The Westhill Blog

Did you Know? - Flood Risk Insurance 1

Even beach huts require insurance! Usually constructed of wood, these little seaside retreats are of...
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Posted on 10th August, 2014

Did you Know? - Listed Buildings Insurance 1

The Eiffel Tower is six inches taller in summer than in winter because it expands in the heat. Many...
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Posted on 7th August, 2014

Did you Know? - Listed Buildings Insurance 2

Listed buildings cost significantly more to rebuild following an insured loss than unlisted building...
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Posted on 4th August, 2014

Did you Know? - Listed Buildings Insurance 3

It’s not simply the Listed status on properties which increases the sum insured. It is the fact th...
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Posted on 1st August, 2014

Did you Know? - Listed Buildings Insurance 4

That Listed Buildings have a greater rebuild cost than contemporary buildings because they try to us...
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Posted on 29th July, 2014

Did you Know? - Subsidence Insurance 1

Broken drains, tree root damage, insufficient foundations can all cause subsidence - to get the righ...
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Posted on 26th July, 2014

Did you Know? - Subsidence Insurance 2

Any cracking/movement should be declared to insurers up to 25 years after the event to ensure you ar...
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Posted on 23rd July, 2014

Did you Know? - Subsidence Insurance 3

Subsidence often happens when the soil (particularly clay)on which houses are built, shrinks or swe...
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Posted on 20th July, 2014

Did you Know? - Houses in Multiple Occupancy...

The London Fire Brigade has warned DIY’ers to be more aware of fire safety in communal properties...
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Posted on 17th July, 2014

Did you Know? - Commercial Combined Insurance...

According to the Association of British Insurers (ABI) in 2012, insurers paid out an average of £7...
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Posted on 14th July, 2014

Did you Know? - Manufacturing Insurance 1

Business interruption insurance is vital to the life blood of manufacturing operations? If your line...
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Posted on 11th July, 2014

Did you Know? - Distribution Insurance 1

You need a goods vehicle operator’s licence if your business uses goods vehicles above a certain w...
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Posted on 8th July, 2014

Did you Know? - Distribution Insurance 2

If you employ drivers you must check your insurance to make sure your eyesight testing matches the p...
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Posted on 5th July, 2014

Paul Jones - Operations Director

I have worked at Westhill for almost six years, having responded to a call for assistance from the M...
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Posted on 2nd July, 2014

Holidays from Hell

Summer holidays – trips to tantalizing places with strange sounding names, sangria and sunshine. F...
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Posted on 2nd July, 2014