Returning to work during COVID-19

The number of new COVID-19 cases has been falling in recent weeks following a nationwide lockdown. While the government has indicated that social distancing is likely to remain in place for quite some time, we may see certain sectors returning to work and businesses to begin trading again. We appreciate...

Guidance for dutyholders and inspectors during COVID-19

Guidance note for dutyholders and inspectors Lifting Operations and Lifting Equipment Regulations and Pressure Systems Safety Regulations Carrying out thorough examination and testing of lifting and pressure equipment during the coronavirus outbreak (catcy eh…) An emerging consequence of the Coronavirus pandemic (COVID-19) is the challenges faced by industry in meeting...

Coronavirus Financial Resources for Businesses

Here at MCM Insurance we service a huge range of customers, both business leaders and those who are self-employed. There is a lot of information to digest for all businesses at this time – government support packages, grants, loans and income support. Our Financial Resources Infographic offers clear signposts to...

Unoccupied property during COVID-19

For a high number of businesses following the Government advice on COVID-19 they have temporarily closed their doors leaving the premises unoccupied. At MCM Insurance we want to make you aware of unoccupancy clauses on policies both for properties and contract sites, as well as provide you with advice on...

Cyber-Security during COVID-19

With millions of employees now working from home, companies are having to look at how to keep as many business-critical functions running as possible while at the same time maintaining adequate security. Here at MCM Insurance we have put together a guide to help our clients during this time. The...

COVID-19 Self-Employment Income Support Scheme

As there is such a large volume of information to digest in terms of support for businesses from the Government, as your broker we wanted to bring the below to your attention as we feel it is particularly pertinent. This scheme for self-employed will allow you to claim a taxable...

Contacting the MCM team during the COVID-19 lockdown

During these unprecedented times, your usual contacts for MCM Insurance remain the same. Our staff will be working from home for the foreseeable future, they are able to take calls and service your account as normal. Please click here to see the contact list for the MCM Group, where one...

COVID-19 Government Support

As there is such a large volume of information to digest in terms of support for businesses from the Government, as your broker we wanted to bring the below to your attention as we feel it is particularly pertinent. Please take a look at the Government Support for Business Interruption...

COVID-19 Support for SMEs

Without doubt we are in a period of unprecedented change due to the Coronavirus situation, the likes of which many of us have never experienced. Rest assured we are invested in ensuring that we can keep you as up to date as possible and hope that this downloadable guide for...

Who should be on your Incident Response Team?

Nobody hopes for a business catastrophe, but the best entrepreneurs will plan for one. Whether it’s flooding after a natural disaster which damages stock and premises, or a server outage which prevents online orders, “unforeseen circumstances” can wreak a wide scope of havoc on your business. How long could your business survive if your...