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Lockton launches in Sweden to expand Nordic footprint

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Why plastic pollution may turn into a claims driver

As plastic production has grown, so too has plastic-related pollution, leading to a tangible effort by institutions and governments globally to tackle the environmental fall out, which is expected to result in a sizeable claims issue in the coming years. The issue Plastics contain various chemicals …

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Reducing carbon emissions in fine art

Transportation and travel are the biggest contributing factors to fine art’s CO2 emissions - what can insurers do to help the transition to a greener industry? The pressure on the fine art world to act more sustainably has long been driven by artists themselves. Take Olafur Eliasson’s famous insta …

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Inflation, climate change impact to residential property insurance

Lockton has spoken with high-net-worth specialist insurers to gauge the state of the household residential insurance market in 2023, and the effect it may have on premiums. Fuelled by inflation, insurance rates for property and contents have risen significantly as we move into 2023 and may continue  …

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Striking the right balance between freedom of choice and paternalism

In general, paternalism mostly has negative connotations, being interpreted as authoritarian, restrictive or limiting liberty. This view is somewhat softened in a work environment, with notions of ‘being provided for’ or even benevolence. Nevertheless, freedom, choice, and autonomy are hampered unde …

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The growing risk from last-mile deliveries

Logistics companies making last-mile deliveries and particularly their drivers are under increasing pressure to deliver goods fast and within a specific time window. Technology can help fleet managers to better monitor processes and mitigate the risk of accidents. After decades of steady growth, the …

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Gender-specific support climbs up the wellbeing agenda

This article has been written in conjunction with Helen Lake, Director of Men's Health, and Francesca Steyn, Director of Fertility and Women's Health, at Peppy. Employees are increasingly expecting gender-specific support from their employers when it comes to their wellbeing offering. This is part o …

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