Wellbeing

A third of British skiers hit slopes without checking travel cover

Submitted by Dean on 26 September, 2022 - 11:26 with 0 comment

Winter holidays conjure cosy images of powdery snow, tree-topped mountains, rosy cheeks and marshmallow-blanketed hot chocolate in an alpine lodge… and a festive pair of crutches?

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Protecting construction workers against cold stress

Submitted by Dean on 26 September, 2022 - 09:32 with 0 comment

Whilst many of us have the option to turn the heating up when cold weather stikes, wear a few extra layers and supply both ourselves and our co-workers with a constant stream of hot drinks, construction workers must face the elements head-on.

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Keeping fit on holiday

Submitted by Dean on 16 August, 2022 - 08:13 with 0 comment

A holiday helps refresh and recharge your batteries but it’s also a good opportunity to kick-start your fitness regime. Personal trainer Lucy Wyndham-Read is on hand with ideas and inspiration for holiday exercises.

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How to stay productive when it’s sunny

Submitted by Dean on 12 August, 2022 - 14:53 with 0 comment

As well as pre-booked summer holidays, unplanned absences tend to spike during warm weather. These days off, which are most likely to be on Mondays, Fridays and the day before holidays, are noted to reduce productivity by a whopping 36.6%.

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Office health check

Submitted by Dean on 11 August, 2022 - 05:11 with 0 comment

What do we need to be productive in our work lives? We need the right tools which in a typical office setting would inevitable include a computer and phone, and the right personal qualities – skills, knowledge, motivation.

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Has your business made enough disabled access adjustments?

Submitted by Dean on 9 August, 2022 - 15:10 with 0 comment

Employers and businesses including shops, local authorities and schools must take steps to remove barriers faced by people with disabilities, ensuring everyone can receive the same services and work without disadvantages.

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The boycott sugar movement: Is your workplace ready?

Submitted by Dean on 2 August, 2022 - 14:36 with 0 comment

Doctors have called for a workplace ban on the sales of sugary drinks after a study at the University of California found that the halt of sales of ‘fizzy pop’ at the canteen reduced staff’s sugar intake by nearly half.

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Ten top tips for a better night’s sleep

Submitted by Dean on 26 July, 2022 - 13:13 with 0 comment

Sleep is essential to good mental health. You probably already know that when you sleep well you feel and work better.

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Should your small business be thinking about health insurance?

Submitted by Dean on 26 July, 2022 - 12:27 with 0 comment

Covid may not be dominating the headlines as it has done for the last 2 years but the impact on the NHS will be felt for a generation. Can you afford not to protect your workforce?

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Harness the power of colour to get fit

Submitted by Dean on 11 July, 2022 - 12:50 with 0 comment

When it comes to exercising regularly, it’s sometimes hard to stay motivated. Could the colour of your clothing help? Behavioural psychologist Judi James explores the power of colour psychology and how your choice of colours could make or break your fitness regime.

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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 5.00pm
Sat: Closed
Sun: Closed

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