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What is directors’ and officers’ insurance?

Submitted by Dean on 19 September, 2019 - 12:11 with 0 comment

Imagine this: after years of research and saving you decide to start your own business. Things are a little slow to begin with, but after a few months, it starts to take off. A couple of years later your business is incredibly successful, backed by a team of dedicated, hardworking employees.

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Your guide to identifying fake artwork

Submitted by Dean on 31 August, 2019 - 15:28 with 0 comment

When you are looking to buy a painting either online or from a dealer, it can sometimes be difficult to know if the piece is 100% genuine.

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Accident-prone: the stats for UK road traffic accidents

Submitted by Dean on 14 August, 2019 - 10:48 with 0 comment

You’d be mistaken for thinking road traffic accidents only happen to a certain type of driver. In fact, any road user of any age driving any vehicle anywhere in the country could cause a collision. Which is exactly why we pay car insurance in the first place.

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Is it ever ok to leave your dog in a hot car?

Submitted by Dean on 9 August, 2019 - 05:25 with 0 comment

Summer in the UK can see soaring temperatures, along with unpredictable spikes in temperature. Dog welfare charity, Dogs Trust, has warned that during the summer months, pet owners should avoid leaving animals in their cars, as even a matter of minutes can prove fatal.

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Five home security tips you may not have considered

Submitted by Dean on 8 August, 2019 - 13:34 with 0 comment

From simple vigilance when locking your doors and windows, to more advanced solutions such as motion-sensitive lighting and burglar alarms; when it comes to securing your home, there are plenty of solutions available.

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5 insurance twists that could catch you out

Submitted by Dean on 7 August, 2019 - 13:24 with 0 comment

Consumer watchdog Which?’s recent survey saw 49% of respondents identifying insurance as either ‘fairly’ or ‘very’ difficult to understand. 40% admitted to just skipping rather than reading the terms and conditions for their car insurance, and 39% did the same for home insurance.

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Keep your home secure this summer

Submitted by Dean on 5 August, 2019 - 10:09 with 0 comment

The promise of a sunny day brings with it a high state of excitement and relaxation in a country where the summer months don’t come with a guarantee of hot weather. Dusty barbeques are dragged out of sheds, picnics are back, and windows and doors are thrown open to welcome the summer breeze.

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Flying with your pet? Here’s what to consider

Submitted by Dean on 27 July, 2019 - 13:54 with 0 comment

Whilst there is always the option of using family/friends, animal boarders or kennels – it sometimes will be necessary to bring your pet along with you when you fly abroad.

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Here’s why car insurance is set to rise

Submitted by Dean on 23 July, 2019 - 10:16 with 0 comment

What do you know about the Ogden rate? Also known as the discount rate, this is used to work out the interest of the compensation payout amount that victims who have suffered life-changing injuries will receive to cover their future losses.

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How to deal with a denied insurance claim

Submitted by Dean on 18 July, 2019 - 09:39 with 0 comment

Making a claim on your insurance can be a stressful process and without the right support, it can feel like there’s no-one but you to fight your corner.

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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: 9am to 1pm
Sun: Closed

Official Insurance Partner of the FAW Trust

Official Insurance Partner of the WSA

Member of British Insurance Brokers Association