Is your business prepared?
Here at Imperial Claims Consultants Ltd, we often deal with fires within the home, however we also assist commercial customers with their property based insurance claims also.
If your business premises, fixtures, machinery and stock were lost due to fire or flood etc, do you have a contingency plan and the correct insurance cover to cope financially until you can be fully operational again?
In October 2015 new laws were brought in for Landlords regarding smoke and carbon monoxide detectors.
Following the very sad and preventable death of a two tenants of a possible unlicensed HMO property in London recently, we thought we would advise of the correct and legal requirements for landlords regarding smoke and carbon monoxide detectors. Read More
Looking through the logs from North Yorkshire Fire and Rescue Service, I noticed the below job.
House fire – Borrowby
Time of call: 1250 hours – 12.04.2018
Crews from Thirsk and Northallerton have dealt with a fire involving a central heating boiler in a domestic property. Damage was confined to the boiler itself. The cause is believed to be a fault on the boiler and crews used a hose reel and thermal imaging camera.
There has been a huge surge of fires caused by household appliances, for example, boilers, freezers, tumble dryers etc.
It is important to have your boiler checked and serviced annually, to maintain safety. For landlords, they must provide a CP12/Landlord Gas Safety Certificate annually to comply with regulations to ensure that the boiler is safe and in good working order. Read More