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Welcome to our blog

Contracts pose the biggest liability risk for businesses

Featured Content

Contracts play a significant role in the conclusion of business agreements, and it is vitally important that business owners carefully scrutinize these contracts. Failure to do this could land the business owners in hot water and facing commercial litigation.


Are you financially protected if your child is injured at school?

Accident and Health

Are you financially protected if your child is injured at school?

While it is never pleasant to think about negative occurrences with one’s children, failing to plan ahead for financial loss as a result of injuries caused while playing sports at a school level can financially cripple a family.

Avoid the cyber insurance trap

Cyber

Avoid the cyber insurance trap

As digital transformation gains momentum in South African, more and more business is taking place online and technology continues to proliferate every nook and cranny of industry. Cyber-attacks are liable to match this growth, putting business at ever-increasing risk. Is there a greater need for cyber insurance?

SHA launches composite niche cover for SME's over digital platform

Evolution

SHA launches composite niche cover for SME's over digital platform

Finally, all the specialist liability and A&H covers in one wording available 24/7 online.

Who is liable in the event of credit card skimming?

Financial Lines

Who is liable in the event of credit card skimming?

While most people may automatically think the bank handling the transaction is responsible for the loss, the bank is not necessarily liable if the consumer or merchant has not taken proper care.

Five liability questions businesses should be asking themselves

General Liability

Five liability questions businesses should be asking themselves

Getting your liability insurance cover wrong could be the end of the road for you. These 5 tips before renewal or inception could prevent a lot of headaches...

Meet our specialist divisions (VIDEOS)

Hot Topics

Meet our specialist divisions (VIDEOS)

There are 5 main operating units within SHA, each with a bouquet of specialist products at their disposal. It’s not always easy to figure out what each unit has to offer.

SA business travellers advised to have kidnapping protection

K&R

SA business travellers advised to have kidnapping protection

During the past few months, there have been reports of various kidnapping incidents around the country.

CPD – Pocket Underwriter

Pocket Underwriter

CPD – Pocket Underwriter

SHA Specialist Underwriters has announced that its innovative Pocket Underwriter (PU) tool, which assists brokers to provide liability cover to a range of businesses at the touch of a button, will now enable its users to log Continuing Professional Development (CPD) hours.

5 tips for purchasing professional indemnity insurance

Professional Indemnity

5 tips for purchasing professional indemnity insurance

Any professional who offers advice or a delivers a service in exchange for a fee should have adequate Professional Indemnity (PI) insurance in place.

SHA Mandela Month – the Sequel

People and Planet

SHA Mandela Month – the Sequel

Well the month of July has come and gone and we are pleased to report that we completed our final three “Mandela Month” tasks. We are all blessed to have been able to take part in these initiatives. Well done to the SHA teams that made it all possible.

Liability insurance increasingly important for social media users

Social Media Liability

Liability insurance increasingly important for social media users

By simply using social media, millions of users unknowingly expose themselves to possible law suits, which could cost them hundreds of thousands of rands in legal defence costs or awards.