We are very conscious of the difficulties and concerns that many of our clients and contacts will be experiencing during the Coronavirus pandemic.
We want to reassure our clients of the measures we have taken to ensure that we continue to provide a high level of client service.
Our priority is to maintain service to our clients, whilst ensuring the safety and wellbeing of all our employees, clients and business partners.
Following the Government’s guidance issued on 23rd March, our people are now working largely from home, and thanks to the cloud-based nature of our infrastructure, they are well equipped to continue to offer a full risk advice & broking service, facilitated as appropriate through online communication channels ...
From May 2017, the Gangmasters and Labour Abuse Authority (GLAA) took on the role and remit of the Gangmaster Licensing Authority (GLA). It was also granted police-style powers under the Police and Criminal Evidence Act 1984 (PACE), to investigate labour abuse and exploitation across all aspects of the UK labour market as set out in the Immigration Act 2016.
Failure and non-compliance of these acts can have serious consequences and fines associated with them.
Here at Thistle, we already insure many Gangmaster providers through our Recruitment and Employment agency scheme. Thistle are up to date with the changes in legislation as well as the amalgamation of the Gangmaster Licensing Authority and the Gangmasters and Labour ...
Changes Coming Soon
As you may be aware, we became part of the PIB Group on 30th December 2016 and we’ve been working hard on how we can improve our services to our clients. As part of these improvements, in September we will be re-branding our business as PIB Insurance Brokers.
Over the coming weeks you may see some brand changes. These won’t affect the way in which your policy is handled or the office or personnel you deal with. The only change you will see is that some of our products will be renamed from Thistle Insurance Services and will now operate under the name PIB Insurance Brokers.
If we are currently looking after your insurances we ...