CARE HOME, HOME CARE, SUPPORTED LIVING
AND SOCIAL WELFARE INSURANCE

Care Home Insurance

Care Home Insurance

Care Home Insurance

Brents specialise in arranging insurance protection for businesses that operate within the care and social welfare sector.

If you operate a Care Home we can help you to ensure that you arrange your insurance on the correct basis no matter what care service you provide.

We have access to a wide range of insurance solutions, including a care home insurance policy exclusive to Brents and, with our high standards of customer care, you can be confident that any enquiries you have will be dealt with in an efficient and courteous manner.

Home Care Insurance

Home Care Insurance

Domiciliary Care and Home Care service providers will find that our team fully understand your business activities and can offer you advice and guidance when arranging your insurance cover.

 

Home Care Insurance

Supported Living Insurance

Supported Living providers are fully supported by the knowledgeable team at Brents Insurance.

We understand the key factors that affect your business and your requirement for specialist cover that differs from a standard care home policy.

Are Contractors in your Care Home Insured?

One of our clients recently called us following a particularly nasty accident at their care home. A new lift was being installed by a  lift engineering company that the care home owners had appointed. During the installation somehow the lift engineer managed to jolt the lift mechanism resulting in him suffering lacerations to his face… Read more

Is your Care Home Under- Insured?

There seems to be an accepted view that insurers won’t pay claims. This is often perpetuated by anecdotal stories of people whose claim was not settled because “the insurers wouldn’t pay out”. T.V. and films often use this perception as a great way of building a storyline to pile more misery on the poor unfortunate… Read more

What does Cyber Insurance mean to you?

Cyber Liability Insurance is something that every business should consider, after all without your data you don’t have a business. However, there are so many opportunities to buy the wrong cover as there are different levels of cover and varying degrees of understanding by both insurers, brokers and clients. Cyber liability insurance means different things… Read more

A great testimonial

Here at Brents we all strive to give a service that exceeds a clients expectations and delights them so when we receive a letter of thanks we really do appreciate it and we thought we would share it with everyone……. Hi Stuart I know we see each other regularly and I mention it to you… Read more

Directors & Officers Insurance – watch our video

Directors & Officers Insurance is a very important element of your Insurance programme that goes beyond the protection of your business to cover the individual Directors and management staff. Brents Insurance, in association with Zurich Insurance, have created a short video that explains why every Limited company should have D&O cover in place… Read more

D&O – what you need to know

Directors & Officers Insurance – D&O as we refer to it, is something that every Director should ensure is in place to protect their personal assets and liabilities yet still this is a cover that is not fully understood or appreciated. The business pays the premium for the Directors to receive the benefit of cover… Read more

Spring Newsletter

Stay safe with our seasonal newsletter. In it you will find advice for safe DIY , how to protect your property from April showers & heavy rain as well as a guide to  avoid being under-insured.   Download the Brents Spring Newsletter – click here  … Read more

CQC Care Home Ratings

CQC Care Home Ratings – what does it mean for your Care Home Insurance? Many Care Home owners that we speak to are eagerly awaiting the new CQC rating system although there is always that nervous anticipation of quite how the inspection will go and of course what rating your home will receive. When the… Read more

CCTV in Care Homes – Implications for Insurers

The mistreatment of elderly and vulnerable people in care homes is an issue which has once again reared its ugly head, as a Panorama programme aired in April 2014 and showed undercover filming of a number of distressing incidents at a care home in Braintree. Shortly after the programme hit the headlines HC-One, one of… Read more

Care Home – Avoiding Slips & Trips

Slips and trips are one of the most common accidents in care homes with both staff and residents at risk. Although Brents Insurance Care Home Policies will include insurance cover for Public and Employers Liability it’s always better to prevent someone from being injured and of course everyone would rather not have to claim under… Read more