Month: November 2015

Important Information about the Insurance Premium Tax Increase

November 27th, 2015

In the budget from 2015, the government have decided to increase insurance premium tax from 6% to 9.5%. This change will take affect from November 1st 2015. How will this affect you? The new rate will hit policies ranging from contents insurance to motor insurance. This tax is estimated to generate up to £1.75bn a… Read more »

Noise Induced Hearing Loss

November 5th, 2015

Noise Induced Hearing Loss (NIHL) is also known as Industrial Deafness or Occupational Deafness. NIHL occurs as a result of exposure to noise over a prolonged period. According to the Health and Safety Executive (HSE), more than one million people are exposed to potentially damaging noise levels in their workplace. The following industries are known… Read more »