As a business owner you already know about a lot of the potential risks to your livelihood, and commercial insurance is there to help you avoid most of the ones which you haven’t thought about as well.
As well as arranging the right kind of commercial insurance there are a few of other things you should think about doing as well, to give yourself peace of mind.
Improve the Security
There are lots of different security measures around just now and if you are still relying on a padlock to protect your business goods then it could be time to look at installing a burglar alarm, CCTV cameras or any one of the other modern methods of cutting down on the risk of theft. Many of these are actually a good dealer cheaper to put in place than you might think.
Remove any Hazards
People are pretty quick in making claims now when they suffer any sort of trip or fall. If you work in a fast moving environment with people coming and going all the time it can be hard to stay on top of this but you have a responsibility to do so as much as you can.
Use the Right Equipment
If you have staff then you need to make sure that they use the right equipment at all times. This is as important as arranging your commercial insurance and will lead to better productivity and a safer worker environment. You should be careful not to overlook things such as the right kind of fully customisable chairs for employees who spend a long time sitting down. Anyone who suffers an injury due to unsuitable working equipment can look to make a claim against you.
Carry Out Regular Maintenance Checking
You should also check out regular checks on your business property just as you do in your home. This can help make sure that there are no leaks, fire hazards, or other potential problems.
If you want to make the right move with your commercial insurance then either call us on 0161 968 2041 or get a quote from us on online.