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War and Strikes Risks Update | 28th April 2022

The current situation in Ukraine and the related sanctions and export controls are widely known, and many businesses will be unwilling or unable to...

War and Strikes Risks Update | 22nd March 2022

The current situation in Ukraine and the related sanctions and export controls are widely known, and many businesses will be unwilling or unable to...

War and Strikes Risks Update | 3rd March 2022

The current situation in Ukraine and the related sanctions and export controls are widely known, and many businesses will be unwilling or unable to...

War and Strikes Risks Updates | 16th February 2022

In Venezuela, shortages of food and basic products have eased. Analysists therefore assess that there is an reduced risk of disruption and damage to...

Looking back on 2021: A rewind

As we enter 2022, we would like you to join us in looking back at our key highlights which sparked the most excitement within the broker community in...

War and Strikes Risks Updates | 13th January 2022

Although various risk scores have been updated this month – as they are every month – there were no movements between risk levels, meaning that...

War and Strikes Risks Updates | 14th December 2021

Although various risk scores have been updated this month – as they are every month – there were no movements between risk levels, meaning that...

Fake logistics actors exploiting cyber weaknesses in the supply chain

Cargo thieves, like criminals and legitimate companies alike, have proven to be adaptable in recent times and continue to represent a leading risk for...

War and Strikes Risks Updates | 16th November 2021

In Sudan, protests against the October military coup are affecting key bridges and roads as well as Khartoum’s international airport and Port Sudan....

War and Strikes Risks Updates | 20th October 2021

Although various risk scores have been updated this month – as they are every month – there were no movements between risk levels, meaning that...

Cargo Overcoming Objections Podcast

At NMU, we work closely with our brokers in order to understand their needs and develop insurance solutions and insight pieces which address their...

War and Strikes Risks Updates | 16th September 2021

Following recent events in Afghanistan, analysts believe that there is a reduced risk to ground transportation and airports as the Taliban transitions...

The complete cargo solution, now delivering via Acturis E-trade

Delivering on our commitment to further expand our digital trading capabilities, we are delighted to announce the launch of our Cargo E-trade...

Cargo crime and the rise of the insider threat

The first quarter of 2021 continued to challenge organisations’ resilience and ability to react to changing security risks and threats. Various...

Future Telecoms Infrastructure Review – Are your fire and security systems ready for all-IP?

The Future Telecoms Infrastructure Review highlighted that the existing UK analogue Public Switched Telephone Network (PSTN) was no longer capable of...

Ever Given Suez Canal Blockage – What does this mean for Cargo policyholders?

On Tuesday 23rd March the container ship Ever Given ran aground in the Suez Canal. The vessel, capable of carrying the equivalent of 20,000...

A Review of Cargo Crime in 2020

Throughout 2020, the speed of change in supply chains caused companies to assess, react, and adapt to new cargo crime challenges at an unprecedented...

Fast Track Claims: Simplifying small cargo losses

At NMU, we recognise the impact a fast and efficient claims service has for both brokers and policyholders. Even small claims can take months to...

NMU enhances underwriting service with dedicated new business team

Building on its established and award-winning service, NMU have created a team of Trading Underwriters to meet the ever increasing demand for new...

Port Disruption – A one off incident or a precursor to Brexit?

The recent closures of UK ports will hopefully be short lived, but with the uncertainty around what the Brexit deal may mean, the port disruption seen...

21/04/22

News: War and Strikes Risks Update | 28th April 2022

The current situation in Ukraine and the related sanctions and export controls are widely known, and manymoo... read more

05/04/22

News: Understanding risk and responsibility for machinery movement exposures

Businesses involved in the manufacture of machinery, machinery movements and specialist machinery installations may be liable formoo... read more

21/03/22

News: War and Strikes Risks Update | 22nd March 2022

The current situation in Ukraine and the related sanctions and export controls are widely known, and manymoo... read more