Small Business

Starting a new business and trying to figure out what insurance you need?

Starting a new business and trying to figure out what insurance you need?

While businesses can be similar, each business has unique challenges — what is right for your business may be entirely different to what another business needs, so don’t get too caught up in what everyone else is doing. Get some advice!

Cyber Insurance - Whats the risk?

Cyber Insurance - Whats the risk?

Nowadays more and more devices and pieces of equipment are being connected to the internet or are being run by complex computer systems. With our increasing dependence on these systems and technology in general come a new set of risks that you may not yet thought about let alone have insurance for!So what cyber risks does a typical business face?

Critical Business Insurance - Ensuring Efficacy

Critical Business Insurance - Ensuring Efficacy

In the third part of this series we work thorugh the three phases of ensuring that your risk management and insurance " programme is fit for purpose" as discussed in the recent Director's Guide Whitepaper. 

Critical Business Insurance - Re: Think

Critical Business Insurance - Re: Think

In the second part of this series we look at how you should re think your perceptive and purpose of risk management and insurance as a business owner or director as discussed in the recent Director's Guide Whitepaper. If you missed part one - click here.

Critical Business Insurance - It Matters

Critical Business Insurance - It Matters

Part 1 in our critical business insurance series. "If you fail to understand the importance of business insurance as a key part of your risk management, then you are failing in one of your key roles as a business owner"

How to insure your UAV

How to insure your UAV

As the Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) industry in New Zealand grows at a rapid pace, UAV owners and operators are being urged to ensure they’re adequately covered by insurance. However we've found there is a lack of understanding when it comes to insuring drones especially from brokers and insurers who think they're covering some of the risks but aren't providing the advice that the industry needs.

Safety at Work

Safety at Work

If your in business you've probably been keeping an eye on the Health and Safety changes that have just come in to force. Now how will the new Health and Safety at Work Act 2015 help? Lets talk a bit about why they've made the change and what it means for you and your insurances.

Pardon the interruption but are you covered?

Pardon the interruption but are you covered?


Businesses operate in a perilous world. Like households they can be hit by all kinds of interruptions to their operations. Fires, floods, earthquakes... all can bring business as usual to an end.
 

The Advice Difference - QPC Builders

The Advice Difference - QPC Builders

With an ever changing regulatory environment and an increase in the pace of business QPC Builders have relied on the advice provided by Seneca to manage the risks their business faces.

Should you be considering key person insurance for your business?

Should you be considering key person insurance for your business?

While it can be overwhelming when you realise just how many different types of insurance there are for you to consider, it’s important that you do your homework and investigate what each type of insurance can do for your business. A common question we get asked is “Do I need Key Person insurance ?" 

Business on the move? The ins and out's of portable equipment cover.

Business on the move? The ins and out's of portable equipment cover.

If you own your own business, chances are, regardless of what type of business you’re running, you will have some form of tools or equipment that are portable — that is, they don’t always reside at your place of business, but instead tend to come with you wherever you go

The Advice Difference - Computer and Network Solutions

The Advice Difference - Computer and Network Solutions

Computer and Network Solutions has been a client for almost 7 years now, almost as long as Boris has been running the business. Over the years we've seen CNS grow from strength to strength and we've been there right beside them along the journey.