In January 2020, the government announced the much-anticipated introduction of mandatory electrical safety inspections for private landlords.
The new regulations, titled The Electrical Safety Standards in the Private Rented Sector (England) Regulations 2020, were officially brought in on 1st April 2020 and apply to all new tenancies as of 1st July 2020. They will be extended to all tenancies – new and existing – as of April 1st 2021.
The government has made changes to the claims process for low value road traffic accident (RTA) related personal injury claims, commonly referred to as ‘whiplash claims’, effective from 31 May 2021Read More
Only 11% of 18 to 25 year olds who participated in the survey say they had a good understanding of what’s covered by contents insurance, compared to 61% of those over 55 years of age.Read More
The new regulations, titled The Electrical Safety Standards in the Private Rented Sector (England) Regulations 2020Read More