Longstay & Backpacker for Extended Trips

Posted on 12th April 2023

Longstay & Backpacker travel insurance is a specialist package which is different to standard holiday insurance. It’s geared to people travelling for 1 month to 18 months. Particularly for those: taking gap years to explore the world, studying or working on an overseas placement, travelling to another country for four or five months – perhaps to stay with family abroad. The policy has been designed with great value cover...


Trackdays Cover for petrolheads

Posted on 29th March 2023

Know any racing car enthusiasts and petrol heads? They’ll be glued to the Grand Prix right now. Whether Hamilton or Russell gain pole position – or not- this exciting sport gets people’s pulses racing every year. As we watch the races whizz on, from Australia, Canada, and Austria then onto the UK a growing appetite to experience driving around racetracks heightens. Do you have clients planning to circuit a...


P J Hayman is Personal Lines Specialist Broker

Posted on 14th March 2023

We were thrilled to be awarded Personal Lines Specialist Broker of the Year at the National Insurance Awards 2023 on Thursday 9th March. The awards ceremony took place at the London Marriott Hotel, Grosvenor Square, London. Peter Hayman (MD) represented the P J Hayman & Company team to bring home this prestigious award for the P J Hayman trophy cabinet. Although travel was hit hard by the pandemic, we’ve...


Free Spirit’s Cover Rated 5 Stars

Posted on 22nd February 2023

Free Spirit Super Duper has again achieved a 5-star rating from defaqto, making it the 6th year in a row we have had the rating. Who is defaqto? You may be familiar with defaqto and defaqto Star Ratings after seeing them in The Daily Mail, The Telegraph, and Moneywise. However, here’s defaqto’s full description: “defaqto is a leading financial information Ratings and fintech business, where 60 leading experts rate...


How To Complete The Ice Marathon

Posted on 6th February 2023

Have you considered plans for retirement? After retiring at 60, Christine Hobson challenged herself to complete a marathon on each continent across the world. Determined to achieve her final marathon before her 70th birthday, last December she became the oldest female to reach the finishing line. Needless to say she received a standing ovation from her fellow challengers. The Antarctic Ice Marathon is not for the faint-hearted. It’s a...


Improvements To Adventurous Travel

Posted on 30th January 2023

Improvements at P J Hayman include regularly reviewing our unique product range.  Each product provides specialist travel insurance solutions to all – regardless of risk. Our focus for February has been on our Adventures and Top Up My Cover (TUMC) policies. If your clients wish to book an adventure of a lifetime, full of thrilling activities, or need cancellation cover for a luxurious trip, take note of our product...


What cover is there for bleisure?

Posted on 18th January 2023

Bleisure is the opportunity for entrepreneurs, carefree individuals, and businesses to pursue jobs and careers anywhere in the world. Simply put, it’s a trip that combines business and leisure travel. For instance, if a business is organising an event for a client overseas and wishes to reward their team post-event, they can extend the trip to explore the country they’re in. Or even turn it into a team bonding...


Off Grid Survival Holidays – Travel Trend

Posted on 28th December 2022

Off grid survival holidays are not new. Yet, the survivalist escape trend grows stronger. For burnt-out commuters and go-getters, survival holidays fulfil the need to be self-sufficient. Without Alexa, Deliveroo, and Nespresso, going off the grid forces us to fend for ourselves once more. An off-the-grid holiday fits the bill and can be found on an attractive deserted island, lush tropical landscape, or even into the Arctic Circle. Here...


A Unique Cancellation Insurance Policy

Posted on 21st November 2022

Do you find it tricky to source a cancellation cover limit high enough for a client’s expensive trip? Top Up My Cover – Cancellation Insurance,(TUMC) is a unique policy to have up your sleeve. It allows travellers to take out additional cover for that “trip of a lifetime” or special family celebration. Often the cost of such a trip will exceed the typical cancellation limit on a standard travel...


See P J Hayman at Broker Expo 2022

Posted on 16th September 2022

We’re excited to be exhibiting at the Broker Expo on Thursday, 10th November, at Coventry Building Society Arena. On stand 18, we’ll be showcasing our range of pioneering travel insurance products and how we’ve continued to innovate despite the challenging times. This November, Broker Expo is still the best place for the insurance industry to meet. With an accredited program of discussions and workshops – listen up to maintain...