Wednesday, January 26, 2022

Tag: UK pier

Government urged to take action to insure the future of piers

Coinslot - Piers BALPPA Insurance seafront
BALPPA has recommended that the UK Government should underwrite the insurance of piers to allay the financial burdens they face due to their geographic vulnerability.   Recent storms may have brought the plight of piers around the country into sharp focus, but for many years operators have found organising insurance increasingly difficult due to a mix of rising premiums, and a...

UK piers to foot the bill following Doris Day

Coinslot - Piers Doris Day Storms UK
The damage caused to piers and other coastal attractions by recent storms could lead to unavoidable increases in insurance premiums, despite operator best practices. In light of this, many in the industry are calling for further governmental review and support of the sector.   Storm Doris had its day and many pier operators around the UK have been left footing an...