News Archive: September 2016

News Bulletin

Keeping your school safe and minimising disruption over the year ahead

Our partners, Zurich Municipal have issued some useful advice about Keeping your school safe and minimising disruption over the year ahead.

This topic relates to the ever increasing problem of managing hot works which is causing more and more damage to schools each year.

The full bulletin can be accessed here and they have also provided some useful forms and guidance which can be accessed right here;

Zurich – Hot Work Permit advice

Zurich – Hot Work Permit

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News Bulletin

Insurance Premium Tax Increase – 1st October 2016

Following the Chancellor’s March (2016) budget, the rate of Insurance Premium Tax (IPT) on the standard rate will increase by a further 0.5% to 10%.

This applies to all commercial insurance premiums and the increase takes effect from 1st October 2016.

This will include all policies incepted or renewed on or after the 1st October 2016.

Although the increase is disappointing it is worth noting that the UK still has one of the lowest rates in the EU area with some territories having IPT rates as high as 20%.

If you have any queries regarding the change and how it will affect you please contact your local authority representative.

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News Bulletin

Zurich Municpal Risk Curriculum

All MAIG customers who are customers of Zurich Municipal have free access to Risk Curriculum.

Risk Curriculum is a free resource academy, independent, foundation and free school customers.  Full of useful insights, specialist knowledge and helpful training, this site helps you understand insurance and manage your risk more effectively.

You can access Risk Curriculum here and remember it is free to register!!!

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Upcoming Events

Education Risk Seminar – 7th March 2017

MAIG – Zurich Municipal Education Risk Seminar As a valued customer, the Midlands Academy Insurance Group together with Zurich Municipal is pleased to present their one day Education Risk Seminar to be held on Tuesday 7th March 2017. The seminar …

Insurance for Academies and Multi Academy Trusts

More event details coming soon