During the Covid-19 crisis, we are following UK Government guidance to keep our employees safe and look after our valued clients. Read our articles on support for your business.

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Risk Alert - How to reduce Your Exposure to Escape of Water

It’s that time of year again, with snow and ice on the way. And with cold weather comes the risk of burst pipes and escape of water. During winter, frozen pipes account for as many as 3,500 claims every day, costing the insurance industry £1.8 million daily [1]. And, according to the Association of British Insurers (ABI), the cost of these claims is going up year-on-year. Last year, the Beast from the East caused a massive 290% rise in claims from the year before, due mainly to escape of water [2]. All-in-all, insurers paid out a staggering £1.25 billion in Q1 2018.


[1] www.abi.org.uk/news/news-articles/2018/12/is-water-damage-covered-by-insurance/
[2] www.abi.org.uk/news/news-articles/2018/05/beast-from-the-east-leads-to-the-worst-of-the-bursts/

Coronavirus (Covid-19) – Update for Towergate customers

During the COVID-19 Coronavirus crisis, we want to reassure our customers and partners that we are following UK Government guidance,
and as a result our national offices are closed to both safeguard the health of our employees and our ability to look after our valued clients.
Where possible, our employees are working from home and we are still fully able to support with renewals, new cover requirements and
claims guidance and support. This includes giving our colleagues the ability to work from home or alternative locations,
which we hope will limit the disruption and enable you to speak to us for advice and support should you need it.
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