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Overcoming winter aches and pains

Submitted by Dean on 19 October, 2021 - 16:57 with 0 comment

Joint pain can occur anytime throughout the year, but in the cold and wet months of the winter you may find it harder to cope with.

Although a change in the weather will not cause arthritis, it can worsen the symptoms, says GP and musculoskeletal expert, Dr Alasdair Wright.

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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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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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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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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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Wedding Photographers – For better or for worse?

Submitted by Dean on 2 August, 2021 - 14:08 with 0 comment

Wedding photographers are under a lot of pressure to capture a couple's special day. Ultimately, your job can’t be redone if the lighting is off or your taxi is delayed.

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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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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