Monthly Archives: February 2016

Happy leap day!

What do rapper Ja Rule, actor Joss Ackland, and patriarch Patriarch Bartholomew I of Constantinople have in common. Easy: they were all born on 29 February and hence have had only one quarter as many birthdays as persons born one … Continue reading

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Drones? What could possibly go wrong!

From neighbour disputes and accidental injuries to plane crashes and nuclear-terrorism, drones (or UAVs, if you want to be technical) are capable of much much more more than sweeping aerial landscape videography. In 2013 a drone hit Australia’ Sydney Harbour Bridge In April 2014 … Continue reading

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The Senior Insurance Managers Regime (SIMR)

Important changes are being made to how key individuals working in the insurance sector are authorised. In particular, the Approved Persons Regime makes way for the Senior Insurance Managers Regime (SIMR). New rules and guidance on the Senior Insurance Managers Regime … Continue reading

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Welcome to Cyberia

We all know that the internet bring risks as well as rewards. Billions of people around the world have been affected by viruses, worms, trojans and other types of ‘malware’. Others have seen their bank accounts emptied, their identities stolen, their personal … Continue reading

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Claims management regulation training workshop

Want to know more about insurance claims management regulation? Well, this could be you’re lucky day: Searchlight Insurance Training’s interactive workshop on precisely that topic provides an overview of the history of Claims Management Regulation (CMR) as implemented by the Compensation … Continue reading

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