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P J Hayman Update


NEW – Cyber Risks Cover now available to protect your SME clients

Posted on 30th June 2017

Dear Supporting Broker, I am pleased to advise that our Cyber Risks Cover scheme is now available. You will no doubt be aware of the escalation of cyber crime in the past 12 months, with stories in the press almost every week. In particular, SME’s are being targeted by ransomware attacks, extortion and data theft. Cyber-related risk losses are becoming a bigger threat than those covered by traditional Commercial...


Travel Plus – Change of Insurer

Posted on 16th June 2017

Dear Supporting Broker, Many of you will be aware that Cigna Europe Insurance Company are pulling out of travel insurance in the UK. As a consequence of this, we are moving our Travel Plus scheme to new insurers. From 1st July 2017, the following changes will apply: New Insurer – we are delighted to announce that the new underwriter of Travel Plus is Zurich Insurance plc. Age limits –...


P J Hayman helps British WWII veterans return to Normandy

Posted on 14th June 2017

On 4th June 2017, the Taxi Charity For Military Veterans† – run and funded by London’s cab drivers – took hundreds of World War II veterans on a final trip back to the beaches of Normandy. The trip included a remembrance service at the Pegasus Bridge Museum and trips to Bayeux and the beach at Arromanches. The veterans came from all over the UK for the 5 day trip...


IPT change from 1st June 2017

Posted on 3rd May 2017

Dear Supporting Broker, With effect from 1st June 2017, the standard rate of Insurance Premium Tax (IPT) is increasing to 12%. The PJH policies affected are: Euro Plus Coach Plus Drivers Coach Plus Breakdown Business Tour Operators Liability Quotations and policies issued from this date will attract the 12% IPT rate. Please note: The above change only applies to the standard IPT rate; the rate applicable to Travel products...


April 2017 – P J Hayman Update

Posted on 12th April 2017

Dear Supporting Broker, We are delighted to bring you our latest PJH update. New restrictions on airline hand luggage As reported in many news stories, certain electronic items are now banned from being carried as hand luggage. Examples include laptops, tablet computers and phone chargers. This affects travellers on direct flights to the UK from Turkey, Lebanon, Jordan, Egypt, Tunisia and Saudi Arabia. Underwriters of PJH Travel Insurance products...


FCA’s new rules about Renewals effective 1st April 2017

Posted on 20th March 2017

Increasing transparency and engagement at renewal in general insurance markets Dear Supporting Broker, From the 1st April 2017, the FCA rules about Renewals are changing. The new rules apply to: Renewal invitations sent by brokers from that date onwards (not for risks renewable on that date). Insurers and intermediaries selling retail insurance products. Existing consumers directly being offered renewal (not part of a group policy). The New Rules The...