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The future of work is more than hybrid

Submitted by Dean on 4 October, 2021 - 11:29 with 0 comment

For over a year, we’ve seen great success from the UK’s en-masse migration to remote working where roles were able to be performed at home.

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Are you a victim to toxic positivity?

Submitted by Dean on 4 October, 2021 - 11:25 with 0 comment

We’ve all heard the phrase ‘too much of a good thing is a bad thing.’ It turns out that the same is true for positivity.

But what is toxic positivity? The term, which at first glance seems to be a paradox, was once unheard of but has grown in popularity in recent years.

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Live Events Reinsurance Scheme

Submitted by Dean on 27 September, 2021 - 16:54 with 0 comment

Watkin Davies has been working with its partner The WSA (Welsh Sports Association) to deliver support on the Live Events Reinsurance Scheme. The information below shares some useful background on the scheme as well as identifying the key features.

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Thinking about starting up a baking business?

Submitted by Dean on 31 August, 2021 - 14:27 with 0 comment

We take a look at some of the steps you need to think about to get your baking business up-and-running and make it a sweet success.

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Operational risk: what it is and why it matters

Submitted by Dean on 31 August, 2021 - 13:37 with 0 comment

You may have heard the term operational risk bandied around as an important area for companies to monitor. According to UK regulator the Prudential Regulation Authority (PRA), operational risk includes the risk of loss resulting from inadequate or failed internal processes, people and systems.

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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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Is it the law to have business insurance?

Submitted by Dean on 19 August, 2021 - 16:30 with 0 comment

When it comes to setting up your own business, the red tape can be overwhelming. Here are the legal-musts and good-to-haves of business insurance…

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Directors and Officers Insurance: A Business Essential

Submitted by Dean on 19 August, 2021 - 11:08 with 0 comment

Imagine you have the opportunity to invest £100,000 for your company, with a 70% chance of providing a 20% return within five years. Do you decide to go for it?

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Do I really need terrorism insurance?

Submitted by Dean on 18 August, 2021 - 17:04 with 0 comment

We know that no building is exempt in a terrorist attack and the businesses and property owners we help protect know this too.

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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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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