 with 0 comment

With the pandemic making travelling abroad more complex during 2020 and 2021, holidaymakers have been opting to explore all the sights that our very own UK shores have to offer.

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Protecting your business in the hard market

Submitted by Dean on 26 July, 2021 - 12:47 with 0 comment

The effect that Covid-19 has had on businesses, whether directly or indirectly, is immeasurable, and the insurance industry hasn’t gone unscathed. As Oliver Bate, CEO of Allianz, put it, “the virus has hit insurers like a meteorite”.

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Common fire hazards in a retail space

Submitted by Dean on 16 July, 2021 - 15:13 with 0 comment

All businesses need to adhere to certain fire safety regulations as set down by law. Whilst you may have filled in all the forms, done all the necessary checks and made reasonable adjustments to your workspace, sometimes it helps to go over the basics.

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About Us

Watkin Davies Insurance Consultants Ltd 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