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The main event

Submitted by Dean on 26 July, 2021 - 16:49 with 0 comment

The events industry has undeniably been one of the worst affected by Covid-19, with hundreds of thousands of events being cancelled or postponed during the pandemic.

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Can employers force their employees to have the COVID-19 vaccination?

Submitted by Dean on 12 July, 2021 - 10:31 with 0 comment

The current success of the vaccine roll-out brings hope to businesses that normal operations could soon resume. However, while having a high proportion of vaccinated employees would be advantageous for employers to resume business as usual, it is also clear that not every worker will want to.

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Top tips for boosting your office culture post-Covid

Submitted by Dean on 12 July, 2021 - 10:21 with 0 comment

Many employers may see the return to office working as an opportunity to recapture the previous culture of their organisation.

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The rise of video conferencing hacking

Submitted by Dean on 25 April, 2021 - 12:22 with 0 comment

As we have transformed our way of working across the nation over the past couple of months, video conferencing has become the norm when it comes to holding both business meetings and personal catch-ups.

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Could virtual offices be the future?

Submitted by Dean on 24 April, 2021 - 09:00 with 0 comment

With most office workers currently working from home, many businesses are seeing this as the catalyst towards taking the plunge towards making their business fully virtual.

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How secure is your Wi-Fi?

Submitted by Dean on 22 April, 2021 - 09:44 with 0 comment

Despite routers becoming increasingly easy to use and configure, most people don’t amend the settings of their router having set their Wi-Fi name and password. Yet without updating your router and security settings, you could be leaving your router open to cybercriminals and malware.

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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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Driving customer engagement over COVID-19

Submitted by Dean on 7 February, 2021 - 10:09 with 0 comment

Throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, 1 in 3 businesses say that maintaining customer engagement has been their biggest challenge while adapting to new ways of working, according to telecommunications provider Esendex.

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The landlord rent crisis: Navigating a pandemic

Submitted by Dean on 5 February, 2021 - 08:06 with 0 comment

As the cost of rent continues to rise across the UK during the coronavirus, tenants are increasingly struggling to keep up.

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Seven tips to help you have a better night’s sleep

Submitted by Dean on 4 February, 2021 - 06:54 with 0 comment

Sleep; it’s something we do every night without really thinking, but it’s amazing how off our game we can feel if we don’t catch our 40 winks. In fact, according to the NHS, one in three of us suffers from poor sleep.

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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