News Feed

The 2015 Insurance Act explained

When did the Insurance Act come into force? The Insurance Act 2015 came into force on the 12th of August 2016 and changed the way the law deals with the duty of disclosure for commercial insurance contracts. The purpose of the Act was to update the law to reflect the way in which the insurance […]

Read More

What is Directors & Officers insurance?

Imagine this: after years of research and saving you decide to start your own business. Things are a little slow to begin with, but after a few months, it starts to take off. A couple of years later your business is incredibly successful, backed by a team of dedicated, hardworking employees. And then, someone makes […]

Read More

Insurance Premium Tax (IPT) Increase - 1st October 2016

In November 2015 Insurance Premium Tax for general insurance products in the UK was increased to 9.5%. From 1st October 2016 this increased to 10% (remaining at 20% for Travel insurance).

Read More


I have used the services of Sherwin Insurance to arrange insurance cover for many years. I find them easy to speak to and responsive to my enquiries. They have sourced cover to include product liability for boats and associated parts (something that is excluded from many standard insurances for engineers). They undertake an annual review of cover to ensure matters remain up to date. When I had a theft claim they greatly assisted in negotiating a fair settlement. I am happy to commend their services to you.

Gerry Rose – Rose Engineering