BLM – PROFESSIONALS WARNED OVER INCREASED RISK TO LIABILITY AS ECONOMY REOPENS
- FOIL Ireland
- FOIL select
- London FOIL
Author - Graeme Moore
The risk of professional liability has been enhanced as remote working becomes the ‘new normal’, according to risk and insurance specialists BLM.
This warning comes as the UK government has now made a major announcement on social distancing rules, reducing the current guidance from 2m to 1m+. This move will necessitate government carrying out a balancing act between business and health concerns. What is clear is that the workplace will never be the same again, with more and more employers considering the long-term benefits of working from home. For a large proportion of professional services firms, it will become standard operating practice.